Tech briefs

Merrill Lynch upgrades turrets in Tokyo

Merrill Lynch Japan Securities will upgrade its Syntegra turrets for more than 250 traders as part of the bank’s move to new trading floors in Tokyo at the start of 2004.

Traders will use Syntegra’s latest voice trading technology with 200 pV405Hi and 54 pV105Hi turrets running ITS Release 15 software for its FX, fixed income and equities traders.

ICY launches new version of FX options tool

French firm ICY Software launches a new release of its FX options