Trading Desks: Multiple Screens Arrive

TECHNOLOGY NEWS

LONDON--Trading screens could soon get a revamp following the introduction of new video-streaming technology. Datapath has teamed up with video streaming company Viewcast to create a system that offers the ability to view multiple video images on up to four monitors, delivered by one PC.

"Sports fans will love it," says one trader. "Although we could watch TV, for example, on our Reuters screen, the quality was never wonderful."

Called Dealing with Video, the system joins the Horizon multiple