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2009-01-21 07:30:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- RTS Realtime Systems Group (RTS), a leading trading solutions provider, announced a new technology partnership with First Insight, the fastest provider of weather information to the trading and financial markets. The recently launched alliance enables commodity traders employing algorithmic trading to feed digitized real-time data on weather-related news, government weather forecasts and technical indicators into their automated or semi-automated trading...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'