How did CBOE and Livevol find each other and then come to terms on a deal?
Anshu Jain, the former co-chief executive of Deutsche Bank, said financial services have been protected from disruptive technology by regulation but there will be big…
Market-maker compression, exchange fragmentation are among pressing issues.
The global bank-messaging cooperative SWIFT plans to put cyber-security and resiliency front and center at its annual user meeting in mid-October. “Cyber security is certainly…
In the coming months the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission plans to propose new regulations that aim to improve cyber-security as well as technological and…
In institutional FX, finding the other side of a trade has become more challenging in an increasingly fragmented and fast-moving electronic marketplace.
Unveiling of technical standards opens new stage in prep for MiFID II.
European derivative trade repositories UnaVista, a unit of the London Stock Exchange Group, and the Depository Trust and Clearing Corp. plan to offer a new…
Regulatory developments, technological advances and an evolving structure are among the primary themes of the institutional foreign exchange market.
The Bank of England’s Jonathan Ward said market liquidity was too cheap before the financial crisis and regulators want to ensure this does not happen again.
How much of the costs will sell-side banks be able to pass along to their buy-side customers, and how much will they have to eat?
There is no one tried-and-true method to introduce innovation within financial institutions, but there may be a method for each organization, according to a recent…
A third of buy-side firms are concerned that new regulations will increase the cost of collateral and clearing services and that some brokers may be less willing to offer these products.
Bolsa de Valores de Lima has long-term plans to become a regional trading hub.
ForexClear, part of the London Stock Exchange’s clearing unit LCH.Clearnet, has cleared more than $3 trillion in non-deliverable forwards as it plans to enter the larger market of clearing foreign exchange options next year.
After a very long period of anticipation, an interest-rate rise — this week or not — may prove anticlimactic.
In equities trading there has been a shift in the balance of power to the buy side, according to consultancy Greyspark Partners.
AFX is meant to bring the benefits of electronic exchange trading to interbank lending.
Exchange-traded funds and products listed in Europe had their third largest monthly inflows in August despite the turmoil in the market. Last month there were…
Financial technology has the capacity to truly disrupt the business of capital markets.