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Barings Takes Multi-Asset Approach

09.02.2014

The hedge-fund model of investing, characterized by lock-up periods and an over-reliance on alternative investments, is out of step with the current economic environment, according to a veteran portfolio manager. Read more

Wealth Managers Look to Alternatives

09.02.2014

Registered investment advisors, like many of their wealthy clients, are looking ahead to retirement, which for many isn’t that far … Read more

Luxembourg Launches LEI Service

09.02.2014

LuxCSD, the central securities depository, has launched a service to issue legal entity identifiers for Luxembourg-domiciled entities in order to … Read more

Banks Hike OTC Compression

08.29.2014

Banks are hiking their usage of swaps compression in order to reduce their amount of notional OTC derivatives outstanding as … Read more

Summer C-Level Series: Tom Doris, OTAS Technologies

08.29.2014

This entry is part 24 in the series Summer C-Level SeriesWhat have been the main themes of your business so … Read more

Summer C-Level Series: David Mertens, Jensen Investment Management

08.29.2014

Many of our clients – financial advisors and institutional investors – have been lowering their exposure to actively... Read more

Regulators Walk Fine Line On Market Structure

08.28.2014

Regulators appear to be striking the correct balance between fostering innovation and ensuring fairness and market stability. “Based on what … Read more

Summer C-Level Series: John Superson, Victory Networks

08.28.2014

This entry is part 22 in the series Summer C-Level SeriesWhat have been the major themes of your business so … Read more

Visualize This

08.28.2014

While charts and graphs present immediately consumable data, there are many ways to improve upon the presentation of this information … Read more

Execution and Routing Rules Termed Antiquated

08.27.2014

The push for greater transparency in markets has led to calls for revamping Securities and Exchange Commission rules surrounding execution quality and order routing. Read more

Summer C-Level Series: Phil Copeland, Avoka

08.27.2014

Telling the Avoka story within the financial services industry and particularly focusing on the importance ... Read more

SEC Tightens Securitization Rules

08.27.2014

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday voted to adopt regulations setting forth data format standards for asset-backed security that … Read more

Market Maker Leverages Sophisticated Technology

08.26.2014

Global Trading Systems is a prototypical 21st trading company, combining market smarts with technology to derive a maximum ROI (Return … Read more

Summer C-Level Series: Ismail Amla, Capco

08.26.2014

Major themes we have seen in the industry this year start with the excruciating amount of change banks are expected to undergo in the immediate term. Read more

Endowment Model Not Just for Institutions

08.26.2014

The long-term success of the endowment model can be replicated by both institutions and individuals, according to Jeff Sica, chairman … Read more

Data Visualization Demand Spikes

08.25.2014

The past year has seen a significant uptick in the demand for data visualization, driven by the fact that the … Read more

Summer C-Level Series: Victor Yodaiken, FSMLabs

08.25.2014

Self-healing time networks, cross-check and manageability. Read more

Small Caps Shine

08.25.2014

Small cap companies have proven to be dependable sources of equity and fixed income returns during the current cycle, Lamar … Read more

Brazil To Merge Clearing Systems

08.22.2014

Brazil’s BM&FBOVESPA is migrating to a single clearing platform from which it plans to offer real-time clearing services allowing members … Read more

RIAs Expand Options Usage

08.22.2014

Listed options are being utilized to a larger degree by registered investment advisors and family offices, part of a trend … Read more


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