Seven of the ten best-selling exchange-traded funds in Europe were promoted by iShares, Blackrock’s ETF business, according to fund researcher Lipper. Detlef Glow, head of…
Volatility-index hedges offer long-only portfolio managers better shelter during market corrections.
Already-challenged market liquidity faces an additional regulatory threat.
Northern Trust to bring active-management tools to passive FX-trading service.
Rulemakers are seeking to eliminate ‘pockets of opacity’ in currency markets.
The incoming MiFID II regulations, covering financial markets in Europe, are likely to be delayed by a year to 2018 but this should not slow…
Platform operator’s move is the latest expansion in the burgeoning exchange-traded fund space.
The European Association of CCP Clearing Houses has asked the European Commission to consider allowing highly creditworthy buy-side firms to act as potential investment counterparties…
SEC’s Market Structure Advisory Committee Pushes Stop-order reform
Exchange group reports positive feedback on the first reduction implemented in June.
The possibility that European Union rules may harm fixed income liquidity was highlighted in responses to the EU Commission as it reviews the regulatory framework…
U.S. trading of international equities such as Nestle, Heineken and Roche, historically done over the counter via the so-called pink sheets, is now nearly fully…
Unless the bond market changes its market structure, a future crisis is more than likely.
The practice of last look in the foreign exchange market needs more transparency and will continue to be one of the most discussed issues this year according to Chris Matsko, head of FX trading services at Portware, a multi-asset execution management system.
Low oil prices has Ativo Capital seeking greater investment opportunities in Europe and the US.
Bats Global Markets has launched Hotspot Link, a customizable, private market for foreign exchange after entering the asset class last year.
A shortened settlement cycle likely to limit blockchain adoption in the back office.
Some fund managers are wary of how tightly the regulatory ship will be run.
A better way is coming to a historically manual, high-touch area of the institutional money market.
Fund managers will still need separate regulatory approval for distribution in each EU member state.