Deutsche Boerse’s planned acquisition of foreign-exchange trading platform 360T, announced earlier this week, is the latest evidence that FX market assets are increasingly coveted.
Foreign exchange markets have readily adapted to screen-based trading; it’s not quite equity-like but it’s considerably further along than fixed income.
Market participants should confirm all the details of a transaction within 15 minutes of execution to meet new regulations such as the more complex reporting…
Improvements in trade monitoring/surveillance are leveling the playing field for compliance officers.
The Financial Stability Board, the international body that monitors the global financial system, said authorities have challenges accessing, using and aggregating trade reporting data. The…
Tom Doris, chief executive of OTAS Technologies, said the industry has a lot to do to meet the best execution regulations proposed under MiFID II,…
Speed may not offer quantitative traders the edge it used to, but being fast remains a critical component of a systematic strategy.
Bondcube, the electronic fixed income trading system which last year received an investment from German exchange operator Deutsche Börse, has filed for liquidation. Deutsche Börse…
Almost two weeks on, the outage that stopped trading for more than half the day on the world’s best-known stock exchange already seems to be fading into memory.
The post-execution life cycle of a U.S. equity trade is getting shorter.
As people head for the beach the last thing on their mind should be regulation. However they might not be able completely banish these thoughts…
Financial technology was the topic du jour on Wednesday at Markets Media’s Summer Trading Network.
For systematic quant traders, seamlessness of technology systems is critical.
Straight-through trade processing, long a market aspiration, may finally be gaining real traction.
A lengthy outage at the New York Stock Exchange was the biggest news in U.S. markets, putting China and Greece on the back burner at least temporarily.
New York-based firm has uniquely stitched together all that is needed over the ‘fintech’ lifecycle.
The UK investment trust structure has been attracting US fund managers, who made up a fifth of the money raised on the London Stock Exchange’s…
“There is a big concern about liquidity on both sides of the Atlantic.”
As bond-market liquidity remains challenged, institutional buy-side market participants are increasingly turning to electronic platforms to find the other side of trades.
As social media has gained ubiquity over the past six to eight years, intrigue has risen regarding how information disseminated via the medium can be used to improve trading and investing results.