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Colt's Hutchinson Says US Firms Should Follow Europe's MiFID II Preparations

In a conversation with Traders Magazine, Colt Technology Services' Julie Hutchinson discussed the widespread ramifications of MiFID II on European securities trading. She also said that while only a Euro-centric regulation, US firms should take heed and prepare - soon.

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Streamlining EDM Operations: Removing False Positives

– In this commentary, Brian Sentance discusses how Enterprise Data Management teams inherently rely on rules to identify exceptions that need fixing or require further investigation. However, having the right rules in place from the onset is absolutely crucial to ensure streamlined, effective operations.

CEO CHAT: Apex Clearing’s Capuzzi Says T+2 is Good Start, But T+1 Better

– In this exclusive conversation with Traders Magazine, the CEO of Apex Clearing says that the new shortening of a trade's settlement cycle is a good start. But it could be shorter, he argues.

The Rearchitecting of the Treasury Trading Business

– In a new report, Celent looks at the US treasury market and the remapping of banks’ fixed income infrastructure.

Five Ways to Prevent MIFID II Technology Decisions from Going Wrong

– In this second installment, Vela Technologies shares five ways technology designed to assist with MiFID II compliance can go wrong and how to prevent these disruptions.

SIFMA’s Snook Says Reg NMS Future Is Most Important Issue

– In remarks given at the SIFMA Equity Market Structure Conference in New York on April 26, Randy Snook, Executive Vice President, Business Policies and Practices said that from SIFMA’s standpoint, the most current issue in equity market structure is the future of Regulation NMS.

FIS and The Clearing House Launch Real-Time Payment Service

– The service – the first of its kind in the country – is designed to accelerate the path to real-time payments for U.S. financial institutions by lowering their cost of entry for connecting to the TCH Real-Time Payments (RTP) platform.

MiFID II RPA Solution Providers

– In a report shared with Traders Magazine, Integrity Research reviews the vendors who are offering platforms designed to help asset managers implement the new research unbundling rules under MiFID II.

Esprow Launches Market Simulator Platform for Algos and Venue Connectivity

– Esprow announced the launch of ETP GEMS, its Global Exchanges and Markets Simulation platform to enable market participants to test trading algorithms’ design and functionality, as well as venue connectivity, and to comply with the latest MiFID II requirements.

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