Commentary

Traders Magazine Online News

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.

Traders Poll

Do you expect KCG to garner a bid better than the $1.3 billion offered already by Virtu Financial?




Free Site Registration

Brokerage Channel

News

Plato Partnership and LiquidMetrix to Research Block Trade Performance

Plato Partnership,a not-for-profit company, announced its intention to enter into a cooperation agreement with LiquidMetrix, to research, design and implement a stronger methodology for assessing block trade performance.

ITG Set to Offer Conditional Orders for POSIT Alert in Europe

POSIT Alert clients who choose to enable this new unctionality will have the option to interact with sell-side conditional orders, providing the opportunity to execute in the POSIT MTF against block liquidity from participating institutional brokers.

ON THE MOVE: Greifeld to Join Virtu Board While Susi Exits KCG

In this week's On The Move, there are more changes at BTIG as the firm hired a quartet of traders for its fixed income desk. Also, more happenings at KCG, JP Morgan and Virtu while Dash Financial lands a new CFO.

Articles

Guide to Correspondent Clearing Firms

A guide to correspondent clearing firms as presented by Clearing Quarterly & Directory.

BofA Trims Options Algo Suite

Rebirthed KCG Holdings is integrating Knight Capital's and GETCO's electronic trading groups and products and integrating them into a single trading platform.

Hedge Funds' AUM Appetite Seen Growing

Hedge funds' assets under management and their appetite for investments, including equities, is expected to grow this year.

KOR Opens Consultancy, Lobby Firm

After several months of reorganizing, KOR Trading has again stepped out into the consultancy business.

New Blood

Fresh-faced yet experienced graduates are entering investment firms in strong numbers. Traders looks at this crop of bright young things and the new skills and placing new demands on the buyside.

Instinet Promotes Kellner to CEO

Instinet Promotes Kellner to CEO