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Eric Stockland
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Incentivizing a Better Market

In this blog from IEX, the exchange announces a first-of-its-kind fee that is designed to improve all trading, including the experience of displayed orders - the Signal Fee.

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SEC Agenda for Fixed Income Market Structure Advisory Committee

The January 11 meeting will focus on bond market liquidity issues, and will also cover certain administrative items

SSGA 2018 Outlook: "Let the Good Times Roll?"

State Street Global Advisors has shared with Traders Magazine its 2018 Market Outlook titled, “Let the Good Times Roll?" in which SSGA outlines the following strategies for investors to position their portfolios in the new year.

Liquidnet Launches Virtual High Touch Workflow for Fixed Income

New workflow and audit trail represents a MiFID II compliant solution to corporate bond trading,

Equity ETF Inflows Could Top $300B in 2017

If sports broadcaster Mel Allen were alive and covering the exchange-traded fund markets, he might exclaim, “How about that?” as equity inflows appear poised to hit $300 billion this year.

The Decade in Fixed Income Trading

As Markets Media celebrates its 10th anniversary, it looks back at 10 years in fixed income trading and how that business has evolved.

PMP Lessons Learned

In this contributed article from BondWave, the author reminds that the concept of Prevailing Market Price (PMP) has been in the fixed income markets for over a decade and with new regulations coming a new approach to PMP will be needed.

Bank Spending on Fixed Income Desk RegTech Tops $20B

The cost of fixed income trading desk compliance has just breached a milestone.

BNP Paribas and GTS Announce Strategic Collaboration

BNP Paribas will leverage GTS’ trading tech to further improve pricing to clients in the secondary market for U.S. Treasuries.

Making the Market: Building Prices in Fixed Income

In this shared report, Vela presents the evolution of the fixed income market, and the technology implications for buy-side and sell-side firms.

MiFID II and Fixed Income - Big Changes on the Horizon

In this white paper shared with Traders Magazine, FlexTrade examines MiFID II and its impact on Fixed Income trading.

LiquidityEdge Launches OTR US Treasuries Trading with Barclays and Credit Suisse

Traders can trade fully executable streaming off-the-runs alongside on-the-runs, tackling bifurcation and liquidity fragmentation.

Charles River and OpenDoor Partner to Expand Fixed Income Liquidity Access

The Charles River IMS will provide connectivity to leading global fixed income venues, enabling buy-side clients to source liquidity across asset classes and other things.

Corporate Bond Investors Love Data and Analytics

In a new report, Greenwich Associates note corporate bond investors are making up for the loss of market liquidity by deploying new tools that leverage data and analytics.

BondWave Launches the New Engine for Fixed Income

The new engine, Effi, enables fixed income traders, advisors and investors to monitor and service accounts, identify and communicate trade ideas, and dynamically support client interactions.

INTL FCStone Launches Structured Products Online Calculator

The new calculator showcases thousands of structured product prices across asset classes in a manner that provides unparalleled transparency and instructional support to the marketplace