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Bond Algos Tap into ETF Liquidity and Efficiency Gains

Algorithmic trading has picked up steam in the corporate bond market as fixed income trading desks appear to follow the playbook of equities. But skeptics contend this is unlikely, arguing that bond desks are quite different and will undergo their own electronic transformation.

genesis Launches Automated Quoting System to Enhance Fixed Income Trading

AQS will replace pricing processes with smarter, automated workflows.

Low Volatility Drives Feb U.S. Gov Bonds Growth to $83.9B ADV or +3.7% YOY

Tradeweb monthly report notes new records in average daily trading volume (ADV) in U.S. Treasuries, U.S. Investment-Grade Credit, and European ETFs, despite a notable decline in market volatility.

Canadian Structured Finance 2018 Year in Review: Trends Softening as Pressures Build

DBRS released its annual industry study entitled “Canadian Structured Finance 2018 Year in Review: Strong Performance Trends Softening in 2019 as Pressures Build.”

“Electronification” and The Technology Revolution in Corporate Bond Trading

In the piece, Iseult Conlin, US Institutional Credit Product Manager at Tradeweb, describes the evolution of the market and how you need to look at the intricacies of market structure to see the full picture how technology is changing things.

Change Is Coming to the MBS Market

IHS Markit released the following Q&A and shared it with Traders Magazine on the Single Security Initiative from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Bitvore Announces Availability of New Corporate Daily Briefs

The New Corporate Daily Briefs provide key corporate material business events for better trader decision making.

Intercontinental Exchange Announces The Launch of ICE Bonds

ICE Bonds offers access to deep liquidity pools, multiple trading protocols and a vast breadth of fixed income data and analytics.

QuantHouse On-Boards Fenics USTreasuries

Delivering access to the $500+ billion daily turnover of the US cash treasury market via the qh API Ecosystem.

CanDeal Partners with Six Canadian Banks to Create Market Data Hub

DataVault Innovations will be a consolidation and distribution point for Canadian over-the-counter (OTC) bond and derivatives data, which will be available directly to end-users as well as third-party distributors.

Concannon 'Graduates' To Fixed Income

Former equities market superstar Chris Concannon, the new MarketAxess COO, said fixed income electronic market development is at an early stage.

CUSIP Request Volume Sends Mixed Signals to Kick Off 2019

In the first cusip report of 2019, corporate registration volume trends down while municipal volume rises.

What's New in Fixed Income?

In this shared item from Eventus, Traders Magazine readers can get a glimpse of what the fixed income market can expect this year at the recent STAC conference.

Citi, Goldman Sachs and JPM Lead in 2018 Global Fixed Income Market Share

Greenwich Associates announces 2018 Share and Quality Leaders in global fixed income.

Greenwich Associates Examines European Fixed Income Markets

The consultancy examines the unique market structure of government and corporate debt in Europe.