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Reinventing Trading Venues: How AI Can Help Create a More Efficient Market

In this whitepaper shared with Traders Magazine, the Hegarty Group examines how artificial intelligence and machine learning can help traders execute more efficiently.

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Regulators To Review MiFID II Implementation

Six EU supervisors are planning to review transaction reporting.

Compliance – An Opportunity, Not Just a Cost

How capital markets firms can stay agile in the face of regulatory changes.

Charles River and Liquidnet Add Fixed Income Matching and Advanced Equity Trading Capabilities

Equity and fixed income traders can now sync their Charles River IMS trade blotter with Liquidnet continuously, to seek to match and execute trades.

Crypto Assets Need Common EU-Wide Approach - EMSA

The Advice clarifies the existing EU rules applicable to crypto-assets that qualify as financial instruments, and provides ESMA’s position on any gaps and issues in the current EU financial regulatory framework for consideration by EU policymakers.

FRTB: The Road to IMA

Banks need to start using the biggest and best data available in the market and not rely on just their own data or data they collected from publicly available sources alongside “expert judgement” to fill the gaps when it comes to meeting IMA.

The 2019 Regulatory Focus According to SEC Chairman Clayton

Mitchell Crabbe, Senior Securities Content Specialist at Kaplan Financial Education shares with Traders Magazine his thoughts on what SEC Chairman Clayton will focus on this year.

SEC Bullish on Future of Digital Assets

In this guest blog, author Michael Spencer discusses how the U.S.' leading regulator has changed its stance on digital assets.

SEC Staff Encourages Continued Engagement on Impact of MiFID II Research Provisions

U.S.' leading financial markets regulator solicits opinions and comments on MiFID II provision.

SIFMA CEO Bentsen Discusses Regulatory Trends for 2019

SIFMA president and CEO Ken Bentsen shares his insights on the regulatory trends he expects in the year ahead.

MiFIR Offering from Kaizen Now Includes APA Trade Reporting

MiFIR trade reporting specialist Chris Machin to head development of new offering.

SEC Approves Rebate Pilot

Regulators are going to collect data on fees exchanges pay for order flow.

FIA Issues Updated CCP Risk Management Recommendations

There are 15 specific recommendations FIA believes would improve the health and safety of the global clearing system.

Healthy Markets Advocates for Changes to SEC’s Order Handling Rule Reforms

Healthy Markets, a financial markets consultancy, shared with Traders Magazine its latest comment letter on recent Order Handling Rule reforms. The consultancy believes the current reform package could have negative effects on smaller firms and brokers and proposes changes of its own.

MiFID II Increases Trading Costs

Trading costs and post-trade price improvement are highest on lit venues.

No Bitcoin ETFs Yet

SEC Chairman Jay Clayton recently reiterated the agency’s position that there needs to be more market surveillance, security and solutions for the custody of the nascent asset class.

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Unraveling the Ramifications of the ETF Bubble

In this week's FLASHBACK FRIDAY, Traders Magazine looks back to 2015 when one commentator argued the ETF market was near a bubble and how the market has fared since.

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