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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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.
In a new report, Celent looks at the US treasury market and the remapping of banks fixed income infrastructure.
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.
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.
In this Q&A with Traders Magazine, Louie De Luna, Director of Marketing at ALDEC, talks about trading technologies such as Field Programmable Gate Arrays, software and latency issues and how his firm looks to help high-frequency and other speed-dependent traders in their quest to achieve best execution.
Risk whether it be geopolitical or interest rate is still the first thing on traders minds as April draws to a close.
In this guest commentary from David Weisberger, he questions whether or not IEX's order types or routing practices truly help retail investors. He also advocates that the SEC should order IEX to include specific disclaimers about both displayed quotes and its handling of retail investor orders.
All eyes will be looking towards Washington this week as tensions continue to grow as the US and China move military assets towards North Korea to dissuade the 'hermit kingdom' from further developing its nuclear arms program.
In this blog shared with Traders Magazine, IEX's Eric Stockland, discusses latency arbitrage and how the newest public stock market is trying to level the trading playing field.
In this contributed article, FlexTrade's Ivy Schmerken reviews the merits of corporate bond trading platforms in the electronic age.
In this week's review and recap, last week's jobs report and other factors failed to spur trading. This week's outlook, aside from a few speeches, looks to be equally quiet.
A potential US rule change which could allow equities as an acceptable form of collateral is being considered by the SEC, market participants heard this week, although the outcome could be affected by personnel changes at the securities regulator.
Margin requirements for non-cleared derivatives have boosted clearing.
The buy side is increasingly looking to trade cost analyst TCA to help it meet its growing mandate for transparency. And the need for TCA is not just for equities trades anymore.
In Part II of this Q&A: FX Trading in Asia Pacific, Vinay Trivedi, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives and Head of FX Sales, APAC at FlexTrade Systems, discusses how the regulatory push for best execution is impacting FX trading in Asia, and why its driving demand for transaction cost analysis (TCA) through the execution management system (EMS).