In this guest blog, Greenwich Associates' Craig Viani ponders why equity trading trails the technological progress made in other industries.
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November 25, 2015 – ITG is now offering its Asian clients and traders another venue in which to source block liquidity.
November 25, 2015 – Deutsche Bank just lost Serge Marston, its former head of global e-commerce, to ICAP.
November 25, 2015 – Exchange-traded funds designed to mimic the strategies of hedge funds are mimicking their way into some serious losses of late.
November 25, 2015 – China has canceled a rule requiring brokerages to hold daily net long positions in their proprietary trading accounts as the nation’s stock market stabilizes following its summer slump, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
November 24, 2015 – On November 12th, traders and brokers gathered at Bryant Park Grill outside adjacent to the New York Public Library to listen to thought-leaders discuss the impact of China in the global capital markets.
November 24, 2015 – The Asia Pacific Stock Exchange (APX) is changing its name to Sydney Stock Exchange.
November 24, 2015 – Amid a global shakeup of its corporate workforce, Deutsche bank has named a new head of its global equities business.
November 24, 2015 – Wedbush is bolstering its futures business and has hired a new head to run the group.
November 24, 2015 – The New York attorney general is investigating possible manipulation in foreign-exchange trading, according to a person familiar with the matter.
November 23, 2015 – The Security Traders Association held a gala dinner to honor the achievements of the STA, regional chapters of the organization and discuss the path forward for the trading entity.
November 23, 2015 – According to Tabb Group's Equities LiquidityMatrix, month-over-month volume decreased 3% while year-over-year industry volume decreased 9%. Also, October 2015 had the smallest industry trade size in the last 10 years.
November 23, 2015 – U.S. futures volume continues it meteoric rise in the third quarter, leaping 11% percent from the second quarter’s levels.
November 23, 2015 – ING takes next step with block chain technology and joins R3 consortium
November 23, 2015 – The global exchange industry is a work in progress, according to London Stock Exchange Group PLC Chief Executive Officer Xavier Rolet.
November 23, 2015 – The New York Stock Exchange is eliminating an order type that investors including BlackRock Inc. blame for exacerbating extreme share-price swings on Aug. 24.