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David Azaraf
Traders Magazine Online News

Five Predictions for Crypto in 2019

In this guest article, David Azaraf examines 5 macro trends that crypto investors and traders should watch out for in the next 12 months.

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State Street Opens Abu Dhabi Office

– New office predicated on recent research from State Street that revealed institutional investors are bullish on Middle East and North Africa growth.


T+Fewer: Why Settlement Times Keep Falling

– Could T+1 settlement be coming soon? One exec thinks so.


Top 10 Altcoins for 2019

– In this shared article author Mina Downs gives her projections as to what will be the top "altcoins" in 2019.


Florida Alternative Investment Authority Annual Meet Set for Oct 18

– Investors, fund managers, allocators get ready for Miami confab to discuss latest topics and trends.


London Capital Group Announces Crypto Offering

– Clients of LCG will now be able to trade CFDs on popular cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin and Ethereum.


Weekly Corporate Event Highlights

– Staying on top of corporate events is critical for any investment firm. Here are the selected events from Wall Street Horizon impacting the most widely held securities scheduled for this week.


FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Blockchain Trading Technology Is Coming to the Capital Markets, Greenwich Says

– In this week's FLASHBACK FRIDAY feature, Traders Magazine looks back three years ago and the promise of blockchain. Has it lived up to the hype? Has the market embraced it - why or why not?


Electronic Bond Trading Set To Rise in Asia-Pac

– Traders in the Asia-Pacific region are becoming more willing to embrace electronic trading of corporate bonds according to a survey from the International Capital Market Association.


MiFID II Reaches Across the Pond: Is This the Calm Before the Storm?

– Despite the view that MiFID II is a European regulation, US investment managers are experiencing disruption as they align their research payment and execution practices with the influential standard.


TradingScreen Offers Checks and Balances Feature into OEMS

– TradingScreen OEMS to further benefit buy-side with additional real-time risk solutions and pre-trade compliance functionality.


CDS Market Decline Leaves Fixed Income Investors Searching for Solutions

– A new study from Greenwich Associates shows that CDS, the traditional hedging product pioneered in the 1990s, have fallen behind ETFs in popularity as investors’ tool of choice for managing credit exposure.


FlexTrade OMS Heads 'Down Under'

– A leading Aussie broker selects FlexOMS for order routing and algorithmic trading.


ICE Data Services and OneMarketData to Offer Real-time Streaming Tick Data and Analytics

– This service will be provided over the ICE Consolidated Feed, which delivers aggregated real-time data and content from over 600 global sources. ICE Data Services will be the exclusive third party distributor for this hosted service.


40 Percent of Institutional Investors Lost More Than $10K Due to Bad Corporate Event Data

– According to a new survey put out by Wall Street Horizon, 40% of institutional investors lost more than ten thousand dollars due to bad corporate event data.


A Glimpse into the Dark Underbelly of Cryptocurrency Markets

– In this shared article, author Nic Carter investigates the key drivers of the unrelenting cryptocurrency/cryptoasset markets, and focus on the incentives which cause rankings sites to uncritically include junk exchange volume in their data.