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Eric Stockland
Traders Magazine Online News

Incentivizing a Better Market

In this blog from IEX, the exchange announces a first-of-its-kind fee that is designed to improve all trading, including the experience of displayed orders - the Signal Fee.

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ON THE MOVE: Silber to Head FX Sales at Credit Suisse

– In this week's moves, Credit Suisse nabbed a pro to run its forex and emerging market fx sales group. Also, Instinet has lured two pros for its research group and Nasdaq loses a data executive.


LiquidityBook Opens New London Office to Support European Growth

– New Waterhouse Square office space to support trading technology provider in its continued expansion in the UK and Continental Europe.


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.


Indeco Launches First Token Pre-sale Under SEC’s Regulation Crowdfunding Rules

– At Token Summit, the conference on the emerging token-based economy, Indeco announced the world’s first crypto asset pre-sale under the SEC’s rules for Regulation Crowdfunding (“Reg CF”).


FIX Industry Panel: Tech Versatility Must Rise with MiFID II, CAT’s Wild Arrival

– FIX Trading Community has shared with Traders Magazine some of the highlights from its recent confab in New York. This winter’s regional meeting raised fresh questions as the industry stares down twin-barreled trade reporting mandates on both sides of the Atlantic—MiFID II and the CAT.


Cboe Futures Exchange (CFE) Authorized to Provide Automated Trading Services in Hong Kong

– CFE to allow Hong Kong firms to become trading privilege holders (TPHs); connect directly to CFE Cboe Global Markets opens office in Hong Kong as exchange’s Asian outreach continues.


Eze Software, MSCI Partner Roll Out Real-Time Factor Analysis

– Now integrated into Eze's system, MSCI’s factor indexes and analytics models can help investment managers understand portfolio movements and market risk, enabling them to build portfolios based on objectives and risk tolerance.


R3’s DLT Corda Now Available Amazon Marketplace

– AWS customers can now build and deploy applications for finance and commerce on Corda.


FLASHBACK FRIDAY GALLERY: New York GMST World Markets Launch Party

– In this week's Flashback, Traders Magazine goes back to December 2000 and the New York GMST World Markets Launch Party.


What Next for Traders Saying Goodbye to AOL Instant Messenger?

– In this exclusive to Traders Magazine, Lesli Fairchild discusses how the DEC 15 shutdown of AOL Messenger will affect traders and what alternatives are out there.


Every Cloud has a Regulatory Lining

– In this exclusive item shared by Nasdaq to Traders Magazine, the authors focus on the adoption of the cloud by the financial sector and the various regulatory hurdles these firms are faced with.


Bitfinex And Communications

– In this shared article, Ronn Torossian discusses secure trading of cybercurrencies and how one exchange is trying to stay one step ahead.


Absa Joins CLS as a New Settlement Member

– Absa joins 66 other leading banks in becoming a settlement member in CLSSettlement, a payment-versus-payment settlement service for the global foreign exchange market.


Saigon Securities Selects Market Maker Horizon

– Horizon Software was selected by Saigon Securities to make markets in warrants and futures on the Hanoi Stock Exchange and Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange.


CME Sets Dec 18 Date for Bitcoin Futures Trading

– Just moments after Cboe announced its December 10 start date for bitcoin futures trading, CME Group plans to begin trading the crypto currency on Dec 18.