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Eric Stockland
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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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13 Xtrackers ETFs Available on Schwab ETF OneSource Platform

– 13 Xtrackers ETFs are now available on Schwab ETF OneSource platform.


After Self certification Begins, Bitcoin Futures Set for CFTC Scrutiny

– After the CME and CFE self-certified new contracts for bitcoin futures products, the Commodities Futures Trading Commission is now going to hold hearings on the crypto and crypto-futures markets.


Belpointe and Chance River Launch Cryptocurrency Index

– Created by Nithin Eapen, the Belpointe Crypto Index serves to standardize measurement of the cryptocurrency markets and provides a benchmark for investment managers overseeing portfolios of cryptocurrencies.


Weekly Corporate Events 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 GALLERY: Traders Order Management Systems Overview

– In this recent slideshow, Traders Magazine documents the evolution of order and execution management systems over the last 25 years. Check out the images right here.


Linedata Partners with London Stock Exchange Group’s UnaVista for MiFID II

– Under the partnership, the firms’ mutual clients will use UnaVista as an Approved Reporting Mechanism (ARM) to report transactions to National Competent Authorities (NCAs) for all required asset classes.


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.


SSGA Launches ETFs Designed to Provide Investors Access to "New Economy"

– The three ETFs track proprietary index methodologies developed by Kensho Technologies, a provider of next-generation analytics, machine learning, and data visualization systems.


BSO Syncs Up with emagine for MiFID II

– The partnership integrates emagine’s Time as a Service (TaaS) suite with the resilience and reliability of BSO’s global low-latency network to provide an ideal platform for execution and fully traceable time to market makers.


Search for Replacement New York Fed President Begins

– The New York Federal Reserve Bank is now accepting applications and searching for a successor to William Dudley, its longstanding president.


Will MiFID II Lead Research Providers To Start Up Funds?

– As MiFID II is now officially in operation, a few research firms are trying to prove their stock picking ability by launching funds, ETFs and other investment vehicles based on their research calls.


Agecroft’s Top Hedge Fund Industry Trends for 2018

– Agecroft Partners' Don Steinbrugge shared with Traders Magazine his 9th annual hedge fund industry predictions for the New Year.


New ITG Survey Finds Buyside Expects More Blocks, Off-Exchange Liquidity Under MiFID II

– After what seems like an eternity, the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) is now a reality and in force. So, what does the buyside expect as these sweeping regulations come into play?


Gazing into the Future of Financial Market Structure…

– In this guest blog, David Weisberger says that 2016 will be a particularly humbling for a great many people in the market. Read his thoughts and rationale right here.


SteelEye CEO Smith Shares Thoughts on MiFID II Implementation

– SteelEye CEO Matt Smith shared his thoughts on MIFID II implementation and how it can be a benefit to the markets with Traders Magazine.