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Derek Edward Schloss
Traders Magazine Online News

What the !@#$ is a Security Token?

In this first part of a series, Mr. Schloss will begin to explain what a security token is by explaining how the building blocks of securities law are fundamental to understanding the tremendous value security tokens will one day unlock.

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Many Sources of Liquidity, Many Sources of Uncertainty

– In his latest blog post, Ollie Cadman of Vela looks at the diversity of business models associated with the SI regime and the impact of that diversity on market transparency and how liquidity is accessed in the emerging new landscape.


ON THE MOVE: Citi Lands Mostowfi for Electronic Equities

– The weekly recap of hires, job moves and promotions around Wall Street.


Fixed Income Electronification Pushes Trading, Ops Closer

– Keeping the operations team away from the trading desk is becoming a losing proposition for asset managers as the fixed income markets become more electronified.


BNY Mellon Launches FX Options

– The options business is being led by Sam Osterman, who joined BNY Mellon as Global Head of FX Options in January.


Avoiding Collateral Damage: An Intelligent Approach to Pre-Trade Risk

– In this blog shared by Vela, the firm explores how not having an adequate pre-trade risk system presents enormous problems – it essentially means a firm can’t do business.


Should Your Customers Trust You with Their Data?

– In this shared article, the CEO of Evident discusses the value of data and how it must be protected.


Nasdaq Announces the Board of Directors of its U.S. Exchanges

– Exchange operator Nasdaq has announced the election of directors to its board.


The 3 Types of Cryptocurrency Traders that are Kicking Your Butt

– In this guest blog, one crypto executive examines the three types of token traders who outperform the market and hot to spot them.


DeepWell Expands and Hires Globally

– The new hires will be based in London, New York, Singapore and Sydney.


The VR Revisions and FRTB

– Guest contributor George Bollenbacher shares with Traders Magazine his views on how the rollback of unpopular rules, such as the Volcker Rule, can have unintended consequences.


The Ways in Which Artificial Asset Management Will Change the Industry

– Artificial intelligence technology is going to have a major impact on the world of finance. This post will look at some of the ways in which AI is changing the future of asset management.


Weekly Corporate Events Calendar

– 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.


LCH Receives Recognition as a Central Counterparty in Mexico

– Banco de México grants approval to LCH Ltd to clear OTC interest rate derivatives in Mexico.


SIX's 2018 Listings Top Last Year

– The number of listings on the Swiss stock exchange already exceeds that in the whole of last year in the first half of the year. A total of six companies joined the Swiss stock exchange in 2017.


MiFID II Turns Spotlight on Buyside OMS/EMS Spending, Greenwich Reports

– New Greenwich Associates reports institutional investors are spending more money on their order/execution management systems in wake of MiFID II.