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Eric Stockland
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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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Cboe Global Markets Announces Changes in Exchange Boards

– As a result of the changes, Cboe’s six U.S. securities exchanges will have the same six directors as of January 1, 2018.


Vela Adds Virtu to its Systematic Internaliser Data Hub

– Vela adds one of the top global market makers to its MiFID II solution offering.


ON THE MOVE: Credit Suisse Grabs Dunning as Head of Sales Trading EMEA

– In this first 2018 installment of On The Move, Credit Suisse hires for its EMEA trading desk while RJO lands a pair of sales traders in London. DTCC also named a new CEO for one of its divisions.


IHS Markit Connects thinkFolio to TRADEcho for MiFID II Trade Reporting

– Additional enhancements to thinkFolio enable easier connection to 20-plus venues.


FLASHBACK FRIDAY GALLERY: St Jude 19th Annual Taste of New York

– The holidays are a time of celebrating but also of giving and eating. In today's Flashback Friday Gallery Traders Magazine goes back to December 2008 and Pier Sixty where Wall Street's professionals got together to ring in the holiday to raise money for St Jude Children's Hospital and sample some of New York's best cuisine. …


Cboe Data Shop Plans to Add FX Offerings, Spot and Futures Bitcoin Data

– The new service gives customers direct, immediate access to comprehensive data sets in both asset classes.


Commcise and RSRCHXchange Deliver End-to-End MIFID II Research Solution

– The collaboration will provide asset managers with new tools to ensure regulatory compliance and provide transparency for institutional research consumption.


Breaking Through: Linda Raschke, Part 2

– In this second part of the final piece in the Breaking Through series is a conversation with Linda Raschke, who moved from the trading floor to the trading screen by chance, yet went on to have an extremely successful career. Read on to learn about Linda’s career path, how she bounces back from losses and more.


MiFID II: Another Well Intentioned Regulation that Could Undermine Investment Boutiques Managers

– While the proposed MiFID II regulatory changes are well-intended, FIS Group believes they represent yet another costly regulation that could have a disproportionately negative impact on small firms as opposed to large ones


IHS Markit Names UBS as Design Partner for Vendor Due Diligence Hub

– There are now five global banks now working with IHS Markit's KY3P to transform third party risk management.


Eze Software Bolsters Currency Hedging Risk Management With WISERISK

– Eze OMS users will get more automation, visibility and precision in managing currency risk in real-time.


BNP Paribas Shares Top Thematic FX Trades for 2018

– As the New Year is almost here, BNP Paribas has shared with Traders Magazine its outlook for the global foreign exchange markets.


A New Era in Capital Markets Surveillance: As Far as the AI Can See

– Regulatory pressures are driving strong global demand for cross-asset automated surveillance capabilities that leverage Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies. Celent analyzes current market practices in surveillance, key technology trends, and makes predictions on the coming future.


Indeco Applauds Clayton Statement on Cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings

– David Levine, CEO of Indeco, expressed joy in response to SEC Chairman Jay Clayton’s Statement on Cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings. Indeco recently announced the world’s first crypto asset pre-sale under the SEC’s rules for Regulation Crowdfunding.


Thomson Reuters Introduces MiFID II Compliant Multilateral Trading Facility for FX Derivatives Trading

– Thomson Reuters MTF provides FXall and Forwards Matching users a compliant source of liquidity.