Friday, October 7, 2022


Flash Friday
FLASH FRIDAY: Tech Spending Seen Rising as Traders Demand Better Data

FLASH FRIDAY: Tech Spending Seen Rising as Traders Demand Better Data

To stay competitive firms must continue to invest in the most advanced data tools.


Traders Feature

Industry Needs Shift to ‘Straight-Through Workflows’

It’s time to assess technology users' needs holistically, rather than granularly at the application level.


2022 U.S. Women in Finance Awards: The Finalists

Event will be held Thursday, Nov. 17 at the Hard Rock Hotel in New York City.

BMLL Launches No Code Visual Application

BMLL Vantage offers granular Level 3 order book data for US and European equities and ETFs.

BSX Launches New Investor Education Initiative

One of the Exchange's key ESG pillars is to promote greater financial literacy, said MIAX CEO.

Vlad Khandros to Lead OneChronos Markets

Khandros is hired to lead new alternative trading system.

Yie-Hsin Hung: From NYLIM to SSGA

Markets Media's 2019 Person of the Year embodies ethos of upcoming Women in Finance Awards.

Ray Dalio Steps Down From Bridgewater Associates

Dalio founded the hedge fund 47 years ago.

Cboe Joins Pyth Network to Bring Market Data to Blockchain

Exchange operator will contribute real-time, derived market data, starting with 10 equities symbols.

Citi Unveils 7-Day Sweeps

The new offering extends cash concentration to non-business days.

TNS Partners With Blue Ocean Technologies

Blue Ocean ATS provides US stock trading capabilities outside of traditional exchange hours.


TECH TUESDAY: Data, Surveillance Top Compliance Concerns

Nasdaq Global Compliance Survey shows a shift away from remote work as the key consideration.


Viewpoint: Full Service Confidence

Viewpoint: Full Service Confidence
Dmitry Kay, Co-head of EM FX Trading, Europe at UBS discusses the challenges in achieving best execution in turbulent markets.



An Industry at an Inflection Point

An Industry at an Inflection Point
By Stephen Collie, Co-Head of Client Delivery and Co-Founder, FINBOURNE Technology  

Goldman Sachs Launches Liquidity Seeking Algo Sonar Dark X

Goldman Sachs Launches Liquidity Seeking Algo Sonar Dark X
It is the first liquidity-seeking algorithm on Atlas, the equities trading platform introduced in 2019.

Technology Transformation Trends in the Securities Industry 

Technology Transformation Trends in the Securities Industry 
Monica Summerville of Celent highlights cloud adoption, mainframe modernization, and data as key areas.

The Coming Web3 Digital Asset Revolution

The Coming Web3 Digital Asset Revolution
By Sandy Kaul, SVP, Digital Assets and Industry Advisory Services, Franklin Templeton


Broker-Dealers to Pay Over $1.1bn in Penalties

The firms did not maintain off-channel communications, in violation of the federal securities laws.

Further Policy Work Needed on Margin Practices

Report examines margin calls in March-April 2020 and their repercussions.

ISDA DerivatiViews – Phase Six IM: The End Of The Beginning

The September 1 deadline for IM passed without any major disorder.


Raising the Bar on Retail Best Execution in Europe

As equities trading gains ground with the younger generation, brokers must adapt. 

The Evolution of Retail Investment Activity

The relationship between social media activity and retail market structure has weakened.


E*TRADE is Morgan Stanley Wealth Management’s Robo-Advisor

Morgan Stanley completed the acquisition of E*TRADE in 2020.

SS&C Announces Blue Prism Intelligent Automation Platform

The platform combines RPA, BPM, AI and No-code offerings.

OCC September Volume Increases 12%

Equity derivatives clearing organization reports the third highest month on record.

SpiderRock Selects Eventus for Trade Surveillance Solution

Tech provider has deployed Eventus' Validus solution, initially for futures and options on futures.

Goldman Sachs Announces the Launch of Visual Structuring

New tool aims to streamline workflows for options pre-trade analysis.

Digital Assets

Crypto ETP Trading Volume Falls to Two-Year Low

Ethereum-based products witnessed one of their most challenging months in September.

‘Crypto Winter’ Highlights Importance of Custody

Crypto assets have not been protected in some bankruptcies.

What Will Digital Assets and Blockchain Mean for Buy-Side Trading?

By Mike Wilkins, Head of Industry Solutions, R3

Delphia Launches Digital Asset Ecosystem 

Initial rollout includes utility token and play-to-earn game, with additional features to come.