Sunday, October 2, 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.


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.

Market Risk Becomes Top Concern of Capital Market Execs

Concerns over counterparty risk have also increased.

‘Crypto Winter’ Highlights Importance of Custody

Crypto assets have not been protected in some bankruptcies.

JonesTrading Partners with Boldwater

JonesTrading anticipates near- and long-term client demand for its Capital Introduction Services. 

Nasdaq Restructures into Three Divisions

Divisions are Market Platforms, Capital Access Platforms, and Anti-Financial Crime.

Delphia Launches Digital Asset Ecosystem 

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

Yie-Hsin Hung Named State Street GA President & CEO

Hung has served as CEO of New York Life Investment Management since 2015.

DTCC, Snowflake Partner on Data

Using Snowflake Data Cloud, DTCC aims to boost market transparency and operational efficiency while reducing risk.


TECH TUESDAY: Delving Into Nasdaq Digital Assets with Ira Auerbach

New business head says digital assets "can offer some of the most transformative innovations the world has ever seen."


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

What Will Digital Assets and Blockchain Mean for Buy-Side Trading?
By Mike Wilkins, Head of Industry Solutions, R3



Storebrand Deploys Bloomberg’s BQuant Enterprise

Storebrand Deploys Bloomberg’s BQuant Enterprise
The platform allows efficient development and deployment of data driven quantitative research across asset classes.

Pershing X Aims to Transform the Advisory Marketplace

Pershing X Aims to Transform the Advisory Marketplace
The firm positions itself as a major fintech player in the wealthtech space.

Why Humans Will Always Play a Role in Fixed Income Trading

Why Humans Will Always Play a Role in Fixed Income Trading
Technology must support rather than replace human interaction, Broadway Technology's Bruce Boytim writes.


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

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

White House Releases Comprehensive Framework for Responsible Development of Digital Assets

New reports outline recommendations to protect investors.

FINRA Fines BofA Securities $5m

Firm failed to report OTC options positions in over 7.4 million Instances.


The Evolution of Retail Investment Activity

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

What Motivates Retail Options Traders?

Tim de Silva of MIT assesses factors driving retail option trading, how the trades are performing, and the effect on equilibrium prices.


Signals-Based Approach Raises Bar on AML Transaction Monitoring

With David Griffiths, Director of Regulatory Affairs, Eventus

WestCap Leads $60m Series C in AccessFintech

The funds will be used to accelerate AccessFintech’s growth.

Why FIX Trading Community is Integral to Transparent Global Markets

By Maria Netley, EMEA Regional Director, FIX Trading Community

Seamless Integration Needed to Bridge Digital, Traditional Assets

With Natacha Dezert, Blockchain & Digital Assets Program Manager, and Aman Mehta, Sales Director and Digital Assets Lead, Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas Securities Services

CoinShares Brings Crypto Institutional Trading Strategies to Retail Investors 

HAL enables crypto traders to trade crypto-assets on centralised exchanges.

Digital Assets

Fireblocks Integrates with Chainalysis

The Fireblocks platform will utilize Chainalysis KYT to monitor cryptocurrency transactions.

Two Sigma’s Venn Teams up with Coin Metrics

Coin Metrics’ reference rate data will provide Venn users with digital asset returns data.

CryptoCompare Exchange Review – August 2022

Bitcoin trading Into Tether reaches highest volume since 2020.

Nasdaq Establishes New Digital Assets Business

Nasdaq Digital Assets will provide a proprietary custody solution with liquidity and execution services.

Broadridge Partners with Coinbase

The solution allows all NYFIX clients to route order flow to Coinbase Prime via FIX.