Thursday, March 4, 2021

Tipping Point Reached for Institutions in Crypto

Tipping Point Reached for Institutions in Crypto
Bitcoin has come a long way since being called a 'wannabe asset' in 2014.

OCC February Volume Surges 45.6%

OCC February Volume Surges 45.6%
Total cleared contract volume of 829 million contracts is, the second-highest month on record, after January.

FINRA Regulatory Notice 21-03 – Fraud Prevention – Low Priced Securities

FINRA Regulatory Notice 21-03 – Fraud Prevention – Low Priced Securities
A data-driven program can evaluate red flags, leverage automation, and reduce fraud in small-cap markets, OTC Markets' Matt Fuchs writes.

What is Core Data?

What is Core Data?
Nasdaq's Phil Mackintosh looks at the thorny questions of which markets participants should pay for what data.
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Virtu CEO Defends Payment For Order Flow

Virtu CEO Defends Payment For Order Flow
Doug Cifu says PFOF enables retail investors to receive price improvement, and markets to be more democratized.

DTCC Proposes T+1 Settlement Cycle Within 2 Years

DTCC Proposes T+1 Settlement Cycle Within 2 Years
Industry utility cites benefits including cost savings, reduced market risk and lower margin requirements.

Virtu Increases Diversity With ‘Winternship’

Virtu Increases Diversity With ‘Winternship’
Program will provide college sophomore women with exposure to quantitative trading and data analytics.

70% of Retail Investors Changed Their Strategy Amid COVID

70% of Retail Investors Changed Their Strategy Amid COVID
A sizeable majority (67%) of investors said they mostly see opportunity in market volatility.

A Conversation with Industry Stalwarts Richard Grasso & Harvey Pitt

A Conversation with Industry Stalwarts Richard Grasso & Harvey Pitt
Former NYSE and SEC heads weigh in on what markets can learn from the GameStop fiasco.

Diginex Launches Digital Assets Platform

Diginex Launches Digital Assets Platform
Powered by Itiviti, 'Access' is a front-to-back trading, portfolio, and risk management solution.

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