Bank of America Merrill Lynch & Tora Discuss Thunder Trading Platform (Q&A)

Robert Dykes, CEO, Tora

Last week it was announced that Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) was partnering with Tora Holdings to develop Thunder, a new co-branded trading platform. The broker-neutral software will become Merrill Lynch's preferred execution management system for its buy-side clients in Asia.

Buy-Side Technology spoke with BAML head of product development for Asia-Pacific equity services Kim Man Li, and Tora CEO Robert Dykes about the release and what trends they expect to see develop in 2012.

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