Liquidnet Taps Interactive Data Continuous Bond Pricing for Price Formation, BestEx

Liquidnet will use Interactive Data's prices as a pre-trade reference price and for post-trade execution analysis.

Constantinos Antoniades

The trading platform will display Interactive Data’s prices via its trading front end for both its lit market and dark pool as a reference price for firms to generate accurate prices to submit to the market, instead of having to rely on prices from dealers, says Constantinos Antoniades, head of fixed income at Liquidnet.

“It is very important to help our clients assess what framework they should be thinking of when they enter a bid or offer,” Antoniades says. “Two things are very important: Firs