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Through Acquisition, Japan's Buy Side Grows its Presence Globally

According to NRI's Kazumitsu Yokokawa, asset managers in Japan are working to grow their global presence largely through acquisition. Additionally, the...

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 14 May 2014


Celent: Market Data Providers to Offer More Infrastructure Capabilities, Real-Time Analytics

After a decade of heavy investment in low-latency infrastructure technologies, firms are now looking to lessen their spend and focus their budgets on enhancing those infrastructures to better deliver data and to provide real-time analytics, according...

Inside Market Data | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 13 May 2014


As the Japanese Market Matures, Risk Checks Take Center Stage

During a panel discussion at this year's Tokyo Trading Architecture Summit, end users talked about how they are investing in new technologies for pre- and post-trade risk checks, and how these solutions are becoming a competitive differentiator.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Risk Management | 13 May 2014


Dark Pools Are Growing, but Regulations Loom

According to studies conducted by consultancy Celent, dark pool trading in the US has steadily risen since 2008.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 12 May 2014


Getting A Full Report

Demand for more complete and well-prepared data reporting could lead one to consider collaborative efforts that point the way to better data reporting

Inside Reference Data | Opinion | Regulation & Standards | 09 May 2014


Grains of Truth

Demand for granular data is being driven by global regulation and standards efforts. Michael Shashoua covers some Asia-Pacific viewpoints about the reporting demands that these rules create, and their built-in jurisdictional issues

Inside Reference Data | Feature | Regulation & Standards | 08 May 2014


HFT Profits Down as Concerns Grow

At the recent Tokyo Trading Architecture Summit, Neil Katkov, senior vice president of the Asia region for Celent, laid out the state of high-frequency trading (HFT) in the US and discussed what might lie ahead for Japan.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 05 May 2014


Anthony Malakian: Can 10,000 Needles Rouse a Bear Economy?

Thanks to a new three-tiered economic plan and relative stability at the top of the Japanese government, there is some hope that Japan will jolt its sluggish economy—though many still have their doubts. But Anthony says that hope and stability are necessities...

Waters | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 02 May 2014


LEI Benefits Will Take Longer, Data Provider Exec Says

In Japan, LEI data will eventually work as a common language for counterparty data, according to Denis Sweeney of Interactive Data

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 02 May 2014


The Cost of Co-Location and When to Make a Move

At this year's Tokyo Trading Architecture Summit, panelists discussed the costs of implementing a co-location strategy. This is part two of a three-part Q&A.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 01 May 2014

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