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SEFs and OTC Trading special report

April 2014 - sponsored by: Tradeweb; Thomson Reuters

Waters | Special | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 11 Apr 2014

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Thomson Reuters Unveils Managed KYC Service

Thomson Reuters has launched Accelus Org ID, a new platform to support financial institutions and their clients increase the efficiency and reduce the costs associated with complying with Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Compliance | 19 Mar 2014


Tradeweb Completes First Swap Trade by an FCM on Behalf of a Client

Tradeweb Markets has completed the first swap trade by a futures commission merchant (FCM) on behalf of (OBO) a US-based asset manager on a swap execution facility (SEF). Accessing Tradeweb’s TW SEF, Credit Suisse Securities successfully executed a...

Sell-Side Technology | News | Exchanges | 13 Feb 2014


CFTC Certifies MAT Submissions from Tradeweb, trueEx

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has announced that made available to trade (MAT) submissions from both trueEx and Tradeweb have been certified, meaning those instruments must be traded on swap execution facilities (SEFs) from February....

Sell-Side Technology | News | Regulation & Standards | 29 Jan 2014

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Calypso Extends Clearing Solution to Support SEF Connectivity

Software vendor Calypso Technology has announced it has extended its over-the-counter (OTC) clearing solution for end-users to support swap execution facility (SEF) connectivity.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Clearing & Settlement | 11 Dec 2013


Tradeweb Revamps Retail Fixed Income With BondDesk Buy

Tradeweb Markets, a builder and operator of fixed income and derivatives marketplaces, has completed the acquisition of BondDesk Group, a provider of retail fixed income wealth management and trading technology, which Tradeweb purchased in September....

Sell-Side Technology | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 01 Nov 2013

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Tradeweb Takes Control of BondDesk

Tradeweb Markets has agreed to acquire bond trading platform provider BondDesk to extend its business interests into the fixed-income industry.

Sell-Side Technology | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 13 Sep 2013


CFTC Gives Green Light for Tradeweb's SEFs

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has granted temporary approval to Tradeweb Markets' application for swap execution facility (SEF) status.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Regulation & Standards | 09 Sep 2013


Tradeweb Submits CFTC Application for SEF Status

Tradeweb Markets has announced that it is applying to the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for swap execution facility (SEF) credentials, operating two separate platforms.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Regulation & Standards | 04 Jul 2013


SEFs at the Starting Gate, Technologists Prep for Challenges

On May 16 this year, US regulators finalized long-awaited rules that govern various aspects of how swap execution facilities will operate. Several years after the draft rules were first announced, attention now turns to the technology challenges associated...

Waters | Feature | Regulation & Standards | 19 Jun 2013

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.


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