Not having specific requirements and procedures for firms to refer to ended up putting some funds in a tough place during the pandemic’s early days.
Anthony looks at what's become of NEX since the CME acquisition, as well as discussions over odd lot reform and S&P's Kensho implementation.
Industry insiders warn that the regulator’s attempts to modernize equities data by redefining trading lots will fall short of the mark if odd lot orders remain unprotected.
Vendor firm will release enhancements to allocation, pre-trade compliance, and reporting and analytics in September.
Aggregators are facing resistance from venues and attracting the attention of regulators.
Traders should have real-time voice modules in trading systems and the ability to add detailed notes to replicate trading floor experience.
With regulators slow to answer industry questions relating to how a CT should be built and what it's for, development has slowed.
Duncan Wood interviews Tradeweb's Billy Hult about the changing trading landscape.
An examination as to how the buy side is embracing algo wheels and where the challenges still remain.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the last week, including Lisa Fiondella (pictured), who joins Finastra.
The exchange group is developing new regtech products while looking to move these offerings to the cloud in 2020.
To get a good deal in fast-moving FX markets, buy-side firms need to know the time. Some of them don’t.
Northern Trust is doubling down on outsourced trading as asset managers face more margin pressures.
Regulation and growth have pushed the investment firm to go with Bloomberg’s front-to-back suite of solutions.
As part of its automation move, Charles River will also offer MarketAxess’ automated fixed-income execution capability.
Fee compression and regulations have forced some asset managers to rethink what is core to their business, including the trading desk. Enter the outsourced trading desk.
Caspian's Chris Jenkins says the crypto space is still struggling to attract institutional clients, who want greater regulatory guidance.
The founder and CEO of Imperative Execution looks at how trade execution is changing and what that means for the buy side.
The Swiss best execution and TCA provider is set to open an office in New York, and co-locate with the CME.
As European market participants bemoan the lack of a consolidated tape, a senior SEC executive debunks the idea that a pan-European tape, similar to the US, will resolve issues around data access and costs.
Humans, and not robots, will still be required for the foreseeable future, say trading vets.
Assuming that automated artificial intelligence holds the key to unlocking fragmented datasets, the absence of standardized models coupled with regulatory concerns remain barriers to adoption.
Amelia Axelsen investigates how buy-side cynicism of Mifid II's systematic internalizer regime could be cured through education.
Nearly one year on from the fundamental changes to Europe’s trading rulebook brought about by Mifid II, its overall impact is still unclear. Although experts talk of greater transparency in the markets, it’s had its share of issues, some of which are…