The Openlink deal is the latest in a string of acquisitions by ION as it consolidates power in treasury, derivatives and commodities, with the help of Carlyle Group.
Front-office technology platforms might be working hard to address demands for greater holistic functionality, but when there’s a specific challenge to tackle—the digitization of the corporate and government bond market, for example—precise solutions are…
Panelists at Risk USA discussed electronification’s slow advancement in fixed income, and debated just how necessary it is.
This is the third partnership Algomi has formed over the last six months. It’s the second minority investment S&P has made this year.
Swift expands participants in project to examine blockchain's potential for making interbank payments more transparent
Could Denmark compete London as Europe's biggest fintech hub?
Tradeweb enters the all-to-all space, joining companies like MarketAxess, Liquidnet and Trumid.
The tool allows dealers to negotiate future transactions that allow them to take advantage of bond inventories held by investors.
Trading venue is the latest to join bonds fray.
New service operated by BrokerTec MTF
Bond trading venue operator DelphX plans to expand its Mav=n (Market-Adjusted Value per congruent Nexus) pricing service, to provide users with fair value prices for SEC Rule 144A private placements, asset-backed and mortgage backed securities, and…
Fixed income specialist looks to shake up market at an "inflection point"
Norwegian data vendor Infront has added corporate bond data and analytics to its Infront Plus market data terminal, in response to increased demand for these instruments following the 2008 financial crisis.
Conning, an $82 billion Hartford, Conn.-based global asset manager, holds a majority of its assets, much of them on behalf of insurance clients, in bonds. In switching to Markit's pricing service, Conning's chief data officer Brian Baczyk says the…
Calling the SunGard Global Network (SGN) "the gorilla of equity order routing," bond trading venue operator DelphX announced that it will utilize SGN's FIX connectivity as the plumbing for its new CentralX alternative trading system (ATS).
In part one of his two-part feature on the electronic trading of corporate bonds, Jake Thomases traveled back in time to understand why an early explosion of credit trading platforms disappeared almost as soon as it arrived. In part two, he asks whether…
Corporate bonds today remain among the most manual instruments to trade. But it did not have to be this way. Starting as far back as the late 1990s, attempts have been made to automate institutional credit trading. In part one of this two-part feature,…