Questions of price discovery and centralized infrastructure point to an asset class that may have to lose its rebellious luster to become more widely accepted.
Traders in the US, Europe and Asia behave differently. Wei-Shen Wong finds out how cultural differences can influence the popularity of certain algorithms.
Tech providers are emerging from all corners as the final phases of initial margin rules closes in, which are expected to capture over 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms over the next 18 months.
As interest in cryptocurrency trading refuses to wither, despite a bearish year, traders are increasingly calling for institutional-grade tooling from traditional markets to further develop the asset class.
Resolving issues with delayed market data from exchanges helped one investment firm reduce tick-to-trade latency by a factor of 10.
The final phases of initial margin rules are expected to capture over the next two years more than 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms, which technology providers see as potential customers.
An industry initiative to start a new US exchange promises much, but it may struggle to deliver without a clearer purpose.
WatersTechnology recaps some of year’s top EU stories.
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…
Although there were reported glitches after Mifid II went live with the Market Data Processor (MDP), the FCA signed on for bigger projects with the company that built the platform.
Although institutional interest in cryptocurrency trading has grown, the development of the custody space, in particular, is crucial for its next phase of evolution.
Beaxy has built its technology using the OneTick platform and will launch early next year.
AMF chairman Robert Ophèle says data quality and completeness pose problems for regulatory evaluations of Mifid II transparency requirements, and that regulators will review frameworks following Brexit.
The takeover is aimed at strengthening NeoXam’s data management offerings, reporting capabilities and user experience.
The application will provide professional investors with personalized business insights, using AI-driven technology.
ACX is designed to allow easier access to market data for business users and quants.
MarkitSERV plans to retire DSMatch and fold MarkitWire and other products into cloud-based platform.
The integration enables VMware's clients to tap into its services on Amazon's cloud using a private connection at multiple global locations.
Agency will step in and act where required, but the lion’s share of responsibility falls to venues.
The bank will use Big XYT's Liquidity Cockpit platform to provide deeper insight into the European equities liquidity landscape.
An expanding use of artificial intelligence is taking over surveillance practices, but some believe there are limits to what can be achieved.
As the sell side hesitates, advanced principal trading shops are getting in on the crypto craze in a big way.
European regulator sends a message to the market that Mifid II will be enforced with this data release, experts say.
Bitcoin conquered the world in 2017, but the performance of the futures looks like it will have to wait longer for take-off.