Trading & Execution

Buy-side wants to move towards STP in OTC derivatives operations

Buy-side wants to move towards STP in OTC derivatives operations

While trade capture and confirmations/affirmations still constitute over 50% of OTC post-trade processing costs, the buy side desires technology wh »


NYSE Euronext to launch pan-European MTF

NYSE Euronext to launch pan-European MTF

NYSE Euronext (NYX) is launching a Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) for the trading of pan-European blue-chip stocks, as part of its strategy to »


GAM introduces GAM Multi-Systematic Trading

GAM introduces GAM Multi-Systematic Trading

GAM, the active investment manager, has announced that GAM Multi-Systematic Trading is now available as a public fund. »


Hedgeweek Comment: Soros is buying

Hedgeweek Comment: Soros is buying

Global investor and philanthropist George Soros is back doing what he does best - making a fortune by exploiting financial turmoil. »


BNY ConvergEx Group expands on Fidessa's global network

BNY ConvergEx Group expands on Fidessa's global network

Fidessa group, a provider of trading systems, market data and global connectivity, has announced that BNY ConvergEx Group, a provider of global agency brokerage and investment technology s »


Hedge fund managers see CDS counterparty risk as growing threat to global markets, says report

Hedge fund managers see CDS counterparty risk as growing threat to global markets, says report

More than 90 per cent of hedge fund managers polled for a new study by Greenwich Associates believe that counterparty risk in credit default swaps represents a serious threat to global fin »


Tora Trading Services opens Singapore office to handle asset management growth

Tora Trading Services opens Singapore office to handle asset management growth

Tora Trading Services, an electronic trading platform and liquidity provider for Asia, has opened a sales and support office in Singapore headed by vice-president Laura Hanson, formerly wi »


MFA joins derivatives dealers in commitment to boost market efficiency

MFA joins derivatives dealers in commitment to boost market efficiency

The Managed Funds Association has announced that it is joining the 17 major derivatives dealers as a signatory to a letter to global regulators committing them to improving operational eff »


Eurex trading volume rises 180 to million contracts in July

Eurex trading volume rises 180 to million contracts in July

Trading volume at the international derivatives exchange Eurex reached 179.5 million contracts in July, a rise of 11 per cent from 162.4 million in July 2007, and the average daily trading »


London Metal Exchange launches steel billet spot trading

London Metal Exchange launches steel billet spot trading

The London Metal Exchange has commenced spot or cash trading, marking the end of the launch period, for both the Mediterranean and Far East LME steel billet futures contracts. »


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