Trading &amp; Execution http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/63/roundtable en Tower Trading Group selects Ancoa platform to monitor multi-asset trading activities http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/20/241802/tower-trading-group-selects-ancoa-platform-monitor-multi-asset-trading-activities <p><em><strong>Tower Trading Group (TTG), a trading firm delivering bespoke commercial and technical solutions for professional traders, has selected Ancoa&rsquo;s market surveillance platform to monitor its multi-asset trading activities across all exchanges and independent services providers (ISVs).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/20/241802/tower-trading-group-selects-ancoa-platform-monitor-multi-asset-trading-activities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Trading & Execution Wed, 20 Jul 2016 07:18:46 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241802 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Japan Exchange Group launches technology suite powered by Nasdaq http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/19/241749/japan-exchange-group-launches-technology-suite-powered-nasdaq <p><em><strong>Japan Exchange Group (JPX) has gone live with a new Nasdaq-powered trading system for its subsidiary, Osaka Exchange.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/19/241749/japan-exchange-group-launches-technology-suite-powered-nasdaq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Trading & Execution Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:27:21 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241749 at http://www.hedgeweek.com E-trading volumes increase among large institutions http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/14/241613/e-trading-volumes-increase-among-large-institutions <p><em><strong>Large institutions are shifting trading volume to algorithmic avenues of execution as the overall commission pool remains flat, according to a study from Greenwich Associates.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/14/241613/e-trading-volumes-increase-among-large-institutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Trading & Execution Thu, 14 Jul 2016 07:37:35 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241613 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Bats unveils community policing programme for US equities http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/13/241558/bats-unveils-community-policing-programme-us-equities <p><em><strong>Bats Global Markets has created the Bats Community Policing Program for its US equities and options exchanges, an initiative designed to further enhance the company&rsquo;s capabilities in monitoring markets.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/13/241558/bats-unveils-community-policing-programme-us-equities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Wed, 13 Jul 2016 07:59:07 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241558 at http://www.hedgeweek.com ALTX East Africa launches in Uganda http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/13/241557/altx-east-africa-launches-uganda <p><em><strong>ALTX East Africa has gone goes live with its high tech exchange in Uganda.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/13/241557/altx-east-africa-launches-uganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Wed, 13 Jul 2016 07:56:51 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241557 at http://www.hedgeweek.com CBOE to list SPX Monday-expiring Weeklys options http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/12/241525/cboe-list-spx-monday-expiring-weeklys-options <p><em><strong>The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) plans to list S&amp;P 500 Index (SPX) Monday-expiring Weeklys options, beginning 15 August 2016, pending regulatory approval.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/12/241525/cboe-list-spx-monday-expiring-weeklys-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 12 Jul 2016 11:40:19 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241525 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Neptune forms Neptune Networks to run open standard bond market utility http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/08/241438/neptune-forms-neptune-networks-run-open-standard-bond-market-utility <p><em><strong>Neptune, the open standards network for pre-trade indications in bond markets, has formed a new company, Neptune Networks Ltd, to run the utility.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/08/241438/neptune-forms-neptune-networks-run-open-standard-bond-market-utility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Fri, 08 Jul 2016 11:54:25 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241438 at http://www.hedgeweek.com EBS BrokerTec and ICAP Information Services launch EBS CNH Benchmark http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/07/241371/ebs-brokertec-and-icap-information-services-launch-ebs-cnh-benchmark <p><em><strong>EBS BrokerTec and ICAP Information Services (IIS) have launched the EBS CNH Benchmark, a fully electronic, trade-backed reference rate for the offshore Chinese renminbi (CNH) market.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/07/241371/ebs-brokertec-and-icap-information-services-launch-ebs-cnh-benchmark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 07 Jul 2016 11:41:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241371 at http://www.hedgeweek.com ITG launches enhanced US smart order router http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/06/241290/itg-launches-enhanced-us-smart-order-router <p><em><strong>ITG has launched an enhanced version of its smart order router which, in early tests, has returned 35 per cent size improvement over the displayed quantity and USD0.0015 per share price improvement if routed to dark and lit venues.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/06/241290/itg-launches-enhanced-us-smart-order-router" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:34:55 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241290 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Buy-side continues to struggle with legacy and non-integrated technologies, says TABB survey http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/06/241283/buy-side-continues-struggle-legacy-and-non-integrated-technologies-says-tabb-surve <p><em><strong>Almost a third (30 per cent) of asset managers outside of North America continue to maintain legacy platforms despite the technology&rsquo;s role in trade delays and errors, according to a TABB Group survey.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/06/241283/buy-side-continues-struggle-legacy-and-non-integrated-technologies-says-tabb-surve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Technology and software solutions Trading & Execution Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:22:16 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241283 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Colt PrizmNet doubles footprint in Hong Kong and Singapore http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/05/241267/colt-prizmnet-doubles-footprint-hong-kong-and-singapore <p><em><strong>Colt PrizmNet, the financial extranet developed by Colt, has continued to grow its footprint in Asia by connecting to Equinix&rsquo;s International Business Exchange (IBX) data centres in Hong Kong (HK1) and Singapore (SG1).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/05/241267/colt-prizmnet-doubles-footprint-hong-kong-and-singapore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:12:34 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241267 at http://www.hedgeweek.com FlexTrade opens representative office in Sydney http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/05/241235/flextrade-opens-representative-office-sydney <p><em><strong>FlexTrade Systems, a specialist in multi-asset execution management systems, has opened a representative office in Sydney, Australia.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/05/241235/flextrade-opens-representative-office-sydney" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 05 Jul 2016 07:21:09 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241235 at http://www.hedgeweek.com TOM MTF welcomes Wolverine Trading as a new member http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240924/tom-mtf-welcomes-wolverine-trading-new-member <p><strong><em>Wolverine Trading UK Ltd (Wolverine&rsquo; has become a Member on TOM MTF as of 23 June 2016 and will start quoting as Market Maker in options.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240924/tom-mtf-welcomes-wolverine-trading-new-member" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:23:28 +0000 240924 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Fallout from FX ‘fixing scandal’ fuels increase in algo trading http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/14/240522/fallout-fx-%E2%80%98fixing-scandal%E2%80%99-fuels-increase-algo-trading <p><em><strong>Algorithmic trading is taking hold in foreign exchange &ndash; in part due to fallout from the 2013 FX &ldquo;fixing scandal.&rdquo;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/14/240522/fallout-fx-%E2%80%98fixing-scandal%E2%80%99-fuels-increase-algo-trading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Trading & Execution Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:35:57 +0000 240522 at http://www.hedgeweek.com LME Steel Scrap contract sees first voice-brokered trade http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/10/239352/lme-steel-scrap-contract-sees-first-voice-brokered-trade <p><strong><em>The London Metal Exchange (LME) has executed the first voice-brokered trade of its LME Steel Scrap contract. The trade was executed on 4 May 2016 by INTL FCStone Ltd on behalf of Stemcor.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/10/239352/lme-steel-scrap-contract-sees-first-voice-brokered-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Trading & Execution Tue, 10 May 2016 15:25:15 +0000 239352 at http://www.hedgeweek.com