Trading &amp; Execution http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/63/0 en CFTC allows designated Korea Exchange members to deal directly with US customers http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/02/09/236321/cftc-allows-designated-korea-exchange-members-deal-directly-us-customers <p><strong><em>The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued an Order to the Korea Exchange (KRX) permitting certain KRX Members to solicit and accept orders and in connection therewith, accept funds directly from U.S. customers for trading on KRX without having to register with the CFTC as futures commission merchants (FCMs).</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/02/09/236321/cftc-allows-designated-korea-exchange-members-deal-directly-us-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:44:32 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 236321 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Verras is latest CISE member http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/02/01/236077/verras-latest-cise-member <p><strong><em>Verras Professional Services Limited has been approved as a Listings Member of the Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE).</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/02/01/236077/verras-latest-cise-member" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Mon, 01 Feb 2016 16:20:06 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 236077 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Gibraltar Stock Exchange expands services to include debt securities and closed ended funds http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/01/07/235246/gibraltar-stock-exchange-expands-services-include-debt-securities-and-closed-ended <p><strong><em>GSX, the Gibraltar Stock Exchange has expanded its services to include the listing of Debt Securities and Closed-ended Funds, having received approval from its regulator, the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/01/07/235246/gibraltar-stock-exchange-expands-services-include-debt-securities-and-closed-ended" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 07 Jan 2016 09:28:10 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 235246 at http://www.hedgeweek.com CBOE consolidated trading volumes totalled 1.1 billion contracts in 2015 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/01/05/235182/cboe-consolidated-trading-volumes-totalled-11-billion-contracts-2015 <p><strong><em>Consolidated trading volume for options contracts on Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and C2 Options Exchange (C2) and futures contracts on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE), totalled 1.2 billion contracts in 2015, a decrease of 11 per cent from the record 1.3 billion contracts in 2014.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/01/05/235182/cboe-consolidated-trading-volumes-totalled-11-billion-contracts-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 05 Jan 2016 17:12:51 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 235182 at http://www.hedgeweek.com EZTD now trading on OTCQX http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/01/04/235149/eztd-now-trading-otcqx <p><em><strong>EZTD, an operator of online trading platforms for binary options and FOREX, has qualified to trade on the OTCQX Best Market in the US.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/01/04/235149/eztd-now-trading-otcqx" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Mon, 04 Jan 2016 17:58:56 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 235149 at http://www.hedgeweek.com MarketAxess launches electronic Asian local currency bond trading http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/12/09/234614/marketaxess-launches-electronic-asian-local-currency-bond-trading <p><strong><em>MarketAxess Holdings has added the ability to trade local currency Asian bonds to its electronic trading platform.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/12/09/234614/marketaxess-launches-electronic-asian-local-currency-bond-trading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Wed, 09 Dec 2015 16:56:33 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 234614 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Haitong International goes live with GBST’s Syn~TAC middle office solution http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/26/234211/haitong-international-goes-live-gbst%E2%80%99s-syntac-middle-office-solution <p><em><strong>Haitong International Securities Group has successfully gone live with&nbsp;GBST Holdings&rsquo; Syn~ capital markets platform to create a new institutional middle-office solution that the firm says is now a key component of its business expansion. </strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/26/234211/haitong-international-goes-live-gbst%E2%80%99s-syntac-middle-office-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:22:07 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 234211 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Interactive Data to make GTRA normalised swap data available via Consolidated Feed http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/26/234186/interactive-data-make-gtra-normalised-swap-data-available-consolidated-feed <p><strong><em>Interactive Data, a provider of financial market data and analytics has added normalised swap data from the four principal Swap Data Repositories (SDRs) to its Consolidated Feed.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/26/234186/interactive-data-make-gtra-normalised-swap-data-available-consolidated-feed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:59:27 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 234186 at http://www.hedgeweek.com FIX Trading Community opens technical resource to facilitate software development http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/23/234071/fix-trading-community-opens-tech-resoure-software-development <p><em><strong>FIX Trading Community is opening its technical standards process to software developers throughout the financial industry.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/23/234071/fix-trading-community-opens-tech-resoure-software-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:08:30 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 234071 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SGX FX block futures to launch on EBS Market  http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/19/233964/sgx-fx-block-futures-launch-ebs-market%C2%A0 <p><em><strong>The Singapore Exchange (SGX) is to launch SGX-listed FX block futures on EBS BrokerTec&rsquo;s FX central limit order book (CLOB), EBS Market, a primary venue for e-traded currencies.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/19/233964/sgx-fx-block-futures-launch-ebs-market%C2%A0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:21:22 +0000 mkitchen 233964 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Shanghai-Hong Kong programme misses connection with investors http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/17/233865/shanghai-hong-kong-programme-misses-connection-investors <p><em><strong>Jian Shi Cortesi, investment director at GAM, on how Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect has fared in the year since its launch&hellip;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/17/233865/shanghai-hong-kong-programme-misses-connection-investors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 17 Nov 2015 13:42:46 +0000 mkitchen 233865 at http://www.hedgeweek.com LiquidityBook helps CBOE expand connectivity to PULSe trader workstations http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/12/233665/liquiditybook-helps-cboe-expand-connectivity-pulse-trader-workstations <p><strong><em>Chicago Board Options Exchange is collaborating with LiquidityBook to expand connectivity to its CBOE PULSe trader workstation, an execution management system that allows traders to simultaneously and electronically access the markets via Direct Market Access (DMA), advanced routing and high-touch broker relationships.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/12/233665/liquiditybook-helps-cboe-expand-connectivity-pulse-trader-workstations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 12 Nov 2015 10:15:39 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 233665 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Deutsche Börse licenses three new BSE India market data products http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/02/233308/deutsche-b%C3%B6rse-licenses-three-new-bse-india-market-data-products <p><strong><em>Deutsche B&ouml;rse Market Data + Services is strengthening its partnership with BSE India (formerly known as Bombay Stock Exchange) by licensing three new BSE market data products.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/11/02/233308/deutsche-b%C3%B6rse-licenses-three-new-bse-india-market-data-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Mon, 02 Nov 2015 17:31:41 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 233308 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SSE Deutsche Börse and CFFEX jointly launch China Europe International Exchange http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/10/30/233235/sse-deutsche-b%C3%B6rse-and-cffex-jointly-launch-china-europe-international-exchange <p><strong><em>The Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE), Deutsche B&ouml;rse Group and China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX) have officially founded a joint venture, the China Europe International Exchange.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/10/30/233235/sse-deutsche-b%C3%B6rse-and-cffex-jointly-launch-china-europe-international-exchange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Fri, 30 Oct 2015 04:14:58 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 233235 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Interest rate derivatives trading going electronic, but investors still value sell-side relationships http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/10/29/233218/interest-rate-derivatives-trading-going-electronic-investors-still-value-sell-side <p><strong><em>The business of trading interest-rate swaps is moving to electronic platforms at breakneck speed, largely driven by the implementation of Dodd-Frank. Sixty per cent of notional client swap trading volume in the US this year is being executed electronically &ndash; up from just 20 per cent in 2014. But according to a new study from Greenwich Associates, investors are still relying on the support and advice of sell-side salespeople</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/10/29/233218/interest-rate-derivatives-trading-going-electronic-investors-still-value-sell-side" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 29 Oct 2015 15:19:27 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 233218 at http://www.hedgeweek.com