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Rhys Lewis, FlexTrade

Albar Capital deploys FlexNOW

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 10:24

Albar Capital, a new hedge fund led by Javier Velazquez – formerly of Millennium Capital Partners – is now trading equities and futures using FlexNOW, FlexTrade’s new execution management system. »

John Edwards, BrokerTec

BME to expand clearing options over BrokerTec platform

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 10:54

NEX Markets, a NEX business which provides electronic trading technology services in the fixed income and foreign exchange (FX) markets, announces today that BrokerTec Europe Limited has signed an agreement with BME Clearing, the Spanish Central Counterparty (CCP) operated by BME, to launch a new clearing option for BrokerTec’s existing clients. »

Ivan Gowan, Capital com

Traders’ performance to improve under new ESMA leverage limits, says research

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 10:27

Following the announcement by the European Securities and Markets Authorities (ESMA) that leverage rates offered by CFD trading providers must be significantly reduced by 1 Aug 2018, CFD trading provider reduced its default rates across commodities, currencies, cryptocurrencies, equities and indices from 1 June 2018. »

Matthew Chamberlain, LME

LME to increase user choice and participation through introduction of implied pricing

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 09:08

The London Metal Exchange (LME) has introduced implied pricing for base metals on its electronic trading platform, LMEselect, as part of its Strategic Pathway commitment to deliver greater user choice and market participation. »

Francois Tyc, McKay Brothers

McKay Brothers reduces latency on UK metals data

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 10:48

McKay Brothers International (MBI) has reduced latency on the select London Metal Exchange (LME) data it redistributes via the wireless Quincy Extreme Data (QED) service. »

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Montanaro Asset Management Live on Charles River's IBOR

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 09:49

Montanaro Asset Management, a London based asset manager, has implemented Charles River’s Investment Book of Record (IBOR) to provide portfolio managers and traders with up to date position and cash information in the Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS).   »

Thomas Siegl, ECC

EPEX SPOT and ECC introduce 15-minute continuous trading in Belgium and The Netherlands

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 08:38

The European Power Exchange (EPEX SPOT) and the clearing house European Commodity Clearing (ECC) have introduced 15-minute continuous Intraday trading on the Belgian and Dutch local power spot markets. The first trading day was 10 July 2018. »

Michael Chin, Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters adds global prioritisation and customisation solution to trading capabilities

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 10:47

Thomson Reuters has introduced Rules-Based Order Routing (RBOR) to its Thomson Reuters REDI execution management system designed to enable traders to automate workflows in a flexible, customisable, and cost-efficient way. »

Richard Barton, AcadiaSoft

AcadiaSoft launches Agreement Manager

Thu, 12/07/2018 - 09:32

AcadiaSoft, a provider of margin automation solutions for counterparties engaged in collateral management worldwide, has launched Agreement Manager, which will create an industry-wide, data store of legal and operational collateral agreement information for OTC Derivatives. »

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OTCX offers STP for OTC interest rate derivatives with connection to Orchestrade Financial Systems

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 19:47

OTCX, a digital solution for OTC derivatives price discovery and negotiation, has created an integrated two-way connection to Orchestrade's core portfolio management and risk systems, moving clients away from voice and chat, and cutting buy and sell side client costs by improving efficiency through digitisation and straight through processing (STP).



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