Trade Informatics's Blog
February 15, 2017
Progress has been made to improve counterparty due diligence and best execution ahead of MiFID II, but the industry must find more efficient ways to exchange information
An increasing volume of information is being exchanged between the buy side and the sell side to meet regulatory requirements on best execution, but firms need better systems and processes to manage the flow of intelligence, according to senior market participants.
Speaking at a roundtable event hosted by...
November 29, 2016
By Allan Goldstein
The principles of best execution should be fundamental to buy-side traders. After all, making sure that every trading decision achieves the best possible result for the investor seems like common sense. But while the spirit of best-ex might be ingrained in the industry, there has been a wide diversity of approaches to achieving and evidencing best execution in the past. Additionally, the sell side has historically focused on delivering best-ex to clients, but...