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London’s Innovating Enterprises Helping Derivatives Traders

June 9, 2014 Comments (0)           

2014 is commonly recognised as ‘crunch year’ with new asset classes being systematically pushed onto regulated exchanges as part of the G20 drive towards increased transparency in financial markets.  Investors managing those asset classes, including OTC derivatives traders, have to grapple with the best way to undergo this transition.  The ultimate result of these recent regulations, such as EMIR, MiFID II and Dodd-Frank, is a rush by asset management firms towards...

Are Comms Rooms Fit for Purpose?

April 7, 2014 Comments (0)           

Discussions at this year’s Trade Tech conference are set to debate a wide range of subjects important to capital markets.  In addition to the inevitable debates around high frequency trading (HFT) or transaction cost analysis (TCA), we can anticipate discussion about reference data, socially-powered algorithms and multi-asset execution and order management systems. 
A common thread will be sheer volume of data that each of these practices either uses or...