By Mark Northwood, Principal, Bips Global. A rigorous analytical approach is essential to quantify the impact of MiFID II on trade execution.
With Torben Munch, CEO, Itiviti. As financial firms outsource more technology, there is pressure on service providers to compete.
By Carl Slesser, Head of Sell-Side Product Management, Market Technology, Nasdaq. Brokers are turning to third parties for support in running their trading operations.
By Kristian West, Global Head of Equity Trading, J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Best execution represents the complete order lifecycle, forming the essence of a trading function.
By Cale McCulloch, Sales Trader, CLSA and Claud Zhong, Deputy Head of Trading, Citic Securities. A single trade execution platform can reduce the complexities of investing in China’s equities markets.
By Rupert Walker, Managing Editor, GlobalTrading. Regulatory and technical changes are rapidly reshaping the trading landscape, according to speakers at the Singapore FIX conference.
By Gregg Dalley, Global Head of Equities Trading, Schroders. Human traders and automation coexist within an effective trading desk to source liquidity and ensure best execution.
By Ian Mawdsley, Head of ETI Trading EMEA, Thomson Reuters. Brokerages will face tighter scrutiny from the buy-side after MiFID II, and will find new ways to add value.
By Chris Rice, Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Trading, State Street Global Advisors. New data mining and architecting techniques are helping to bridge the transparency gaps that challenged fixed...
By Steve Grob, Group Strategy Director, Fidessa. The traditional build or buy dichotomy is being eroded by the costs incurred to keep pace with regulatory changes and technological advances.
By Robert Barnes, CEO, Turquoise. Investors who wish to outperform benchmarks are calling for innovation in electronic block trading.
By Michael Chin, Managing Director, Co-Head of Trading, Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk. Open platforms allow clients to leverage multiple best-of-breed components to enhance performance, reduce risk and cut...
By Stephane Loiseau, Managing Director, Head of Cash Equities & Global Execution Services – Asia Pacific, Société Générale. MiFID II’s commission unbundling provisions will lead to more independent research...
By Jyoti Rai, Associate Director, Business Development & Advocacy, Edelweiss Prime Brokerage Services. The investment case for India is compelling and overseas access is becoming easier.
By Elliot Noma PhD, Managing Director, Garrett Asset Management. AI has conquered games and image recognition, but will it master investing? The short answer is yes, but how soon and how complete?
By Mark Vos, Chief Information Security Officer, Iress.Cybersecurity has become a significant and increasing cost of doing business, but by striving for a “best fit” solution, it can be a business enabler.
By Jay Boyd, Application Services Technology Officer, Invesco. Implementing large-scale systems programmes requires commitment and discipline as asset managers aim to take advantage of new technologies.
With Gary Kazantsev, Head of Machine Learning, Gideon Mann, Head of Data Science, and Bruno Dupire, Head of Quantitative Research, Bloomberg. Machine learning cannot do everything, but is growing.
By Matthias Burghardt, Head of Xitaro Exchange System Development, Boerse Stuttgart. If you consider MiFID II testing requirements are a challenge, you might have a problem with your established processes today.
By Rupert Walker, Managing Editor, GlobalTrading. New products, the extension of China Connect and service upgrades are strengthening HKEX’s role as a leading financial hub.
By Richard Bentley, Chief Product Officer, Ullink. Regulation, technological complexity and burgeoning costs are a wake-up call to optimise client connectivity management.
By Sara Furber, Head of Listings, IEX. IEX hopes to attract primary listings from corporate issuers who demand a fairer, cheaper service.
By Duncan Begg, Electronic Product Manager, ITG Asia Pacific. A data-driven broker selection tool demonstrates a process-driven, quantitative approach to execution performance measurement.
By Damian Bierman, Head of Asia-Pacific, Portware. Trading systems need to incorporate new configurations and capabilities to meet the best execution requirements of MiFID II.