By Jon Evans, Head of BT Private Wealth Markets. The next logical step in the evolution of execution services is to their application in private banking.
By Michael Corcoran, CEO, ITG Asia Pacific. Buy-side trading is a valued function in its own right, so brokers must adapt to serve their clients effectively.
By Bill Stephenson, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Trading, Franklin Templeton Investments. Disruptive technologies and innovation will enhance active asset management and create new sources of alpha.
By Michael Chin, Managing Director, Global Head of Trading, Thomson Reuters. Fund managers are gaining the upper-hand over trade order and execution systems vendors, who respond with flexible technology.
By Tim Healy, Global Marketing and Communications Director, FIX Trading Community. FIX Trading Community is taking the initiative as markets prepare for the impact of MiFID II and meet new challenges.
By Joseph Bacchi, Head of Multi-Asset Trading and Investment Operations, Acadian Asset Management. A reliance on electronic tools creates a danger that human expertise is not fully harnessed.
By Ben Jefferys, Head of Trading Solutions, IRESS. Market participants need to take a clear, objective look at their own individual requirements before selecting an appropriate trading system.
By Damian Bierman, Head of Asia-Pacific, Portware. Technology provided by third-party systems improves trading efficiency and enhances execution alpha.
A roundtable write-up by Rupert Walker, GlobalTrading. Collaboration is essential to meet the regulatory challenges affecting the trading process and to ensure technology integration is effective and beneficial.
By Tan T-Kiang, Chief Technology Officer, Grasshopper. Financial innovators face pitfalls and hurdles to compete successfully in a highly regulated environment and it’s not for the faint-hearted.
By Michael O’Brien, Vice President, Head of Product Management, Global Risk & Surveillance, Nasdaq. Nasdaq’s survey on compliance trends is a wakeup call for firms that are unprepared for new regulations.
By Hellinton H. Takada, Ph.D. Vice President of Quantitative Research and Tiago M. Magalhães, Ph.D. Senior Analyst of Quantitative Research at Itaú Asset Management. Measuring equity trade performance.
By Anna Branch, Global Head of Market Data at Fidessa and Co-chair, FIX MMT Steering Committee. MMT logic is ready to begin lowering post-trade costs across the buy-side, sell-side and at trading venues.
By Will Haskins, for GlobalTrading. Europe's trading desks are preparing to meet MiFID II's trade reporting and execution requirements, and they're worried about implementation costs and accessing liquidity.
By Gianluca Minieri, Global Head of Trading, Pioneer Investments. Asset managers are finding new ways to use derivatives in order to implement more sophisticated investment strategies and to enhance processes.
By Roger McAvoy, Regional Sales Director, Asia Pacific and Andrew Cromie, Global Head of Product Management for Institutional Investors, 360T Group. The buy-side recognises that the FX landscape is...
By Marcus Consolini, Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific/Japan, Ullink. A rush to install the fastest and, apparently, most efficient trading platforms and systems underestimated risk assessment complexities.
By Rahul Grover, SVP in Quantitative Strategy, Jefferies and Ben Springett, Managing Director, Electronic and Program Trading, Jefferies. Liquidity seeking algorithms can reduce risk faster.
With Fabien Oreve, Global Head of Trading, Candriam Investors Group. There is room for specialists and generalists within the multi-asset trading model.
By Nicholas Ronalds, Managing Director-Equities, ASIFMA with Tamir Abdelwahab, Analyst-Equities, ASIFMA. The most recent stage of Stock Connect should provide opportunities for global funds.
By MDSL. Transaction Reconciliation Reporting ensures that costs are accurate and allocated correctly, which is now more important than ever.
By Laurent Albert, Global Head of Trading, NAM Finance. Sharing book-building information among market participants improves transparency and efficiency.
By Tim Healy, Global Marketing And Communications Manager, FIX Trading Community. Delegates agree that costs will rise as systems are upgraded to meet regulatory requirements.
By Will Haskins, GlobalTrading. Blockchain technology will likely be used in the securities industry for shared ledgers rather than fully public ledgers, according to market participants in a roundtable...