Autumn 2022

The pursuit of multi-asset trading

Gill Wadsworth assesses the progress being made, the gaps and the costs needed to be addressed. Multi-asset trading desks have become central to the buy...

Profile: Rick Di Mascio

Rick Di Mascio, founder of Inalytics explains why it is important to take a deep data dive into the investment research process. Going back to...

UBS: Full service confidence

Dmitry Kay, Co-head of EM FX Trading, Europe at UBS speaks to Markets Media about the challenges in achieving best execution in turbulent markets. What...

The missing pieces – integrating ESG analysis into investment research

Lynn Strongin Dodds explores the never-ending challenge in integrating ESG analysis into investment research. Despite the demand for sustainable funds, the plethora of regulation especially...

The end of the Libor era

Gill Wadsworth provides a progress report on the alternative reference rates that have replaced the old benchmark. It has been a decade since several big-name...

Buyside focus: Stay flexible

Lynn Strongin Dodds assesses why skills shortages are the most severe in the UK financial services community. Although a recession is looming, the financial services...

How to innovate in a volatile bond market

When trading teams are fully stretched it is hard for them to support innovation and change, yet Dan Barnes finds that the two things...

A natural curiosity

Karim Awenat, Invesco's head of fixed income trading, London discusses the skillsets, culture and technology needed to navigate the bond markets. What are the challenges...

STP: Mind the gap

Achieving straight-through-processing (STP) has preoccupied the finance sector for decades. Yet it remains an elusive goal. Stephen Koch, Global Head of Data Quality and...

Harnessing the power of trade data analytics

By Victoria Bryan, Senior Data Analyst, Northern Trust Capital Markets, Stephanie Farrell, Head of Integrated Trading Solutions, Americas and Amy Thorne, Head of Integrated...

The Agency Broker Hub: Leveraging  ESG data for trading

Barbara Valbuzzi, CFA, Head of Market Strategy, IMI CIB Division, Intesa Sanpaolo looks at the questions and answers. The growing interest in environmental, social and governance...

Same, same but different: Comparing EU and UK EMIR Refit

Val Wotton, Managing Director of Product Development and Strategy, Repository and Derivatives Services at DTCC examines the issue. Although the United Kingdom and European Union...

Enhancing workflows everywhere

James Wooster, COO at Glue42, outlines the company’s vision in creating the trading tools of the future. What are the key changes you are making...

Evolving tools and technology

Tom Whelan, managing director and global head of Instinet Technology Solutions, outlines the ever-changing scope of analytics. What did this year’s win for “Best Trading...

Future-proofing trading communications

Dave Brown, President at IPC, details the unique offering of IPC’s Connexus Unigy communications tool. What are the key changes you are making to your...