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Viewpoint: 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...

Project Amber: Dealer consortium developing new bond trading venue

A consortium of sell-side firms is developing a trading platform in the fixed income space, which could rival existing venues including Bloomberg, MarketAxess and...

Data as a nucleus

Sabrina Bailey, Global Head of Investment & Wealth Solutions at London Stock Exchange Group, talks to Shanny Basar about data being a nucleus for...

Market Opinion: Through the looking glass

Steve Grob, founder of Vision57, takes a look at the future of capital markets technology. Despite the billions of dollars spent by capital markets technologists...

An uneven playing field

Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at why independent research providers (IRP) have not gained the foothold expected after MiFID II. Although MiFID II was supposed to...

Regulation & compliance: Parting of the ways

The UK is carving out its own path in financial services. Gill Wadsworth assesses the divergent gameplan the government is developing. In May 2022, the...

KYA is the order of the day: What you need to know to know your algo

By David Griffiths, Director of Regulatory Affairs, Eventus. Algorithmic trading has become an indispensable part of the financial world. Machines process data faster than humans...

The mixed fortunes of FX markets

Gill Wadsworth assesses the toll geopolitical and macro-economics are having on the FX markets. More than three months after Russia invaded Ukraine the conflict shows...

Turquoise Plato – Celebrating successful growth since launch

This video provides a brief insight into the growth since Turquoise Plato™ successfully launched over five years ago.

Gareth Evans joins Mosaic Smart Data

Analytics provider Mosaic Smart Data, has appointed fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) expert Gareth Evans as chief product officer. In his new role, Evans will...

Counterparties come to the sustainable fore

Lynn Strongin Dodds explains how trading fits into the ESG paradigm. Sustainability is often linked to actual investments but increasingly the remit has broadened with...

OSTTRA launches solution to cut paper based confirmations for OTC derivatives

OSTTRA, a global post-trade solutions company, has launched a paper digitisation service that will reduce the time required to process paper-based confirmations for OTC...

Sell side progress on derivatives clearing capacity and give-ups

The post-trade systems of derivatives clearing banks performed significantly better during the volatility of the first quarter in 2022 compared to the beginning of...

Eugene Markman: The changing trading paradigm

Eugene Markman, Chief Operations Officer at ION Markets (FX) and Chief Executive Officer at MarketFactory, talks to Lynn Strongin Dodds about turbulence, liquidity and data. What have been...

Viewpoint: Flash crash: a market microstructure

Every few years, a flash crash makes the headlines in spectacular style. Yet these rapid stock market plunges are not in fact rare occurrences....