Trading

Buyside profile: The many moving pieces of the trading room

Inés de Trémiolles, Global Head of Trading at BNP Paribas Asset Management, talks to Shanny Basar about automation across asset classes, hybrid working, and...

Industry viewpoint: How electronic RFQ has unlocked institutional ETF adoption

Adam Gould, Head of Equities, Tradeweb. Institutional investors continue to embrace ETFs as a low cost, highly liquid, flexible answer to a wide range of...

Trading: Using AI and ML in the trading environment 

Machine learning can help to automate decision-making for efficiency, but also to optimise human decision-making. Dan Barnes reports. The application of machine learning algorithms in the...

On The DESK: What it takes to build a multi-asset trading team

From the Q2 issue of The DESK. Since becoming global head of trading at Schroders, Gregg Dalley has helped his teams become a single, multi-asset...

Back to the future

Cboe Global Markets, has returned to open cry trading on the same space where it was founded in 1973 as the first listed...

Exchanges continue to battle it out

Exchanges support such a wide range of business models that competition exists everywhere. Dan Barnes reports. In the mid-2000s banks fought against the costs that...

Equities trading focus: A bumpy road ahead

Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at the current trends in equity markets and the changes needed to make them more efficient. Covid rattled equity markets in...

Buyside Profile: Cathy Gibson

Cathy Gibson, global head of trading at Ninety One explains the changing dynamics of a global trading desk. How have current events impacted the market...

Derivatives trading focus: Restricting access to derivatives

In 2022 regulation and market activity may see greater adoption of derivatives, but traders need to be cognisant of their limitations. Dan Barnes reports. Derivatives,...

Euronext FX Dashboard

Euronext FX, an Electronic Communication Network (ECN) for foreign exchange and precious metals trading powered by FastMatch® technology, has recently launched a new market...

The Agency Broker Hub: Capital markets digitalisation is flying above the cloud

Loris Buscaino & Paolo Ferracuti, Brokerage & Execution, Market Hub, Intesa Sanpaolo IMI CIB Division. Cloud-focused partnerships are initiatives that have gathered steam recently, due to...

The DESK Research: Volatility has changed trading protocol choices in 2021

Buy-side trading desks have used markedly different proportions of trading protocols between passive and active portfolios this year compared to 2020. The DESK reports. The...

Trading: Accelerating automation

Companies that had the technology in place to cope with the major shift in both working patterns and global markets were best placed to...

Bond trade efficiency potentially stalled by regulators

Regulators could stymie the only consensus model for firm pricing in fixed income, a market short of transparency. Dan Barnes reports. Regulators may throw a...

The Agency Broker Hub: One stop shop

Umberto Menconi*, head of Digital Markets Structures, Market Hub, Intesa Sanpaolo Group looks at the changing landscape of multi-asset agency brokerage services. From ‘Wall Street’...