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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...

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...

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...

The Winners of the 2022, European Women in Finance Awards.

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Connecting the dots

Shanny Basar talks to Dr. Stephanie Eckermann, Head of Strategy & Controls, Pre- & Post-Trading at Deutsche Börse Group, about transforming Clearstream, preparing for...

Setting strategic parameters

Daniela Peterhoff, SVP, President Clearing and Head European Markets Strategy at Nasdaq talks to Shanny Basar about risk managing increased volatility, setting strategic goals...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...