On 2nd March 2017, the FIX Trading Community will hold its 9th annual EMEA Trading Conference at Old Billingsgate in the City of London. Europe’s largest one-day trading event, the conference brings together market participants to discuss and debate hot topics and trends in the industry right now. It’s the place to be not only for discussions but also for...
Fund managers overseeing around £5.7 trillion are putting their weight behind efforts to make it easier for investors to understand trading costs. For the full article, please click here.
“When a thing has been said and said well, have no scruple. Take it and copy it” – Anatole France, French novelist (1844-1924). Someone that I have worked with for only a short time but has been actively involved in the industry for many years made a comment about us as an organisation recently. “FIX Trading Community is not an...
Although the 2016 Nordics Briefing changed its usual venue and time of year, attendance was at a record for the day. The sessions provided thought-provoking comments and analysis with regulation very much at the heart of the discussions. For the full article, please click here.
When the FPL Trust assumed control of the MMT (Market Model Typology) project, it assured the openness of the standard, but it also brought it into the well-oiled mechanism of FIX Trading Community’s technical committees. For the full article, please click here.
Back in 2005, a well-known football club chairperson went on the pitch at half-time to rouse the home crowd to get behind their losing team. She uttered the phrase “Let’s be ’aving you!” which didn’t seem to resonate with the fans too well. For the full article, please click here.
The UK Financial Conduct Authority said new technologies may improve the transparency of the allocation process for initial public allocations, improve the efficiency of the bookbuilding process and provide access to retail investors. For the full article, please click here.
One of the biggest issues for the buyside in MiFID II, the regulations covering European financial markets from 2018, are the pre- and post-trade transparency requirements according to a webcast from Norton Rose Fulbright. For the full article, please click here.
LONDON, Oct. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Financial markets platform company Dealogic announces the launch of Connect, its newest product seamlessly linking the buyside and sellside. For the full story, please click here.
George Macdonald, CEO of Macdonald Associates (MACD) looks into the history of German exchange platforms and reveals the future of German exchange connectivity through FIX. For the full article, please click here.
Michael Cooper, CTO BT Radianz, Lisa Toth, Global Head of Regulation and Risk, Hatstand, a Synechron Company, Chris Bok, Consultant, Jordan & Jordan examine ongoing changes to the cyber security landscape, and how the industry can work together to combat the risk. For the full article, please click here.
A couple of key factors have contributed to the global market turmoil (i.e. oil prices, a slowdown in the Chinese economy and US interest rate hike), and these factors have certainly made a very challenging year for trading the Japanese market. For the full article, please click here.