Stockholm – Neonet Securities, the independent agency broker and execution specialist, today announced that it has partnered with Commcise, the independent buy-side investment technology vendor, to broaden its service offering within commission management.
TMX Group today announced that it is restructuring its equities trading offering to strengthen Canada's capital markets and meet its customers' evolving needs. Over the coming months, changes will be made to the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV), TMX Select and Alpha Exchange offerings. The changes are aimed at further improving the Canadian trading landscape by introducing a domestic trading model with superior trading economics for retail and institutional orders, offering effective solutions to participants who do not use speed-based trading strategies, and reducing market complexity.
TORA, the leading provider of advanced trading technology and financial services, today announced the release of an enhancement to its Order and Execution Management System to accommodate the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect for clients.
Risk data is an area that has been largely overlooked for many years. Today the situation is different and the area is facing increasing regulatory scrutiny, as Systemically Important Financial Institutions (SIFIs) rush to comply with the Basel 239 Principles for Effective Risk Data Aggregation and Risk Reporting. An enterprise’s success depends on its ability to analyze risk data efficiently and effectively, in ways that uncover both risks and opportunities. Being able to extract and escalate critical risk information is nearly impossible without a robust risk management framework supported by a strong technology infrastructure.
Ian Domowitz, Managing Director of ITG and CEO of ITG Solutions Network, talks to ATMonitor about transparency in terms of institutional trading and how Best Execution can be achieved across different asset classes.
Ian Domowitz, CEO of ITG Solutions Network, talks to ATMonitor about the problems surrounding Big Data in terms of real-time TCA. Domowitz discusses the main issues including the volume, the variety and the velocity of the data.
Launch of The TRADE's inaugural Broker Services Survey - we are asking our buy-side readers to help us by completing a short questionnaire to summarize their broker relationships; which brokers they use and what those brokers are good at. Because we know that many traders use a large number of brokers for different reasons we are deliberately restricting the evaluations to six core criteria and allowing respondents to offer responses at a global, regional or market level as they define their relationship. The result is intended to be more than a simple nomination (who do you use) but far from a detailed assessment of capabilities, which we consider would be unmanageable for many traders. Please click here to participate.read more
Electronic trading firms use information technology to automate business operations at every stage of the trading process, from dissemination of news and market data, to order processing and forwarding, to trade execution and clearing. Automation makes these operations faster and more efficient, reducing trading costs and delays. It also makes firms more dependent on the performance and reliability of IT Operations, and creates challenges for application and network performance management.read more