Calastone, the global transaction network for the managed fund industry, is pleased to announce Perpetual Corporate Trust is now live on the global Calastone network. Perpetual provides independent responsible entity services to a number of Australian and global fund managers, with over $14b in funds under supervision. Perpetual Corporate Trust will offer Calastone’s automated order routing service to approximately 50 funds it operates as an independent responsible entity.
Calastone, the global funds transaction network, today announced that James Hay Partnership, the platform for retirement wealth planning, is now live on the global Calastone network.
Percentile, providers of technology for risk management and regulatory compliance, today announced that they have won the first FinTech ‘Tech Trailblazer’ Award for their RiskMine platform, which provides technology for risk management and regulatory compliance to financial services firms. See the information on Percentile’s winning entry here.
The FIX Trading Community held their London Regional Meeting at the BT Centre on December 2nd, with over 100 members from the buy- and sell-side, as well as vendor communities, to discuss latest thoughts on the MiFID II consultation process and the impact of regulation.
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.
THE TRADE invites you to participate in The Algorithmic Survey for 2015, now in its 8th year running. If you are trading electronically, we would appreciate your input on the use of algorithmic trading services. To express our thanks, all participants are eligible for a free one-month online subscription to thetradenews.com. Please rate your algos by completing the online questionnaire available here..read more
In Asia’s equity markets, liquidity experienced an upward trend during the third quarter of 2014 according to ITG’s Asia Pacific ‘Liquidity Indicator’. The indicator had fallen for three consecutive months in the second quarter, declining from 1088 at the end of March to 1038 at the end of June. It perked up in the third quarter, rising to 1070 in August and September.read more