Jul 16, 2020

FX_trading_investmentManaging forex spreads has been the toughest trading challenge for asset manager traders since the onset of the pandemic and resulting lockdowns, according to a global survey of FX trading clients. 

May 28, 2020

trading_bloomberg_JP_MorganJP Morgan’s Securities Services and Bloomberg have joined forces to create a product aimed at transforming the post-trade workflow through direct front-to-back process, product, and data integration.

May 06, 2020

coronavirus_economic_recoveryAn uneven economic re-opening will likely prompt more volatility and cautious optimism is warranted, argues Robert C. Doll, chief equity strategist at Nuveen.

Mar 24, 2020

Robot_businessmanTechnology is augmenting human traders on institutional trading desks rather than replacing them, a study that charts a “modest” increase in trading-desk budgets has found.

Jan 06, 2020

Trading_dataSecurities finance – including stock lending by investment funds – declined last year in both equities and fixed income.

Dec 12, 2019

London_Stock_ExchangeMJ Hudson, a London-based asset management consultancy, has issued shares on London’s Alternative Investment Market.

Dec 09, 2019

Algorithmic_tradingThe Bank of New York Mellon has connected its custody business to SimCorp’s Dimension, one of the main risk and trading systems used by asset managers.

Dec 03, 2019

BitcoinWisdomTree has launched a physically-backed bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP) on the Swiss Stock Exchange.

Nov 15, 2019

EU_and_US_flagsNicholas Pratt looks at the international settlement model for ETFs and asks whether the structure has lived up to its promised benefits.

Oct 18, 2019

CryptocurrenciesThe digital transformation of financial services is continuing apace. Digital technology, such as distributed ledger technology (DLT), is enabling any form of value to be transferred at low cost.