Fixed income

May 28, 2015 8:51 AM GMT

ICAP adds to US fixed income team

ICAP has appointed Ted Bragg to develop fixed income products as it spies new opportunities in the asset class.

May 26, 2015 9:14 AM GMT

Most buy-siders feeling bond liquidity pinch

Almost three quarters of buy-siders say dealer risk appetite is having a negative impact on their ability to source corporate bond liquidity, according to research by Woodbine Associates.

EY predicts pre-MIFID algo flurryMay 18, 2015 9:25 AM GMT

EY predicts pre-MIFID algo flurry

Traders should expect up to 40 algorithms on the market to trade fixed income, and foreign exchange by the time the Markets In Financial Instruments Directive II (MIFID II) takes effect in 2017, according to research from EY.

Life after Ignis: What the traders did next...April 08, 2015 10:42 AM GMT

Life after Ignis: What the traders did next...

Standard Life’s takeover of Ignis Asset Management put many well-known traders out of a job. Joe McGrath caught up with some of the old Ignis team to find out where they are now.

Partnership announced for alternative bond ETF launchesMarch 30, 2015 9:11 AM GMT

Partnership announced for alternative bond ETF launches

Lombard Odier Investment Management and ETF Securities are hoping to capitalise on the market’s appetite for alternatively-weighted exchange traded funds, with the launch of a fundamentally-weighted fixed income range.

March 10, 2015 1:43 PM GMT

FCA backs all-to-all fixed income offerings

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority has thrown its support behind all-to-all solutions as a way to improve liquidity in the fixed income market.