Fixed income

An investment partnershipJanuary 19, 2015 2:03 PM GMT

An investment partnership

Mike O’Brien, director of global trading, and Mike Cirami, co-director of global income, explain Boston-based global asset manager Eaton Vance’s distinctly collaborative approach to investing effectively across multiple markets.

January 15, 2015 2:00 PM GMT

Bank of America's trading income down 20% in Q4

Bank of America’s Global Markets division saw sales and trading income fall by a fifth in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to results today, excluding accounting adjustments.

JP Morgan sees Fixed Income revenue drop 23%January 14, 2015 3:02 PM GMT

JP Morgan sees Fixed Income revenue drop 23%

JP Morgan saw revenue from its fixed income markets operation plummet by 23% in the fourth quarter of 2014, compared to Q4 2013 because of lower income from credit and securitised products and the sale of two business units.

January 14, 2015 10:07 AM GMT

Citi parts with head of EMEA execution

Citi’s head of EMEA execution sales (electronic trading) has left the group after five and a half years, The TRADE understands.

Fixed income dominates buy-side tech spend in 2014January 12, 2015 2:51 PM GMT

Fixed income dominates buy-side tech spend in 2014

Buy-side firms spent more than US$12 billion globally on their trading desks last year, investing primarily in technologies and people, according to research from consultancy Greenwich Associates.

January 07, 2015 1:45 PM GMT

MTS confirms partnership with B2Scan

MTS – the fixed income platform of the London Stock Exchange Group – has announced a partnership with bank inventory system B2Scan to improve pre-trade information and execution for buy side traders.

ESMA publishes second MiFID II consultationDecember 19, 2014 12:36 PM GMT

ESMA publishes second MiFID II consultation

The European Securities and Markets Authority has published its consultation on draft regulatory technical standards for the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II.

CSDs pledge to overcome obstacles to interoperabilityDecember 03, 2014 3:08 PM GMT

CSDs pledge to overcome obstacles to interoperability

An interoperability plan pioneered by Clearstream and Euroclear has struggled recently, but both firms have confirmed they remain committed to the project which should deliver significant savings to market participants.

Trading's brightest and best honouredNovember 21, 2014 2:20 PM GMT

Trading's brightest and best honoured

Last night saw the very best in the industry honoured at The TRADE’s annual Leaders in Trading awards ceremony at the Savoy Hotel in London.

TradingScreen enters fixed income platform raceNovember 05, 2014 1:30 PM GMT

TradingScreen enters fixed income platform race

TradingScreen has become the latest entrant in the competitive fixed income electronic trading space, launching what it calls the first “buy-side designed” trading platform for corporate bonds.