News Archive

April 17, 2014

Citi launches block price app on Bloomberg

Citi has launched an app to help investors get access to block prices on the Bloomberg Professional Service. read more>

April 17, 2014

NASDAQ OMX orders Danske Bank to pay fine

Nasdaq OMX has fined Danske Bank and issued a warning to one of its traders, after the exchange’s surveillance tool noted an abnormal trading pattern. read more>

April 17, 2014

Corporate bond market evolution to improve liquidity - IOSCO

Corporate bond markets are beginning to adapt to the post-crisis world, which will result in returning liquidity, according to research by the International Organization of Securities Commissions. read more>

April 17, 2014

Stock Exchange of Thailand signs accord with Deutsche Borse

The Stock Exchange of Thailand and Deutsche Börse have signed a memorandum of understanding.  Both parties have pledged to enter into a relationship to facilitate development of the securities and derivatives markets between Thailand and Germany. read more>

April 17, 2014

New trio of indices for China

Three new stock indices are being rolled out in China, one that enumerates the prices of companies involved in China’s mobile internet business and a pair that focus on listed stocks offering high dividend yields. read more>

April 16, 2014

S3 targets buy-side with execution quality offering

Technology vendor S3 has launched a new suite targeting the buy-side’s growing need to statistically break down the quality of orders by venue and broker. read more>

April 16, 2014

Auctions spring into action as MiFID blocks dark pools

Auctions spring into action as MiFID blocks dark pools

The buy-side has welcomed London Stock Exchange plans to introduce an intra-day auction, but brokers warn algorithms and smart order routers will need time to adapt. read more>

April 16, 2014

ASIFMA redraws Chinese bond roadmap

The Asia Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association has published an update to its ‘China bond market roadmap’, originally published in June 2013. read more>

April 16, 2014

MiFID enters level two following Parliament approval

The European Parliament passed updated rules for the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, dubbed MiFID II, last night. read more>

April 15, 2014

Australian dollar joins ICAP swaps platform

ICAP has announced the Australian launch of its electronic interest rate derivatives platform. read more>