Head of trading, Alex Roselló, and equity trader, Gustavo Iglesias, at Bestinver, tell Hayley McDowell about adapting to a surge in trading volumes following the Spanish asset manager’s acquisition of Fidentiis, and the challenges that Brexit has posed for European buy-side firms.
A Northern Trust survey found that 98% of buy-side firms are using data science or planning to pursue it to optimise performance in the next two years.
The partnership will enable asset management clients to better consolidate and analyse their trading and portfolio data.
Hear insights from a new Refinitiv survey that explores ways in which firms are trying to harness the value of market and reference data to increase revenues and boost efficiencies.
The service allows banks to reduce their exposure and the size of their OTC derivatives portfolios by eliminating trades with mismatched cash flow dates.
Research has found that portfolio trading volumes in the US fixed income markets increased 159% in the last two years.
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Latest senior hire at Tourmaline joins the firm from Liquidnet after previously working in senior trading roles at Standard Life Investments and Aberdeen Standard Investments.
Credit risk indicator at Bloomberg incorporates its evaluated pricing data to provide clients with early warnings on rating downgrades and defaults.
Mutual buy-side clients of FlexNOW and LUSID will be able to execute and manage complex multi-asset strategies on a global scale.
Users of the Colt PrizmNet network will gain access to the new Cboe derivatives market to trade equity index futures and options when it goes live in September.
New chief risk officer from Goldman Sachs replaces former risk chief Lara Warner who was ousted following the Archegos Capital scandal in April.
Capco will combine its technology consultancy capabilities with the AccessFintech post-trade solution under agreement.
JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley and Commerzbank have gone live as the first clearing members on the service at Eurex.
GTCR and Reverence Capital Partners agreed to acquire Wells Fargo Asset Management, which will become Allspring Global Investments.
Three new hires for the markets and securities business in Australia have been confirmed at Citi from State Street, Macquarie and Bank of America.
Former senior executive vice president at BNY Mellon has been promoted to the role after working at the bank since July 2018.
The new Amsterdam based futures and options market at Cboe is expected to launch on 6 September.