Fixed Income

Q-WIXX launches with broad market support

Q-WIXX, an electronic platform for trading large portfolios of single- name credit default swaps (CDS), yesterday launched its automated service for the global market, with support from many market participants.

Tyndall Investment Management automates fixed income operations with Charles River IMS

Charles River Development (Charles River), a provider of financial software and services to the global investment community, has announced that Australasian fund manager Tyndall Investment Management has successfully implemented the Charles River Investment Management System (Charles River IMS) to support Tyndall's international and domestic fixed income fund management operations in Australia and New Zealand.

EDM Council completes data quality metrics pilot

The EDM Council has successfully completed its first data quality metrics pilot designed to help financial institutions create a fact- based data quality baseline in support of the business case for i

Thomson TradeWeb makes its platform available during Asian trading hours

Fixed income trading platform Thomson TradeWeb says its Asia-based customers can now access the platform during Asian trading hours. "TradeWeb has long been synonymous with access to US Treasury bond liquidity and we are very pleased to be offering access to this dealer liquidity in Asian hours," says Lee Olesky, president, Thomson TradeWeb. "The widening of the trading hours on TradeWeb is an important benefit to our customers who have a presence in Asia, and is a major step in unifying electronic trading in the bond markets on a global scale. Expanding TradeWeb's offering to our customers in Asia is a further demonstration of our commitment to providing access to liquidity in the world's bond and derivative markets. We look forward to making further product introductions very soon," adds Olesky.

F&C Asset Management selects Charles River Development to automate pan-European front-office investment management operations

Charles River Development (Charles River), a provider of financial software and services to the global investment management community, yesterday announced that London-based F&C Asset Management (F&C) has selected the Charles River Investment Management System (Charles River IMS) to support its front office equity, fixed income and derivative operations.