Asset Classes

Markit to launch first multi-dealer valuations platform

Markit, a provider of independent data, portfolio valuations and OTC derivatives trade processing to the global financial markets, has announced its plans to launch a multi-bank, cross-asset client valuations platform.

U.S. equity options markets soaring, says TABB Group

The market for U.S. equity options is increasing dramatically, according to TABB Group in a new industry benchmark study released last week entitled 'Equity Options Trading 2008: Rising Out of Obscurity'.

ICAP enhances EBS Spot FX trading platform

ICAP, an inter-dealer broker, has announced that it has completed the most recent phase of enhancements to its EBS Spot FX electronic trading platform.

NeoNet expands derivatives offering

NeoNet, a provider of direct market access (DMA) brokerage services and trading software solutions, has announced it is linking up to Eurex, one of the world’s largest derivatives exchanges.

Uptake of Orc technology continues in Nordic region

Orc Software, a provider of technology for advanced derivatives trading and connectivity solutions, has announced that Stockholm-based trading firm DIVIDEON has integrated Orc technology, including Orc Trader and market connectivity, for its trading business.

Reuters enhances FX prime brokerage for matching

Reuters has launched a new service that enables banks, hedge funds and other buy-side institutions to access its wholesale foreign exchange price matching community via a prime brokerage model.