The combined front-to-back platform been adopted by a range of SS&C's hedge fund clients looking to optimise operational efficiency.
Since joining Royal London Asset Management in early 2018, the firm’s head of dealing, Cathy Gibson, has been busy establishing and running a new centralised trading desk. Gibson talks to John Brazier about building a desk on the foundation of diversity in the face of increasing market complexity and evolving trading conditions.
The 2019 algorithmic trading survey finds that brokers are stepping up to the plate in the post-MIFID II landscape to provide consistent execution to hedge fund firms that are more knowledgeable and discerning than ever before.
With an increasing number of buy-side firms turning to outsourced trading providers in recent years, Hayley McDowell finds out how providers really operate and differ from agency brokers, and examines what benefits opting for outsourced execution can offer to the asset management industry.
The increasing use of artificial intelligence and machine learning systems among buy-side firms is in danger of creating a hype bubble – The TRADE examines where asset managers are currently using these technologies to optimise their trading strategies and what pitfalls firms must avoid to (eventually) foster a harmonious trading between man and machine.
Audrey Blater, senior analyst at Aite Group, examines the preliminary results of a recent survey of trends in the US Treasury market and finds that the buy-side attitudes towards a Central Limit Order Book are shifting.
Andrew Stephens was with BlackRock for 19 years, most recently as head of UK institutional client business.
DTCC recently broadened the category of market participants accessing the Fixed Income Clearing Corporation’s cleared repo service.
Swiss Life Asset Managers has signed up to the Eurex Clearing ISA Direct model as a clearing member, with ABN AMRO as the clearing agent.
Panelists at Fixed Income Leaders Summit US say that consistent, open communication between the buy- and sell-side is vital to evolving.