Claudia Preece sat down with the BlackRock EMEA equity trading team – winner of the 2023 Trading Desk of the Year, Long-Only Award – to discuss the wide breadth of the desk’s coverage, delving into what constitutes the ideal dynamic for a successful team, the key lessons gleaned from years of experience working across the equities space, and what the future holds for life on the desk.
Next phase will offer Aladdin users trading US and European credit with improved access to Tradeweb’s network of anonymous liquidity, Tradeweb AllTrade.
Director, senior fixed income and FI ETF trader at BlackRock, Laura-Jane Purnell, sits down with Wesley Bray to discuss her journey to the trading desk, the key drivers in the modernisation of bond markets and how to navigate shifting liquidity supply and demand dynamics.
The past week saw appointments across equities, exchanges, and technology.
TradeTech FX Europe 2023: Incoming traders are increasingly having a say in their own development; firms need to be proactive when competing for the top talent, experts agree
Panellists gave their “views from the top” on what makes for an outstanding performer at the junior level, the opportunities diversity can unlock, and the ideal candidate for a desk within the ever-developing market.
BlackRock and Jio Financial Services new asset management venture set to “democratise access to investment solutions” in India
BlackRock and Jio Financial Services (JFS) are targeting initial investments of $150 million each to introduce the new player into the India market.
Broadridge’s LTX enters next phase of BlackRock partnership through integration with Aladdin platform
Integration will allow Aladdin users to leverage data-driven capabilities to improve liquidity discovery and trading efficiency.
Risk redistribution, bond market structure tech and shifting regulation are key trends to watch, says BlackRock’s global trading co-head
Speaking at the International Derivatives Expo, Jatin Vara stressed the importance of a holistic approach to global trading as markets and the macro backdrop continue to shift.
The past week saw appointments from BlackRock, Bloomberg, KNG Securities, Cboe Global Markets and M&G Investments.
If approved by the regulator, this would be the first publicly traded spot bitcoin ETF in the US.