October was a strong month for block trading activity, with Cboe and LSEG reaching new records on their platforms.
Tag: Block trading
Value traded of block trading in Europe saw record highs last week, led by Liquidnet, ITG POSIT, Cboe LIS and Turquoise Plato.
POSIT Alert conditional orders are already available in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and the US.
Cboe LIS continues to win over the buy-side with 158 asset managers now using the platform to trade large blocks under MiFID II.
Luminex Trading & Analytics saw record month of activity in May in terms of shares traded and notional value traded.
Cboe says non-broker priority allocations within its periodic auction book has risen to 80%.
Block trades accounted for a record 51.9% of dark trading last week, according to statistics from Fidessa.
Richard Bateson will oversee the development of new cash equities block trading platform launched with Plato Partnership.
Tradeweb and Plato Partnership to launch European cash equities block trading platform later this year.