The introduction of Japanese funds onto the FX settlement service follows a multi-year effort to onboard the Japanese buy-side community to CLSSettlement.
Virtu Financial’s Singapore entity gains regulatory approval to operate a high-speed trading business in Japan.
Difficult quarter sees equities and fixed income revenues down.
Nomura and Mizhuo Financial will join other Japanese banks in testing a blockchain platform for derivatives contracts.
Japan's financial regulators believe a US proposal to expand its swaps rules to non-US persons could be damaging.
The launch of the new platform is a bid to entice traders with better price offers than the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Societe Generale has recruited a new boss for the Japanese division which now incorporates Prime Brokerage and Clearing, Global Execution Services and Cross-asset Secured Financing.
CME will compete directly with LCH for clearing non-Yen interest rate swaps for Japanese banks,
Swaps clearing approval seen as major part of integration of LCH.Clearnet's Asian operations.
With the first quarter of the year witnessing volatility across global markets, The Trade Asia asks managers in the region their outlook for the coming months…