New platform will help provide better informed execution decisions alongside improving the efficiency of supporting portfolio managers.
Invesco Asset Management and Charles River Development (CRD) were the first to facilitate the new functionality earlier this year following an initial testing period.
Learn more about the five firms shortlisted for this year’s Editors’ Choice Outstanding Electronic Trading Initiative: BMO’s Clearpool, KopenTech, Liquidnet Primary Markets, Octaura and Tradeweb’s AI-price.
Learn more about the five firms shortlisted for our Editors’ Choice Award for Outstanding Dark Trading Venue this year: including Cboe BIDS Europe, Instinet Blockmatch, Liquidnet, Goldman Sachs’ SIGMA X MTF and SwissatMid.
The past week saw appointments from Liquidnet, big xyt, FlexTrade, United Fintech, West Asset Management and TS Imagine.
The TRADE sits down with head of execution and quantitative services for EMEA at Liquidnet, Gareth Exton, to explore buy-side trading behaviour in current market conditions and the likeliness of continued regulatory divergence post-Brexit.
Incoming distribution head has previously served in equities focused roles across Credit Suisse, Deka Investments, Oddo BHF and Stifel.
TP ICAP, Liquidnet’s parent company, said the move “solidified” its wider ambition for the broker’s energy transition.
Speaking to The TRADE, Liquidnet’s APAC head of equities and global head of equity product says the new pre-market block liquidity will allow firms to engage with liquidity without trading throughout the day.
Departing execution consultant had been with Liquidnet for the last five and a half years after also spending eight and a half years at ITG.