Tag: MTFs & ECNs

Optimism for SEF volumes

Volume on swap execution facilities may be depressed, but the market is optimistically looking towards the next 18 months.

US equity market hits 30-month high

US trading volumes increased in April to their highest level since October 2011, according to figures from Thomson Reuters Equity Market Share Reporter.

Size is important for next-generation ATSs

Innovation among aspirant trading venues is focusing on size rather than speed as new alternative trading systems compete to deliver blocks to the buy-side, a new report claims.

Turquoise reports second-highest trading day

Turquoise, the pan-European multilateral trading facility majority owned by the London Stock Exchange Group, recorded its second largest day of trading yesterday, topping €5 billion across its dark and lit books.

IEX sets volume record as HFT attention smolders

US alternative trading system IEX last week set new daily and weekly volume records, but a senior executive has downplayed the impact of publicity for Michael Lewis’ new book on high-frequency trading.

TOM adds ETFs to product offering

Dutch trading venue The Order Machine has added exchange-traded funds to the list of products traded on the platform, alongside equities and options.