Ahead of the anticipated launch of RFQ for equities from two major trading venues, Hayley McDowell speaks to senior buy-siders and finds out that most are very sceptical of the idea.
Year-to-date trading volumes at Tradeweb surpassed the $100 trillion mark in September, topping its overall trading volume last year.
Tradeweb’s block trade allocation function is expected to see trading volumes increase on Bond Connect.
Tradeweb's RFQ US equity options platform allows traders to send multiple price requests for more control and tighter spreads.
Electronic bond trading platform Tradeweb is on track for a record after a surge in volumes in July.
ICAP will provide data on interest rate swaps, as Tradeweb offers its US Treasuries pricing data to Thomson Reuters.
Tradeweb became the main trading interface for offshore investors accessing Bond Connect last year.
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.