CQG Adds Connectivity to GovEx
Offers U.S. Treasury traders access to Currenex's (GovEx) fixed income platform combined with CQG's server-side order management.
The WikiLeak Next Time - BofA?
After the latest release of secret communications among US diplomats, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange announced that he will unveil documents belonging to a US bank.
Raided? I Want My Money
The Massachusetts state pension fund has $65.6m invested in two Connecticut hedge funds that were raided by the FBI.
To Integrate or Not to Integrate?
The traditional line between order management and execution management systems is blurring as buy- side traders increasingly choose to integrate the two in order to streamline workflow and cope with exploding execution volumes. But is one system really better than two?
How to Select an EMS
Execution management solution providers are working to enhance and differentiate their offerings. But integrating order management functionality isn't among their top priorities, according to recent research from Woodbine Associates.
Is the SEC’s ‘Naked’ Access Ban Anti-Small Business?
Although it was a necessary step, particularly in the aftermath of the May 6 "Flash Crash," there is growing chatter within the trading community that the new regulation is likely to hurt smaller high-frequency trading operations.
Misys Acquires Sophis
Misys said the acquisition will create the number one application software and services provider in capital markets.
Misys Acquires Sophis
The buy side solution vendor is set to buy the capital markets software vendor for $599 million
HFTs Fear SEC's 'Naked' Access Ban May Squeeze Profits
Although the move by U.S. regulators to ban "naked" access to public markets has been lauded as a necessary risk curb, a portion of the high-frequency trading community is awash in concern the new rules will damage time-sensitive strategies.
Republicans' Win Could Be Regulators' Loss
While the Republican's seizure of the U.S. House of Representatives in the midterm elections likely won't impact the implementation of Dodd-Frank, it could mean reduced budgets for the capital markets regulators.