Federico Cupelli, EFAMA

Concern over ETF liquidity in secondary market is inevitable but misplaced says EFAMA’s Cupelli

Tue, 06/08/2019 - 09:41

“With such a visible shift of assets into passive strategies, it is inevitable that the ECB and regulators view the growth of the ETF industry with some concern,” says Federico Cupelli (pictured), senior regulatory policy adviser at EFAMA.   »

TD Ameritrade expands lineup of securities in 24-hour trading program to 24 ETFs

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 06:52

TD Ameritrade has made 10 additional securities available in its 24/5 trading offering, which now totals 24 products, allow clients broader exposure to markets during the overnight trading session.  »

Adriano Pace, Tradeweb

Tradeweb - Best OTC Trading Platform for Institutional Investors

Thu, 14/03/2019 - 10:55

Tradeweb enjoyed record-breaking activity across products in 2018, and exchange-traded funds were no exception. Notional volume executed in European ETFs reached EUR251.5 billion, an increase of 52 per cent over 2017, while activity in US ETFs grew by 94 per cent up to USD106.9 billion. »

SPIKES options launched on MIAX

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 18:08

MIAX Options is now trading volatility options trading on the SPIKES Index, a measure of the expected 30-day volatility in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), the most actively-traded exchange traded fund in the world. »

Simon Bariball, ITG

Trading ETFs more complex than equities, says ITG's Barriball

Thu, 21/02/2019 - 10:30

Interviewed by etfexpress back in 2016, Simon Barriball had spent two years as Managing Director, Head of Exchange Traded Products at agency broker ITG, charged with building a high touch ETF trading desk for its European institutional clients.  »

Thomas P Gallagher, MIAX Options

MIAX Options to launch volatility trading on SPIKES Index

Thu, 07/02/2019 - 09:53

MIAX Options is scheduled to launch volatility trading on the SPIKES Index (SPIKE) on 19 February. MIAX Options will list and trade cash-settled options on SPIKES, a measure of the expected 30-day volatility in the SPDR® S&P 500 ETF (SPY), the most actively-traded exchange traded fund in the world. »

Trading 212 launches unlimited zero commission ETF trading platform

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 15:02

Trading 212 has become the first retail UK broker to offer commission-free trading for new and existing customers across shares and ETFs on its platform with no limit on the frequency and value of trades. »

Laurent Kssis, Managing Director, XBT Provider

SEC suspends Bitcoin Tracker One and Ether Tracker One

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 10:07

The US’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has suspended the trading of Bitcoin Tracker One (CXBTF) and Ether Tracker One (CETHF) issued by XBT Provider AB in Sweden, citing a lack of current, consistent and accurate information which has resulted in confusion amongst market participants regarding these financial instruments. »


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