Tradeweb reports growing demand for RFQ execution

Fri, 22/12/2017 - 12:55

Tradeweb, the electronic trading platform, reports that 2017 saw record inflows into ETFs of over USD400 billion through November, reflecting the institutional investor’s love affair with ETFs. »


Tue, 05/12/2017 - 12:27

Simon Barriball, Head of ETP Trading in Europe for ITG, writes that MiFID II could be a blessing in disguise with the right approach to best execution. »

SIX survey finds traders are concerned with growth of passive investing

Tue, 28/11/2017 - 13:53

Key findings from Swiss exchange SIX’s survey of Traders include the fact that 88 per cent of traders have seen a shift from active towards passive investing and 72 per cent expect the level of passive investing to rise further next year. »

Robert Sijbrandij, Flow Traders

Flow Traders enters FX Market with MarketFactory

Wed, 08/11/2017 - 13:44

Flow Traders, a technology-enabled liquidity provider specialising in exchange traded products (ETPs), and MarketFactory, an industry-leading FX technology platform, are teaming up to enable investors to trade FX directly with Flow Traders on FX trading venues across the globe. »

Tobias Paulun, EEX

EEX and Powernext non-MTF markets to be transferred into OTFs in line with MiFID II

Fri, 27/10/2017 - 17:50

With the enforcement of MiFID II on 3 January 2018, EEX and Powernext will transfer their non-MTF offering for power and natural gas into Organised Trading Facilities (OTFs). »

Claus Nielsen, Saxo Bank

Saxo Bank adds Ethereum tracker to online trading platforms

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 09:35

Saxo Bank is now offering clients access to trade the Ethereum ETNs issued by XBT Provider AB, which were listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm stock exchange earlier this week. »

Tradeweb reports on European ETF September volumes

Mon, 09/10/2017 - 13:47

The Tradeweb European-listed ETF platform saw total traded volume reach EUR13.2 billion in September, up 12 per cent from August. The end of September also marked the platform’s third best performing quarter since its launch in October 2012, as Q3 2017 activity touched EUR38.3 billion.  »

Enrico Bruni, Tradeweb

First cleared RFQ inflation swap trade executed on Tradeweb

Mon, 25/09/2017 - 13:57

Tradeweb Markets, a global provider of fixed income, derivatives and ETF marketplaces, has executed the first cleared inflation swap transaction using in-competition request-for-quote (RFQ) protocolon its [European] Interest Rate Swap (IRS) platform. »


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