FINRA and major exchange companies are alleging that the broker-dealer facilitated the act of layering, a strategy used in high-frequency trading.
Are you ready for MiFID II?
15 March 2017
With the January 2018 deadline looming, what are some of things that you need to think about when it comes to being MiFID II ready?
Nasdaq and Borse Dubai have announced a new agreement to bolster the technological infrastructure of Dubai’s stock exchanges, Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and Nasdaq Dubai, and further improve post-trade practices.
Euronext prepares block trading MTF
20 February 2017
Euronext, the pan-European exchange, is creating a new block trading service for equities to launch later this year.
Derivatives industry challenges new trading rules
17 February 2017
Six trade bodies representing the derivatives industry want to delay the implementation of new trading rules due to come into force in March.
On dismantling Dodd-Frank
15 February 2017
President Trump has moved quickly on his promise to scale back Dodd-Frank. What are the two sides of such a controversial policy, and how will the Trump administration begin the task?
Dow passes 20,000
31 January 2017
The Dow Jones passed 20,000 on January 25th, meaning that the index has doubled in value in 17 years.
BATS introduces Minimum Acceptable Quantity
12 September 2016
BATS is updating its Periodic Auctions book with Minimum Acceptable Quantity for traders who deal in larger sizes.
Shake-up in US Treasury clearing market now shaken-down
09 September 2016
Direct Match, a company that has been trying to shake-up the US Treasury market has suffered a major setback, leading it to suggest that there are deep problems in US Treasury clearing.
BATS changes incentive schemes for traders
07 September 2016
BATS Global Markets, Inc. has announced changes to its incentive schemes for market makers who play a pivotal role throughout the life cycle of ETPs.