Staying competitive

Some of the most powerful forces driving markets in both Europe and the US are globalisation and technological development.

With stocks of multinational corporations trading on several exchanges across two or more continents, cross-border trade possibilities are at the fingertips of the hedge fund community.

The growth of the hedge fund industry, coupled with the downturn in the equity markets over the past few years, have combined to draw attention to new uses of technology in both the brokerage