Making technology cheaper
RFQ supporter hedges its bets
Real estate exchange-traded funds have been attracting big inflows as property market returns beat equity benchmarks
With crude palm oil prices rising 30% in the last six months, interest in hedging downside risk from palm oil producers is on the increase. So are producers locking in prices now or waiting for the market to rise even further?
Participants are becoming increasingly bearish in their outlook for the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme according to this year's Point Carbon survey
Shuffling the pack
Thomson Reuters completes the sale of its trade and risk management business to Vista Equity Partners, and the new company – called Turaz – already has its eye on acquisitions, says chief executive Bret Bolin
Falling confidence in the eurozone and the flight to and from commodities-based currencies has resulted in record volumes, platforms report
Buyouts and divestments were not the only interesting developments shaking up the delivery of risk management, pricing and analytics, and trading technology in the Asia-Pacific region during the past year. New rules and regulations were also a significant...
Hong Kong interbank participants have created the first US dollar to offshore renminbi price fixing giving the city first-mover advantage in becoming an offshore centre for renminbi products such as derivatives, say market participants
GFI Fenics, a subsidiary of GFI Group, adds four new members to its commercial team in Asia-Pacific.
Ireland's chief regulator has provided more detail on the recent stress tests carried out by the central bank of Ireland and plans to increase the powers of the body
Banks say liquidity was affected by the service outage but it was fortunate to occur at a quiet time for the market
All for one
Vendor overcomes regulatory obstacles to publish data on credit derivatives, is first to do so
Thomson Reuters: Kamakura default probability service
Ahmed Adam, senior consultant, market and liquidity risk management, at Thomson Reuters, speaks about the challenges facing the risk management function today
The financial crisis showed that not nearly enough attention had been paid to liquidity risk management by either banks or supervisors. Extensive regulation has been proposed in response, but what will this mean for the financial sector? A group of liquidity...
Op risk should play a dominant role in the development of ERM, says Thomson Reuters’ Philippe Carrel
High credit default swap spreads on Greece reflect real concerns, not speculation, and demonstrate the product's usefulness, Isda heard on Friday.