With traders transacting trillions from their living rooms, currency markets are adapting to new normal
HSBC, ING join £5.75m investment round, amid claims of shrinking tech choice
Competition watchdog extends initial investigation after Ion failed to comply with call for info
Old tensions have new edge as banks urge clients to bypass platforms
From mega loan fraud to canteen theft, the danger is ever present
Barclays and Nomura among banks that had moved from Ion to rival it now controls
Risk Awards 2020: To keep volumes growing, platform had to confront “incumbent’s dilemma”
Risk Awards 2020: Firm bets heavy R&D spend will keep it ahead of shifting client needs
Consortium weighs building fixed income software in potential threat to Ion, the dominant vendor
With margins under pressure, investment firms are looking to accelerate automation push
As technology reshapes markets, nearly a third of buy-side staff will need to gain new skills
Roisman suggests US might apply full rigour of Reg ATS to non-exchange Treasuries platforms
Threat of high-frequency traders forces banks to spend big on tech
Banks need connections to e-trading venues; they don’t want the other services that come with them
A forum of industry leaders discusses how banks will define individual trading desks under FRTB, whether BCBS 239 compliance projects can help banks meet FRTB risk data challenges, which model validation obstacles banks still face and other key topics
In the 1990s, banks tried to buy automated trading expertise; now, after a long break, they’re trying to build it
As banks get serious about e-trading, humans are being asked to give up their secrets to the machines that could replace them
New chat system touted as sales and trading game-changer, as banks build hundreds of add-ons
In this paper, the authors provide tools to test the correctness of backtest engines for setups with at most one entry and one exit.
Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan upending years of bank strategy by making systems available to clients
This paper deals with statistical measures based on high frequency data from stock markets, and in particular looks at how these measures changed according to time, with a focus on before and after the crisis of 2008.
Investment opportunities forecasting: a genetic programming-based dynamic portfolio trading system under a directional-change framework
This paper presents an autonomous effective trading system devoted to the support of decision-making processes in the financial market domain.
Risk Awards 2017: Front Arena has kept clients despite two acquisitions and regulatory upheaval