Matthew Coupe is director of market structure for the European Markets at Barclays, based in London. He advises the markets division on future regulatory change, forms the advocacy position of the markets division on areas of regulatory change, and engages with politicians, trade associations, regulatory bodies and clients to make sure this is articulated effectively. For the full article, please click here.
FIX Trading Community is taking the initiative as markets prepare for the impact of MiFID II and meet new challenges. For the full article, please click here.
Last week bobsguide attended the Fix Trading Community conference which was held at The Old Billingsgate Market in London. The trading conference hosted over 950 attendees for it’s 9th year, and saw industry experts discuss trends, topics and what the future of trading holds. Read on to see our five key takeaways from the show. For the full article, please click here.
In my last post, I described the FIX solution provided by TT as “FIX-as-a-service” (FaaS). Indeed, one of the differentiators of TT is that it is a suite of professional trading services delivered using the software-as-a-service (SaaS) model: services that are available from anywhere, on demand, without the need for any pre-allocation of infrastructure or deployment of software.
This is what makes our FIX offering compelling (along with the performance improvements we’ve made along the way),...
The future of voice trading in fixed income markets remains relatively uncertain due to MiFID II, but the impending regulation does not necessarily mean the death of voice trading, according to a panel of experts. For the full article, please click here.
On the 2 March 2017 the FIX Trading Community is once again holding its annual one-day EMEA Trading Conference at Old Billingsgate in London. The event is now in its 9th year and is considered by many as the largest one-day trading event in Europe, full of lively debates, interesting keynote speeches and excellent networking opportunities. For the full article, please click here.
On 2nd March 2017, the FIX Trading Community will hold its 9th annual EMEA Trading Conference at Old Billingsgate in the City of London. Europe’s largest one-day trading event, the conference brings together market participants to discuss and debate hot topics and trends in the industry right now. It’s the place to be not only for discussions but also for valuable networking opportunities; last year’s conference was attended by over 900 delegates from 22 countries spanning...
London, New York, Hong Kong 27th February 2017: FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, today announced the publication of a document detailing extensions to the FIX Protocol to meet the requirements of MiFID II and MiFIR. The FIX Global Technical Committee has approved these changes and these are now available to use within the industry.
Members of the FIX Trading Community have...
MiFID II creates cross-asset revolution across buy & sell side
By the time I entered capital markets more than a decade ago, FIX had already become mundane, boring. FIX is essential, but so are eating vegetables, drinking water and exercise. None of those are things I really want to do, and they certainly aren’t worth blogging about.
But for the first time in my career, I’m actually excited to talk about FIX. By leveraging the hybrid architecture of TT®, we are putting a modern twist on the boring service of FIX, which we are...