Instinet Revamps Commission Management PlatformDecember 12, 2012The global agency broker has launched an enhanced version of Plazma with multi-strategy functionality to enable buy-side users to view budgets and balances on a sub-account level.
Buy-Side Traders Find Liquidity in Dark PoolsMay 03, 2012With U.S. equity volumes in the dumps, the buy side increasingly is searching for liquidity in dark pools, stoking fears about a lack of execution transparency in the opaque markets. But buy-side traders are finding value in the dark -- if they know where
Instinet to Launch Canadian ATS in First Half of 2011 January 26, 2011Agency broker Instinet Inc. said today that its Canadian unit completed the rollout of an electronic trading platform featuring a suite of event-driven trading algorithms and a smart order router that works simultaneously with U.S. and Canadian exchanges.
Instinet Debuts Dark Pool for Options TradingAugust 03, 2010Agency broker Instinet Inc. announced today that it launched a dark liquidity pool for U.S.-listed options, a platform it says is targeted to clients trading all order sizes and not just large blocks.
Former Instinet Exec Joins Penson March 16, 2010Clive Triance has been appointed chief executive officer of Penson Financial Services, Penson Worldwide's London-based clearing and execution services subsidiary.