Newedge Pushes into OTC Derivatives ClearingFebruary 25, 2013Newedge said it cleared its first OTC interest rate swap on CME Clearing as it expands to take advantage of new regulations amid reports that the company is up for sale.
Thomson Reuters Revenue Outlook DisappointsFebruary 13, 2013Thomson Reuters'
revenue forecast for 2013 failed to impress Wall Street
and the shares fell 3 percent, overshadowing bullish remarks
from Chief Executive James Smith that his turnaround plan was
Investors Swarm into Stock ETFs Amid "Fiscal Cliff" Hopes—LipperNovember 30, 2012Investors in U.S.-based
funds have pumped the most new money into stock exchange-traded
funds since mid-September, while adding to bond funds amid
growing optimism U.S. lawmakers will avoid the looming "fiscal
cliff" of tax hikes and spending cuts.
Can Social Media Sharpen Quant Models?June 29, 2012Experts scoff at the idea of social media-based sentiment analysis being the backbone of a trading strategy. But it could hold promise as a part of a multifactor quant model.
Defining the Future of Prop TradingAugust 10, 2011The sell side anxiously is awaiting clarification on the Volcker Rule. Meanwhile, how regulators distinguish proprietary trading from market making and hedging could dampen liquidity for the buy side.
Inside the Buy Side's Decision to Colocate August 08, 2011Once the dead-end warren for housing old emails, expired market data and other bits of corporate effluvia, today's financial data center is where the action is. Forget the exchanges - these days you're more likely to find a listless remote shot of a lonely