Fixed Income

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July 16, 2020 - Editor

Corporate bond traders are challenged when searching for liquidity and executing trades without data leakage. The market lags other asset classes in the adoption of e-trading,

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June 11, 2020 - Editor

Neptune, the fixed income pre-trade market utility, recently closed a successful capital raise from existing shareholders, raising in excess of $15 million across two-tranches. The

Featured image for “Routes to the Securities Lending Market”

June 2, 2020 - Editor

In the previous article we covered the key topics investment managers need to consider when deciding whether to lend their securities. Here we look at

Featured image for “European Bond Market Became ‘Dysfunctional’ During March”

May 29, 2020 - Editor

A new report published by the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) documents the performance of the investment grade secondary bond market in Europe during the

Featured image for “Top five things investment managers need to know about securities lending (Pt 1)”

May 26, 2020 - Editor

Securities Lending has evolved from a back-office operational activity originating in the 1960s/70s – borrowing securities to cover settlement failures and supporting short-selling investment strategies

Featured image for “MTS BondsPro Expands in Mexican Bond Markets”

May 22, 2020 - Editor

The MTS BondsPro electronic trading platform is now available to Mexican institutional clients in Latin America, delivered through a marketing agreement with Marco Polo Securities.

Featured image for “TransFICC Secures New Investment From AlbionVC, ING Ventures and HSBC”

April 30, 2020 - Editor

TransFICC, the specialist provider of low-latency connectivity and workflow services for Fixed Income and Derivatives Markets, has closed its Series A investment round for£5.75 million.

Featured image for “SGX and CITIC Securities Collaborate on FICC”

April 28, 2020 - Editor

Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX) and CITIC Securities have agreed to collaborate across multiple areas, including fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC), real estate investment trusts

Featured image for “Tradeweb Reports Record Volumes in March”

April 8, 2020 - Editor

Tradeweb has released its monthly volumes for March, which show significant trading activity across asset classes. March 3 saw a new daily record volume, with more

Featured image for “TransFICC and SoftSolutions to Provide Connectivity for Interest Rate Swaps”

March 11, 2020 - Editor

TransFICC, and SoftSolutions have announced a partnership to provide clients with connectivity and workflow solutions for Interest Rate Swaps. Using TransFICC’s ‘One API for eTrading’ platform,