The Cassini Systems suite of analytics is now available via the IHS Markit thinkFolio service. The integration means firms using thinkFolio can now access pre- and post-trade analytics on their OTC portfolios, powered by the Cassini platform.
Refinitiv has launched a prototype Term SONIA Reference Rate, which will leverage the firm's experience in administering benchmarks to create a GBP forward-looking term risk-free rate that is published daily.
The rate will be available in one-month, three-month and six-month tenors, and Refinitiv expects to launch a regulated version of the rate towards the end of 2020.
Demand for greater transparency in the fixed income market has seen KP4 Pty Ltd, take a cornerstone investment in Liquidity Cube, an emergent market for fixed income execution and analytics that aims to revolutionise the liquidity matching process.
Cboe Global Markets plans to reopen its Cboe Options Exchange (C1) trading floor in Chicago and resume trading operations on the floor on Monday, June 8, 2020. Cboe expects approximately 50% of floor participants to return on that day, to a newly configured and larger trading floor.
Upon reopening, the floor will operate under precautionary measures to limit exposure to COVID-19.
Senior executives in the derivatives market expect the current volatility to last for weeks or months, according to the latest survey from Acuiti.
The complexity of the financial system is exacerbating uncertainty, and so governments and their respective central banks are compensating by pledging significant support: in effect they are guessing what the market’s guestimate of the potential damage is.
There are three aspects of uncertainty to the current market crash, which are distinct but inter-related. The virus, the economy and the markets.
JP Morgan has just published its fourth e-trading survey, which included questions about macro market trends and transformational technologies for 2020. Institutional and professional traders working in FX, Rates and Commodities shared their insights and predictions for the year ahead.