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07 Aug 2020 — Deputy Editor

Virtu has launched a Transaction Cost Analytics (TCA) service for FX Algos, which is designed to enhance strategy performance evaluation and comparative analysis.

The new FX TCA offering merges data from three distinct sources:

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06 Aug 2020 — Deputy Editor

Luminex Trading & Analytics LLC, a buy side-owned trading venue for block executions, has hired industry veteran Ilisa Gruber as a sales and relationship manager.

Based in Chicago, Gruber will oversee Luminex's relationships with top clients among its more than 200 buy-side, institutional investors.

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05 Aug 2020 — Kirston Winters

In the latest development in the IBOR transition, on the weekend of July 25th, we saw the major CCPs perform the much-anticipated Euro discounting and price alignment transition from using EONIA to EuroSTR (a.k.a. €STR) for all Euro OTC interest rate products.

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05 Aug 2020 — Deputy Editor

Avelacom, the high-performance global connectivity and IT infrastructure provider for the financial services industry, is launching its low latency network, market data and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions for B3's market participants.

Traders on B3 will be able to access high capacity trading links and IT resources, with better Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), without any compromise in data speed.

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03 Aug 2020 — Joakim Strömberg

The recent decision by regulators to delay the final two phases of the uncleared margin rules (UMR) certainly provides additional time...

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31 Jul 2020 — Bill Hodgson

The Bank of England will work with Accenture to develop and build this new world class payments service.

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30 Jul 2020 — John Pucciarelli

In this data study we are going to explore exactly how SIMM performed during the period of January through mid-April 2020.

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29 Jul 2020 — Bill Hodgson

ISDA has launched a new indicator to monitor the adoption of alternative risk-free rates (RFRs) in derivatives trading.

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28 Jul 2020 — Bill Hodgson

ISDA and the International Securities Lending Association (ISLA) have agreed to closely collaborate on two key initiatives to deliver digital solutions to their respective memberships in a consistent and cost-effective way.

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24 Jul 2020 — Bill Hodgson

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.

Full announcement

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23 Jul 2020 — Deputy Editor

Hudson Fintech, the London-based Capital Markets technology firm, has made two senior appointments to support its growth strategy.

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23 Jul 2020 — Deputy Editor

Having signed as a client on Cobalt's platform in February, Standard Chartered joins Citi as an investor in the firm.

Cobalt creates a single version of an FX trade and checks credit in real-time, cutting operational costs and reducing credit, settlement and operational risk. Its technology services interbank, prime, buy-side and bank-to-client relationships.

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