Bond markets around the world have survived the great fall of China relatively unscathed, despite the global equity sell-off of the last few days.
August 25, 2015 | 11:04 am
China fell back on its major levers to stem the biggest stock market rout since 1996 and a deepening slowdown, cutting interest rates for the fifth time since November and lowering the amount of cash ...
August 25, 2015 | 11:00 am
A wave of selling gripped global markets Monday as the rout in all but the safest assets deepened.
August 24, 2015 | 11:58 am
As part of their presidential nomination campaigns, Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley both have proposed a financial transaction tax, designed to tap a lucrative source of revenue and target trading ...
August 24, 2015
Citigroup Global Markets agreed to pay $15 million to settle SEC charges that it failed to adequately review thousands of securities transactions by several of its trading desks over 10 years.
August 19, 2015 | 02:19 pm
The forex manipulation scandal involving major global banks demonstrates that at their core, currency conversions are significant drivers of value that must be carefully managed.
August 14, 2015 | 04:48 pm
Mark P. Wetjen will resign as commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, effective Aug. 28, the CFTC said in a news release.
August 14, 2015 | 02:26 pm
Investment Technology Group agreed to pay $20.3 million to settle SEC charges that the dark-pool operator misused confidential trading information of its subscribers in a secret trading desk.
August 12, 2015 | 11:03 am
On a year-over-year basis, equity trading revenues were up in the second quarter, while fixed-income, commodities and currencies trading revenues were down.
August 12, 2015 | 03:37 pm
Nine people are facing federal insider-trading charges that claim they accessed unreleased corporate news releases on earnings, mergers and acquisitions, and other information that was used to...
August 11, 2015 | 02:13 pm
The SEC approved BATS Global Markets' plans for its second options exchange, EDGX Options, the agency said in a filing.
August 10, 2015 | 04:12 pm
The implementation of the Volcker rule last month is expected to accelerate the trend among institutional money managers to break up their block trades in fixed income, causing concern that the...
August 10, 2015
The SEC on Wednesday recommended establishing registration rules for security-based swaps dealers and major swap participants that also would allow those that are subject to enforcement actions to...
August 05, 2015 | 04:08 pm
Secondary trading volumes for loans fell 3.5% in the second quarter, to $153 billion, according to the Loan Syndications and Trading Association’s second-quarter Secondary Trading Study.
August 03, 2015 | 03:30 pm
Jarrett Lilien on Monday was named interim CEO of brokerage and financial markets technology provider Investment Technology Group.