Iowa Public Employees' Retirement System issued an RFP for firms to provide future commission merchant services and margin management services.
March 13, 2015 | 02:15 pm
Stock returns have a fat-tailed distribution; this means that large shocks are far more likely than one might expect. A few examples illustrate why this matters to investors.
March 12, 2015 | 05:15 pm
CalPERS has joined a fully committed repo facility with derivatives clearinghouse Options Clearing Corp. and securities lending agent eSecLending to provide contingency liquidity in the event of a...
March 12, 2015 | 03:16 pm
The European Commission will review legislation that could force pension funds to centrally clear over-the-counter derivatives transactions.
March 12, 2015 | 12:05 pm
While active management still plays a critical role in portfolios of all sizes and sophistication levels, it’s hard to ignore the reams of headlines and research notes making the case for...
February 25, 2015 | 12:18 pm
Chris Concannon on Tuesday was named CEO of BATS Global Markets, effective March 31.
February 24, 2015 | 02:02 pm
Chris Concannon will be taking the reins at BATS Global Markets Inc. with an eye toward expanding the firm's trading in foreign-exchange forward contracts and possibly in precious metals.
February 24, 2015 | 05:22 pm
The development of buy side-owned equity trading venues has attracted interest from long-term investors.
February 23, 2015
To U.S. dark-pool operators, the development of an exclusive managers-only trading venue, Luminex Trading & Analytics LLC, is a splash of cold water on the face of an industry that some managers...
February 23, 2015 | 12:01 am
Pension funds in Europe should be granted a further two-year exemption from compliance with new central clearing rules for over-the-counter derivative transactions, said a report from the European...
February 04, 2015 | 02:42 pm
Manit Rye was named managing director and head of hedged index strategies at Clearbrook Global Advisors.
January 29, 2015 | 11:55 am
A group of nine fund managers has teamed up to start a dark pool dedicated to large stock trades that will open later this year.
January 20, 2015 | 03:48 pm
Most swaps trades will have to be reported to the public under rules approved by the SEC on Wednesday.
January 14, 2015 | 01:35 pm
Two Direct Edge exchanges now owned by BATS Global Markets will pay $14 million to settle charges of improperly describing stock orders, the SEC announced Monday.
January 12, 2015 | 01:40 pm
BATS Global Markets on Tuesday proposed that equity exchanges implement tiered market-access fees that would cut those fees for the 200 most actively traded U.S. stocks by 80%.