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Bitcoin price soars as futures trading triggers market halts

Cboe became the first exchange to launch bitcoin futures at 11 pm on Sunday

Malaysia to launch Islamic stock lending

Shariah-compliant asset managers are set to begin trading Islamic stock loan...

Fidessa signs RJ O’Brien to distribute workstation

The technology firm signed ABN Amro in a similar deal in mid-October

"Significant savings" in moving from OTC to FX futures - report

Traders cited a lack of liquidity as the biggest roadblock for moving away from...

Les Male to leave Nasdaq in February

A spokesperson for the exchange's European commodities arm confirmed his...

“It’s hard to look beyond Mifid II” – Tradeweb

Tradeweb’s Adriano Pace expects the regulation to drive increased liquidity for...

Analysis

Open access: not for derivatives, not for now

Mifid II aims to introduce more competition but open access poses challenges for...

DNB dents Amsterdam’s Brexit hopes

Ruling on bonus cap by the Central Bank could not come at a worse time for...

Exchanges expand horizontally as ‘mega merger’ era ends

Exchange expert Patrick Young tells FOW that ICE’s 4.7% stake in Euroclear is...

Collateral in 2017 Part 2: Effective collateral management

Efficient collateral management across the industry is essential to navigating...

Rolet: a legacy of growth

Profits and revenues up considerably but LSE still paying the price for failure...

Collateral in 2017, Part 1: Challenges and opportunities for the buy-side

The first in our two part series looking at effective collateral management for...

Opinion

Bitcoin futures threaten reputation of the industry

The only risk that bitcoin futures are mitigating are the risks created by their...

Editorial: The Winner Takes it All

On the annual FOW Awards and the never-ending bitcoin saga

Bitcoin futures – the best idea ever?

By Steve Grob, director of group strategy at Fidessa

Three of the world’s biggest asset bubbles – will bitcoin be next?

By James Trescothick, senior global strategist at easyMarkets

Funds raise the stakes in $50 billion class action vs dealers

First impressions of amended complaint shows counsel got advice from vengeful...

Whitepapers

Collateral in 2017

Challenges and solutions for the buyside.


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Thought Leaders

Wematch: Shining a light on collateral and securities financing

Wematch discusses regulatory tailwinds, building liquidity and supporting banks...

Deutsche Bank: The route to client empowerment

Satvinder Singh explains how a modular approach to securities services in a...

Tradeweb: Bringing the international bond market to Asia

Tradeweb was instrumental in developing the Bond Connect programme

India INX: Pioneering international access into India’s derivatives market

India’s first international exchange has a strong pipeline of products to add to...

Standard Bank: The Africa story is just beginning

Charl Bruyns, Head of Investor Services at Standard Bank Group, discusses the...

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Ambitions for America

Insight Investment CEO Abdallah Nauphal is ready to make a big impression on the other side of the Atlantic.


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