Innovative Risk Management: How To Really Leverage Legal Entity Data
As the industry debates regulatory reform and the course toward greater transparency and stability, we are entering a new phase in the evolution of financial data and a potential renaissance in the approach to risk management, writes Tim Lind, global head of legal entity content at Thomson Reuters.
Fidessa Expands Buy Side Connectivity Service
The platform now offers full infrastructure outsourcing —including FIX and non-FIX-based connectivity— to buy side customers as they grapple with the complexity of running technology infrastructure for multi-asset trading and the operational needs of new regulations.
Some Corporate Borrowers Question Libor Accuracy, Here to Stay
Some major corporate borrowers
in Europe and the United States think Libor, the interest rate
at the centre of an international rate-rigging inquiry, is not
an accurate benchmark against which to price loans, but few are
considering using an alternative.
World's First Offshore Yuan Futures Market Makes Quiet Debut
The world's first offshore yuan currency futures market debuted in Hong Kong on Monday in move backed by Beijing to underline its ambition to slowly internationalize the currency, but interest was muted among investors.
Yuan futures ended lower against the dollar on a quiet first
day of trade in what is the latest product launched by Hong Kong
Stock Exchange to further develop the fledgling market in yuan
trade and to attract investors.
9/11 - Eleven Years On
Is this the same Wall Street that moved heaven and Earth to get back to work and trade another day?
Poor Returns Cast Cloud Over BRIC Equity Funds
Investors fed up with years of poor returns are deserting BRIC equity funds, pushing share valuations to record cheap levels and questioning the future of the high-profile investment theme.
BlackRock to Lower Fees on Certain ETFs
BlackRock Inc is
planning to announce lower fees on some of its core iShares
exchange-traded funds in the fourth quarter, Chief Executive
Officer Laurence Fink said on Monday.