Talking Shop with CEO of Bond Book John Kim
John Kim, president and ceo of Bond Book, talks shop with WS&T Associate Editor Cristina McEachern. The two discuss how Bond Book began, how the buy side became involved, why it will be successful and the Department of Justice inquiry.
Do Online Bond Consortiums -- Tip the Scales of Justice?
Broker dealers creating online bond trading consortiums say they are improving the fixed income markets for investors by increasing price transparency and liquidity. But the new B2B e-commerce ventures have prompted an inquiry by the Department of Justice's antitrust division.
CME vs. CBOT: Separate and Unequal
The CME and CBOT have implemented dissimilar electronic trading strategies. While both exchanges are increasingly trying to attract electronic volume in Europe, the Merc has adopted a more open approach and seems to have the early lead on its cross-town rival.