Exchanges

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SunGard Technical Breakdown Disrupts BNY Mellon Trading, Damage Unknown

HSBC France Integrates Eurex’s OTC Clearing Service

HSBC France has been connected as a direct clearing member at Eurex, having already cleared its inaugural transactions via EurexOTC Clear.

Euronext Reports Record Volumes Following Chinese Market Convulsions

Euronext yielded a record trading volumes across its combined markets, including 550 million managed orders on its cash markets.

Regulation

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Lawsuit Against Barclays and Exchanges for Favouring HFT Traders Dismissed

Canadian and UK Regulators Update Warnings

Investors have been warned today against dealing with seven more firms across these jurisdictions.

Monetary Policy Heating Up But Talk of Currency Wars Overblown

The raft of QE programmes combined with China's recent policy to devalue the yuan can be seen in multiple lights.

Executives Meet Our Experts

Rob Booker

Rob Booker

Robbooker.com

Good Trading During Unlucky Times

Thomas Coughlin

Thomas Coughlin

Bullion Capital

Gold Mining Instigating Global Growth and Benefits

Michael Venezia

Michael Venezia

Tradeview Markets

How Can I Get My Trading Back On Track?

Karl Montevirgen

How Should You Hire An Experienced Professional?

Brokerage

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Compagnie Financiere Tradition Profit up over 35% in H1 2015

R.J. O'Brien Limited Goes Live on London Metal Exchange as Clearing Member

The announcement follows on the heels of a July 23 regulatory approval as a Category 2 clearing member on the LME.

Citi Sells Hedge Fund and Private Equity Business for $425 Million

The transaction is subject to approvals by relevant regulatory authorities and is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016.

Events

Events

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Execution

Data Center, Data Centre, Servers,

ITG Suspends Trading on Private Venue Due to Issues at Data Centre

Thomson Reuters Initiates 10 Million Common Share Repurchase

The share repurchase will be done in accord with four third-party sellers, with a targeted estimate of 10 million common shares.

Exchanges Clamp down as Unlicensed Firms Distribute Their Data Feeds

Third-party brokers are redistributing exchanges’ data feeds without license to do so, effectively circumventing fees and other legalities.

Technology

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Orc Achieves Connectivity Certification with Borsa Istanbul

Markit Continues Technology Buying Spree with DealHub Acquisition

This comes on the heels of the acquisition of CoreOne Technologies and is part of the major consolidation underway in the technology sector.

Thomson Reuters Confirms Final FXall Operational Procedures

The final procedures announced today include changes based on market feedback including tighter Offer To Deal response times.

Bloggers

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Paying ASIC to Do Their Job

How Long Can the Central Bank of Nigeria Continue to Defend the Naira?

If the price of oil continues to drop, the central bank will have no choice but to devalue the naira in order to boost growth via exports.

Market Liquidity at the Age of Quantitative Easing

Macro liquidity is feeding booms and bubbles; but market illiquidity will eventually trigger a bust and collapse.

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Trading conditions rarely change from demo to live accounts, it’s a trader’s ability to handle the pressure from losses that is affected.

Mining Pools Voice Support for BIP 100, Shun Bitcoin XT

Bitcoin mining pools have, as expected, demonstrated their opposition to Bitcoin XT through their ‘tagging’ of mined blocks.

CFTC Approves NFA Amended Rules to Better Protect Retail Forex Traders

The new rules require NFA forex dealer members to ramp up a range of risk management practices, including increasing capital requirements.

SumUp Raises Another €10 Million to Boost Their mPOS Growth

A provider of mPOS technology, SumUp announced that they have closed a new €10 million funding round led by Groupon and BBVA Ventures.