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Mike O'Rourke, Nasdaq

The cross-office machine intelligence revolution

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 08:13

Up until recently, machine intelligence could only be used by large sell-side institutions and sophisticated quantitative trading groups to improve how they operated in the marketplace. But as technology advances continue to push the depth and breadth of machine learning capabilities, it is allowing financial firms of all shapes and sizes to improve their compliance and trading capabilities. »

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Intercontinental Exchange sets new volume records in Short Sterling futures and FTSE 100 Index futures

Mon, 19/06/2017 - 09:21

Intercontinental Exchange has reported a new daily volume record of 3.35 million contracts for the Three Month Sterling (Short Sterling) futures contract set on 15 June, 2017. The previous record was 2.89 million contracts set in June 2014. »

Elliot Hann, Fenics Market Data, BGC

Fenics Market Data partners with Amerex for energy data

Tue, 13/06/2017 - 10:58

Fenics Market Data, BGC's Market Data division, has agreed to a distribution partnership with OTC energy brokerage Amerex Brokers (Amerex), whereby Fenics Market Data will provide Amerex energy-focused market data products to its customer base.   »

Michael Metcalfe, State Street Global Markets

Markets poorly prepared for shock UK election result

Fri, 09/06/2017 - 09:11

Michael Metcalfe, global head of macro strategy at State Street Global Markets, and Bill Street, head of investment for EMEA at State Street Global Advisors, offer their views on the UK general election result… »

Essa Kazim, Borse Dubai

Nasdaq and Borse Dubai sign market technology deal

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 09:53

Nasdaq and Borse Dubai have signed an agreement to bolster the technological infrastructure of Dubai’s stock exchanges, Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and Nasdaq Dubai, and improve post-trade practices. »

Gottfried de Vidts, ICMA

Latest ICMA survey sets baseline size of European repo market at EUR5,656bn

Tue, 14/02/2017 - 14:12

A survey by The European Repo and Collateral Council of the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) calculating the amount of repo business outstanding on 7 December 2016 from the returns of 65 offices of 62 financial groups, sets the baseline figure for market size at EUR5,656 billion. »

LME to implement charge-capping as final part of warehouse reforms package

Wed, 28/09/2016 - 15:54

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is to introduce caps on maximum rates charged by LME-registered warehouses following a market-wide consultation. »

ICE Futures Europe makes changes to ICE Robusta Coffee futures contract

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 13:31

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has proposed changes to the ICE Robusta Coffee futures contract, effective 3 October 2016, for the July 2018 contract month onwards. »

EEX conducts first EU emissions auction under new CAP2 contract

Tue, 06/09/2016 - 08:02

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) has conducted the first primary market auction under the new CAP2 contract on behalf of the participating 25 EU member states. »

Nasdaq extends market surveillance contract with BM&F Bovespa

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 07:49

Nasdaq has extended its contract with BM&F Bovespa – the largest stock exchange in Latin America – for the use of the SMARTS Market Surveillance platform across Brazil's equities, commodities and futures markets. »


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