Chinese regulator said it is developing legal framework for foreign firms
ACI-FMA president Bailey called for national regulators to adopt single code
Transparency one of the biggest issues for banks amid regulatory changes
The FCA's discussion paper is open to public comments until May 26
Jones had been with the Icap foreign exchange broker since 2000
Tonkin's promotion comes two months after Peter Johnson left the bank
The leading trading tech firms have been locked in a legal battle since 2005
Mark Brennan of ITRS Group on the perils of building Rome in a day
How rebranding futures markets would aid public perception
FIA Epta - small participants could be pushed out over the next five years.
Philip McBride Johnson
The Stock Connect trading link has shown steady growth since its launch in November but the future holds huge opportunity
The new clearing utility operated by Sungard is aiming to deliver 20% savings on back and middle office functions
Nasdaq NLX was tellingly the first exchange to welcome LCH.Clearnet's pledge it will finally support portfolio margining
Michal Pruski, the founder of Warsaw-based start-up fund Metrum, is bullish about the future for the CTA segment
Proprietary trading stands at a crossroads with the rise and rise of electronic trading but where next?
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In this week's issue:
Prop trading firms have emerged out of the darkness in recent years to become vital liquidity sources. Some of Europe’s top traders talk about the main challenges and opportunities for the industry going forward.
"Is exchange competition good for the market? "
Yes, it brings fees down and helps innovation
It doesn't really matter as they always fail
No, we don't need any more competition
No, cost and complexity outweigh benefits
RJ O'Brien hires FX options guru in London
Barclays, Sungard see future for clearing
Esma to revise Mifid II transparency regime
HKEx chief Li eyes Chinese derivatives
Tokyo Commodity Ex to launch gold daily future
Eurex eyeing alternative clearing models
FCA probes brokers over payment for flow
LSE hints at futures exchange launch
Futures head Turpin latest to leave Marex Spectron