BGC and CME are locked in battle to secure the support of GFI shareholders
The Stock Connect service launched on Monday and hit its daily quota early
Purdey spent 15 years with Ffastfill, four as chief executive officer
Jefferies hires three senior London-based traders in the past six months
Asia is faced with liquidity fragmentation in the swaps market
London Stock Exchange working on derivatives products in the US and Europe
Industry has gained for the demutualisation of futures exchanges - discuss!
The new trading link is live for trading shares between the two exchanges
Electronic trading methods are set to dominate the fixed income market
Fidessa's Steve Grob warns that back-office technology is "languising in the 80s"
Philip McBride Johnson
How the ability to cross-margin across asset classes is becoming a reality
Market participants in China are optimistic that the long awaited options launch is approaching
Trevor Spanner, CEO of LME Clear, on the trials and tribulations of building a CCP.
Exchanges are gearing up to offer margin efficiencies across asset classes but take-up is slow
Consultation on the mandatory clearing of foreign exchange NDF has sparked fears over the rising cost of trading
Derivatives World London: The Debates
We return to London on 9 December with our innovative Derivatives World London: The Debates event, Europe’s livliest derivatives conference. The event contains debates, “Ted-Talk” style presentations as well as panels designed to provide new views on the market.
In this week's issue:
Europe is changing rapidly in the run-up to the 2016
introduction of mandatory clearing. Here the buy-side
considers the twin prospects of a shrinking sell-side and
"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
ED&F hires another six brokers in latest push
Optiver seeks Europe, market structure heads
Massad backs cross-border co-operation
Europe delays Clearing Cliff deadline
Icap draws line under broker job cuts
CME Europe plans Q1 swap future launch
Newedge's Andrew Chart set for UBS
Cross-margining in EU faces long journey
FSB outlines new bank disaster recovery plan