What Technology is Doing to Banks

What Technology is Doing to Banks

Another fun conversation between Jim Jockle from Numerix and I about what new technology means for banking, how it helps, how it hurts and why…

Electronification, Budgets and Innovation

Electronification, Budgets and Innovation

I always have a lot of fun talking to Jim Jockle at Numerix, whether it be about quant models, financial markets or triathlons.  Unfortunately they…

FX Market Structure, Flash Crashes and Market Making (Bloomberg TV)

FX Market Structure, Flash Crashes and Market Making (Bloomberg TV)

My conversation with Bloomberg TV following the overnight volatility spike of the Pound.  And no, I really don’t want to call it a “flash crash”.

Price Makers and Market Makers are Not the Same

Price Makers and Market Makers are Not the Same

My latest Greenwich Research found that investors have seen a decline in dealer sourced liquidity, and that they’re concerned about it. It also found that…

Yellen, Bond Liquidity and Why Sales Traders Matter with Bloomberg TV

Yellen, Bond Liquidity and Why Sales Traders Matter with Bloomberg TV

This was my first time chatting with Betty Liu at Bloomberg TV, which I really enjoyed. We discussed why the Fed shouldn’t hyper focus on…

The non-Liquidity Crisis and Rigged Markets

The non-Liquidity Crisis and Rigged Markets

This week as my first appearance on Bloomberg’s new morning show aptly called <GO>.  Great new set and a fun format.  In these two separate…

Talking US Treasury Market Structure with FIA

Talking US Treasury Market Structure with FIA

Its been way too long since I’ve posted. Funny how writing for a living makes it hard to write your own blog. Something like “the…

The GOP-led Congress will not repeal Dodd-Frank, nor should they

The GOP-led Congress will not repeal Dodd-Frank, nor should they

Early in November I chaired the FTF DerivOps conference in NY.  The conversation in 2014 was a lot more about the market than it was…

US Treasuries are trading electronically, but we still need bond traders

US Treasuries are trading electronically, but we still need bond traders

I recently spoke with Bloomberg TV about a recent Greenwich Associates research report that examined the growth in electronic trading of US Treasuries by US…

Bloomberg TV: What’s Best for High Frequency Trade Regulation?

Bloomberg TV: What’s Best for High Frequency Trade Regulation?

On the heels of the Senate hearing into high speed trading, I joined Sal Arnuk from Themis Trading on Bloomberg TV to discuss the best…