OTC Derivatives Reform Update: The Senate Ag Bill

The forthcoming bill from the Senate Ag committee seems to take us back to early 2009 when legislators thought the entire OTC derivatives market could…

OTC Derivative Reform – What to expect from the Senate Bill

The Senate via Sen. Dodd is expected to make public its latest financial reform bill.  Although overshadowed in recent weeks but talk of consumer protection…

The Evolving FX Market – A discussion with the CEO of FXAll

In my conversation with the CEO of FXAll, we discuss their acquisition of LavaFX, regulatory changes impacting the FX market and the adoption of TCA…

Data Center Knowledge – Is Wall Street Ready for Cloud Computing?

But that could change dramatically if financial regulators took a more active role, he said. “If the SEC, CFTC or the proper regulatory body looked…

WS&T – Sell-Side Equity Technology Gets Smarter in 2010

So, the sell side will continue to invest in infrastructure to grow capacity as the market demand for trading U.S. equities grows, but McPartland predicts…