Greenwich Associate’s Market Structure Trends to Watch in 2014

Greenwich Associate’s Market Structure Trends to Watch in 2014

The year 2013 will likely go down as the year of mandatory clearing. Once ignored by eager financial market professionals as boring back-office stuff, collateral…

Apparently TRACE hurt bond market liquidity – but there’s a catch

Apparently TRACE hurt bond market liquidity – but there’s a catch

A study was released today from two very smart guys at Harvard and MIT that shows prices improved and liquidity declined after TRACE was thrust…

The Impacts of Volcker on the Corporate Bond Market

I recently spoke with Rashad Kurbanov who is a Managing Director at consulting firm Investance in NY.  We had an interesting discussion about how the…

My conversation with Benchmark Solution's CEO Jim Toffey

Jim Toffey, one of the co-founders of Tradeweb and general e-trading pioneer, is heading up a pretty fascinating new venture. Using ultra sophisticated analytics Benchmark…