Emerging Markets Fixed Income 101

Emerging Markets Fixed Income 101

Fixed income markets are big, diverse and can be extremely difficult to understand.  Even the largest and most closely watched fixed income markets in the…

US Treasury Market Structure Is Definitely Changing

US Treasury Market Structure Is Definitely Changing

Greenwich Associates just published my recent work examining changes to how US Treasurys are traded.  After years of little change, some real disruption now seems…

Electronic Trading In Emerging Markets

Electronic Trading In Emerging Markets

I spent the latter part of the summer digging into the state of emerging markets fixed income.  The result was research that acts as both…

Electronic Trading Rises With Market Volatility

Electronic Trading Rises With Market Volatility

U.S. Treasury volumes in October hit their highest level since May 2018, with an average daily volume of $554 billion. The equity market’s precipitous decline…

Understanding The US Bond Market

Understanding The US Bond Market

The $41 trillion U.S. bond market allows corporations to grow, governments to finance themselves efficiently, investors to gain fixed returns with lower risk, communities to build infrastructure,…

Regional Bond Dealers are Embracing Electronification

Regional Bond Dealers are Embracing Electronification

A discussion about how commercially available real-time trading technology—the type once only available to the largest institutions–is empowering regional dealers to compete with the global banks…

Adapting to changes in the bond market

Adapting to changes in the bond market

The bond market increasingly goes electronic. How are investors embracing this? Kevin McPartland, Head of Market Structure Research at Greenwich Associates, joins Jill Malandrino at…

A good user experience still matters to bond investors

A good user experience still matters to bond investors

Below is the press release from my most recent Greenwich Report on the corporate bond market.  As the title implies, the buy side is starting…

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…

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…