learning to buy the dip
February 07, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

THETA Trading Technologies appoints Peter Meddemmen as CTO

The specialist provider of buy-side trading technology as a service, THETA, named former Bloomberg trading executive Peter Meddemmen its Chief Technology Officer. Meddemmen joins THETA as the company prepares for a new product launch in 2020. He will manage all technology delivery, including for its order and execution management system (OEMS), Apollo, scheduled to go…

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Regulation
February 07, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

ESMA outlines its strategy on sustainable finance

The EU Markets regulator, European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), announced its Strategy on Sustainable Finance. The strategy reveals sustainability as the main goal for ESMA and sets out a plan to implement Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors in its work. The strategy reveals that the fundamental priorities of ESMA include transparency obligations, risk…

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Cboe Global Markets
February 06, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Cboe trading volumes rise in January 2020

Exchange holding company Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe) released report on its turnover for January 2020. ADV in total options trading at C2 Options Exchange (C2) reached a monthly record with more than 934,900 contracts, up by 25% from January 2019. EDGX Options Exchange (EDGX) also set a monthly trading record with ADV of more…

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February 06, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Cobalt launches Citi in on its infrastructure for bilateral trading

The London-based fintech, Cobalt, announced yesterday the launch of Citi on its post-trade infrastructure for bilateral flow. Citi has been an investor in the Forex post -trade platform, Cobalt, since 2016. Powered by distributed ledger technology (DLT), its infrastructure creates a standardized record of all Forex trades that could be applied to banks, buyside, prime…

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February 05, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

GMEX and DPN introduce SECDEX regulated hybrid digital exchange ecosystem

Financial markets solutions provider GMEX Group (GMEX) and financial services firm Digital Partners Network (DPN) announced today the launch of the Seychelles-based Securities, Commodities and Derivatives Exchange (SECDEX). SECDEX is approved by the Seychelles Financial Services Authority (FSA) hybrid (for digital and traditional assets) exchange. The collaboration provides clients with the market infrastructure strengths of…

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moex moscow exchange
February 05, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Moscow Exchange reports trading volumes for January 2020

The Russian market operator Moscow Exchange Group (MOEX) announced RUB 57.9 trillion market turnover for January 2020 (RUB 58.9 trillion for previous year). Equity markets have registered the most growth with 102.9%, followed by bond market with 42.8% and derivatives market of 27.4 %. Equity & Bonds Market The total turnover for equity and bonds…

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February 05, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

CQG partners up with DVeX to reach institutional crypto traders

The US-based financial software provider for traders, brokers, commercial hedgers, and exchanges CQG, announced yesterday its collaboration with the new cryptocurrency exchange DVeX. The new partnership will immediately allow DVeX clients access to CQG’s front-end platforms for trading instruments and analytics. Incorporated by the trading organization DV Trading, DVeX is an institutional cryptocurrency trading platform,…

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