For those that missed the SefCon VI event that took place in
New York last week, here are Profit &
Loss’ top three regulatory takeaways from the event:
1) Massad ended the
post-trade name give-up debate (for now)
CFTC chairman, Timothy Massad, ...
Kite Consulting Group announced a
Networking Jazz Banquet in aid of Futures for Kids, the children’s charity
sponsored by FIA Europe.
The fund raising evening, to be held at
One Moorgate Place on 12 November, will be hosted by comedian ...
Ask any swaps market
participant what their number one priority is right now and you’ll only receive
“MiFID II is the card
that’s trumping everything right now. Since the rules hit the register, a lot
Despite data showing consistently positive performance for FX-focused CTAs, the number of these firms operating in the market continues to decline. What,
if not performance, is forcing currency CTAs to close their doors?
Data from the Barclay CTA index shows ...
Will new entrants continue to challenge the large ECNs in FX?
Profit & Loss Forex Network Chicago looked at the
combination of growing regulatory requirements,
customer disillusionment and the changing cost
pressures on financial services firms that appears to be shifting
January 15, 2015 clearly showed that some firms had significantly mispriced FX market risk, and the continued
volatility since the Swiss National Bank unpegged its currency has further forced firms to re-evaluate
how they perceive and price this risk.
Panelists at Forex ...
Over the past two years, the nature of liquidity has changed – both in terms of its provision and consumption.
Panellists at Profit & Loss Forex Network Chicago conference explored whether changes in volatility
are permanent or changeable.
Some blame regulations, others ...
The FX industry faces a plethora of risks. Understanding how to manage risk is the biggest challenge
facing the industry today, but how best to address these? Profit & Loss asked a panel of experts at Forex
Network Chicago for their ...
SefCon VI, which takes place October 26 in
New York, is shaping up to feature one of the strongest programs to date – with
CFTC Chairman Timothy Massad providing the keynote address; an interview with Congressman Sean
Patrick Maloney, who sits on ...
Market structure, liquidity pool formation,
the impact on buy side participants, and the impact of recent MiFID
developments are just a few of the topics up for discussion at the Sixth
Annual Swap Execution Facility Conference – SefCon VI – which takes ...