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TradeSharp Integrates with Tradier to provide traders with brokerage services and enhanced trading strategies

TradeSharp Integrates with Tradier to provide traders with brokerage services and enhanced trading strategies

Tue, 25/08/2015 - 14:06

TradeSharp has integrated with the Tradier API to enable individual traders using its Algorithmic Trading Platform to benefit from Tradier’s brokerage services, scalability and competitive pricing.  »

Keeley Asset Management to transfer ownership to TA Associates

Keeley Asset Management to transfer ownership to TA Associates

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 07:44

Keeley Asset Management is to transfer the voting shares of its parent company, Joley Corp (Joley), to TA Associates (TA).  »

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Nordnet first in Sweden with electronic mutual fund transfers

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 16:00

Nordnet and Fidelity have introduced Sweden’s first electronic mutual fund transfers via SWIFT. The ambition is to pave the way for a new industry standard with the ultimate aim of reducing processing times by half. »

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Crowdfunded underground farm to start trading in London

Mon, 29/06/2015 - 21:00

Growing Underground, London’s first subterranean farm, will start trading for the first time in mid-July.  Last year the farm successfully completed a crowd funding round that was oversubscribed.  »

Paul Stephens, CBOE

CBOE extends VIX and SPX options trading hours as global growth in VIX continues to build

Mon, 15/06/2015 - 12:09

We live in an age of 24-hour news coverage. Indeed, the information at our disposal is greater than at any point in human history. As such, hedge funds and other money managers need to trade the markets as and when news events occur. Such is the interconnected nature of global markets that an event taking place say, in Japan, will likely impact the US.  »

Finland

Nordea Bank Finland issues ETF and currency-linked notes

Thu, 04/06/2015 - 16:30

Nordea Bank Finland has issued a series (A986) of equity and currency-linked notes due 21 June 2019, Aktiebevis Amerikanske Ejendomsselskaber (USD) 2019, denominated in Danish Kroner (DKK) with ISIN Code DK0030362439 and Common Code 124122937. »

London Stock Exchange

LSE welcomes Wasps bond to the order book for retail bonds

Thu, 28/05/2015 - 15:15

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) has welcomed English professional rugby union club Wasps to its Order Book for Retail Bonds, with the launch of its 6.50 per cent 2022 debut retail bond, which raised GBP35 million. »

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Two new WisdomTree equity index ETFs launched on Xetra

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 16:30

Two new exchange-listed index funds issued by WisdomTree – the WisdomTree Japan Equity UCITS ETF - USD Hedged, and the WisdomTree Japan Equity UCITS ETF - USD Hedged are now trading on Deutsche Borse’s Xetra.  »

NYSE

UBS gives clients access to NYSE bonds through UBS Bond Port

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 14:30

UBS and the New York Stock Exchange have formed a strategic relationship whereby UBS customers can connect to NYSE bonds through the UBS Bond Port (formerly UBS PIN-FI) to access a centralised pool of corporate bond liquidity. »

London Stock Exchange

Fondul Proprietatea lists on LSE

Thu, 30/04/2015 - 11:00

Fondul Proprietatea, a Romanian closed-end fund managed by Franklin Templeton Investments, has been admitted to trading today on the Specialist Fund Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) by means of global depositary receipts (GDRs).  »

bitcoins

Jon Matonis joins bitcoin financial services firm First Global Credit

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 06:00

First Global Credit, the first company offering investors the facility to trade stocks, commodities, and ETFs using bitcoin as margin collateral has appointed Jon Matonis to the First Global Credit Board as a non-executive Director. »

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LOIM and ETF Securities list first three fixed income ETFs on LSE

Wed, 15/04/2015 - 06:00

Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM) and ETF Securities have listed a range of transparent, cost-effective and UCITS-compliant fundamentally-weighted fixed income ETFs on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). »

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Horizons ETFs launches fifth edition of Biggest Winner Competition

Tue, 14/04/2015 - 17:00

Horizons ETFs Management and National Bank Direct Brokerage (NBDB) have launched the fifth edition of the Biggest Winner Trading Competition, a simulated exchange traded fund (ETF) investment contest. »

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Sanne lists on LSE Main Market

Mon, 30/03/2015 - 14:00

Sanne, a Jersey headquartered provider of corporate and fund administration, is proceeding with an Initial Public Offering (‘IPO’) and placing of shares on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. »

Shares

Principal funds launches emerging markets equity fund

Tue, 24/03/2015 - 13:30

As a complement to its global investment product lineup, Principal Funds has launched the Principal Origin Emerging Markets Fund, offering shares for Class A (POEYX), Class I (POEIX) and Class R6 (POEFX). »

ETFs

BlackRock expands suite of iShares iBonds Term Maturity ETFs

Fri, 13/03/2015 - 09:00

BlackRock has expanded the suite of iShares® iBonds® with the launch of seven new exchange traded funds on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). »

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BlackRock makes price cut to flagship FTSE 100 ETF

Wed, 11/03/2015 - 13:00

BlackRock has cut the price of two iShares UK equities funds, including the country’s oldest and largest FTSE 100 ETF, and adjusted its Core series. »

London stock exchange

Gabelli launches Gabelli Value Plus+ Trust on LSE

Mon, 23/02/2015 - 06:00

Gabelli Funds has completed the offering of a London Stock Exchange listed closed-end fund, The Gabelli Value Plus+ Trust (GVP), the firm’s first direct entry to the UK investment community. »

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Ossiam launches Shiller Barclays CAPE Sector Value Europe ETF

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 09:00

Smart beta investment manager Ossiam has listed a new UCITS-compliant exchange-traded fund (ETF) that tracks the Shiller Barclays CAPE Europe Sector Value Net TR Index on the London Stock Exchange  »

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CIBC gives Canadians a winter break on ETF trading commissions

Fri, 13/02/2015 - 15:00

CIBC has introduced commission-free online trading on almost 2,000 ETFs until 31 March, 2015 for all CIBC Investor's Edge clients.  »

Xetra

Two new iShares ETFs launched on Xetra

Fri, 06/02/2015 - 12:00

Two new iShares ETFs – the iShares Euro Corporate Bond BBB-BB UCITS ETF and the iShares US Equity Buyback Achievers UCITS ETF – have begun trading in Deutsche Börse’s XTF segment on Xetra. »

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AlgoTrades Partners with Interactive Brokers Canada to offer automated trading of futures & ETFs

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 14:00

AlgoTrades has partnered with Interactive Brokers Canada to offer Canadian investors access to an automated investing system for the trading of futures and exchange traded funds (ETFs). »

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Deutsche Bank and BayernLB execute first OTC trades on Bloomberg to clear at Eurex Clearing

Tue, 02/12/2014 - 06:00

Deutsche Bank and BayernLB have executed the first trades on Bloomberg to be cleared via EurexOTC Clear for IRS.  »

S&P Capital IQ Special Report

Can credit signals be a canary in the coalmine for equity investors?

Fri, 28/11/2014 - 12:01

In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ »

Luxembourg

Fundsquare signs partnership agreement with Numen

Tue, 25/11/2014 - 12:00

Luxembourg Stock Exchange subsidiary Fundsquare has signed a strategic partnership with Numen, the European specialist in document process outsourcing and dematerialisation.  »

Electronic trading floor

Forex broker Armada Markets reports record trading volume of USD23.3bn in October

Tue, 04/11/2014 - 14:30

Armada Markets, a global spot forex broker, has reported a record USD23.3 billion trading volume for October, which is 103 per cent higher compared to October 2013 and 14 per cent higher compared to the previous month. »

Bitcoin

DigitalTangible launches physical gold and bitcoin trading services in Asia

Thu, 02/10/2014 - 12:44

Global bitcoin-gold platform DigitalTangible has expanded its offerings into Asia with new partner Melotic, allowing customers to trade their bitcoin and gold on the new Chinese crypto-gold trading platform. »

Electronic trading floor

Northern Trust launches Target2 Securities strategy

Fri, 26/09/2014 - 10:30

Northern Trust has launched the Target2 Securities (T2S) strategy, designed to offer clients an enhanced range of asset safety holding structures, liquidity assurance and liquidity products. »

Trading screens

Scivantage adds OptionsPlay Ideas to investment platform

Thu, 25/09/2014 - 14:28

Scivantage has added equities and options investing tool OptionsPlay Ideas to its investment platform. »

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Thailand's SCB Asset Management live on Multi-Asset Charles River IMS

Thu, 18/09/2014 - 06:02

SCB Asset Management Company (SCBAM) now is live on the Charles River Investment Management Solution for automated portfolio management, execution management, and compliance monitoring. »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

features
Special report
State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

Special report
Wealth Adviser Awards 2015

Wealth Adviser Awards 2015

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 13:50

The Wealth Adviser Awards 2015 were determined by the votes of Wealth Adviser's readers, who include wealth managers, IFAs, fund managers, family offices, law firms, accounting firms and other industry professionals. This Special Report includes the full list of winners plus links to video footage of the Awards... »

Special report
Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

Special report
Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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