MTFs & ECNs Archive

April 09, 2014

Turquoise reports second-highest trading day

Turquoise reports second-highest trading day

Turquoise, the pan-European multilateral trading facility majority owned by the London Stock Exchange Group, recorded its second largest day of trading yesterday, topping €5 billion across its dark and lit books. read more>

April 07, 2014

IEX sets volume record as HFT attention smolders

IEX sets volume record as HFT attention smolders

US alternative trading system IEX last week set new daily and weekly volume records, but a senior executive has downplayed the impact of publicity for Michael Lewis’ new book on high-frequency trading. read more>

April 07, 2014

TOM adds ETFs to product offering

Dutch trading venue The Order Machine has added exchange-traded funds to the list of products traded on the platform, alongside equities and options. read more>

April 03, 2014

Turquoise sets sights on new block trading functionality

Turquoise sets sights on new block trading functionality

Turquoise is looking at introducing a new dark block trading service in preparation for incoming MiFID II rules. read more>

April 01, 2014

Turquoise market share bolstered in strong March trading

European trading activity climbed in March, signalling the strong recovery seen at the beginning of the year is set to continue. read more>

March 26, 2014

ESMA warned not to use tick sizes to control market

ESMA warned not to use tick sizes to control market

European regulators have been urged to avoid making decisions on minimum tick sizes based on a desire to control certain types of market activity such as high-frequency trading. read more>

March 25, 2014

Thomson Reuters outlines tougher rules for FX market

Thomson Reuters has proposed an update to its matching rule book, setting higher industry standards in FX trading. read more>

March 13, 2014

FINRA confirms May start to ATS reporting

Dark pool reporting for US venues regulated as alternative trading systems will begin the week starting 12 May the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the body running the program, has confirmed to theTRADEnews.com. read more>

March 05, 2014

Former Burgundy CEO to head execution at SEB

Olof Neiglick has left Nordic-based multilateral trading facility Burgundy for Swedish bank SEB. read more>

March 04, 2014

Aquis homes in on leading stocks for Q2

Aquis homes in on leading stocks for Q2

Aquis Exchange is planning to focus on building market share in key stocks within the markets it already serves as part of the market’s second quarter growth strategy. read more>