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  1. A Disruptive Environment: Sidley Austin’s Lisa Dunsky Offers Practical Compliance Tips for Firms and Traders

    In May 2013, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission finalized its interpretive guidance on disruptive trading practices, as mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act, which defined disruptive trading as any trading activity that: violates bids or offers; demonstrates intentional or reckless disregard for orderly ...

    2015-08-28

  2. Vision Statement: Fidessa Looking At Realtime and Predictive Analytics and Cybersecurity

    The financial technology space is always moving and aiming at moving targets. Justin Llewellyn-Jones COO and global head of derivatives for Fidessa, said firms now are facing broader and deeper technology challenges than ever, from real time order analytics to new cyber security needs. Speaking with John Lothian News at the ...

    2015-07-16

  3. Innovation Incubation: TriOptima’s Mireille Dyrberg Looks at the Latest FinTech Trends

    For the past several years, derivatives conferences have been all about regulation. But as Dodd-Frank, MiFID II and other global regulations move through the rulemaking phase to implementation and beyond, the focus has shifted from regulation to innovation. The 2015 FIA Europe International Derivatives Expo was all about fintech, and the ...

    2015-07-07

  4. (CTA) Call To Action: Bryan Johnson Calls For Strategic, Practical Marketing For Managed Futures

    Marketing is one of the toughest parts of running a managed futures firm. It takes time, money and is often outside the skill set of most CTAs. Bryan Johnson of Johnson & Co. has spent the past five years helping and teaching fund managers about its importance and how to ...

    2015-07-01

  5. New Energy: Nasdaq Prepping For Launch Of Nasdaq Futures

    Nasdaq Futures was announced in March with a goal of shaking up the energy futures markets. Since then, Nasdaq’s team has been busy building infrastructure and signing up new members. The question is, will they challenge the likes of CME Group’s Nymex or the Intercontinental Exchange? Hans-Ole Jochumsen said that Nasdaq ...

    2015-06-29