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MiFID II: Time for Action

As the January 3, 2018 compliance deadline for Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) approaches, trading businesses within the scope of the regulation must address outstanding...
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MiFID II Unbundling's Silver Lining: Leveraging Streaming Big Data Analytics to Differentiate Execution Services

European MiFID II regulation’s unbundling of broker research from execution services raises the question of how execution service providers can differentiate what they offer once research is no...
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Countdown To MiFID II: Best Execution, Brexit and Trading Infrastructure Best Practices

The events of 2016 have muddied the waters for financial institutions operating in Europe that need to figure out how planning for possible outcomes of Brexit will in turn affect compliance with...
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Leveraging Open-Source Market Data Distribution for Innovation

Global spend on market data runs into tens of billions of dollars a year, yet despite this considerable cost to financial services firms, progress historically has been surprisingly slow to reduce...
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White Paper: Only Reason for Time

According to Albert Einstein “…is so that everything doesn’t happen at once”. Consider yourself in the shoes of a timekeeper of athletic events. The stakes are high, consequently the choice of tools...
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White Paper: Predictive Power of Acuity Trading’s Sentiment Indicators

Undertaken by research partner Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, and led by Professor Argimiro Arratia, author of Computational Finance: An Introductory Course with R, this research was conducted...
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MiFID II: Practical Considerations for Gainful Compliance

The EU’s Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) II – which applies from January 2018 – aims to extend the market transparency introduced by its predecessor regulation to new areas of the...
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White Paper: Trade Europe Now

This paper has been written to provide a guide to effective electronic trading in Europe. It offers an overview of current state of play in the European market as well as dispelling myths surrounding...
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Made to Measure: Transparency of Execution in Futures

Brokers are facing more pressure than ever before to ‘get it right’ with respect to trade execution in an increasingly complex market landscape.
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Shifting Sands: Tracking the Evolution of Electronic Execution

Brokers are facing more pressure than ever before to ‘get it right’ with respect to trade execution in an increasingly complex market landscape.

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