The derivatives market undergoes transformation as it moves closer to the exchange
On the regulatory front, a handful of new policies are set to affect the options market and will likely enhance transparency, execution, and market data.…
The Cost of Liquidity in the FX Market
On July 3, 2013, the courts pronounced caveat emptor with respect to execution performance in the FX market. U.S. District Judge Denise Cote threw out…
Examining the WM/Reuters London Close through the Prism of Foreign Exchange Transaction Cost Analysis
Please find this article referenced in the Wall Street Journal. Responding to many client requests, the FX team at ITG Analytics reviewed trade data surrounding…
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Breaking the Habit
Ofir Gefen, Head of Electronic Brokerage at ITG Asia Pacific, looks at how opportunistically taking blocks of liquidity rather than sticking with volume-based trading habits can improve trading performance.
Canadian Order Flow Trends, Q3-2013: What’s The Value of Your Market Data?
Our analysis of Canadian equities order flow this quarter indicate that HFT activity has scaled back slightly: total order flow reduced, Order-to-Trade ratio decreased, Volume…