In The Media

  • Bloomberg TV | July 06, 2018

    `Bloomberg Markets: Rules & Returns’ explores the implications and opportunities of the markets by drawing on Bloomberg’s own in-house editorial expertise and industry figures who are on the front lines.

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  • An eventful week in the stock market ended with a bang for trading desks as FTSE Russell reshuffled its equity benchmarks.

    If China-U.S. trade tensions and bank stress tests weren’t enough, Friday saw share volume explode at the close as managers traded in and out of stocks affected by the changes. For the broader Russell 3000 index, Jazz Pharmaceuticals Plc and Roku Inc. are among the additions, while Delphi Technologies Plc and Ensco Plc will be cut, according to data provided on the index provider’s website.

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  • Markets Media | June 11, 2018
  • Friday, June 22, will be one of the biggest – and busiest – trading days in the U.S. equity market, with turnover expected in the $300 to $400 billion range, as investment managers adjust their portfolios in accordance with the Russell Reconstitution, the annual change in the benchmark FTSE Russell investment indices. The large-cap Russell 1000, small/midcap Russell 2000 and broad Russell 3000 are among the most widely followed U.S. indices, with an estimated $1.2 trillion in assets tracking the benchmarks.

    We project that this year’s reconstitution will lead to approximately $30 billion in net turnover, higher than last year’s $23 billion in turnover.

    Some highlights of this year’s trade include…..

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  • Since MiFID II’s January 3 go-live date the changing market structure dynamics in Europe have been top of mind for investors in Europe and globally. With more than a full quarter of trading activity since MiFID II took effect, ITG is providing an update on the significant changes in equities markets.

    ITG has leveraged its unique broker-neutral TCA Global Peer universe of algorithmic trading to compare venue usage from the end of 2017 through the end of April 2018. This data set provides an exclusive view into how firms are adapting their execution venue choices as a result of the new regulation, including the impact of double volume caps (DVCs) for activity after March 12.

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