Tag: trade

Activity, Trading

Stock futures little changed ahead of bank earnings

July 13, 2020


U.S. stock futures were higher in early morning trade and pointed to a positive open on Tuesday, as investors eye earnings reports from some of the nation’s largest banks. Dow futures rose 90 points, while futures contracts for the S&P […]


Trade flows in US fixed income driven by analytics, algos and AI – report

September 18, 2019

Via: Finextra

All of the 2019 Greenwich Leaders in U.S. Fixed Income have continued investing in their electronic offerings with the features and capabilities required to meet those changing needs and attract institutional trading volumes. In Overall U.S. Fixed–Income Market Share, Citi […]

Activity, Investment Banking

China trade fight seen dragging on through 2020 in threat to economy, Trump reelection

August 7, 2019

Via: Market Watch financial

The White House’s escalating trade fight with China is increasingly likely to drag on through the 2020 election, handicapping the U.S. economy and potentially endangering President Trump’s re-election. Strategists and economists say the U.S. and China appear further away than […]

Activity, Trading

Trump’s North American Trade Triumph

October 16, 2018


For those on the left and right who were certain that President Donald Trump’s presidency meant the end of global free trade … think again. Though Trump’s critics have dismissed the significance of the new Mexico and Canada trade deal, […]

Activity, Trading

Stock futures trade modestly higher as investors await Fed decision

September 26, 2018

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks rose modestly in early trading on Wednesday, putting equity benchmarks back near all-time highs, though trading could be muted as investors focus on a Federal Reserve decision that’s fully expected to deliver a rate increase in the afternoon. […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic, Trading

From Trump to trade, the financial crisis still resonates 10 years later

September 11, 2018


This week is the 10th anniversary of the inflection point of the financial crisis: the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the biggest bankruptcy in history. To some, it feels like a long time ago. Yet, its effects still echo in the […]

Activity, Trading

Market bull braces for 5-10 percent pullback, sees compelling reasons to buy the dip

August 9, 2018


Even some market bulls can’t deny sell-off risks right now. Wall Street veteran Bill Stone, who spent 18 years as a chief strategist at PNC Financial, told CNBC’s “Trading Nation” on Wednesday that a 5 to 10 percent stock market […]

Activity, Trading

This could be the ‘most interesting’ trade in the world right now

August 7, 2018

Via: Market Watch

The S&P 500 has scrambled up to just 0.8% below its January peak, sparking chatter that the bull market is definitely not over. But the U.S. stock market isn’t necessarily the place to go at this point, if you’re looking […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Trump’s trade mantra is ‘speak loudly and wave your stick around,’ says investment chief

May 22, 2018


Donald Trump’s approach to foreign relations has never been subtle. But the president’s recent declarations about leveling the trade playing field with China, premised on market competition, are more political than economic, the chief executive of Barings said Tuesday. “It’s […]

Activity, Trading

There’s a new volatility ‘witching hour’ puzzling stock traders

February 26, 2018

Via: Market Watch

It’s no secret that U.S. stock benchmarks have grown more volatile over a few short weeks, prone to mind-bending swings in price within moments. In fact, a knockoff of a familiar weather joke is making the rounds on Wall Street: […]

Activity, Regulations, Trading

Instant trade reconstruction is a challenge!

February 16, 2018

Via: Finextra

In regulated environments it’s imperative to invest now to future proof your business – the requirement for transaction reconstruction is not trivial and we suggest a systematic & proactive approach is superior to an ‘as and when’ attitude. Currently, trade […]