Our research and analysis on Markets & Exchanges
The following in-depth pieces represent our archive of research and analysis on Markets & Exchanges.
Equal and fair spot FX trading vital for well-being of overall market
Date: Dec 10, 2013 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
Advent of HFT helped hedge funds gain an unfair advantage in the spot FX market, with banks left to trade at less favourable rates.
“Asian bond markets have a domestic focus; establishing a regional market remains a challenge”
Date: Dec 02, 2013 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
Denis Noonan, VP, Core Product Development, Clearstream discusses the evolving role of an ICSD and the challenges of operating in Asia.
Super repository not the answer to effective tracking of derivative segments
Date: Nov 28, 2013 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
Harmonisation of global trade reporting rules should precede the idea of a single global trade repository.
Rmb internationalisation must be accompanied by deeper reforms within China’s financial system
Date: Nov 18, 2013 | Author: Research
Proceedings report from the RenminbiWorld Conference 2013, on the status of foreign currency swaps and the creation of international renminbi liquidity.
Regulatory convergence pre-requisite for successful exchange consolidation
Date: Oct 30, 2013 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
NASDAQ’s executive management team will need to carefully weigh its options on the mechanics of the proposed merger with Euronext.
Cross-border OTC rules will impact liquidity in Asia
Date: Oct 29, 2013 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
Howard Lee, executive director at the HKMA, delivers keynote address at ISDA conference highlighting extra-territorial impact of OTC rules.
“There is very little intra-operability in Asia when it comes to clearing and settlement”
Date: Oct 28, 2013 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
Vivekanand Ramgopal, vice president of TCS, discusses the outlook for financial market infrastructure space in Asia.
Asia’s low-latency scalable trading infrastructure lags behind North America and Europe
Date: Oct 25, 2013 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
Barry Smith, Director of Exchanges & Trading Venues at Equinix discusses challenges and opportunities of the data centre business in Asia.