Itiviti Talks

Itiviti Talks is your source for the technology perspective on the global capital markets. We have created this to be an engaging forum for sharing ideas with our clients, partners and other industry professionals. You will find videos, blog posts, white papers and more that deal with the needs and challenges of brokers, market makers and trading executives.
 
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How automation can future proof trading systems and meet regulatory requirements

How automation can future proof trading systems and meet regulatory requirements

Articles & Reports Market participants are under tremendous pressure to maintain profitability whilst simultaneously improving time to revenue, meeting new regulatory requirements and holding off their competition. Venues, buy-sides, sell-sides, service and product providers are struggling with the increased regulatory pressure and the complexity of the trading environment. Manual processing is labour intensive and exposes firms to the […] March 14, 2017

Building on proven expertise and market leadership to deliver a connectivity-as-a-service solution to the Capital Markets industry

Building on proven expertise and market leadership to deliver a connectivity-as-a-service ...

Articles & Reports What we’ll cover: Itiviti Managed FIX provides a comprehensive service connecting buy-side and sell-side firms with a resilient solution for their global connectivity. The solution covers multiple asset classes and relieves firms of the day-to-day burden of infrastructure ownership. Co-located at strategically selected cutting-edge data centers, it delivers a high performance, high availability platform that […] February 8, 2017

Reflecting on “Firms of the Future: Regulation, Technology and Finding Your Niche” by John Lothian News

Reflecting on “Firms of the Future: Regulation, Technology and Finding Your Niche...

Articles & Reports In a low interest rate environment with regulatory hurdles, capital requirements, and technological complexities, how do firms in the futures industry thrive? We gathered one seasoned fin tech reporter, Jim Kharouf from John Lothian News, and representatives from an FCM, an ISV, a prop firm/market maker, and a bank – to join us at a […] November 30, 2016

Sell-side evolution by Itiviti

Sell-side evolution by Itiviti

Articles & Reports Let there be no doubt: the sell-side remains under pressure. Ever increasing regulatory demands and constant cost pressure have forced banks and brokers to seek new sources of revenue and ways to operate smarter. Viable options include expanding into multiple asset classes, consolidating systems and leveraging outsourcing. This paper introduces the trends that are now […] October 13, 2016

Finding the right mix: Outsourcing technology in a changing regulatory environment

Finding the right mix: Outsourcing technology in a changing regulatory environment

Articles & Reports No firm is capable of managing its entire technology stack in-house, this much was agreed early on at the Global Trading roundtable hosted in June in New York to discuss outsourcing and its ongoing role in managing technology for firms. Exchanges are much better to manage technology internally, but even this becomes increasingly challenging as […] September 5, 2016

TABB Group Report: Structural Complexity Driving Next Generation Demands

TABB Group Report: Structural Complexity Driving Next Generation Demands

Articles & Reports Derivatives traders thrive in fast paced markets where flexibility, speed and global access are prerequisites to success. The need for powerful analytics is a given, as is the flexibility to change strategies on the fly. With the added pressures of regulation and structural complexity, market participants must continuously evaluate their approach and consider technology investments. TABB […] August 19, 2016

Trading technology performance

Trading technology performance

Articles & Reports What we’ll cover: Performance is crucial in trading, but the term is loosely defined and ambiguous at best. What exactly does it mean? How can performance be quantified, compared and evaluated? Typically, “performance” in trading technology is understood as the “response speed” to any given action. This white paper focuses on measurements in two fundamental […] June 23, 2016

The evolution of smart order routers

The evolution of smart order routers

Articles & Reports What we’ll cover: The first generation of SORs, introduced in 2007, was designed to handle the early signs of fragmentation in Europe. Today, almost nine years after MiFID I applied, everyone is trying to understand the requirements to cope with the new landscape after MiFID II applies. The exact requirements have yet to be defined, […] June 23, 2016

MiFID II: Practical considerations for gainful compliance

MiFID II: Practical considerations for gainful compliance

Articles & Reports What we’ll cover: Recently, ESMA submitted its regulatory technical standards to the EU Commission, greatly reducing the market uncertainty that has been surrounding the introduction of MiFID II. This was the starting point for an even more active period of innovation and change, as players respond to the new rules and introduce new ways of […] June 23, 2016

Making the case for upgrading sell-side client connectivity

Making the case for upgrading sell-side client connectivity

Articles & Reports What we’ll cover: To operate successfully in today’s market with the harsh reality of shrinking returns and increasing costs, firms need to reduce the overall complexity surrounding their electronic trading environments. Indeed in the past few years, there has been specific focus around harmonizing front office systems across trading desks and asset classes in order […] June 23, 2016