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Innovation in Order Management Systems

Innovation in Order Management Systems

Execution In the final video in this OMS-EMS series, Lars Wiberg, VP Strategic Research Trading and Trade Execution, discusses innovation in the order and execution management and outlines the most pressing challenges facing firms post-MiFID II. Go to Solutions April 4, 2018

OMS-EMS evolution: Drivers of new functionality

OMS-EMS evolution: Drivers of new functionality

Execution This is the second part in a series that explores the past, present and future of Order Management Systems (OMS) and the closely related Execution Management Systems (EMS). We cover these trading tools mainly from a sell-side perspective. As financial markets change, new demands on trading technology appear. This includes the functional requirements of the […] February 27, 2018

Regulation in a post-globalization environment

Regulation in a post-globalization environment

Risk & Compliance Jim Northey, Senior Vice President Strategy and Research at Itiviti, explores the topic of regulation in a post-globalization environment. In the wake of Brexit and the US election, are we moving away from unified regulatory equivalence to regulatory arbitrage, with single countries taking advantage of regulatory changes to attract market share? February 5, 2018

This is Itiviti

This is Itiviti

Trading What sets Itiviti solutions and technology apart from the rest? Itiviti staff explain in their own words. Go to Itiviti solutions January 9, 2018

Trading in the post-MiFID II environment

Trading in the post-MiFID II environment

Risk & Compliance Johannes Frey-Skött, VP Apps Engineering at Itiviti, discusses the data collection and retention challenges presented by MiFID II and tackled by Itiviti Analyst – winner of “Best New Technology Product – Regulatory Reporting” at the FOW International Awards 2017.* MiFID II has far-reaching and multi-faceted implications for European market participants, but if one were to […] December 21, 2017

MiFID II: The final countdown

MiFID II: The final countdown

Risk & Compliance With just weeks to go before the January 3 implementation deadline for the EU’s Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II), affected financial institutions are flat out as they attempt to achieve compliance as best they can. This is a challenge. MiFID II – considered by some to be the biggest regulatory shake-up of […] December 18, 2017

MiFID II time synchronization underpins best execution, best practice and beyond

MiFID II time synchronization underpins best execution, best practice and beyond

Risk & Compliance Among MiFID II’s extensive new transparency requirements is a new set of technical standards that relate to time-stamping, message-latency, record-keeping and reporting that affects trading systems used by market participants of all kinds. While relatively straightforward on the surface, the regulation’s requirement for time synchronization across trading-related applications are presenting practitioners with some serious logistical […] December 13, 2017

Pre-trade risk & compliance checks

Pre-trade risk & compliance checks

Risk & Compliance The risks associated with sponsored DMA access have long been understood. A practice that began life in the US, many European execution venues now allow buy-side firms to trade directly on their platforms under the sponsorship of their prime broker. MiFID II aims to formalize rules around risky electronic orders and algorithmic trading, to boost […] December 12, 2017

The role of the Systematic Internaliser under MiFID II

The role of the Systematic Internaliser under MiFID II

Risk & Compliance The EU’s Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) is characterized by a stress on transparency designed to realise the investor protections the regulation aims to enforce so as to avoid a repetition of the credit crisis of 2007/2008. One new aspect of this push for transparency is an enhanced systematic internalisation regime, that […] December 5, 2017

FX: Filtering out the noise in surveillance systems

FX: Filtering out the noise in surveillance systems

Risk & Compliance The world of FX has been fortunate to have relatively easy access to good practices and advanced technological solutions, but when it comes to implementing an effective surveillance programme, the task remains a significant challenge. In an article recently published by Euromoney magazine, several industry figures – including Itiviti’s Johannes Frey-Skött, Vice President Trading Apps […] December 4, 2017