Breaking News

Tag Archives: BaFin

MiFID Starts; Exchange Stats; OCC AA+/Stable Rating Reaffirmed Newsletter,Options

Observations & Insight December 2017 Options Exchange Marketshare via OCC Exchanges and Clearing CME Group Reached Record Average Daily Volume Of 16.3 Million Contracts In 2017, Up 4 Percent From 2016 CME Group 2017 Interest Rate average daily volume was a record 8.2 million contracts, up 9 percent compared with 2016 Annual average daily volume records also were reached in Energy, Agricultural Commodities, Metals, total options and electronic options /goo.gl/Yy152d OCC AA+/Stable Rating Reaffirmed By S&P OCC CHICAGO (January 2, 2018) – OCC, the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization, today commented on the reaffirmation of its AA+/Stable rating by…

John Lothian Newsletter: Jury acquits brokers in Libor trial; CFTC Signs MOU with Two German Authorities; New York Stock Exchange Outlines Priorities to Strengthen Equity Market Structure During Extreme Volatility John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read Accused UK trader likely not a factor in ‘flash crash’: paper BY JOHN MCCRANK – Reuters A British trader facing extradition to the United States in a trial next week for allegedly helping trigger the 2010 “flash crash” likely had little, if anything, to do with the event, according to a draft of a new academic research paper. goo.gl/aaC8tK ***** Why should we listen to experts when we have the mob with pitchforks? ++++ Pimco Asks If Swap Rates Could Be the New Risk-Free Benchmark for Bonds Parsing a potential new benchmark. Tracy Alloway, Liz McCormick – Bloomberg…