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VIX Owner Plots New Fear Gauge to Help Measure European Fright; Two Exchange Whizzes Try to Tackle CBOE’s Challenges; Dutch alternative derivatives platform TOM to be wound up Newsletter,Options

Observations & Insight JLN Exchange Leader Series 2017: SGX’s Syn Says Trade Barriers Mean Opportunities for Offshore Exchanges JohnLothianNews.com Singapore Exchange’s Michael Syn says that when economic barriers to open trade come down, offshore jurisdictions like SGX can benefit by showing their worth for hedging exposure. The “big three” Asian markets – India, Japan and China – taken together account for about 25 percent of world GDP and 40 percent of world population. But each is regulated very differently and therefore the elements of risk in those countries will not be proxies for each other, Syn said. Each will behave…

OCC to require members to test default process; Soymeal leads China charge into commodities derivatives; Trouble at Tradebook? Newsletter,Options

Observations & Insight JLN Exchange Leader Series 2017: LSEG’s Hackett on a Clear Path Forward JohnLothianNews.com In just a few years, London Stock Exchange Group has doubled its U.S. headcount to nearly 500 employees. That’s just one indicator that this division of that LSEG is doing well across a variety of its operations. Ali Hackett, USA Country Head for London Stock Exchange Group, spoke to JLN about the importance of the customer in continuing LCH’s expansion. Since the financial crisis, regulators have adopted rules that have pushed clearing and trading onto exchanges. But there is still a demand from clientele…

John Lothian Newsletter: Deutsche Bank to Face British Lawsuit Over High-Speed Trading; Welcome to the Crisis Economy, Where Tumult Reigns; Big Ideas 2016 Chicago looks to boost next-generation financial firms John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read ++++ Getting Squeezed: Introducing Brokers Numbers Waning, Growth Wanting, Future Questioned New Introducing Broker numbers hit historical low; IB Numbers Shrink 17 percent Since Financial Crisis By John J. Lothian There is a funny story about former MF Global CEO Jon Corzine, when he held his first all company conference call with employees. He said he was impressed with how many investment bankers the firm had, having no clue that the number of IBs affiliated with MF Global actually meant introducing brokers. The fate of the company was probably sealed right then and there. While investment bankers have…