FlexAdvantage Blog

31
Oct

MiFID II: Down to the Wire on Commodity Position Limits

As MiFID II’s Jan. 3 go-live date draws closer, investment firms are rushing to implement systems that monitor position limits on commodity derivatives, though the majority of the limits are still unknown. FlexTrade’s Ivy Schmerken investigates.

19
Oct

Fixed Income Leaders Summit, Amsterdam (November 8 – 9, 2017)

Stop by FlexTrade’s booth (#15) for information about how the FlexTRADER EMS can help buy-side cross-asset traders use FlexTCA to achieve MiFID II compliance. We’ll also be demonstrating the recently announced FlexAR augmented reality trading application, which offers an extraordinary, new way of visualising and presenting trading via FlexTRADER.

4
Sep

TradeTech Asia, Singapore – 15 Year Anniversary (October 24 – 26, 2017)

Day 1 (October 24) is the Technology Evaluation & Benchmarking Focus Day, where we will be hosting an afternoon round-table session. Visit us to learn more about FlexTrade’s unique products and services including FlexAlgoWheel, FlexTCA, Fixed Income Blotter and our comprehensive Best Execution Platform. We’ll also be demonstrating our FlexAR augmented reality trading application, which offers an extraordinary new way of visualising and presenting trading via FlexTRADER.

17
Jan

What Demands Will Pull the Buy Side Towards an OEMS?

Competitive forces are at play in the OMS and EMS markets where vendors are expanding their capabilities at both ends to build the coveted OEMS. Due to tighter IT budgets, compliance mandates and expansion of electronic trading across asset classes, firms may be looking to bring these two platforms together. FlexTrade’s Ivy Schmerken investigates.

15
Jun

ETF Trading and Order Management

With an eye on new revenue opportunities, sell-side firms are launching trading desks for exchange traded funds, a global market that has close to $3 trillion in assets under management. Investors have been pouring money into ETFs, as they offer low fees, exchange trading and exposure to different countries, regions and asset classes.  While sell-side ...