30 June 2016 – The financial crisis of 2008 and ensuing waves of regulation have led to significant changes in the global Repo market. Traditionally an inter-dealer market, this key lending tool has become one of the biggest casualties of the Basel III capital rules. According to the latest International Capital Markets Association (ICMA) survey, the volume of Repos and reverse Repos outstanding in the European market shrank in size by 21% between June 2007 and December 2015.
London, 28 June 2016 – Traiana, the leading provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions, has seen a threefold growth in allocation volumes via its Harmony Equity Swaps service as clients embrace the post-trade efficiencies it provides in a period of regulatory change. The platform achieved growth of 185% between May 2015 and May 2016, following strong growth of 144% over the same period the prior year.
New York, 15 March 2016 – ICAP plc (IAP.L), a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information services, announces today that its Post Trade Risk and Information (“PTRI”) division has successfully completed a proof of technology test case for a distributed ledger using blockchain technology.
New York, 15 March, 2016 – ICAP (IAP.L), a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information services, announces today that its Post Trade Risk and Information division (PTRI) has made a series of enhancements that significantly expand its existing suite of regulatory services to offer customers an end-to-end menu of products which meet MiFIR/MiFID II cross-asset reporting and processing obligations.
LONDON – 10 February 2016 – BATS Chi-X Europe (BATS), Europe’s largest stock exchange, and Traiana, a leading provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions, today announced a joint service that will extend OTC equity trade CCP clearing to a greater number of market participants.
London and New York, 21 January 2016 – Traiana, a leading provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions and Trax, a leading provider of capital market data, trade matching and regulatory reporting services, today announce that they have entered into a business alliance to offer the industry an interoperable Repurchase Agreement (repo) matching service to support efficient, automated, operational processes ahead of significant regulatory change.
London, 8 December 2015 – Traiana, the leading provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions, today announces the publication of a white paper that highlights significant gains for the industry as a result of the netting benefits found during the automated central clearing of OTC equity trades, across pan European clearers on an interoperable basis.
Dec 7, 2015 : Many over-the-counter equity trades in Europe are now being settled on the same day. Watch now as Laura Craft, head of business development for securities at Traiana, tells Philip Stafford, FT Trading Room editor, how an extra 30 minutes makes all the difference.