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China Eyes Launch of Crude Futures Within the Year: SHFE

Reuters – May 28, 2012 (Reuters) – China aims to launch crude oil futures within the year and allow them to be traded by foreign investors as the country speeds the opening of its commodities futures market to overseas players, … Continue reading

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Tradition Plans Forex Exchange Ahead of New Rules

Reuters – By Luke Jeffs – May 30, 2012 (Reuters) – Tradition, the inter-dealer broker, plans to build a foreign exchange trading platform with five major banks to prepare for new rules designed to make the $4 trillion a day … Continue reading

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Canadian Funds Turn to the Robots For Trading

The Globe and Mail – By Boyd Erman – May 29, 2012 Canadian money managers have long been slow adopters of electronic, algorithmic trading, preferring to deal with traders in the more old-fashioned way. But as returns slump, leading to … Continue reading

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Traders Call For Changes to Broker Reporting

Reuters – By Luke Jeffs – May 29, 2012 (Reuters) – Europe’s top fund managers have called on the region’s main investment banks to change how they report trades, arguing a small technical switch will enable the managers to see … Continue reading

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German Coalition Parties Plan Draft Law On High-frequency Trade

Dow Jones Newswires – By Andreas Kissler – May 29, 2012 FRANKFURT (Dow Jones)–German federal government coalition parties are planning to regulate computer-generated high-frequency trading, and present a draft law on the issue in the autumn, said financial experts of … Continue reading

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Glitches Halt New Goldman Trade Platform

Financial Times – By Tracy Alloway – May 28, 2012 Goldman Sachs has been forced to delay the launch of its new corporate bond trading platform after a series of “logistical issues” beset the investment bank’s foray into electronic fixed-income … Continue reading

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Goldman’s Wings Clipped By Low Leverage, Few Opportunities

The Wall Street Journal’s Liz Moyer repors that at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS), fixed income trading is settling back from the heights reached in the last two years, and for this Wall Street trading juggernaut, normal means boring. Without … Continue reading

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