Insight

  • Sep10 Op-Ed
    Is e-trading an ace in the hole for markets? - September 10, 2013

    As regulators seek to enact change, they must balance their transparency objectives with the needs of market participants. The Globe and Mail, Report on Business, Streetwise blog featured an op-ed article from CanDeal's CEO, Jayson Horner, on the role electronic trading can play in providing a solution to satisfy all market participants.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon G&M-OpEd-IsEtradingAnAceInTheHoleForMarkets-Eng.pdf
  • Sep01 Intelligence
    Greenwich Associates 2013 North American Fixed-Income Investors Study - September 01, 2013

    Greenwich Associates 2013 North American Fixed-Income Investors Study showed their respondents executed 44% of their volume electronically, up from 40% the year before. Canadian government bond e-trading volumes on CanDeal increased 11% in calendar 2012. Greenwich Associates data shows that government bonds account for roughly half of Canadian total fixed-income trading volumes.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon NAFI-CAN_ETrading-13-MT.pdf
  • Jul17 Intelligence
    Quarterly Insight | Q2-2013  - July 17, 2013

    Participants set new quarterly trade count and volume records at 60,661 trades and $606 billion in trade volume. Bonds lead the charge with 26% growth quarter over quarter.  Below is an overview of our business highlights from Q2-2013.

    • eFIRM technology went live in Q2-2013
    • Largest Q/Q volume increases by product: GoC bonds up 30%, Provincial bonds up 35% & CAD IRS up 92%
    • Buy-side participant community grows to more than 700 users 
    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon CanDealQuarterlyInsight-Q2-13.pdf
  • Jun13 Intelligence
    OTC Intelligence - June 13, 2013

    The global regulatory environment for trading swaps is changing rapidly. This OTC Intelligence piece focuses on minimum block sizes for interest rate swaps, electronic pre-trade credit checking functionality and connectivity for central clearing.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon OTC Intelligence-13June2013.pdf
  • May22 Intelligence
    OTC Intelligence - May 22, 2013

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) held a public meeting on May 16, 2013 to discuss trade execution rules and anti-disruptive trading practice guidance. All four of the rules were passed and are expected to be published by the Federal Register in June. Click the link below to read a summary of each of the rules that were voted on and how these rules will impact market participants.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon OTCIntelligence-22May2013.pdf

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