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Matt Hodgson
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Data: From Big Chaotic to Smart Profitable

Matt Hodgson, CEO & Founder at Mosaic Smart Data discusses how FICC businesses armed with smart data are enabled to make the very best possible use of their data to derive more profitable business gains.

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Should the Order Protection Rule be revised or scrapped altogether?




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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Order Protection Rule Tug-of-War

In this week's FLASHBACK, Traders Magazine looks at the Order Protection Rule and how the debate around it has changed in the last two years.

Cappitech Launches MiFID II Market Data Intelligence Product

The new electronic surveillance and analytics tool assesses firms' best execution capabilities across all asset classes and benchmarks performance to the industry average.

ESMA Update on No Deal Brexit Preparations

ESMA statements and measures on no-deal Brexit scenario preparations referring to 31 October.

Articles

Demystifying Dodd-Frank

Commissioner Scott O'Malia of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is on a mission. He says the process of writing new over-the-counter derivative contract rules needs more transparency. Over the past year he has repeatedly called for more roundtables and public comment on how rules are written. Why is this important? Because these rules, among other things, will determine which OTC derivative contracts must go through a clearing process and which ones can continue to use the old bilateral, dealer-to-dealer model.

In the CARDS

FINRA's use of broker data to protect investors is under attack: Are they protecting investors or covering for bad brokers?

Structural Changes in Canada

More change is coming to the equity trading markets of the Great White North.

SEC Approves BATS Merger

It's all but official now - BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge Holdings will become a unified company.

Buyside Welcomes FINRA Query

Institutional investors welcome the equities market regulator's probe on broker-dealer order routing methodology.

Beware of New Rules

Understanding the likely form of new rules-like Regulation SCI - is essential for traders and investment firms so they can prepare for their inevitable implementation.