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How to build low-touch, multi-asset trading desks

Leading asset managers are building low-touch, multi-asset trading desks to deliver automation wherever possible. Building automation into the trading process requires the asset manager to define best practices around volume, asset class and timeliness of liquidity, then building appropriate rules into the execution process. John Adam, global director, Portfolio Management…

FX liquidity is changing, be careful

The timing of foreign exchange trades, their market impact and explicit costs must all be considered by asset managers’ trading teams, as they try to optimise investor returns. While banks are reducing their risk appetite, they are showing clients greater transparency on executable prices on-screen, clearing the risk rather than…

Could trading become fully transparent?

Total transparency might intimidate some traders, but honesty creates better performance, says Paul Squires, head of trading EMEA equities and Henley fixed interest at Invesco. Data analytics is a crucial skill for tomorrow’s traders, and increasingly importance in building confidence amongst investors, portfolio managers and the trading team itself, where…

Trading through a market event

How can traders manage risk and opportunity during a market event? While portfolio managers will take positions prior to the event itself, traders may either seek opportunities – such as misalignments in pricing – or manage risks that are created, for example if the market moves in an unexpected direction.…