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Refinitiv, Microsoft, Partner on Market Data

Refinitiv and Microsoft are partnering to deliver connectivity, market data and insight to financial markets participants – under the agreement, Refinitiv says it will creating new products and go to market services on Microsoft Azure, while expanding its use of Microsoft 365 and Teams, to help the financial community connect, collaborate and communicate. Refinitiv says […]

Spreads Biggest Concern in FX: Refinitiv Survey

Managing spreads has been the biggest trading challenge for FX market participants since the pandemic and resulting lockdowns began according to a Refinitiv survey. In the global survey of over 1,000 traders, 50% percent of respondents chose spreads, followed by access to liquidity with 24% of respondents cited this as their biggest challenge. 14% of […]

In the FICC of It

In this week’s podcast, Colin Lambert casts his eye over a new challenge facing Refinitiv Benchmarks over the London 4pm Fix – something he confesses to not have even considered in the past, and then gives his thoughts on a small, but potentially important change at CME Group on its FX Link service. He is […]

Mixed Data from Primary FX Venues

The three primary FX venues have all followed the first group of platforms to report average daily volume (ADV) with a month-on-month rise, however unlike the latter, year-on-year turnover is lower. EBS, which is owned by CME Group, reports ADV of $69.3 billion in June, a 22.2% rebound from the horrible May data, but still […]

In the FICC of It

The move by Refinitiv to a 5ms data feed on its Spot Matching platform has grabbed Colin Lambert’s attention this week, leading him to call for an open debate in the FX industry over the length of last look windows. With both primary venues at 5ms, is it now the time for platforms to step […]

Refinitiv Launches Low-Latency FX Data Feed

As observed by Profit & Loss on Monday, Refinitiv has launched the FX Binary Multicast Feed 5ms, an enhanced low-latency market data feed to enable increased market transparency and support critical trading decision-making for Refinitiv Spot Matching clients, the company says. This brings the platform into line with its chief rival in the FX market data business, […]

ITRS, Refinitiv, Renew Partnership

ITRS Group, the provider of estate monitoring, capacity planning, IT analytics and load testing to cross-industry enterprise clients, has announced a renewed partnership with Refinitiv. The collaboration will maintain market data feeds for the financial services industry. Although the firm says the deal is a renewal, a release states that Refinitiv clients will now also […]

Refinitiv’s Shirley Barrow – Managing the WM/Reuters Fixes

FX benchmark fixes, specifically the WMR London 4pm “close”, have been in the spotlight recently thanks to price action around and during the fixing windows. Colin Lambert talks to Shirley Barrow, global head of benchmarks at Refinitiv about how WM/Reuters Benchmarks are managed – and what it would take to change In spite of liquidity […]

European Commission Opens “In Depth” Review of LSE/Refinitiv Deal

The European Commission (EC) has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed $27 billion acquisition of Refinitiv by the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) under European Union Merger Regulation. The Commission says it is concerned that the proposed acquisition may reduce competition in trading and clearing of various financial instruments and in financial data […]