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The D-Limit Order Type of IEX Has My Support

The D-Limit Order Type of IEX Has My Support

Most of you know I prefer markets that are listed. You also know I prefer markets that are not dark. I also prefer markets that have many and a multitude of participants, in numbers and size. These are all features of a proposal from IEX before the SEC for its D-Limit...

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Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR)

Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR)

New York Fed President John Williams said Monday that SOFR, a replacement for the Libor interest-rate benchmark, has performed well under the stresses seen in the financial system during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Abra

Abra

Digital asset platform Abra agreed to sanctions from the CFTC and SEC for offering swaps to U.S. customers and for operating a swaps trading business in the U.S. without proper registrations.

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John Lothian Newsletter

Today’s Newsletter

We visit more than 100 websites daily for financial news (Would YOU do that?)

JLN Options Newsletter

Today’s Newsletter

Everything you need to know about Options Today

Lead Stories

The D-Limit Order Type of IEX Has My Support

The D-Limit Order Type of IEX Has My Support

Most of you know I prefer markets that are listed. You also know I prefer markets that are not dark. I also prefer markets that have many and a multitude of participants, in numbers and size. These are all features of a proposal from IEX before the SEC for its D-Limit...

The Weekend Update: July 6-10, 2020

The Weekend Update: July 6-10, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK SO FAR, SO GOOD – UPDATES FROM CBOE’S OPTIONS TRADING FLOOR Cboe Global Markets has been reopened for more than two weeks now. How have things been going? According to Cboe, it’s been a smooth ride. Read Now 10...

The Weekend Update: June 29-July 2, 2020

The Weekend Update: June 29-July 2, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Here's how to stop the virus from winning Case surges, overrun hospitals, and a second lockdown this summer could deal a heavy blow to the United States. Here's what we need to turn the tide. Read Now 10 MOST...

The CryptoMarketsWiki Podcast Episode 12: IOU on a Blockchain

The CryptoMarketsWiki Podcast Episode 12: IOU on a Blockchain

Philippe Bekhazi, the founder and CEO of the XBTO Group, has a long history of creating technological tools for trading, devising portfolio and risk management solutions for clients trading equities, FX, rates, and credit instruments. On this episode of the CMW Podcast, he discusses how XBTO went from a prop trading desk to one of the biggest investors in the growing digital asset space, as well as the rise of digital asset derivatives and stablecoins, and the future of digital money.

The Spread: Going Virtual

The Spread: Going Virtual

This week on The Spread, Robinhood announces safety rails to protect inexperienced traders from themselves, JLN covers the first-ever totally virtual IDX, and more.

The Weekend Newsletter: June 22-26, 2020

The Weekend Newsletter: June 22-26, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK CHRIS HEHMEYER: AN ENDORSEMENT OF THE CRYPTO WORLD LIKE NONE IT’S EVER SEEN The crypto world received a large and powerful endorsement yesterday from a pillar of the futures world. Chris Hehmeyer, in a blog post...

Commodity Focus Closes IDX-V

Commodity Focus Closes IDX-V

The last session of this year's IDX-V was titled “Commodities in Focus,” the only panel of the third day, which itself was titled “Commodities and the unexpected consequences of COVID-19.”  Joanna Williams, Of Counsel at the U.K. law firm Simmons and Simmons,...

The Weekend Update: July 6-10, 2020

The Weekend Update: July 6-10, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK SO FAR, SO GOOD – UPDATES FROM CBOE’S OPTIONS TRADING FLOOR Cboe Global Markets has been reopened for more than two weeks now. How have things been going? According to Cboe, it’s been a smooth ride. Read Now 10...

The Weekend Update: June 29-July 2, 2020

The Weekend Update: June 29-July 2, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Here's how to stop the virus from winning Case surges, overrun hospitals, and a second lockdown this summer could deal a heavy blow to the United States. Here's what we need to turn the tide. Read Now 10 MOST...

The CryptoMarketsWiki Podcast Episode 12: IOU on a Blockchain

The CryptoMarketsWiki Podcast Episode 12: IOU on a Blockchain

Philippe Bekhazi, the founder and CEO of the XBTO Group, has a long history of creating technological tools for trading, devising portfolio and risk management solutions for clients trading equities, FX, rates, and credit instruments. On this episode of the CMW Podcast, he discusses how XBTO went from a prop trading desk to one of the biggest investors in the growing digital asset space, as well as the rise of digital asset derivatives and stablecoins, and the future of digital money.

The Spread: Going Virtual

The Spread: Going Virtual

This week on The Spread, Robinhood announces safety rails to protect inexperienced traders from themselves, JLN covers the first-ever totally virtual IDX, and more.

The Weekend Newsletter: June 22-26, 2020

The Weekend Newsletter: June 22-26, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK CHRIS HEHMEYER: AN ENDORSEMENT OF THE CRYPTO WORLD LIKE NONE IT’S EVER SEEN The crypto world received a large and powerful endorsement yesterday from a pillar of the futures world. Chris Hehmeyer, in a blog post...

Commodity Focus Closes IDX-V

Commodity Focus Closes IDX-V

The last session of this year's IDX-V was titled “Commodities in Focus,” the only panel of the third day, which itself was titled “Commodities and the unexpected consequences of COVID-19.”  Joanna Williams, Of Counsel at the U.K. law firm Simmons and Simmons,...

Lessons Learned in Real Time

Lessons Learned in Real Time

At the end of the IDX-V session on the lessons learned Wednesday, just after Chris Smith from LME mentioned the importance of infrastructure for working from home, my internet failed. FIA’s Don Byron, who moderated the panel, had mentioned how when the movie Frozen II...

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