The FIX group reports that buy-side firms made it known via the FIX Global Buy-Side IPO working group last year that they want more transparent and efficient ways of placing orders for equity IPOs and for fixed income transactions.
As investment strategies move towards multi-asset classes, performance measurement analytics must evolve proper attribution models to accurately reflect the behavior of the portfolio. But essential to reflecting that behavior is understanding the priorities of the portfolio manager.
Join FTF for our annual performance measurement conference, discussing everything from GIPS and global client reporting standards, methods in multi-asset-class attribution, implementing new vendor systems, and more.
As data programs mushroom, many firms are considering alternative methods for managing them. In addition to managed service programs, there are now several offerings of data utilities. But what exactly is a data utility, where are the cost savings, and is it a good solution for your firm’s data program?
Join DerivOps North America for a two-day, in-depth conference on all things derivatives operations. Combining our annual Chicago and New York event as well as our premier collateral management conference, DerivOps North America puts all the information you need to know in one place.
This two-day conference will cover all things securities operations with separate streams covering reconciliations, corporate actions, and buy-side operations, including discussions on industry standards, STP, automation and more.
Understanding the fixed income securities market does not come easily. It is a very large and complex market where securities worth several billions of dollars are traded and settled every day. This seminar presents an overview of the various fixed income security products and a model of market participants and their roles.
Early Bird Pricing Available! Register by February 27th to Receive Discounted Pricing!
Whether you are involved in portfolio management, trading, custody or accounting, knowledge of these instruments and how they work is essential in today’s investment environment.
This two-day seminar is tailored to individuals looking to better understand the securities industry and how it works.
Bridging the divide between the official story and what is really happening.