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Dan Barnes

Dan Barnes

Editorial Director

The Editorial Director at Markets Media Europe, Dan strives to become an integral part of traders’ networks by ensuring they are informed and helped by the information we deliver. Dan wrote the world’s first article on predatory trading algorithms in 2004, and has won multiple State Street ‘Journalist of the Year’ awards in several categories. In his spare time, Dan makes longbows.

Latest From Dan Barnes

CME Group announces Q4 2022 launch of European Overnight Index Futures

Derivatives marketplace operator, CME Group, has announced it will launch European Overnight Index futures based on RepoFunds Rate (RFR) benchmarks and the Euro Short-Term Rate (€STR) in Q4 2022, pending regulatory review. RFR futures will be cas...

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Raiffeisen Bank International executes first non-standard interest rate swaps

AxeTrading has extended its fixed income products’ offering to support non-standard interest rate swaps which is being used by its client, Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI), to respond more quickly to complex enquiries in a competitive market en...

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Tradeweb Q2 revenues up 14%

Tradeweb has released its send quarter financial results, reporting $297.1 million in quarterly revenues, up 13.9% compared to prior year period, and  US$1.2 trillion average daily volume (ADV) for the quarter, an increase of 20.4% compared to pri...

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Morningstar analysis shows fixed income funds under the cosh with thin liquidity

According to a new report from market data specialist, Morningstar, the unprecedented interest-rate hikes across developed markets has left most bond categories deep in the red for the second quarter of the year, according to Morningstar’s latest ...

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Details on MiFIR deferral regime still needed

A draft report published by Danuta Hübner, rapporteur for the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs at the European Parliament, has detailed changes to the disclosure regime for bonds, with large trades conducted on venue being deferred for f...

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Darren Bustin joins Schroders

Darren Bustin is to join Schroders Solutions on 1 September 2022, in the newly created role as head of Schroders Solutions Capabilities. Bustin brings over 15 years of investment experience to Schroders Solutions, having specialised in derivative...

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Bill Vulpis appointed to IMTC advisory board

IMTC, the provider of fixed income investment management technology, has appointed industry-veteran Bill Vulpis to its advisory board. Vulpis brings extensive experience to IMTC as a strategic advisor after working at the crossroads between fixed...

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UBS Execution Hub hires multiple senior buy-side traders as expansion continues

According to an internal memo, as seen by The DESK, Ian Power has joined UBS Execution Hub as head of UK execution, one of several new hires from buy-side trading desks, which include Paul Christophorou and Gozde Yildiz in London, with Dirk Heim i...

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