News & Views

By Sue Gross
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1 month ago

CEO Michael Ruvo reflects on the evolution of the fixed income markets and BondWave’s role in helping bond professionals adapt over the past 20 years. In his opinion, three major forces of change combined during this time to form a more automated and efficient bond marketplace.Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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1 month ago

BondWave’s newsworthy articles for the month of March: ~BondWave’s 2021 Mark-Up Disclosure Rule Checklist featured in Friday Newsletter. ~BondWave nominated in the 2021 FTF News Technology Innovation Awards for “Best Compliance Solution.”Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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2 months ago

BondWave has calculated up to eight pricing benchmarks for every customer trade disseminated by FINRA and the MSRB for asset classes requiring mark-up disclosure dating back to 2018. This Universal PMP data set is part of BondWave’s Benchmark Data & Trading Indices (BDTI).Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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3 months ago

The FINRA 2021 Exam Priorities indicate a renewed focus on mark-up disclosure practices. Is your current process sufficient? Effi’s Market Calculator and Trade Oversight modules can check the box on key considerations.Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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3 months ago

BondWave’s newsworthy articles for the month of February: CEO Michael Ruvo is quoted in the Best Execution article, “Asset class focus: Fixed income trading: Dan Barnes,” which examines how buyside desks are redefining relationships in fixed income markets. Michael sees regulation leading to increased transparency initiatives. Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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3 months ago

BondWave’s newsworthy articles for the month of January: BondWave Releases New Version of Effi™ with Enhanced Transaction Analytics Suite (The DESK, Wealth Adviser, Global FinTech Series, JLN, TabbFORUM).Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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4 months ago

Enhancements have recently been made to Effi’s Transaction Analytics suite, expanding users’ ability to work with different measurement types and workflows, and ultimately helping with their best execution, fair pricing, and mark-up disclosure obligations.Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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4 months ago

BondWave’s newsworthy articles for the month of December: ~Is it Time for a Reg NMS for Bonds? (TabbFORUM) ~What of pre-trade price transparency? Podcast with Michael Ruvo hosted by Lynne Funk (The Bond Buyer, Chris White’s Friday Newsletter). Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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5 months ago

As pre-trade transparency dominates the dialog in fixed income markets, centralized access to pre-trade data would be the next logical area of focus. Perhaps a Reg NMS for bonds?Read Full Article

By Sue Gross
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6 months ago

BondWave’s newsworthy articles for the month of November: ~ BondWave’s Trade Insights gives an update on corporate bond trading costs in Chris White’s Friday Newsletter.Read Full Article