The following data is derived from trading activity on the Tradeweb Markets institutional European- and U.S.-listed ETF platforms.
July 9, 2019 – Tradeweb Markets Inc. (Nasdaq: TW), a leading, global operator of electronic marketplaces for rates, credit, equities and money markets, today reported a new monthly record for average daily volume (ADV) of $859.2 billion (bn) in aggregate for the month of June 2019.
Government bond yields fell in June, with Eurozone’s peripheral economies registering the most pronounced moves. Italy and Greece saw the yield on their 10-year benchmark notes plunge 58 and 42 basis points over the month to close at 2.07% and 2.30%, respectively. Similarly, their Portuguese and Spanish equivalents dropped 34 and 32 basis points to close at 0.47% and 0.39%, respectively. Meanwhile, Ireland’s 10-year bond mid-yield declined by 25 basis points to end June at 0.17%.
Bond Connect, the mutual bond access programme developed by the People’s Bank of China (PBC) and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) to facilitate increased foreign participation in the Chinese Interbank Bond Market, celebrated its second anniversary yesterday amid record trading volumes on the Tradeweb platform.
London – July 3, 2019 – Tradeweb Markets Inc. (Nasdaq: TW), a leading global operator of electronic marketplaces for rates, credit, equities and money markets, has introduced a series of new features further optimising offshore investors’ access to the Chinese Interbank Bond Market (CIBM). The launch of dealer streaming prices and iDeal – the messaging tool developed by the China Foreign Exchange Trade System (CFETS) – on Tradeweb was announced during the Bond Connect Anniversary Summit in Hong Kong today.
NEW YORK – July 1, 2019 – Tradeweb Markets Inc. (Nasdaq: TW), a leading, global operator of electronic marketplaces for rates, credit, equities and money markets, will release financial results for the second quarter of 2019 prior to the U.S. market open on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at approximately 7:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time.
Amanda Meatto, Head of Sales and Relationship Management at Tradeweb Direct, was recognized as a Rising Star at Markets Media’s 2017 Women in Finance Awards. Markets Media recently caught up with Amanda to hear about what she’s been up to since, as well as her thoughts on women in finance generally.
Greater adoption of electronic trading has driven the average trade size down, and alongside that, liquidity in the bond market has evolved. The result? Expanded access to liquidity – especially that available in the retail market has become increasingly relevant to institutional traders. To cater to this demand, Tradeweb has integrated once highly discrete, liquidity pools from the firm’s institutional and Tradeweb Direct platforms.