Tradeweb has reported total trading volume for October of USD19.4 trillion (tn). Average daily volume (ADV) during the month was USD910.8 billion ( billion), up 28.8 per cent year over year (YoY) and represents Tradeweb’s second-highest month ever.
Almost all of the largest hubs for green finance are concentrated within Western Europe, a biannual index shows, with Amsterdam, Zurich, and London continuing to lead efforts to finance a sustainable future.
Japanese equities “overdue for re-evaluation” as better corporate governance opens growth opportunities
The tide may be starting to turn for Japanese equity funds, as Japanese companies’ cash-rich balance sheets and improvements in corporate governance reduce scepticism from global investors.
Investors have punished UK equity funds with heavy outflows, as the government stretches out ongoing trade negotiations with the European Union.
European asset managers’ average assets fell by 1.5 per cent over the first half of the year, as government and central bank intervention helped offset most of the damage inflicted in the coronavirus sell-off.
Coronavirus sell-off revealed “little merit” in idea that active managers navigate volatility better than passive counterparts
The majority of active managers in Europe and the US did not seize the “once-in-a-decade opportunity” presented by the coronavirus pandemic to demonstrate superior returns to passive options, according to new data from Morningstar.
Europe is poised to continue outperforming the US for the rest of the year, according to New York-based global asset manager Neuberger Berman, as uncertainty over the outcome of the US presidential election and the ongoing coronavirus pandemic continue to weigh on markets.
After a sharp recession and a modest recovery, the world will be greener, more digital, more regulated and less globalised, says DFWS
There will be no rapid return of the global economy to the level it was in before the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the latest market outlook from DWS.
Sovereign wealth funds may have weathered market volatility better than feared, with new research from the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF) and State Street Corporation highlighting that many fund portfolios were already overweight cash and underweight equities in the run-up to the pandemic crisis.
Intercontinental Exchange, a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, has reported record March and first quarter 2020 trading volume, related revenue statistics and provided an updated operating expense outlook.