We examine the evolution of the fixed-income market, the products, platforms, the role of dealers, institutional investors, and emerging liquidity providers, and the impacts of new and expected regulation.
Our independent third-party analyses form the basis for senior sell-side management to benchmark their client businesses, identify revenue opportunities, assess service quality, and optimize allocation of resources.
Over the years trading desks at the largest banks and broker-dealers profited not just from executing client trades, but because they had the pulse of the market. It was their job to know who was trading what, who held what, who had an interest in...
Greater data quality and data analysis is crucial to growing the mortgage market beyond its current state, but these obstacles have made the mortgage market a price case for the use of machine learning and big data.
Asian fixed-income markets are being transformed by three powerful and interrelated trends: The growth of investment in local currency bonds, the rise of regional dealers and the accelerating expansion of e-trading.
The municipal bond market is viewed by many as frozen in time. Innovation has been focused primarily on corporate bond and U.S. Treasury trading, but it's time for the impressive evolution of the municipal bond trading to enter the spotlight.
In this 2019 Deal Makers Sentiment Survey, we explore M&A and capital market outlooks, examining expectations across industry and region and highlighting the key concerns and drivers for the next 12 months.