June 22 - 23, 2021
Market Alpha Advisors LLC’s Managing Principal, Michael Koegler, shares his perspectives and expertise on how buy side fixed income firms can best prepare themselves for the new LIBOR regulations changes due to take effect in the autumn of 2021.
Touted as the biggest regulatory shake-up in the European financial sector, MiFID II finally came into force in the first week of January, this year. While many see it as a game changer for the region’s Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) market, others believe that it is more of a whimper than a bang.
Over the last 10 years, global players that invested heavily in technological investments have seen sharp increases in market share. The reason? Technology helped them manage the market and service customers far better than their peers
Following stabilized real yields and controlled inflation, the global fixed income market seems to have finally returned to standard levels of volatility. Corporate bond markets have grown significantly over the past few years, while dealers’ appetite to stock bonds in the inventory to facilitate trade has reduced.