Investment Technology Group (NYSE:ITG), a leading agency research broker and financial technology firm, today announced the launch of Smart Liquidity, a multimedia microsite offering strategies for finding and capitalizing on quality liquidity in today's increasingly fragmented markets.
Smart Liquidity delivers strategies and perspectives from ITG's own experts in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region, including video interviews, blog posts and in-depth research papers. "Traders are grappling with the effects of exchange mergers, fragmentation, algorithm customization, changing regulatory mandates and increased competition for liquidity," said Chris Heckman, Managing Director and Head of Sales and Trading at ITG. "Smart Liquidity is designed to offer traders a dynamic one-stop resource on a wide range of complex and evolving issues in the marketplace."
Topics currently highlighted on Smart Liquidity include:
- How dark pools lower transaction costs and improve market efficiency.
- Why improved smart routing is crucial in today's fragmented markets.
- How traders can use real-time TCA to gain actionable insights.
- How trading behavior has evolved in post-MIFID Europe.
Smart Liquidity content will be updated weekly and is also accessible via YouTube and iTunes podcasts.