Sep 21 2009 | 11:52am ET
Citadel Investment Group and the CME Group are scaling back their planned credit derivatives clearinghouse and bringing in new partners, after traders balked at using the two firms’ platform.
CMDX has been in business since March but has yet to clear a single trade, while a rival clearinghouse set up by the Intercontinental Exchange and backed by nine banks, has already built a dominant position in the credit-default swap clearing market. With the major Wall Street players directing all of their trades to a clearinghouse in which they had a hand, the CME-Citadel platform failed to attract any interest.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…