How and where ETFs trade has been a source of great focus for the European ETF industry given the opaque nature of the market. With the majority of trades still occurring ‘over-the-counter’, request-for-quote (RFQ) platforms and other less lit venues continue to dominate the order book. The much-needed arrival of a consolidated tape in Europe could shift the dial towards exchanges but this is yet to occur.
NEWS & FEATURES
The modernisation of the European bond market: The journey continues
Fixed income ETFs improve transparency, liquidity and effciency
Securities lending, RWA costs and indemnification
How the regulatory capital landscape is impacting ETF managers’ securities lending programmes
Securities lending: Enhanced returns through active engagement
Opportunities for ETF providers to increase securities lending revenues