Bond Trading


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Bond Trading

The buying and selling of bonds. Bond trading involves both government and corporate bonds in both the primary market (the first sale at issue) and the secondary market (all subsequent sales). Most transactions involving bonds occur over-the-counter. Bond prices both affect and are affected by the current state of the stock market.
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Many providers who have attempted to address the issue of electronic bond trading have failed because they took the wrong approach by trying to copy equity style trading into a fragmented market and ignoring issues with liquidity and indicative prices.
Mancini will supervise all Institutional Municipal Bond Trading and will personally trade institutional tax-exempt bonds maturing in less than 15 years.
Bond trading was suspended on Xetra after two trading participants failed in their applications to become market makers, referred to by Deutsche Borse as specialists, and subsequently applied for an injunction.
Press reports indicate that Goldman Sachs may announce an electronic bond trading platform soon, but the bank has not formally announced any plan.
According to Reuters, an Iraqi central bank manager in the autonomous Kurdistan region was arrested following a probe into an alleged illegal bond trading scheme.
27 June 2013 - An all-time record 11,590 municipal bond trades were done yesterday on the municipal bond trading retail platform BondDesk ATS, the financial technology said.
With effect from 1 October, bond trading on Xetra will be expanded to include over 2,000 international government and corporate bonds and 60 German government bonds.
as the system had been restored, according to Japan Bond Trading which operates all broker-to-broker trading of the bonds.
In other bond trading, the benchmark 2-year note fell 1/16 point to yield 3.
The November 8th event at Fulton's on the River, Chicago, was attended by approximately 200 futures and government bond trading customers of eSpeed.
The heads of Barclays Plc's distressed debt and investment-grade bond trading are both leaving the credit trading unit as part of cuts at its investment bank.
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