Author - Mark Montgomery

We’re familiar with going Dutch, but going English…?

Following the theme of Closing Auctions and new Alternative Closing Mechanisms, we can highlight a noteworthy entry to the Closing Auction records books last Friday. In the chart today we see the 5 largest single stock closing auctions in recent (4 years) history. Notably, Linde AG has featured twice (holding the...

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Alternative Closing Auctions update

Last month we touched on the growing number of Alternative Closing Mechanisms available to the equity trading community as we added the new Turquoise Plato Trading at Last to our Enterprise menu.  Within a few days we saw that Deutsche Bourse were introducing Xetra Trade-at-Close, and last week we added...

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Were you caught like a deer in the headlights?

Picture the scene. Lap 20, Hamilton, as usual, has a 15 second lead (almost enough time for a free pit stop), and a little more unexpectedly, Bottas is running a strong second, 10 seconds ahead of the third place car. Then, shock, horror, for the first time in five years,...

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