Use Case: ETF Liquidity

Firm type Global ETF issuers, sell-side ETF trading desks, ETF liquidity providers (market makers)
What do you need/want to do? Issuers have to:

  • Understand the liquidity of competing products
  • Ensure their ETFs are available on secondary markets at attractive costs (spreads)
  • Monitor liquidity of own products
What are the alternative solutions? What are their disadvantages?
  • Market data terminals (unreliable methodology, e.g. for spreads)
  • Public websites (no market quality metrics, no RFQ volumes)
What are the advantages of using big xyt’s solutions? Convenient access to liquidity analytics for own products and competing products:

  • Value traded across all venues incl. on-exchange and off-exchange volumes
  • Market quality metrics, e.g. spreads, price movement.
  • Cost saving and improvement of their current complex data needs
How long is the implementation and what resources are required from the client?
  • No implementation cost
  • No resources required from the client
  • Potential integration of your internal systems
What are the results/beneficial outcomes? What could you do now that you couldn’t do before?
  • Understand liquidity of own ETFs vs. competing ETFs
  • Identify most traded ETFs from competitors