Trading and Market Infrastructures
The continued fragmentation, lower volumes and tightening spreads in the equities market are forcing securities firms to seek alpha in new places. In addition to increasing their cross-border trading, institutions are looking to diversify their strategies by engaging in multi-asset class trading. Spurred by ongoing electronification, the options space is steadily following in the steps of equities, while uncertainty and opaqueness persist in the fixed income market, making it the next electronic trading frontier.
Globally, it seems the only consistency in market structure is the increasing pressure from regulators and investors for more transparency and greater operational risk management.
Cognito works with brokers, exchanges, alternative trading venues and dark pools to grow their client bases amid an ever-changing global market structure.
Present and past clients include: