Surge in securities lending poses risks

Banks use ultra-safe bonds as compliance shortcut

Deutsche Börse to encourage hidden trades

Exchange to promote ‘dark pool’-style dealing ahead of Mifid II overhaul

MEPs accept need for Mifid II delay

Formal postponement to European trading rules moves closer

‘Elephant deal’ costs Barclays £72m

Fine shows how far bank would go to aid top Qatari clients

European markets rules set for year delay

MEPs soften opposition to postponing new legislation

War of words over IEX goes up a notch

Start-up says planned speed bump still leaves it faster than NYSE

Citic cited for misreporting derivatives

Misreporting equity swaps may have concealed margin lending

Asset managers would support HSBC HQ move

Aberdeen signals support if presented with a coherent case

New York AG probes forex spoofing

ICAP, BGC, Tullett and GFI subpoenaed in new investigation

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Playtech folds on Plus500 deal

Gambling group says FCA demands will take too long to implement

Bond market blues sneak up on fund houses

Liquidity risk is being transferred to investment managers

Fears over BoE cyber defences

Staff educated on social media and phishing

Fierce debate over challenger trading venue

IEX plans to neutralise the industry’s arms race in terms of speed

The HBOS report: a quick guide

What is it about, who wrote it and why has it taken so long

China IPO regulators caught in graft probe

Fate of stock sales worth billions rests with low-paid officials

HBOS’s former chiefs face fresh scrutiny

Report to say regulators should look at grounds for new probe

SEC calls for new rules for dark pools

Regulators seek more disclosures from alternative trading systems

UK fund managers braced for hit on fees

Regulator’s review expected to end high fee structures

CME Group: Political clout counts

The group must fend off regulators and jealous rivals

Barclays accused of abusing ‘last look’

NY regulators allege bank stacked forex trading deck against clients