Bloomberg Hosts Exclusive Future of Banking Event with Jiang Jianqing

Bloomberg Hosts Exclusive Future of Banking Event with Jiang Jianqing

19 April 2018

Bloomberg hosted a private C-suite event in Hong Kong today to discuss the Future of Banking with former Chairman and President of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) Jiang Jianqing.

Journey to tomorrow’s buy-side operating model

Journey to tomorrow’s buy-side operating model

April 19, 2018

Today’s buy-side leaders know they need a clear, compelling vision to stay competitive. Attracting new assets, providing transparency and value, meeting growing regulatory demands, empowering people with efficient processes and tools, managing costs and maximizing performance are all essential. Balancing challenges in pursuit of that vision is not a trivial task. To help buy-side leaders meet their operational goals, Bloomberg launched a white paper, “The journey to tomorrow’s buy-side operating model,” at the Bloomberg buy-side forums held in Hong Kong and Singapore recently.

2018 International Finance and Infrastructure Cooperation Forum Held at Bloomberg Headquarters in New York

2018 International Finance and Infrastructure Cooperation Forum Held at Bloomberg Headquarters in New York

April 18, 2018

The 2018 International Finance and Infrastructure Cooperation Forum was held at Bloomberg’s headquarters in New York today. The forum, co-hosted by Bloomberg L.P. and China General Chamber of Commerce – U.S.A. (CGCC), convened top Chinese and U.S. government officials, and over 300 senior business executives and financial professionals to discuss investment trends in China’s bond and equity markets, and cooperation in U.S. infrastructure. Song Xiangyan, Chief Representative for the Americas, People’s Bank of China, attended the forum and delivered keynote speech on international finance cooperation.

Japan’s Rheos Capital Works Adopts Bloomberg’s Technology Solutions

Japan’s Rheos Capital Works Adopts Bloomberg’s Technology Solutions

April 18, 2018

Bloomberg announced today that Rheos Capital Works Inc. (“Rheos Capital”) has selected its buy-side solutions to optimize its operational workflow in research and compliance management. Rheos Capital is a privately owned boutique investment manager based in Tokyo, with an investment focus on Japan as well as global equity markets.

Rules Changes for the Bloomberg Barclays Canada Aggregate Index Announced

Rules Changes for the Bloomberg Barclays Canada Aggregate Index Announced

April 17, 2018

Bloomberg today announced several methodology changes to the Bloomberg Barclays Canada Aggregate Index family. 

Bloomberg hosts ‘Invest Asia’ Conference in Hong Kong

Bloomberg hosts ‘Invest Asia’ Conference in Hong Kong

April 13, 2018

Bloomberg LIVE hosted its ‘Invest Asia’ conference in Hong Kong this week, where more than 200 of the city’s most influential decision makers participated in a full day of discussions about top investment themes that matter to the region. Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of Hong Kong, delivered a keynote speech at the event and sat down for an exclusive Q&A about the future of Hong Kong.

Bloomberg Publishes 2017 Impact Report

Bloomberg Publishes 2017 Impact Report

April 11, 2018

Bloomberg today published its ninth Impact Report. The 2017 Impact Report integrates for the first time the recommendations of the FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). Additionally, the annual report highlights Bloomberg’s business approach to sustainability and the integration of sustainable finance considerations into our products and services.

Bloomberg Launches Trading Platform for Bonds in Mauritius

Bloomberg Launches Trading Platform for Bonds in Mauritius

April 3, 2018

Bloomberg today announces the launch of the Bloomberg E-Bond trading and market surveillance system, a new electronic trading system for Mauritian government bonds.

The Bankers Association of the Philippines and Bloomberg Announce New Initiatives for Foreign Exchange Market

The Bankers Association of the Philippines and Bloomberg Announce New Initiatives for Foreign Exchange Market

April 2, 2018

The BAP has appointed Bloomberg as the new calculation agent for the USD/PHP spot reference rate. An important benchmark, the USD/PHP spot reference rate is extensively used by onshore and offshore banks, corporations and asset managers for trade execution, valuation and benchmarking of portfolios. As part of the partnership, USD/PHP spot trading will be conducted by BAP member banks on Bloomberg’s FX electronic trading and communication platform, FXGO where regulators will have real-time visibility of market activity and greater oversight of the FX market.

Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority Adopts New Bond Issuance System Using Bloomberg

Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority Adopts New Bond Issuance System Using Bloomberg

March 28, 2018

The Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) has successfully completed the development of a SAMA bills and Murabahas issuance system using Bloomberg’s Auction System. This will facilitate the participation of local and international banks operating in the Kingdom in the primary market for bills and Murabahas, one of the most common Islamic financing structures. SAMA has concluded its first issuance using the new system.

Bloomberg Supports China’s Launch of Crude Oil Futures to International Investors

Bloomberg Supports China’s Launch of Crude Oil Futures to International Investors

28 March, 2018

Bloomberg announced today that it will provide trading connection to a number of leading Chinese futures companies, as China’s crude oil futures contract began trading for the first time on Monday.

Misk Foundation Partners with Bloomberg to Advance Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 with Major Investments in Financial Training and Global Market Capabilities

March 27, 2018

Following a meeting between Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman of Saudi Arabia and Michael R. Bloomberg, the Misk Foundation and Bloomberg L.P., the global business and financial information leader, today announced several initiatives to enhance the financial and market capabilities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.