All the latest BondWave news, bond market insights, and analysis
January 2024 News Recap: Check out the latest data on trade volume and trade sizes in QMarks Q4 2023 Dashboards (BDA & TabbFORUM). See what TQA benchmarks reveal about fundamental changes in the corporate bond trading environment (TabbFORUM).
MD Paul Daley uses BondWave’s Transaction Quality Analytics Benchmarks to reveal fundamental changes in the corporate bond trading environment.
Fixed income customer trading volume rebounded significantly in Q4 2023 and average trade size for corporate bonds shrunk to their lowest level ever.
October 2023 News Recap: See the latest bond trading trends in BondWave’s Q3 QMarks Dashboards in the BDA’s Fixed Income Insights and TabbFORUM.
BondWave’s Madhura Katre delves into the Fed’s recent rate hikes and the impact on the municipal yield curve and muni/treasury ratio in her latest Trade Insights piece.
Trade counts were up or steady in Q3 while average trade size shrank across the board. Discover more bond market trading trends in our Q3 QMarks dashboards which now includes statistical summaries of corporate bond portfolio trading.
August 2023 News Recap: MD Paul Daley takes a preliminary look at the cost effectiveness of corporate bond portfolio trades through BondWave’s Transaction Quality Analysis lens (TabbFORUM).
Using FINRA’s new portfolio trading flag, Paul Daley examines the cost effectiveness of portfolio trades through BondWave’s Transaction Quality Analysis lens, which compares transaction costs to a peer benchmark.
July 2023 news recap: See the latest data on trade volume and trade costs in the QMarks Dashboards for Q2 2023 (TabbFORUM). BondWave introduces new feature for tailoring portfolios with the launch of Rules (The Bond Buyer, Waters Technology, and TabbFORUM).
Corporate trade counts have come in slightly from their high-water mark achieved in Q1, but it’s still the second highest quarterly total we have seen. Municipal bond trade counts and par traded have returned to more normal levels. Read to see how trade costs were affected in Q2.