Has Electronic Trading Hit a Maturity Plateau?

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Has Electronic Trading Hit a Maturity Plateau?

Traders want more control, solutions, customization, and guidance.

Gavin Little-Gill
Head of Securities & Investments Insights & Advisory
Adler Smith
Senior Associate

October 4, 2022 – Electronic trading of different instruments appears stalled. Algorithmic trading by value and volume is hitting a ceiling, and EMS adoption is flat among firms of varying sizes. Has the industry hit the upper limits of its growth potential? Or could the introduction of new capabilities across asset classes (e.g., fixed-income portfolio trading) or the resolution of regulatory uncertainty drive additional participation and volume?

Earlier this year, Aite-Novarica Group partnered with The TRADE to write the analysis for its 2022 Algorithmic Trading Survey―Long-Only. This Impact Brief highlights four insights from that analysis.

Clients of Aite-Novarica Group’s Capital Markets service can download this 15-page Impact Brief. To learn more about the topic covered in this Impact Brief, please contact us at [email protected].

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