Case Study: Liquidnet
Liquidnet is the global institutional trading network where more than 800 of the world’s top asset managers and other like-minded investors come to execute their large equity and fixed income trades. Liquidnet manages more than 15 million dollars in assets with maximum anonymity and minimum market impact. As the global leader in large block trading, Liquidnet provides access to unique trading opportunities in 44 markets across five continents. The company also provides access to an average trade size of $1.4 million in principal. As a broker dealer regulated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (US SEC), Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and a variety of other governing bodies, protecting sensitive information is one of Liquidnet’s top priorities. The firm’s customers entrust Liquidnet with some of the most confidential information they have – their trading intentions.