What are the Benefits of Outsourced Trading?

Traditionally, hedge funds and other investment firms have maintained in-house trading staff to operate in financial markets.

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ESG and Defence Spending

In the context of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, EU countries are increasing their defence spending, adding to the order books of Western defence firms.

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Smaller Prime Brokers offer security in a volatile market

In the financial sector, prime brokers offer a package of services to hedge funds and other large investors to enable them to engage in the financial market more effectively.

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Linear Investments: The Middle and Back Office Outsourcing Solution

Easily scalable, outsourcing can be managed successfully as business expands and contracts, allowing work to be done so that it doesn’t disrupt the business flow.

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UK Clearing under the spotlight in the EU

Linear Investments is a clearing, custody and execution house providing access to most global equity markets and all key financial instruments: Equities, ETF’s, Fixed Income, Futures, Options and all the structures needed to support these instruments

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Sustainable investments: does unquestioning trust make us green?

The ESG investment space continues to thrive, Bloomberg Intelligence forecasting global AUM could exceed $50 trillion by 2025 assuming 15% growth, half the rate of the last five years.

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Operational excellence leads client service at Linear

Linear Investments focusses on operational excellence to maintain excellent client service says Paul Kelly, Chairman and CEO of Linear Investments. The key to Linear’s success is its operational processes and procedures. This means the service passed on to clients is efficient and cost effective. Kelly says “Linear is a great size business. We are big [...]
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Client service takes priority at Linear Investments

Linear Investments clients face multiple challenges in the current business environment around cost, efficiency, compliance, and regulatory requirements says Paul Kelly, Chairman and CEO of Linear Investments.

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Chairman Jerry Lees, retires from Linear Investments

London, 09 February 2022: Jerry Lees has today announced his retirement from Linear Investments, the custody execution and clearing provider, to pursue some of his personal goals in other areas including his long term connections in the arts.  Jerry wished Paul Kelly every success at the helm of Linear going forward. Linear, celebrating 12 years [...]
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Can 2021’s booming IPO market be repeated in 2022?

The global IPO space enjoyed a record-breaking 2021, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) particularly experiencing phenomenal activity. There are multiple factors behind the surge and several considerations will influence whether such vibrancy can be repeated in 2022. Before clarifying SPACs, let’s consider the numbers. They’re certainly staggering. According to EY’s Global IPO Trends Report, 2,388 [...]
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