Alternative trading system BondDesk up for sale

By Cate Long
September 1, 2013

Reuters reported this week that the retail focused corporate and municipal bond trading platform BondDesk is up for sale:

Make way for new muniland disclosure and market structure

By Cate Long
August 1, 2012

The SEC released its long-awaited report on muniland disclosure and price transparency yesterday. Ten years from now, every retail investor will want to say a word of thanks to Commissioner Elisse Walter, even if only half her recommendations on transparency and investor protection are implemented. Unfortunately, her term as SEC commissioner expires June 5, 2013, which leaves her less than a year to get the ball rolling on her proposals.