FX

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09 Dec 2019 — Deputy Editor

24 Exchange has gone live with its first product, FX NDFs. The trading platform enables institutional market participants to anonymously exchange FX NDFs, creating an additional liquidity pool for the market. 24 Exchange claims to reduce the costs of exchanging financial assets for its participants and eliminates market data fees. The company delivers 24-hour access to liquidity for customers.

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06 Dec 2019 — Deputy Editor

Nomura has selected Pico to build, host and manage its new FX and rates trading platform, enabling faster transaction times between its co-located in data centres based in NY4, LD4 and TY3.

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04 Dec 2019 — Deputy Editor

Caplin, the specialist provider of desktop and mobile e-trading technology, today announced that it had won ‘Best Use of Agile Methodology’ at the American Financial Technology Awards (AFTAs).

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19 Nov 2019 — Deputy Editor

Moscow Exchange (MOEX) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the China Foreign Exchange Trade System (CFETS) to unify the liquidity pools for trading in RMB/RUB on the two platforms.

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18 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

CLS has announced that it will be releasing an FX Forward volume dataset as part of its suite of executed trade data products.

FX Forward volume data will focus on outright forwards and swaps, which provide an aggregated view of the forward market. 

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07 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

CLS has apppointed Deborah Hrvatin as Chief Risk Officer, where she will lead the Risk function globally.

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01 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Nomura’s Tsuwamono FX algos are now available on the BidFX platform.

"Nomura’s FX algorithms provide substantial benefits to clients, with high levels of trading flexibility. We’re pleased that clients can now find our algorithms on BidFX,” said Ian Daniels, Nomura Head of eFX Distribution EMEA & Americas.

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31 Oct 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Digital Vega, the leading FX Options e-trading platform and provider of FX Options trading solutions, today announced three senior appointments, which support its ongoing product development and global expansion strategy.

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29 Oct 2019 — Bill Hodgson

We talk with Jon Vollemaere, CEO of R5, about all things EMFX......and especially China 

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23 Oct 2019 — Bill Hodgson

OpenFin has announced that BNP Paribas has built and deployed their single dealer FX platform, Cortex LIVE, on OpenFin OS.

Cortex LIVE offers users more intelligent execution methods, greater transparency and enhanced controls. The platform features a real-time market intelligence portal, Insight LIVE, data visualisation and the FX industry’s first real-time digital trading assistant, ALiX.

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01 Jul 2019 — Rob Hill

Advances in technology and increased automation have been central to the evolution of capital markets since the turn of the century (or arguably earlier), especially among participants who rely on speed, accuracy and efficiency to deliver profitability. As financial technology has become more advanced, the processes that firms seek to automate have become increasingly sophisticated. FX Options are an obvious target for technological innovation, as this is a global market with high levels of complexity, particularly when trading Exotics.

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17 Jun 2019 — Rob Hill

When people talk about Single Dealer FX Platforms (SDPs) a large number think about the original platforms, which were bank branded and offered to clients – names like UBS, Autobahn, AVT (remember them?) and Reuters RET

 

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