The benefits of freemium systems, AI adoption and FX conversion rates are topics of FinanceFeeds’ interview with OSYSTEMS.
The A and B book in China: A good look at prime brokerage and risk management – An interview in Hong Kong
“What is important is that pre-trade risk controls are in place and that extensive pre-go live liquidity conversations take place” says ISPrime Managing Partner Jonathan Brewer
A comprehensive investigation into how slippage and slow execution is often overlooked, and how to combat it.
Addressing unregulated firms via IP blocks should get rid of the worst type of investment abuse from our local market, however, there is no single cure to problems that general public sees with the OTC market says Marcin Nowogorski
Australia: The place to do business! FinanceFeeds Sydney Cup hosts the absolute top level senior FX executives
Vital business deals were conducted at this evening’s FinanceFeeds Sydney Cup FX industry networking event. Several key figures from the world’s top brokerages engaged with FX industry technology vendors and service providers, with new innovations being very much on the agenda
The problem lies in the competitive environment and high cost of acquisition facing brokers today. The solution lies in automation according to OSYSTEMS’ COO and Advocate Keith Isaac.
Cyprus’ new role as a FinTech center is highlighted by companies like Radius FinTech.
Four years ago, FXCM Inc made an acquisition bid for GAIN Capital.
FX in Thailand: FinanceFeeds investigation – Arb traders, High Net Worth retail customers and how to succeed post Boston and Fortress damage
Thailand is now home to highly analytical traders with $100,000 minimum deposits. Here is what they are looking for in a broker
Yesterday, CySec Chairman Demetra Kalogerou unleashed a dose of vitriol onto several hundred senior CySec executives. Here is a view from within
MetaTrader 4 or a bespoke platform? We examine the adaptations required to avoid regulatory purges, lobby groups and obsolescence
A thorough and detailed response to the need for multi-product offerings by retail brokerages these days to stay ahead of new rulings and changing customer demand
Evan Tzivanakis, based in Hong Kong details his perspective on how to retain an efficient operating model in a world of high costs, tight margins and vast competition
A very incisive and comprehensive debate on how the current IB model means that all three parties – the client, broker and IB, end up losing long term, and why the model must evolve
While very much a “millennial’s” tool, 71% of Snapchat’s users in the USA are 18 to 34 years of age. Yet even if your company’s demographic doesn’t necessarily fall into this age range, the increasing use and proliferation of the app, indicates that other age demographics may soon be using it, says Leverate’s Adinah Brown
Back in 2000, Swissquote said the planned IPO on the SWX New Market will enable it to finance the rapid development of its activities.
Cyprus’ institutional evolution: Regtech, fintech and global trade reporting becoming Cypriot FX mainstay
“With all these upcoming regulations, all these continuously updating regulatory frameworks, my personal opinion is that the only way that counterparties and financial institutions can cope with this is by automation and by technology”, says Point Nine’s Andrea Peratitis.
Cyprus FX industry will never sustain itself without mass diversification into funds and multi-product trading – Op Ed
Cyprus’ retail FX industry will likely become a target for ESMA unless a higher level of operation is adopted among smaller MT4 firms.
London’s prime brokerage drive in Asia: Wei Xu speaks to FinanceFeeds on London’s institutional importance to Chinese brokerages
“There are a few brokers who are starting to look at more institutional platforms in order to differentiate themselves from other brokers” says Stater Global Markets Operations Manager Wei Xu