The best cybersecurity defenses are based on actively learning algorithms, says Corvil’s David Murray.
Live from iFX EXPO International 2017: Prime of Prime insight: Market maker or a marketer? That is the question
“A prime of prime cannot decide whether to A book or B book, or interfere with the way liquidity is distributed, otherwise it becomes a broker, or market maker” – Ramy Soliman, CEO, Stater Global Markets
A close look at how to avoid being blocked when connecting liquidity to Chinese firms, bearing in mind that external API business is illegal in China and results in the complete blocking of the company’s IP address and access.
Cappitech’s Ron Finberg makes the distinction between entities that accept regulatory reports and the mechanisms that regulated firms will be subject to using when transaction reporting comes under MiFID II
B-book P&L is rife among many brokers but is very shortsighted. Why don’t retail FX firms execute like Tier 1 banks?
The sooner the peripheral element of the retail FX industry embodies this ethos and begins to populate its offices with professionals with institutional and interbank experience on the technological, execution and relationship side, as well as customer facing staff who understand the means by which the market infrastructure of London and New York operates, the better for everyone, including themselves.
Breaking: Invast Global CEO Gavin White invited to join board of Japanese parent company Invast Securities Co
It is extremely rare for one of Japan’s giant electronic trading stalwarts to invite overseas senior executives to join the board, however today, one of the world’s most astute institutional FX industry senior executives Gavin White has been invited to join the board of parent company Invast Securities Co Ltd
A detailed examination of why London’s intebank FX Tier 1 bank dealers are waning, and where the liquidity is now centered. To those who think China cannot distribute its interbank liquidity outside, a second look is recommended !
How to steer a brokerage forward is not an easy task for executives and CFOs, largely due to very fast developments in the FX industry and the use of reporting systems that are not up to speed. We look at how this can be changed, and how Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu agrees that running a lean and efficient model, and why the modernization of reporting and accounting is the only way to drive revenues going forward
Richard Hayler, Managing Director of IBAS, explains.
Executives from global FX brokerage technology provider Leverate talk about their experience of entering and adapting into the Chinese market, and what has been of critical importance during the three years that the company has been operating in China and the Asia Pacific region
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