A total discount of £1.2bn has been given to UK banks and financial services firms since 2013.
After seven years at ADS Securities, Bryan Seegers moves on
Divisa Capital’s $100 million boost. Why so quiet, and was it really an investment? – FinanceFeeds research
After being provided with several corroborating accounts of how Divisa Capital received $100 million in funding, FinanceFeeds went to Divisa Capital’s London head office to meet CEO Mushegh Tovmasyan and take a close look at the company’s structure and what the deal really represents.
The FinanceFeeds New York Cup, where institutional and retail giants meet the entrepreneurs and FinTech leaders of America, will welcome senior industry leaders in an exclusive and prestigious environment in Downtown Manhattan this Thursday evening
The final role to be relinquished by William Ahdout is that of a partner at Lucid Markets LLP.
Cyprus’ institutional evolution: Regtech, fintech and global trade reporting becoming Cypriot FX mainstay
Excerpt: “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.
FinanceFeeds London Cup: The institutional elite debate the future of FX at the Institute of Directors
London is the institutional and interbank heartland of the FX industry, and home to the world’s retail giants. Here is a full montage of the FinanceFeeds London Cup networking event that took place on March 23 at the Institute of Directors
The FinanceFeeds London Cup will take place this Thursday, March 23. Meet the leaders in the world’s number one center for electronic trading
FXCM’s annual report for 2016 shows V4 Markets and V4 Operator on list of subsidiaries.
Mr Niv and Mr Ahdout have resigned as directors of Lucid Markets Trading Limited.
The FinanceFeeds Cyprus Cup where 110 senior executives met. Thank you all for such a fantastic event
A full photographic montage of the seventh FinanceFeeds Cup exclusive FX industry networking event which took place at the Limassol Yacht Club in Cyprus on March 16. Our largest event yet, covering all sectors from technology to brokerage and from regulatory reporting to resources and digital advertising, 110 executives convened. What a fantastic event.
American banks may be able to separate their interbank dealing divisions from their commercial and retail traditional banking divisions, paving the way for specialist prime brokerage business at Tier 1 level. This, if it goes ahead, would go some way to resolving the liquidity crunch that faces many OTC firms
OTC FX is King in China: Local banks have to risk $100 million to make $50 million in traditional investments – Investigation
Local exchanges in China will rush toward becoming OTC FX brokerages, using Chinese subsidiaries of well recognized Western prime brokerages. Whilst the West tightens, China expands in a very promising direction. Here is a full dialog and perspective from within
Whether it is lobbying from the large established listed derivatives exchanges, or a bit of regulatory discourse. The OTC FX industry is under serious pressure to go onto exchanges. How is this going to happen? Ryan Nettles and Andrew Saks-McLeod investigate in Geneva, Switzerland
Live from iFX EXPO in Hong Kong: Chinese FX is going massively institutional, the IBs will become mega-brokers
Providing institutional liquidity from Western markets to Chinese exchanges and creating Chinese prime brokerages for OTC trading is the way forward as the IB model’s nadir will provide the basis for an explosion of B2B opportunity. Here is how to do it
Questions on whether Playtech will actually pay $120 million for CFH remain.
A blustery and highly enthusiastic debate about FXCM, its impact on the world and potentially on China, a red suit and a green suit. If you want to know exactly how to future proof yourself when working with vital Chinese entities that are continually evolving and highly sophisticated, read with equal enthusiasm as the CEOs who spoke today!
Live from iFX EXPO in Hong Kong: How to structure YOUR brokerage in China, where culture meets technology
WeChat, online seminars given by stars in the making whilst holding a smartphone, localization on a very granular level, and culinary, er, intrigue. A very detailed discussion among those in the know from the retail, institutional and FinTech sectors on how to successfully market in China
Live from Hong Kong: Retail firms MUST move on. The future is API, multi-product wealth management, democratized prime brokerage and high tech execution
The boundaries of modern electronic trading must be pushed in every direction from prime brokerage to platform flexibility to multi-asset solutions in one, fully adaptable platform. Live from Grand Hyatt Hotel in Hong Kong, full details are presented to senior leaders of the institutional industry