Anyone interested in fin markets will be allowed to participate in this experiment.
“We are mostly interested in having traditional financial assets issued on our platform, leveraging blockchain technology and ultimately being able to be traded by any trader within our ecosystem whether that is an institution or retail trader. ” – Adam Leonard, CEO, BlockEx
Prime brokers dislike last look, but the bank dealer platforms continue. We look at FastMatch’s ingenious solution
Last look execution a bugbear for OTC counterparties and the preserve of the Tier 1 interbank giants? Not anymore. Prime brokerages and liquidity takers are now about to be empowered
What ever happened to NDFs? In South East Asia they create market turbulence, elsewhere are not significant
Drastic action against trading the Malaysian ringgit in offshore NDF markets by the Malaysian central bank proves the emerging market FX specialists’ strategies to be absolutely right. Here is why
Market is pricing in a confirmed rate hike by the Fed in December. USD/JPY went very close to 114. Will it go higher? Is it a good time to enter now?
Hope of a December rate hike by Fed is high. Possibility of “Frexit” and possibility of Italian Prime Minister stepping down plagues Europe. Will the EUR/USD head towards parity?
The market is expecting high volatility this week as the U.S election takes place on Tuesday, 8th November 2016.
Renowned FX market expert Eddie Tofpik looks at how the majors will fare during election week.
4 major central bank interest rate announcements line up for this week. High volatility presents more trading opportunities, great news for traders.
Today’s traders do not want chintzy marketing gimmicks – they want good, solid and well organized platforms and brokerages
Vine and Meerkat are a thing of the past, despite being lauded as the next best thing just two years ago by people sporting unusual hairstyles. What traders really care about is quality and reliability of their platform, the transparency and execution model of the brokerage, where trades are being executed and how their assets are being handled and secured, not superficial gimmicks
ECB leaves door open to more stimulus for next meeting in December. Will they extend stimulus or taper asset purchases?
This day in history – October 21, 1907: Jesse Lauriston Livermore rockets to fame. We look at his illustrious trading career
Heading into the stock exchanges with incredible calculations at the age of 15, amassing huge profits, then losing them all, then mastering two massive crises and coming out the other side whilst following his own rules made Jesse Lauriston Livermore one of the most successful traders of all time. He beat the bucket shops, mastered the bank crises and prospered. We chronicle his career
The effect of Sterling flash crash lasted longer than a flash. Sterling is trading towards the flash crash low. Will it break the key level of 1.20?
Sterling crashed more than 500 pips in minutes at the start of Asian trading hours last Friday. Was it a case of “Fat-finger”, algorithmic trading systems or … ?
The main focus this week will be the non-farm payroll. Will it boost or dampen December rate hike expectation?
Fed hawks remain cautious. Where will the dollar be heading this week? A summary of last week’s FOMC meeting, Fed interest rate remains unchanged.
Will Fed stage a surprise or hold interest rate as expected? Bank of England held interest rate and […]
We take a very detailed look at how last look execution is being viewed, how it affects the FX business from […]