FX brokers who do capitalize on the importance of offering a full range of venue-listed products via genuine live market liquidity will be left behind. The b-book OTC world has limited future, and the companies at the top are already working on its replacement. Here is our full analysis
Posts by Andrew Saks:
With 25 years of experience in the financial technology sector, Andrew is a prominent international figure within the FX industry. His detailed research in editorial and televised form is often the central point of information for executives within all sectors of the global FX business. Find Andrew on LinkedIn or email [email protected]
Saxo Bank and eToro knew what they were doing when they sold out to Chinese firms. We look at how the government purged the FX businesses for its own greed and own ends. Now may be the time to consider how to structure a Chinese FX company.
FX Prime also acts as a productivity tool that captures FX & Rates voice business and streams trade activity directly into the Prime Broker while simultaneously serving as placeholder for books and records.
Now is the time to take heed of the brokers that are doing things the right way in Australia. Here is a full and open discussion with a company that is leading the way.
Doctor of law and institutional trading technology executive Tim Geannopulos returns to Trading Technologies having left the company in 2014 after a 15 year tenure
Morgan Stanley, Bank of America Securities and JP Morgan topped the list of Top Book runners, registering a combined market share of 46% in 2020
Following a beta launch in 2020, Pragma managed a number of controlled trials with its clients. It observed a significant improvement to execution quality, with an average shortfall improvement of 33% to 50% across billions of traded shares.
Should we take heed of the alarmist nature of ESMA’s view that the ‘disturbance’ of the FX market is a major reason for the FX Global Code to be brought in to crack down on spot FX? It is time to fight back against this draconian nonsense and to stand your ground.
Following a Bloomberg report that singled out Nordic currencies as ones to watch this year, FinanceFeeds took a look within.
SE Asia has been a region of importance for many years. FX brokers went in en masse, some got a bloody nose, some sold to Chinese firms. Meanwhile, exchange traded contracts for retail clients are at unprecedented highs and sustainable. Going on-exchange and multi-asset is the future for firms wanting to approach Asia.
We take a look at the ethos and origins of the Global FX Code, and how Russia’s FX brokers may well align with those of the West as a result of the Russian Central Bank’s position
What do you need for your broker to be able to attract FX hedge funds? How do you set it up, and can it be done via turnkey solutions? Who is doing it? Here is all of the information
Surprisingly, broker dealers are now experiencing a better track record with regard to counterparty credit. Will the draconian bank restrictions be loosened and prime brokerage agreements become easier to establish?
There have been no consequences for the owners of the company who spent big, as ASIC finally closes the door on bankrupt FX broker
Autochartist has concluded the acquisition of a Delkos Research News Event Trading Service to integrate it into its suite of analytical tools with a specific focus on customer retention and longevity
X Open Hub’s new software release includes rollover charting and information updates, as well as 8 new spot FX pairs
We take a very good look at why brokerages need to move away from the affiliate and revenue share model, and embrace proper multi-asset product ranges via platforms that operate via transparent and sustainable methods. This now exists, and will transform your results and client opportunities
FXCM has been hacked three times in five years, this time it’s Israel office being the target. The first time was in 2015, when customer money was withdrawn by fraudsters, sending the shares to an all time low. This time, FXCM Israel says no customer accounts were compromised. We explain why cyber security is vital in our industry
The US government considers cryptocurrency and the industry behind it to be a massive threat to national security and financial stability…. and they are right!