Andrew Saks-McLeod

Andrew Saks-McLeod

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 andrew@financefeeds.com

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Industry News, Institutional FX

Obituary: Electronic trading pioneer Les Rosenthal. 66 years of leadership

NFA Founder and electronic trading pioneer Leslie Rosenthal has passed on at age 84, leaving a legacy as a man who established so much of the landscape of our industry. “It’s changed somewhat now that so much of the trading is happening on the screen. In the electronic marketplace, you don’t see the people eye to eye and you don’t know who you’re making your trade with, but integrity is still very important” he said recently, reminiscing on his illustrious career

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Industry News, Inside View, Institutional FX, Week in Review

How the OTC FX brokerage really works – Counterparty credit, pricing, last look and relationships: Full TV documentary in London

In Part 2 of our full TV documentary, we examine the internal operations of London’s prime of prime brokerage sector, to show how your trades are processed, how counterparty relationships work and how overall challenges in the OTC FX industry are faced. We go inside the institutional FX industry and look at it from all operational aspects, from sales to CEO. Where does your liquidity come from, and how does it work?

Industry News, Retail FX, Week in Review

Finally, real CFD pricing is here! FinanceFeeds speaks to CMC Markets on the institutional-grade development leading the retail market

FinanceFeeds speaks in detail to CMC Markets’ Head of Institutional Richard Elston, and analyzes the company’s ability to provide live market CFD pricing on a B2B basis. “Forex has always been well established, but we’re now in a position to offer our Indices, Commodities and Treasuries CFDs to institutional clients right alongside currencies. This affords clients real flexibility” he explained

Industry News, Inside View, Institutional FX, Week in Review

The prime of prime brokerage: Execution, last look, correct pricing and relationships: Full TV documentary in London

FX brokerages and traders are reliant on the execution received from their providers. FinanceFeeds has produced a full documentary to take YOU inside London’s prime of prime brokerage sector. In part one, we look at how prime of prime brokers are structured and what every component of the company does each day to ensure the entire OTC FX market’s full functionality.