The final scene from Clockwork Orange, and the rising stars in the Far East. We take a look at the way that a Western broker can uproot and redefine itself in new, emerging and unburdened Asian markets, with the correct infrastructure and local knowledge
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
iFX EXPO International 2017, highlights and FX industry current affairs from Day 1, here in Limassol Cyprus
Prime of prime and liquidity provision, automation, regtech, digital assets, and the evolving direction of all-important Cyprus as a multi-faceted FX industry linchpin. Here is a full recap of Day 1 of the iFX EXPO here in Limassol, Cyprus.
Saxo Bank has long committed itself to the development of ‘open’ systems for its commercial clients, FinanceFeeds’ Andrew Saks-McLeod having…
Q&A with Euronext global CEO and CFO on FastMatch acquisiton: OTC FX is THE priority – FinanceFeeds goes inside
As FinanceFeeds joins the conference with Euronext’s CEO and CFO this morning, a dialog is in place. OTC FX is on the agenda on a large scale: “Our core proposition is the spot business and market data” says Lee Hodgkinson, Head of Markets and Global Sales and CEO of Euronext London
FXCM Group provides some numbers on the deal announced earlier today.
Breaking: FXCM finally lets go of FastMatch, Euronext set to acquire it and expand to global FX markets
It was inevitable that a listed derivatives venue would acquire FastMatch, as it has been the subject of M&A interest by some of Chicago’s finest in the past. Following FXCM’s recent plight, FastMatch is now on its way to a new owner, that being Euronext, representing another step in the direction of OTC FX for the exchanges
Lucid Markets LLP has two designated members left.
London’s high end prime of prime ecosystem expands further as CMC Markets PrimeFX plugs liquidity gap
Prime FX from CMC Markets has been designed to help fill the liquidity gap that has been left by many of the traditional prime brokers scaling back their dealings with smaller banks and brokers.
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 !
Playtech continues talks on acquisition in its Financials division.
FXCM has been planning to dispose of non-core institutional business entities since Q1 2015.
The settlement has yet to be approved by Court.
Guangzhou, a haven for the entire FX industry: Complete montage of Day 1 of the Fortune Forum conference
In Guangzhou, the world’s large FX and OTC derivatives firms gathered to discuss in detail the important aspects of today’s highly refined business environment here in China. Here are the full highlights of day 1 of the Fortune Forum FX industry conference
Prime, prime of prime, and the Great Firewall. Just who is really providing genuine liquidity? – Live from Guangzhou
Here is how to check whether a Chinese liquidity provider is actually sourcing proper liquidity from genuine sources, and how to check if the terminology is being misused.
Next generation banking? Old hat already. Next-generation bank for FX & OTC credit & clearing. Now that’s new!
FinanceFeeds, along with several senior FX industry executives over the past year, has often considered that a peer-to-peer ‘ecosystem’ style model may be a good solution to the curtailing by banks of counterparty credit to OTC participants. Today. Noble Bank International launches exactly that. We take a close look
Hornblowing by the old guard appears to be the latest means of attempting to gain a seat in the very upper echelons of the OTC world
Barchart executive & Fintech personality Mitch Naumann heads to Web Financial Group as Director for North America
Whilst at Barchart, Mr. Naumann worked alongside senior management on various FinTech initiatives, one being the FinTech Exchange event which takes place annually in Chicago and brings institutional FinTech leaders together to discuss future innovation