FX traders needs are increasingly complex - To make the right calls, the right solution is paramount
Trading & brokering

FX traders needs are increasingly complex - To make the right calls, the right solution is paramount

4m | By Murex - FX Options Team

FX traders needs are increasingly complex - To mak...

Murex constantly analyses the trends impacting FX options desks and traders. FX options desks face expanding complexity and demands. They are trading ...

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New liquidity providers to drive out FX last look

New liquidity providers to drive out FX last look

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

New liquidity providers to drive out FX last look

New liquidity providers (LPs) are putting pressure on the market to move away from holding periods in the last look window on electronic spot FX trade...

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HSBC’s Bloom: The euro is stuck
Insurance

HSBC’s Bloom: The euro is stuck

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

HSBC’s Bloom: The euro is stuck

The immediate outlook for the euro doesn’t look set to improve, according to David Bloom, head of FX research at HSBC. “We've just rec...

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Q&A: moneycorp US CEO Bob Dowd
Payments

Q&A: moneycorp US CEO Bob Dowd

2y | By Michael McCaw, Editor

Q&A: moneycorp US CEO Bob Dowd

Foreign exchange and payments firms have upped their game significantly in recent years, with a handful of big players diversifying and looking for ne...

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Beware the Ides of March: The drama of FX swaps reporting
Trading & brokering

Beware the Ides of March: The drama of FX swaps reporting

3y | Eurobase International Group

Beware the Ides of March: The drama of FX swaps re...

This week I have been dusting off last September’s Q&A release from the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) regarding the ...

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Major move towards production: Ripple's new US, Mexico and Philippines liquidity hubs
Payments

Major move towards production: Ripple's new US, Mexico and Philippines liquidity hubs

3y | By David Beach, Reporter

Major move towards production: Ripple's new US, Me...

  Cross-border payments company Ripple has today announced partnerships with Bittrex, the digital asset exchange for xRapid through US dolla...

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How Currencies Direct uses Ripple to navigate the FX market
Payments

How Currencies Direct uses Ripple to navigate the FX market

3y | By David Beach, Reporter

How Currencies Direct uses Ripple to navigate the ...

Earlier this month Currencies Direct announced the “resounding success” of using xRapid (commonly known as XRP) to make near immediate pay...

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Policy, politics and the pound
Payments

Policy, politics and the pound

4y | By Mike McTavish, Trading Director

Policy, politics and the pound

In recent weeks, there appears to have been a change in the BoE’s ‘reaction function’. The minutes from September’s MPC meetin...

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How to combat bad trading behaviour in the FX market
Trading & brokering

How to combat bad trading behaviour in the FX market

4y | By David Beach, Reporter

How to combat bad trading behaviour in the FX mark...

Roger Rutherford, Chief Operating Officer at ParFX, speaks to bobsguide about the tech (r)evolution in the FX market, the impact of bad trading behavi...

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CFOs can control how EPS is impacted by currency volatility
Treasury

CFOs can control how EPS is impacted by currency volatility

4y | By Wolfgang Koester, CEO

CFOs can control how EPS is impacted by currency v...

Last year, Wells Fargo surveyed CFOs and treasury executives and more half (55 percent) of the respondents identified foreign exchange (FX) as a prima...

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Mutualisation and the benefits of implementing managed services for FX
Asset management

Mutualisation and the benefits of implementing managed services for FX

4y | By Paul Burleton, Head of Strategy, Regulatory, Risk & Compliance

Mutualisation and the benefits of implementing man...

Regulation is tightening within the banking industry and with the advance of technology, it is becoming more and more challenging for firms to retain ...

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The challenges of centralising foreign exchange operations for multinational corporates
Asset management

The challenges of centralising foreign exchange operations for multinational corporates

4y | By Thomas Gavaghan, Manager, Presales North America

The challenges of centralising foreign exchange op...

The ability to enter into new markets geographically can help drive top line revenue growth, or offer cost-cutting advantages in production and output...

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State Street talks making good ideas reality in a bank
Payments

State Street talks making good ideas reality in a bank

5y | By Sarah Gill, Senior Reporter (2015-2016)

State Street talks making good ideas reality in a ...

In the wake of the UK's Brexit vote which sent markets into a spin earlier this month, foreign exchange is still top of conversation as the impact...

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Foreign exchange of the future – streamlined, cost effective, fast
Banking

Foreign exchange of the future – streamlined, cost effective, fast

5y | By Anders la Cour, Chief Executive Officer

Foreign exchange of the future – streamlined, cost...

In terms of currency and exchange rates, 2016 is expected to be another highly volatile year. The first half of the year has lived up to expectations,...

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Brexit without the campaigning
Asset management

Brexit without the campaigning

5y | By Damian Handzy, Global Head of Risk

Brexit without the campaigning

With all the spin surrounding the Brexit vote, it can be difficult to get a clear sense of the facts. The United Kingdom is about to make the his...

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FX Predictions for 2016
Trading & brokering

FX Predictions for 2016

6y | By Madhvi Mavadiya, Editor (2015-2016)

FX Predictions for 2016

After a volatile 2015, this year is set to be full of uncertainties as has already been shown with the fluctuating rate of Sterling because of the app...

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Meeting the Challenges of FX Hedging
Treasury

Meeting the Challenges of FX Hedging

6y | By Kevin LaBranche, Director of Sales

Meeting the Challenges of FX Hedging

It seems that not a day passes in 2015 without a new concern of crisis in the foreign exchange markets.  As I write, the Greek public has recentl...

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