Institutional Forex

Compagnie Financière Tradition Revenues Drop 5.8%, Japanese Retail FX Slumps


With the pace of revenues at the Swiss company dropping slower than a year ago, the company might have an opportunity to capitalise with its ParFX engine, which randomises high-frequency trading order flows.
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Kantox Partners with FX Industry Veterans to Form European Advisory Board, CEO Comments


Co-founder of the The UK-based firm which operates a unique dual model, tells Forex Magnates that the company ‘brings light to an opaque market’, following the company’s announcement today regarding the European Advisory Board.
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JSE Tasks Cinnober with Development of New Multi-Asset Trading Platform


South Africa’s main equities and derivatives exchange has selected Cinnober to develop its new trading terminal. The new platform will offer traders an integrated technology solution which encompasses clearing, latency and settlement.
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Singapore Exchange Posts FY2014 Q3 Net Revenue of $76 Million up 1% QoQ


Derivatives volumes at the SGX remained unchanged at 26.3 million contracts over the prior quarter, and revenue from that business amounted to $52 million on par with its revenue from its SGX securities segment.
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Barclays Live App for iPad Devices Launched to Help Institutional Clients Access Content


Barclays Capital, part of Barclays Bank Plc, in London, has today announced its Live App on the iTunes App Store, for clients to access research in Foreign Exchange and other markets via Apple’s iOS.
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Bank of New York Mellon Q1 Results Show FX Revenue up 3% to $130 Million


BNY Mellon has today released Q1 financial results which showed that FX fee revenue was up from $126 Million in Q3 2013, to $130 million during last quarter, an increase of $4 million or 3% of the quarter before.
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Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange Teams With Nasdaq OMX, Launching X-Stream Trading


The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) has announced the successful launch of its new multi asset trading system, X-Stream Trading, part of an ongoing collaborative development with the Nasdaq OMX.
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Binary Options Exchange Nadex Welcomes Group One Futures Trading as Market Maker


One of the largest privately held options market makers in the U.S. has joined a regulated binary options exchange as binary options gets a boost for the Chicago-based North American Derivatives Exchange.
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MOEX Says Yesterday’s Market Interuption Blamed on Error, Resolved After System Reboot


Moscow Exchange has today provided the reason for its outage that suspended trading yesterday during a span of a few hours – while the exchange rebooted its systems to remedy the issue related to updating cash limits.
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Executive Interview: Sanjay Madgavkar Global Head – FX Prime Services At Citibank


Sanjay Madgavkar Global Head at FX Prime Services At Citibank, the largest Prime Brokerage in the world, sat down for an Interview with Forex Magnates and explained his views on HFT flow and much more.
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LMAX Exchanges Investigates Bitcoin Trading While FXOpen Goes ‘All In’

Stating that they "believe digital currencies are here to stay", LMAX Exchange COO, Scott Moffat provided an update on his firm's interest in bitcoins and...

eGifter Now Offering Incentives for Payments Via Crypto Coins

You may remember last year New York-based eGifter, the popular electronic gift provider, began offering customers in September the choice to pay with Bitcoins, whilst...

Tokyo District Court Commences MtGox Bankruptcy Proceedings, Appoints Trustee

MtGox has today issued a document on its website from attorney Nobuaki Kobayashi. It states the Tokyo District Court’s order to commence bankruptcy proceedings, his appointment...

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Executive Vice President Joseph Wald Leaves GTX, GAIN Capital’s Institutional Division

Recruited only a year ago to lead the institutional business of GAIN Capital and "achieve our goal of becoming a market leading ECN in the...


Kantox Partners with FX Industry Veterans to Form European Advisory Board, CEO Comments

Co-founder of the The UK-based firm which operates a unique dual model, tells Forex Magnates that the company 'brings light to an opaque market', following...

Michael Quirk, Ariel, Head of Global Software

Michael Quirk Joins Ariel As Head of Global Software Sales

Michael joins Ariel from X Open Hub where he was Manager of Institutional Sales for over a year. Prior to that, he spent four years...

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IG Markets the Latest Broker to Launch Web TV After Dukascopy and Saxo TV

Former Bloomberg and BBC presenters Jeremy Naylor and Sara Walker, will be the faces behind IG’s newest marketing initiative as it challenges other well known players in the field of broker-run web TV.
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OANDA Launches Retail FX Tools Marketplace, Forex Magnates Reviews

OANDA opens a Marketplace featuring apps, training, and MT4 plugins developed by the broker and its partners to provide its clients with vetted tools and services. Forex Magnates reviewed the new offering.
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