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African FX Infrastructure Continues to Modernize, Reuters Adds 3 Benchmarks


Thomson Reuters has won a competitive bidding process to provide currency benchmark rates on its Eikon FX trading platform for three economies from across the African continent: Kenya, Ghana and Zambia.
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GAIN Capital Purchases Tech and Intellectual Property from Forexster & Valaquenta


GAIN Capital is aiming to cement its GTX ECN Offering, by acquiring exclusive technology and intellectual property which guarantees further exclusivity to the company’s offering in the foreign exchange market.
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ICAP’s Fiscal Q1 Revenue Lower by 14% Y/Y, TriOptima Grows Double Digits


While the company’s post trade risk and information division keeps growing steadily, ICAP’s Global Broking division has been hit by lack of volatility in interest rate and foreign exchange markets.
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ICAP Boasts of Average 70% MoM Growth in EBS Direct Volumes since Launch


ANZ banking group joined ICAP’s relationship-based disclosed liquidity service in June and now EBS Direct has 458 liquidity consumers in 35 countries using the service, with 176 active users globally.
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Traiana Extends CreditLink Kill Switch Support to Citi’s Velocity


The kill switch functionality has been extended to single dealer platforms, after the kill-switch has been implemented across multiple FX prime brokerages after CreditLink connected them to most leading ECN’s.
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Bitcoin Picks: Militant Use, Venture Capital and Pro-Central Banker


The dangers of Bitcoin were highlighted as militants potentially lure funds through the unregulated, unaudited and unverified currency. Read for more of interesting insight from Forex Magnates specialized site.
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​​Forexware Announces Acquisition of Boston Technologies


After much speculation on the future of technology firm Boston Technologies, Forex Magnates reports the acquisition rival Forexware. The new entity will be focused on the institutional FX sector.
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New Record High Volumes at FXall in June, up by 11%, Thomson Reuters Higher by 8%


Average Daily Volumes at FXall and Thomson Reuters have surged higher in the month of June, confirming a rebound in institutional volumes across the spectrum in June, FXall marked an all time record high at $141 billion.
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CLS Forex Volumes Rebound in June, Jump 5.1% MoM after a Forgettable May


CLS Group’s settlement and aggregation service has reported its fx trading volumes for the month of June, highlighted by a notable increase across the board and a nice rebound in the aftermath of downtrodden May figures.
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Horizon Software Becomes First Options Trading Platform Provider in China


Chinese stock and derivatives exchange’s will launch Options this year, as hunger for financial instruments grows in the world’s second large economy. Horizon Software’s CEO: Chinese market holds “huge potential”.
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Bitcoin Picks: Regulation, Hedge Funds, and iPhone Wallet’s

It’s Friday and another round of reviewing some of the important and more interesting stories this past week in the world of virtual currencies on...

Bitcoin ATM with fingerprint reader and eye scanner launched in Canberra

A recently launched Bitcoin ATM in the Canberra Centre is also equipped with a fingerprint reader and eye scanner. It is reportedly Australia’s third Bitcoin...

Former German Minister joins Ripple Labs Advisory Board

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg has joined Ripple Labs Advisory board. He is currently Chairman and a founder of Spitzberg Partners LLC, a New York-based boutique advisory firm...

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How Bitcoin Prices Affect Exchange Volumes

Bitcoin trade volumes and prices are often, though not necessarily, correlated. Let’s first define volatility as the spread of traded prices during a certain time...


Binary Options and Forex – A Trading Comparison

There are some similarities between Binary Options and Forex trading, yet there are more differences between the two instruments. From the trading perspective, Binary Options...


Everything I Need To Know About Trading, I Learned From Not Trading

You don’t learn much about trading from trading, at least when you are live trading. This is contrary to popular belief, but in reality you...

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Sneak Peak: Beta Version of the ONYX Multi-Broker Trading Platform Reviewed

A multi-broker account aggregating platform which is aiming to provide easy cross-broker account management, a “true pricing” mechanism and some ways to provide traders with interactive communication tools.
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d:code:it Takes Visual Pricing Analysis to the Extreme with MarketStak

Using OpenFin’s runtime environment, and presenting a HTML5 based technology potential, digital design agency d:code:it has created a downloadable version of their MarketStak application.
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