Institutional FX e-Commerce

Editors Pick

Smart but not fast - how technology is democratizing FX

Smart but not fast - how technology is democratizing FX

As the activities of high frequency trading firms fall under increasing regulatory scrutiny on both sides of the Atlantic, the preeminent importance of having the fastest trading kit is arguably receding among FX market participants reports Joe Morgan.
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Back to Bitcoin?

Back to Bitcoin?

Blockchain builders and regulators need to face their greatest fear, suggests William Essex.
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Transaction Cost Analysis: Taking a new approach to measuring FX execution trading operations

Transaction Cost Analysis: Taking a new approach to measuring FX execution trading operations

As FX market participants deal with the evolving market structure and prepare for the implementation of MiFID II, there is growing demand for more sophisticated trade analytics to improve decision-making in real-time. Joel Clark investigates.
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Leaving it to the specialists: Overcoming liquidity constraints in FX

Leaving it to the specialists: Overcoming liquidity constraints in FX

Access to liquidity has always been a primary concern for FX traders – from ensuring there are the necessary credit lines to the technology needed to locate and access the various venues. In recent years the dynamics behind liquidity provision have changed markedly and as Nicholas Pratt discovers, the competition has become more diverse.
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Harnessing the full power of algorithmic FX trading strategies

Harnessing the full power of algorithmic FX trading strategies

Anna Reitman looks at why trading firms and investors should look to deploy FX algorithms as a means to make their FX execution more efficient.
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FX clearing: the last hurdle?

Two CCPs race to offer an FX options clearing solution first and as Frances Faulds reports, CLS may offer a settlement service to other CCPs.
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Keeping up with the blockchain

Everybody’s talking about it and you should be listening, says William Essex
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Compliant FX trading requires automated regulatory technology

Global markets for FX derivative trading have developed under lightly regulated conditions. In the wake of the 2009 G20 Pittsburgh consensus on derivatives regulation, FX markets have become subject to significant regulatory oversight in areas such as price transparency, order execution, transaction reporting, central clearing and collateral management.
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Special Report

Detect, Test, Screen and Audit: Models of defence for better Cybersecurity in FX

Detect, Test, Screen and Audit: Models of defence for better Cybersecurity in FX

Nicholas Hastings explores why the FX market with its massive daily turnover and multiplicity of traders, providers, platforms, brokers and lines of communications is particularly attractive to cyber attackers and what can be done to protect against them.
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Regional Perspective

Regional e-FX perspective on Canada

Regional e-FX perspective on Canada

Richard Willsher reports that although Canada is set to see increased adoption of electronic FX channels, voice trading continues to account for a surprisingly large proportion of turnover in the regional FX market.
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The e-Forex Interview

FXSpotStream: The zero-cost to taker utility operator

FXSpotStream: The zero-cost to taker utility operator

FXSpotStream a subsidiary of LiquidityMatch, is the bank owned consortium operating as a market utility which was formed in 2011. e-Forex talks to their Co-founder & CEO Alan F. Schwarz, about the company’s continued rapid growth and product roadmap.
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Meet the Team

Broadway Technology -  a FinTech company with innovation running through its DNA

Broadway Technology - a FinTech company with innovation running through its DNA

e-Forex speaks with Tyler Moeller and Joshua Walsky, Co-founders of Broadway Technology.
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Provider Profile

An introduction to OTC Exchange Network

An introduction to OTC Exchange Network

OTC Exchange Network was established by electronic trading and e-FX technology expert Rosario M. Ingargiola, previously CEO of FXone, where he led the design and development of one of the most comprehensive institutional FX exchange technology stacks in the market, used by global Tier-1 clients. e-Forex talked to him about his latest venture.
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Industry Report

5,000 foot view of Multi-Asset EMS FX functionalities

5,000 foot view of Multi-Asset EMS FX functionalities

The global foreign exchange (FX) industry has gone through quite a transformation over the last 40 years, both from a market infrastructure/market dynamics perspective and as a result of rapid technological advancement in communication mediums and trading venues.
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Inside the Latest Edition

e-Forex Magazine April 2017