e-Forex Magazine January 2008

e-Forex Magazine January 2008

e-Forex Jan 2008 - Credit, Liquidity and Turnover: New perspectives on the role of e-Commerce in the FX market. Algorithmic FX Execution: Evolutionary considerations for the FX Buy Side.

 

Credit, Liquidity and Turnover: New perspectives on the role of e-Commerce in the FX market

Leader

Linda Dunne describes how despite the challenging past few months both for capital markets and for foreign exchange traders around the world the FX market will continue to be bolstered by the growth and development of electronic trading....show more

 

e-FX Industry Report : CLS - responding to the new high frequency FX trading environment

e-FX Industry Report

CLS recently saw record volumes and the need to temporarily extend its opening hours in response to the credit crisis. Frances Maguire asks which way forward for CLS as high frequency trading continues to grow....show more

TradeView Forex launches advanced STP

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ACM (Advanced Currency Markets) Raises Its Capital to 20 Million

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ACM launches the Advanced Flash Trader.

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Integral banks on Barker to head worldwide sales

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News : UBS adds Sharia compliant FX products

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Interactive Brokers offers customizable interface

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News : Eurobase wins eFX project with Swedbank

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CLS service extends to non-deliverable forwards

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News - TraderTools partners with Fusion Systems and Smart Trade

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Danske integrates order functionality into Danske Trader

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Kalahari adds proprietary calculations

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MB Trading launches new version of MBT Navigator

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Aegis completes CME Group certification for FIX/FAST

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News - Lloyds TSB launches latest e-trading platform

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New and improved FXCM Charting features

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SG CIB to offer 'price and deal' functionality on Bloomberg

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News : TeleTrader launches FX Chart Trading

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FXMarketSpace announces profit share programme

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EBS connects to Traiana Harmony

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Bloomberg rolls out FX Batch Manager

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M I G expands industry presence

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Standard Chartered launches e-trading of NDFs

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Boston Technologies signs with Metaquotes

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News : Merrill Lynch launches new FX Trading Platform

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News : Hotspot FX Launches Retail Foreign Exchange ECN in Europe

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BIS confirms sharp increase of FX volume (+71%) in daily currency trading – QUO VADIS electronic trading?

Foreword

Manfred Wiebogen looks at how the FX industry is undergoing further expansion and the importance of having friends in the markets....show more

 

Anonymous trading - just a flash in the pan?

Marketplace

Nicholas Pratt sets out to discover who wants to trade anonymously in today's FX market, whether it is needed and what are the technology issues involved....show more

 

Post Trade e-commerce: cross-product opportunities to innovate in FX

Features

David Poole examines why the post-trade services environment for both OTC and exchange-traded products is under the spotlight as never before....show more

 

Currency Options: new dimensions to exchange-based e-trading

Features

Frances Maguire looks at the changing landscape of e-trading in exchange-traded currency options and what the exchanges are doing to attract new customers and win volume from the OTC market....show more

 

Shifting buy side investment strategies and e-FX

Features

Martin Bagshaw investigates the changing nature of buy side trading strategies, the role that e-FX plays in achieving the aims of those strategies and the challenges this presents for banks....show more

 

Regional e-FX perspective on South East Asia

Regional eFX Perspective

Heather McLean interviews major banks, technology vendors and buy-side players in the region....show more

 

e-FX: A key element in the move towards the Treasury Dashboard

Under the Microscope

Corporate treasury departments are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of technology integration and implementing STP workflows. e-FX dealing portals form important components of the solutions being demanded, as corporates seek single or multiple integrations to maximize the value they are achieving from their technology investments. Today’s Treasury Dashboards document and control the consolidated information views as well as the efficient and complete deal management workflows that are now seen as Best Practice in Treasury operations. ...show more

 

Risky Business: Real-time Risk Analytics and Automated FX trading

FOCUS

With both buy-side and sell-side firms finding themselves facing a new set of technological issues related to high volume FX trading, Harrell Smith looks at the challenges they face in implementing effective, real- time risk management solutions....show more

 

Corporate FX Exposure Management: Embracing the new Risk Paradigm

FOCUS

Wolfgang Koester outlines why companies who continue to ignore their company’s foreign exchange exposure management processes will have to answer for them once today's currency-related profits have turned into unforeseen losses....show more

 

FOCUS : FX Flows: Automating Risk and Liquidity Management

FOCUS

Paul Ronan discusses the increased transparency and efficiency of the market as a result of greater access to information and the adoption of technologies that allow participants to employ trading strategies via black boxes....show more

 

The new challenges of Risk: How will you be tooling up to meet the job?

FOCUS

The recent sub-prime crisis has sent the world’s financial markets into a period of volatility and uncertainty not seen since the last decade. Nicholas Pratt takes a look at what implications this has for Risk Management practices....show more

Viewpoint - Algorithmic execution strategies - e-FOREX Magazine

Algorithmic FX Trading

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Features : Algorithmic FX Execution: Evolutionary considerations for the FX Buy Side

Algorithmic FX Trading

The buy-side community has driven the need for electronic execution in every asset class they participate, a drive sustained by the desire to automate and standardize administrative processes as cross-asset players. Willy Reporter outlines how FX has become a prominent pillar toward that mandate....show more

Debate : Algorithmic FX trading: technology - moving hype to reality

Debate

The FX market has been talking about Algorithmic trading for some time now and we are now reaching a stage where traders can expect to see some very definite and concrete benefits in deploying this new trading methodology. e-Forex invites Jesper Alfredsson, Head of Algorithmic Trading North America, Orc Software, Steve Oppenheimer, Director of Marketing at Aegis Software and Lee Ratner, Vice President and Global Head of FX, FlexTrade Systems to discuss some of the technology issues associated with taking Algo FX to the next stage in its evolution....show more

 

Staying ahead of the curve: deploying next generation technologies for e-FX

The e-FX Mechanic

As the world of e-FX comes of age, the competitive front line is shifting from pricing and execution towards client connectivity and ease of use. This article examines some of the technologies available to help win this new battle, and the impact they can have on customer appeal and deal flow....show more

Treasury FX: taking e-service provision to the next level

e-Forex Roundtable

With Ashley Daffin, head of FX e-Commerce at HSBC, Martijn Sorber, Head of Corporate Risk & Treasury Advisory, Benelux at Rabobank International, Martin Spurr, Head of Electronic Markets and Prime Solutions at The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Global Banking & Markets and Susan Quartarolo, Senior Director, Treasury Planning at Sony Global Treasury Services....show more

 

Retail Forex Client : Technology and service: Key ingredients for leading Retail FX providers

Retail Forex Client

Heather McLean explores why the rapid and exciting growth of Retail FX is dependent upon the ability to supply clients with both state-of-the-art trading technology as well as superior service provision....show more

 

Site Inspection with Marketindex

Retail Forex Client

Larry Levy talks with the Private Investor Products group at Abn Amro, about the banks' Retail FX trading platform - marketindex....show more

With Farooq Muzammal, Head of Foreign Exchange at MAREX Financial

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Order out of Chaos: taking a non-linear approach to trading FX

Log-Off

In recent years the trading world has seen some great changes. Many of those changes have come in the form of technological advances making it not only easier for traders to execute trades, but also providing tools to compute seemingly complex formulas and techniques into very definable and tradable methods. These advances in technology have made it possible for traders to begin to tap into the power of the world’s largest market, foreign currency exchange, like they have never been able to in the past. My focus in this article is to describe how using a non-linear approach to trading the markets will improve your profitability and allow you to trade with a relaxed attitude and great confidence. ...show more

 

With Damian Mitchell, Managing Partner of FX trading boutique – Dsquare

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