e-Forex Magazine March 2020

e-Forex Magazine March 2020

e-Forex Magazine March 2020
FX ON EXCHANGES
Reaching new peaks of trading activity
e-FOREX ROUNDTABLE
Discussing the complexities and opportunities of FX Clearing
DEEP DIVE ANALYTICS
Moving towards an atomic level of understanding
LIQUIDITY FUNCTION
How to take control of yours
SPREAD VERSUS MARKET IMPACT
Keeping your eye on the target
COVER INTERVIEW: MARIO SANCHEZ
Managing Director of FXCM Pro

 

Trading FX via a FIX API: practical steps and considerations

Traders Workshop

Although there are multiple proprietary, front-end buy and sell-side trading platforms available today, a FIX API is still the most secure way to trade. This is mostly due to its functionality and flexibility, which I will explain below....show more

 

Taking control of your Liquidity Function It’s all in the blend

Liquidity Management

Effectively navigating the FX markets today requires a greater level of knowledge, sophistication and expertise than has been previously required....show more

 

FXCM Pro Providing next generation technology coupled with unrivalled levels of market access

e-Forex Interview

FXCM Pro offers wholesale execution and liquidity solutions for retail brokers, hedge funds and emerging market banks. The firms relationships with tier 1 banks and non-bank liquidity providers, prime broker relationships, and technology vendors provide its customers with market access on an unrivalled scale. We talked to Mario Luis Sanchez Wandemberg, Managing Director - Global Head of the company to learn more about its capabilities and plans for the future....show more

 

Keeping your eye on the target Spread versus Market Impact

Expert Opinion

We think it makes sense to tackle some topics in our articles this year that challenge common wisdom and hopefully improve the intuition of buy side traders who want to achieve best execution outcomes. ...show more

 

FX Clearing: Discussing the complexities, current models and future development

ALGOFX LAB

With Kah Yang Chong, ForexClear Product Manager, David Holcombe, Product Lead for FX Futures & Clearing at 360T, and Paul Houston, Global Head of FX Products at CME Group....show more

 

Trading FX On Exchanges: Reaching new peaks of trading activity

FX on Exchanges

Globally, market volatility and regulatory pressure are causing new customers to look at the hedging products exchanges have to offer them. ...show more

 

Why FX can now move towards deep dive analytics

Market Data

Having access to the right data at the right time is vital for profitability and performance. In 2019, the financial industry spent a record USD 50 billion on market and trade data. Spending on data products and services was up five per cent on 2018 and is expected to rise by the same rate again by the end of 2020. It stands to reason, then, that the use of suitable data in all markets, including foreign exchange (FX), can have a huge impact on profitability....show more

 

Does the client always know best? Exploring the pitfalls and potential of multi asset brokerage

FX Brokerage Operations

There’s no escaping the fact that today’s retail trader now wants the ability to look well beyond a select group of FX pairs when developing and executing their trading strategy. ...show more

 

smartAnalytics from smartTrade Technologies

Product Review

As Big Data analytics becomes more and more important in FX we asked David Vincent, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of smartTrade Technologies to highlight some of the key issues that trading firms need to focus on and to tell us how smartTrade’s powerful smartAnalytics solution can assist them....show more

 

Gold Outlook: Is March the Golden Month for Gold Price?

Currency Clips

The outbreak of Covid-19 has had major implication in world markets in the past 30 days. Global stocks, as measured by the MSCI index have dropped by more than 14% in the past 30 days alone. The Bloomberg Commodities Index has declined by more than 6% while the US dollar index has declined by more than 2%. Gold has been an outlier as its price has soared by more than 7%....show more