Barclays Capital offers electronic multi-asset class trading through BARX

With increasing client demand for direct access to pricing and tools across multiple asset classes, Barclays Capital continues to add new markets and features to its BARX Ecommerce solution.

First Published by e-Forex News: October, 2005

With increasing client demand for direct access to pricing and tools across multiple asset classes, Barclays Capital continues to add new markets and features to its BARX Ecommerce solution. It recently added precious metals to its BARX for FX Trading platform, which provides clients with a single GUI (Graphic User Interface) for FX, money market, precious and base metal execution.<br>
BARX precious metal execution offers a combined market making and dynamic order book, allowing customers the ability to place bids / offers and directly influence the market shown on the BARX application. Forwards and rolls can also be traded on a RFQ (Request for Quote) basis, with post trade tools providing averaged "end of day" contracts and multiple account allocation. BARX also provides market making and direct market access order routing for base metals.