Record FX trading period says EBS

EBS says it has seen record trading days during January and February this year.

First Published by e-Forex News: April, 2004

Mark Monahan
EBS says it has seen record trading days during January and February this year. The start of 2004 has been the busiest FX trading period of the last 10 years, with consistent high daily trading in excess of USD 150 billion. March 3rd 2004, was the fourth highest volume trading day in EBS 10 year history, with FX volumes in excess of USD 175 billion. EBS reports that 50% of their top 35 busiest trading days, since the launch of the company 10 years ago, have been in the first two months of 2004.<br>As the leading provider of spot foreign exchange, the volumes traded on EBS in the first two months of the year are a true reflection of the FX industry as a whole said Mark Monahan, Head of Global Sales, EBS.