Special Reports

Prime of Prime Brokerage:
What's propelling change
in the FX market?

Over the past year, competition has been increasing across the global FX Prime of Prime (PoP) market, driven largely by PoPs looking to expand market …

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Taking a closer look at the TORA & EBS partnership

e-Forex talks with Tom Mullooly, Head of US Sales at TORA.

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Improving client access to Emerging Market FX trading – Choosing the right partner and digital pathways

Nicholas Pratt investigates how electronic FX platforms are evolving to cater for a broader universe of EM currencies and related instruments and transforming how clients access them. In 2020 there was sizeable increase in investors’ interest in emerging markets (EMs). According to DMALINK, the FX-focused ECN, client demand for emerging markets FX and equities rose […]

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FX Liquidity Aggregation
Can it transform the industry again?

Aggregation played a pivotal role in the creation of the modern e-FX marketplace. Nicholas Pratt investigates in what ways it will continue to influence and shape its future evolution.

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Managed cloud solutions for FX: Increasing operational agility and reducing costs

FX is moving inexorably to the cloud. But there is more than one cloud and differing FX demands for them to cater to, writes Richard Willsher. The pace of change to cloud services has been gathering for some time and is now accelerating. In research commissioned by Integral, a Palo Alto, California headquartered cloud-based eFX […]

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Conference round-up: TradeTech FX USA 2021

Worldwide Business Research (WBR) recently hosted its annual TradeTech FX USA symposium dedicated to all things foreign exchange. Rather than feeling the calming Miami breeze blowing through one’s hair, this year’s event brought industry professionals together in a virtual setting – a sign of the times as the global pandemic rages on. During the event, […]

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Automation, algos and TCA: Exploring the future role of the trader and other key themes for e-FX

The benefits of electronification in the foreign exchange market have been emphasized by the turbulence of the past year, with reported increases in the number of firms turning to algorithms and the widespread adoption of technologies to handle the pressures of working at home. However, the pandemic has been a reminder of the continuing importance […]

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Emerging Market FX trading Digital innovation goes from strength to strength

Trading in emerging market currencies is growing rapidly. Nicholas Pratt examines how the use of automation and innovation in digital technology will be critical in managing the operational risk and market volatility that comes with that. The last triennial survey of FX trading volumes and trends published by the Bank of International Settlements (BIS) in […]

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