Creating a paradigm shift in post trade FX The importance of achieving greater post-trade efficiency is increasingly being recognised by the FX industry. Yet unlike other asset classes, overcoming the myriad of complex challenges that exist in FX post-trade has often prevented firms from seriously dedicating time and resources to improving these workflows. But as […]
It’s not an understatement to say that the foreign exchange (FX) industry has had to fundamentally rethink its definition of, and approach to, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery (DR) over the course of the last year.
In FX, margins are tight – so tight, in fact, that there isn’t any margin for error. Financial institutions can easily and quickly go from being slightly profitable to slightly unprofitable and therefore understanding the decisions which impact these margins is crucial.
Best execution as a concept continues to be the subject of much debate across the industry, with both liquidity providers and takers, and asset owners, having different opinions and definitions.