e-Forex Magazine March 2021

e-Forex Magazine March 2021

Delivering sustainable benefits to the buy side
Records keep getting broken
Finding the right technology and platform provider
Capturing the value to drive key business decisions
Increasing operational agility for FX trading firms
Taking steps to maintain your mission critical FX operations
CEO of IG Bank S.A. and IG Prime


P2P Models in FX: Delivering sustainable benefits to the buy side

Market Commentary

The FX market has been weighing up the benefits of peer-to-peer liquidity provision for the past couple of years, but the appetite for its adoption has been slow compared to the uptake in other asset classes. But as pressures on the buyside continue to increase, new entrants to this space believe the benefits on offer from their P2P models are now more tangible than ever. Nicola Tavendale writes....show more


Conference round-up: TradeTech FX USA 2021

e-FX Industry Report

By Audrey Blater, Research Director, Institutional Securities & Investment, AiteGroup...show more

Listed FX: Records keep getting broken

FX on Exchanges

The seismic growth in listed FX trading we reported on last year has continued into 2021. As the rationale for currency trading on the exchanges continues to be stronger than ever we investigate the FX trading products that are being offered by some of the fastest growing derivative exchanges around the world....show more

IG Prime Cutting-edge institutional services from a global leader in financial trading

e-Forex Interview

Fouad Bajjali is CEO at IG Bank S.A., and heads up the firms Swiss offices in Geneva and Zurich, which IG Group launched in October 2014. He is also responsible for the groups institutional arm. We asked him to tell us more about IG Prime’s institutional offerings and how the firm plans to build on the investment it has been making in this side of its business over the last 15 years....show more


How SWIFT can help to manage FX settlement risk


With over $18 trillion settled globally each day, it has never been more important for our community to find innovative ways to reduce settlement risk....show more


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

Special Report

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....show more


The secret to Digital Asset Best Execution: Technology platforms and quantitative models

Blockchain and CryptoCurrencies

The crypto market has come a long way since the retail bubble of early 2018. The maturation of the entire crypto ecosystem, both retail and institutional, has been nothing short of transformational....show more


FX Business Resilience - Planning Taking steps to maintain your mission critical operation

Trading Operations

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. ...show more


FX Data - Capturing and optimising the value to help drive key business decisions

Market Data

As the foreign exchange markets evolve, data and analytics have become the fuel that powers automated decision making of pricing, trading & risk management to drive increased profitability and customer retention.  ...show more