In this guest blog, Greenwich Associates' Craig Viani ponders why equity trading trails the technological progress made in other industries.
ICAPs EBS BrokerTec and SGX have signed a collaborative agreement to launch SGX FX block futures on EBS Market, which is hoped to increase trading in blocks as well as to goose trading volumes in Asia.
Clearmatics Technologies Ltd., the company working with UBS Group AG on a blockchain-based digital coin to redesign the global payment system, completed its first round of funding.
For years, if not decades, just about every financial center in the world has tried to set up a yuan trading hub outside China.
Continued adoption of electronic FX trading is increasing demand for performance measurement while providing the necessary execution data to calculate it.
Over the past year, the liquidity in emerging currencies grew in fits and starts quarter to quarter. Traders asked FX veterans for their outlook on the next 12 months.
As FX trading takes off inside buyside firms, OMS vendors are addressing the specialized needs of trading foreign exchange.
Wary of competing algorithms, some heads of foreign-exchange trading desks are rethinking their high-frequency trading practices.
New trading venues, HFT and market volatility are fueling the asset class to the head of the pack. Here's why, according to Aite Group's Sang Lee.
Big brokers began offering foreign-exchange trading algorithms five years ago, and now all the major players have an offering. Now a vendor is hoping to upend the status quo with a suite of algorithms it claims will offer better execution.