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FX prime brokerage: fuelling the next round of growth
10 November 2010 • Author(s): FX-MM
Now that the dust has settled, FX-MM’s FX Prime Brokerage Supplement outlines the key trends taking place in this fast growing sector. By Frances Maguire
Prior to the global financial crisis, FX prime brokerage was experiencing rapid growth as real money and asset managers joined the growing ranks of hedge funds turning to prime brokers to get the best deals in FX through a single platform as well as gaining access to services developed specifically for them. In addition, there were a growing number of algorithmic players moving across to FX from the equities and futures world that are starting to participate in trading FX as an asset class.