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ACIFMA mandates its members to commit to FX Global Code

Posted on: 20 March 2017 | Source: Brigid Taylor, Managing Director, ACI Financial Markets Association

ACIFMA urges its 9,000 members to commit to new FX Global Code, as new rule-set for FX practice nears the end of its development phase.

SIX Securities Services develops solution for distributed ledger-based bond issuing

Posted on: 17 March 2017 | Source: Six Securities Services

SIX Securities Services, Switzerland’s post-trade market infrastructure, has developed – and intends to deploy – a distributed ledger technology (DLT) based solution that covers the entire bond life-cycle – from issuance to settlement.

Global Collateral launches new service to deliver cross-border collateral mobility

Posted on: 16 March 2017 | Source: Euroclear Global Collateral Ltd

Euroclear Global Collateral Ltd have announced the launch of the Inventory Management Service (IMS), a solution that enables market participants to seamlessly mobilise securities from the U.S. to Europe for use as collateral.

ICAP released from further LIBOR class action suits

Posted on: 14 March 2017 | Source: NEX Group

ICAP plc and ICAP Europe have now been officially dismissed from all three LIBOR-related cases of Yen, Euribor and US dollar.

Eze Sofware Group to use OTAS’ real-time analytics in EMS

Posted on: 10 March 2017 | Source: Eze/OTAS

OTAS Technologies will provide its real-time data analytics, which utilises artificial intelligence and big data, to Eze's EMS.

Broadridge acquires Message Automation Limited

Posted on: 9 March 2017 | Source: Broadridge

Broadridge's acquisition of Message Automation Ltd is now official, with the former looking to extend its post-trade control capabilities.

OPTX brings a new approach to best execution

Posted on: 7 March 2017 | Source: Bloomberg

OPTX will use Bloomberg Tradebook's agency execution model, global connectivity and data and analytics to provide a a new approach to best execution.

SIX Swiss Exchange to use LSE’s TRADEcho as a TDM

Posted on: 7 March 2017 | Source: SIX Group

London Stock Exchange's TRADEcho service will be adopted by SIX Swiss Exchange as a Trade Data Monitor ensuring MiFID and MiFID II compliance.

XM Group launches MT5 and introduces new asset class

Posted on: 7 March 2017 | Source: XM Group

XM Group has gone live with its launch of the MT5 platform, introducing a new asset class along the way in the form of single stocks.

CBOE Holdings completes $3.4 billion acquisition of Bats Global Markets

Posted on: 1 March 2017 | Source: CBOE Holdings

CBOE Holdings has officially completed its takeover of Bats Global Markets after months of negotiating a "seamless integration plan."

Travelex combines its global retail and Currency Solutions functions

Posted on: 1 March 2017 | Source: Travelex

Travelex has brought together its global retail and Currency Solutions functionsin an effort to fuel the organisation’s growth strategy.

Bloomberg launches BFIX benchmark rates for Canada

Posted on: 22 February 2017 | Source: Bloomberg

Bloomberg launches BFIX Canada ahead of the Bank of Canada adjust the timing, frequency and calculation of the daily average rate for currencies against CAD.

BT links up main FX trading locations with Radianz FX Express

Posted on: 21 February 2017 | Source: BT

BT expands its Radianz FX portfolio with Radianz FX Express, as the telecommunications provider connects the world's five main FX trading locations.

UKForex rebrands to OFX to facilitate borderless payments

Posted on: 21 February 2017 | Source: OFX

UKForex, which opened in 2005 as OFX Group's first overseas office, has been rebranded as OFX to further facilitate borderless payments for global clients.

CLS and TriOptima compress $1 trillion in FX forwards and swaps

Posted on: 20 February 2017 | Source: CLS/TriOptima

Counterparties have wiped $1 trillion in gross notional value from outstanding FX forward and swap portfolios using triReduce CLS FX Forward Compression.



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