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Leading buy-side firms complete first trades on ParFX as Prime service goes live

Posted on: 11 September 2014 | Source: ParFX

ParFX announced the completion of the first trades via ParFX Prime, its new prime brokerage service for the buy-side FX community...

CTAs bounce back to post positive performance in August

Posted on: 11 September 2014 | Source: Societe Generale

All Newedge managed futures indices showed strong positive performance over the month...

TWSE-SGX trading link to benefit both markets

Posted on: 10 September 2014 | Source: Instinctif Partners

The trading link between the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) and Singapore Exchange (SGX) is the latest initiative by TWSE to enhance the globalization and competitiveness of the Taiwan securities market...

FXCM to acquire IBFX MT4 retail forex accounts in the U.S. and Australia

Posted on: 5 September 2014 | Source: FXCM

FXCM Inc. announced that its subsidiary FXCM Holdings LLC, has signed a definitive agreement with IBFX, Inc. and IBFX Australia Pty Ltd to acquire their U.S. and Australian MetaTrader 4 retail forex accounts...

Moneycorp acquired by Bridgepoint in transaction totalling £212 million

Posted on: 29 August 2014 | Source: Bridgepoint/ Moneycorp

Specialist foreign exchange provider Moneycorp has been acquired by Bridgepoint in a transaction with an enterprise value of £212 million from funds advised by SOF Investments...

BNY Mellon signs trade processing partnership with Helaba (Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen) & the G25 German Sparkassen

Posted on: 27 August 2014 | Source: BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon has signed a trade processing partnership with Helaba (Landesbank Hessen-Thürigen) and the G25, a group which represents the 25 largest Sparkassen in Germany...

TWSE completes rollout of second generation FAST System

Posted on: 26 August 2014 | Source: Taiwan Stock Exchange

Taiwan Stock Exchange has successfully rolled out its second generation FAST system, replacing all existing trading platforms...

European hubs are fuelling RMB Internationalisation

Posted on: 26 August 2014 | Source: SWIFT

SWIFT’s latest RMB Tracker shows that Europe represents 10% of Renminbi payments worldwide in value...

ICAP Energy launches global Coking Coal desk

Posted on: 21 August 2014 | Source: ICAP Energy

ICAP Energy, the energy business of ICAP plc, announces today that it has successfully launched a global Coking Coal desk. Coking Coal derivatives have grown in significance due to a greater need for price risk management in a highly volatile physical Coking Coal industry. Physical players have migrated away from longer term fixed price contract terms in favour of a more spot based index linked contract...

Commodity hedge funds’ positive performance brought to a halt

Posted on: 20 August 2014 | Source: Newedge

Newedge, a global leader in multi-asset brokerage and clearing, announced the performance for its suite of hedge fund indices for the month of July...

ATC Brokers Ltd launches FCA-registered FX brokerage

Posted on: 14 August 2014 | Source: ATC Brokers Ltd

ATC Brokers Ltd has announced the launch of an FCA registered brokerage that will serve the global FX industry from its headquarters in London...

Traiana launches enhanced cross-asset matching engine

Posted on: 14 August 2014 | Source: Traiana

Post-trade Securities network volume surges by over 1000% in past 12 months...

One Financial Markets rolls out tradable

Posted on: 12 August 2014 | Source: One Financial Markets & Tradable

One Financial Markets has partnered with Tradable in a phased roll out of the innovative trading platform which begins today for clients wanting to set up a live account...

JRJ Group, TomsCapital and 76 West Holdings have partnered to acquire Demica Ltd., a leading provider of intelligent working capital solutions

Posted on: 7 August 2014 | Source: Demico

JRJ Group, TomsCapital, and 76 West Holdings, announced the acquisition of Demica—a global, market-leading provider of sophisticated working capital solutions—from the J.M. Huber Corporation...

ICAP Information Services and MTS add Eurozone index to RepoFunds Rate

Posted on: 6 August 2014 | Source: ICAP Information Services

Following publication of ISDA definitions, RFR paves the way for hedging and price discovery...