Day: 30 January 2006

Icap Confirms is in Talks for EBS…

Inter-dealer broker Icap responded to press speculation and a subsequent movement in its share price by confirming that it is in preliminary discussions with EBS regarding a possible acquisition. “Discussions are at an early stage and there can be no certainty that a transaction will take place. A further announcement will be made in due […]

…As Knight Capital Acquires Hotspot FX

Knight Capital Group is acquiring Hotspot FX, the electronic currency trading platform, in a $77.5m deal that will provide the equity trading and asset management services group with another revenue stream. The deal is significant in terms of the maturity of the multibank portal industry and represents the first time that an FX platform has […]