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Colin Lambert introduces a Profit & Loss special report on the FX prime brokerage industry.  In many ways the FX prime brokerage business is a microcosm of the wider FX industry. If there is a piece of regulation likely to impact ...
Without doubt the FX market could do without claims such as those made by Bloomberg News regarding the WM/Reuters Fix. That said, if bad practice exists, it is the job of the media – the Fourth Estate – to highlight it ...
Currency hedge funds reported gains in March, according to the Parker FX Index report from fund-of-funds manger, Parker Global Strategies. Funds in the index reported an aggregate return of 0.72% in March. A total of 41 of the 45 programmes in the index ...
The Australian dollar is the Michelin three-starred restaurant of the currency world. As the highest-yielding currency of any triple-A rated economy, it attracts capital inflows that are sensitive to the credit rating first and the ‘value’ of the currency second. ...
If malpractice over Libor fixings wasn’t enough, the banking industry is now likely to be hit by another fine – this time in the UK for mis-selling interest rate swaps. Colin Lambert reports. Britain’s Financial Services Authority says that ...
Colin Lambert reports on concerns in Singapore over behaviour surrounding some NDF fixings. With the banking industry already reeling from the discovery of malpractice in money market fixings (see Libor story this issue), evidence of wrongdoing has spread into the ...
Colin Lambert reports as the Royal Bank of Scotland reaches a deal with regulators over Libor malpractice. The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has been hit with fines from the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the US Department of Justice ...
Colin Lambert reports as the EU Financial Transaction Tax moves closer... and hears why it probably won’t work. The reality of a Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) in Europe has moved closer after 11 EU countries overcame the objections of some ...
ACI – The Financial Markets Association officially launched the latest version of the Model Code, at a reception co-hosted by ACI UK and ACI’s Committee for Professionalism in London, in February. Alice Attwood spoke to chair of the CFP, David ...
ACI members gather for the 52nd World Congress this month, and are set for two days of high level debate over the future of markets.  ACI Singapore, which will be hosting the 52nd ACI World Congress from March 14-16, at ...