An overall increase in
the number of firms using algorithmic-based trading to execute FX orders was
seen in both Europe and the US in 2015, says a new report from consultancy firm
Greenwich Associates. The company adds in its 2015 Global Foreign ...
As more firms continue coming to market with distributed ledger-based technology solutions, Galen Stops looks at the competitive landscape of this market.
It is perhaps unsurprising, given the amount of hype that has followed distributed ledger technology, that there has ...
Although FinTech is a buzzword, it is not exactly new to FX – so what are the keys to a successful FinTech venture? Colin Lambert finds out.
That unimpeachable source of all facts – Wikipedia – defines “FinTech” thus: “An economic industry composed ...
Galen Stops assesses the FinTech landscape and identifies some of the challenges and opportunities facing these firms.
“FinTech”, the marriage of finance and information technology, has been around for some time. In an academic paper published in October 2015, The Evolution ...
A new paper suggests that shared source code can help deliver an efficient and best of breed “last mile”
check for automated trading systems. Colin Lambert takes a look and talks to the author.
It can hardly be said that ...
Pete Eggleston and Oliver Jerome have established a business to provide independent TCA services. Colin
Lambert talks to the founders of BestX about their ambitions and the challenges associated with being a
service provider in such a subjective field.
UBS has released a white paper which seeks to raise transparency levels around the bank’s liquidity provision
and risk management practices. Colin Lambert takes a look.
The last year or so has seen an increase in the level of ...
“It’s not just hype,
we’re in a perfect hype storm,” said Lee Braine from the investment bank CTO
office at Barclays at the 2016 Blockchain Symposium hosted by the Depository
Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) in New York on Wednesday.
Galen Stops takes a look at the different ways that technology is shaping regional banks' FX businesses.
Technology is increasingly changing how regional and
super regional banks access FX market liquidity and offer
it to their clients. The overall impact ...
Galen Stops looks at why buy side firms
are increasingly looking at new ways of viewing and analysing market data and
how this is helping them create new trading strategies.
increasingly allowing firms in a wide range of ...