CME’s Incentive Programme For Euro FX Gets Interest

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) says its incentive programme that introduced in April is already boosting volumes in its Euro FX futures and options contracts[]. The trading permit and incentive programmes for Euro FX and Euro FX Cross Rate futures and options is designed to get new traders into the pits, as well as offer […]
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IDEA Puts its Eggs In the Internet Basket

“We are an Internet company,” says Mike Gallagher of IDEAglobal.com, the new moniker for I.D.E.A., the global market analytics service provider. The company announced its name change in conjunction with the launch of several Internet-based offerings, including TimeMachine and www.IDEAfax.com, both of which serve as platforms for delivering real-time financial analysis. In pursuit of its […]
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Hand Held Devices Get New Look from Mobeo

Mobeo, makers of FX Alert, have given the old financial pagers a new look for the millennium. The new F/X Alert f/xtra uses a new version of Motorola hardware that has a wider screen, which can display up to eight lines of text at a time, and even has a graphics capability. F/X Alert, which […]
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New Version of Devon System Released by SunGard’s Infinity

Infinity, a SunGard Company, has released the Devon System 99.1, which has additional support for Brazilian and Italian instruments, as well as enhanced straight-through processing and seamless integration with Excel. Devon provides trade entry and processing for a wide range of FX, interest rate, futures, securities and equities. This latest version provides extended instrument and […]
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WMBA Holds First Awards Ceremony for Graduates

TheLondon-basedWholesale Markets Brokers Association (WMBA) will, for the first time, hold an awards ceremony for successful candidates of its professional diploma qualification, which it launched last October. The WMBA training programme was acquired from money brokers Prebon Yamane last October. With its purchase of Prebon’s syllabus and diploma, the WMBA seeks to broaden the knowledge […]
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CAI Undergoes Expansion- Bolstering Global Operation

Credit Agricle Indosuez (CAI) wants to be number one. The French bank has recently made a number of hires in London to bolstering its euro coverage, according to London-based FX manager Simon Eedle, and is also looking to strengthen its sales operations. Steve Walker joined the bank as deputy chief dealer in charge of euro/dollar […]
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RBC Duo Klingsick & Barnett Announce Joint Retirement

Having worked together for 25 years, all of it with the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), Martin Klingsick and David Barnett announced their joint decision to retire from the markets this summer. Upon leaving, Klingsick was the regional head of treasury for Europe and Asia covering all products from London, and Barnett was the co-global […]
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FMA-USA Holds Forum in Pittsburgh

The Financial Markets Association-USA held a board of directors meeting in Pittsburgh last month, which featured an economic panel discussion. Guest speakers scheduled for the event were Dr Charles Adams, assistant director for the international capital markets research department at the International Monetary Fund, as well as Dr Bernd Goos, director general of International and […]
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NAB Hires CSFBs Cole In Overseas Sales Drive

The National Australia Bank is midway through a concerted effort to broaden its reach into the corporate and funds management sectors. Since January, the bank has relocated several senior managers in an effort to place local heads of markets in each of its major centres. NAB shuffled the deck at the beginning of the year, […]
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Deutsche’s Herron to Oversee Global FX in Bankers Merger

Having just received approval from US authorities to proceed with its acquisition of Bankers Trust in late May, Deutsche Bank has begun to appoint managers to oversee the combined group. Deutsche’s current global FX manager, Hal Herron, was named to the same post for the new unit, but the fate of Bankers’ global FX chief, […]
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