Mobile Trading: Coming of Age

The growth path of mobile trading has been anything but meteoric, but a combination of greater awareness and necessity is finally bringing the channel towards the mainstream. In this supported article, Colin Lambert takes a look at the issues and talks to first mover JP Morgan about the evolution of mobile trading. A knee-jerk reaction […]
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FairXchange Unveils Pricing Stack Analysis

Financial markets data science firm, FairXchange has added a new pricing stack analysis feature to its Horizon platform, a move the firm claims is “game changing’ by enabling financial institutions to make more informed, data driven decisions about how they interact with existing and prospective liquidity providers. By providing a complete view of a financial institution’s […]
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Citi, Deutsche Bank and Deutsche Borse Invest in CloudMargin

CloudMargin, a provider of a collateral and margin management solution native to the cloud, has announced that it has closed on its largest funding round to date, bringing in $15 million in a Series B capital raise. Primary investors were Deutsche Börse, and current CloudMargin clients Deutsche Bank and Citi. “We’re delighted to enjoy the […]
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oneZero Enhances Analytics Capabilities

oneZero Financial Systems, which provides multi-asset financial services technology solutions, today announces that Data Source analytics capabilities have “increased to enable brokers and liquidity providers to better understand the opportunity in their franchise”. Interactive, visual Web-based analytics enables brokers to answer key questions that help them understand the characteristics of their client flow and associated […]
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Overbond Launches AI Pricing

Fixed income analytics firm Overbond has launched COBI-Pricing Live, a new real-time AI bond pricing product, which the firm says has the capacity to process “real-time historical pricing data” on coverage of over 30,000 securities with a refresh rate of under three seconds. Overbond says the new product fills a gap in the current market […]
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Former JPM FX Trader Jailed for Manipulation

Akshay Aiyer, a former FX trader at JP Morgan in New York, has been sentenced to serve eight months in jail and ordered to pay a $150,000 criminal fine for his participation in an antitrust conspiracy to manipulate prices for emerging market currencies in the FX market. Aiyer was found guilty late last year by […]
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Fisher Appointed NED at First Derivatives

Former eBay and Apple executive Steve Fisher has been named a non-executive director of First Derivatives Group (FD), effective 15 September. Fisher brings an extensive array of product development experience in technology and software ranging from telecoms to enterprise software and online transaction platforms. He was formerly chief technology officer of eBay, where he led […]
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Deutsche Borse Buys Stake in Quantitative Brokers

Deutsche Börse is acquiring a majority interest in Quantitative Brokers, an independent provider of advanced execution algorithms and data-driven analytics for futures, options and interest rate markets. The fintech company has operations in New York, London, Sydney and Chennai. Terms of the deal were not disclosed and the founders of QB are retaining “significant portions” […]
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FOMC Doubles Down on Inflation Overshooting

The new era of Federal Reserve policy allowing an overshoot of its 2% inflation target for an extended time launched Wednesday with two Federal Open Market Committee dissents after a “robust discussion.” There were, however, few expectations expressed that even reaching the 2% target would be possible for at least two more years and exceeding […]
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Single Dealer Platforms – Coming Full Circle

Following the launch last week of FX Inside 7.0, in this supported article Colin Lambert talks to Vikas Srivastava, chief revenue officer of Integral, about why the single dealer platform is suddenly getting more attention and why FX Inside is different. Colin Lambert: FX Inside is very much aimed at the banking and broking community […]
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