Integral Unveils New Inside Version

Integral has launched the latest version of its FX Inside platform, version 7.0 is available through HTML5 browser and mobile device and is a web-based trading solution for banks and institutional brokers wanting to serve corporate and institutional customers in a fully branded single dealer environment. Configurable workflow tools include tick-by-tick charting, real time blotters, […]
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And Finally…

I am writing this from hotel quarantine as I have finally, at the sixth attempt, made it back to Australia after more than six months stranded abroad. All of which means this column will go one of two ways; happy-clappy or a purging of anger and frustration. I think I know my readership well enough, […]
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TriOptima, AcadiaSoft Partner on Collateral Processing

TriOptima has extended its collaboration with AcadiaSoft to automate monthly collateral interest payments for over-the-counter (OTC) market participants. According to International Swap Dealers Association (ISDA) data, cash collateral accounts for approximately 70% of all collateral exchanged for non-cleared derivatives, equivalent to $1.3 trillion in 2019 alone, TriOptima notes. A significant proportion of this market still […]
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Broctagon Launches Crypto Aggregation Tool

Singapore-based Broctagon has upgraded its Nexus 2.0 liquidity aggregator technology to include native altcoin liquidity management – a solution it says allows exchanges to regulate the demand and supply of their native altcoins via algo-automated execution to “achieve healthy liquidity and enhance token tradability”. The firm observes that unlike Bitcoin and major altcoins such as Ethereum and Litecoin, most […]
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HSBC Launches NDFlex Algos

HSBC’s FX Alternative Execution Services has launched a new NDF algo offering called NDFlex – initially available in five currency pairs using a number of strategies. The new algo suite is offered in the dollar against IDR, INR, KRW, PHP and TWD, and Implementation Shortfall, Liquidity Seeking, TWAP, VWAP, Get Done and Liquidity Plus strategies […]
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Edgewater Launches New EM-Dedicated Platform

Edgewater Markets has unveiled EdgeFXLatam, a platform that leverages the firm’s proprietary technology and adapted specifically for Latin American markets. Edgewater says the platform is the first to offer local participants streamed price technology that integrates the local markets with the greater FX community, enabling banks to automate and optimise transaction flow with local clients, […]
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Simple, but Sophisticated: XTX Launches FX Execution Algo

It is an old saw in the FX industry that firms respond to customer demand and with algo usage on the increase for firms executing FX trades, inevitably eyes have turned to XTX Markets with the question, ‘will it also enter the market for algos?’ As one of the biggest FX market makers such questions […]
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COVID Exposes Compliance Issues, Drive Spending on Surveillance Tech

Spending on trade surveillance technology has been increasing at an impressive rate and could exceed previous growth expectations as firms address weaknesses in compliance infrastructure exposed during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a survey by Greenwich Associates. Over the last decade, the trade surveillance technology market grew at a rate of 13% to 14% per […]
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SteelEye Unveils Auto-Trade Reconstruction Solution

Compliance and data analytics firm SteelEye has released Auto-Trade Reconstruction, a solution that reduces the time it takes for a firm to reconstruct a trade from days to seconds. Under MiFID II, MAR, Dodd-Frank and other global regulations, authorised firms can be asked by the regulator at any point to reproduce the records that relate to […]
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Glue42, Leading Point Seek to Modernise Front Offices

Integrated desktop solutions provider Glue42 and financial services advisory form Leading Point Financial Markets have announced a partnership they say will help clients provide “a next-generation trading desktop experience”. The firms say that sales and trading activities are inherently complex and require equally complex software applications to manage data and workflows. Due to single monolithic applications […]
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