Capitolis Targets Finance Solution with von Hoerl Hire

Capitolis has appointed Shervyn von Hoerl as head of investor solutions, he will focus on the Capitolis Finance product suite, due for launch later this year and will help drive the development of new solutions in partnership with clients and investors as Capitolis builds new products and services to address capital market constraints. von Hoerl was […]
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The Democratisation of Data: What Comes Next?

As data in the FX market becomes increasingly democratised, panellists at Profit & Loss Forex Network London debated what this means for the industry. Although the sources of data in the FX market have remained fairly static, Andrew Ralich, CEO of oneZero, said that he’s seeing a broad democratisation of the tools and systems necessary […]
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OneZero Announces Liquidity Hub Update

OneZero Financial Systems has released a new 8.0 version of its Liquidity Hub, which features a new design aimed at giving clients additional tools and flexibility to simplify their daily workflow. “The new design incorporates dashboards and tiles, giving clients a complete, custom view of their business and enabling significant personalisation of the user experience. […]
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Bringing the Pure Concept to Digital Assets

For all the talk of institutionalising crypto markets, progress is slow – Colin Lambert talks to Campbell Adams, founder and CEO of Pure Digital about how he plans to accelerate the transformation Although the end result in terms of hard numbers doesn’t really tell the story, the creation of the FX Pure trading platform, which […]
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Digital Asset Redemption to Use Zero Hash for Settlement

Zero Hash, Seed CX’s digital asset and fiat currency custodian subsidiary, has announced that Digital Asset Redemption (DAR) has agreed to utilise its settlement service for short-term digital asset loans. DAR is a Chicago-based company that works with insurance companies, cybersecurity firms, and incident response teams across the globe to facilitate resolution to ransomware attacks. […]
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Facebook Reveals Details of its New Cryptocurrency

Facebook has issued a series of whitepapers outlining its plans regarding the new cryptocurrency that it intends to launch in the first half of 2020. According to the materials released today, the underlying aim of the proposed cryptocurrency, called Libra, is to make moving money around globally as easy, cost effective and safe as sending […]
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Seed CX Partners with Caspian

Seed CX has integrated with Caspian, a crypto trading, portfolio and risk management platform. This partnership will allow the institutional investors using Caspian’s trading and portfolio management system – which includes an OEMS (order execution management system), PMS (portfolio management system), and RMS (risk management system) that covers the entire lifecycle of the trade – […]
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And Another Thing…

Without innovation the world stagnates and this is as true in financial markets as anywhere else, however I sense that people are starting to feel a little overwhelmed by the continued fintech revolution – there are, some people suggest to me, just too many ideas out there at the moment and identifying the good ones […]
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BME to Launch FX Futures

Bolsas y Mercados Españoles’ (BME) is set to launch FX futures contracts on its derivatives platform, MEFF. The new product, called FX Rolling Spot Future (xRolling FX), will be available for trading on June 21st. This launch comes at a time when BME claims it is working on several initiatives to increase its presence in […]
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Swift Calls for Greater Industry Standardisation

Swift has issued a report arguing in favour of greater standardisation of messaging within the FX market, claiming that this will in turn cause greater automation and improve efficiency. In the report, Swift notes that the sheer volume of FX transactions that occur daily makes automation in this market challenging. “With millions of confirmation messages […]
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