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SGX Completes Ownership of BidFX

Singapore Exchange, (SGX) is to acquire the 80% of OEMS provider BidFX that is does not already own. The exchange initially bought a 20% stake in March 2019 and has now taken the entire company in a deal valued at $128 million. The deal, which is expected to complete in July 2020, was the result […]

BidFX Upgrades Mobile App

OEMS provider BidFX has upgraded its mobile app to meet what it says is growing demand from market participants to securely manage and trade their spot FX, forward and NDF positions when working remotely. The latest version of the app enables traders to track and amend orders originally entered into office desktop computers via their […]

ICBC Standard Joins BidFX as LP

ICBC Standard joined BidFX as the newest liquidity provider on the platform. Roger Lee, BidFX’s head of EMEA sales, says: “As the latest BIS survey on FX indicates, currencies of emerging market economies (EMEs) are gaining market share, reaching 25% of overall global turnover. To that extent, it has become increasingly evident that electronic provision of […]

SEB to Provide Liquidity on BidFX

SEB has joined TradingScreen’s execution management system (EMS) BidFX as a liquidity provider. “The increased interest in our EMS from Nordic financial institutions means greater demand for specialised, local liquidity,” says BIDFX head of Nordic Sales, Peter Bondesen. “Many of our global clients have also requested SEB as a counterparty to provide bespoke liquidity both […]

BidFX Upgrades Mobile App

BidFX, a cloud-based provider of electronic FX trading solutions, today announces the launch of what it says is a major upgrade to its mobile app to meet growing demand among hedge funds and asset managers to securely manage and trade their spot FX, forward and NDF positions. Via global SAAS technology, mobile app users will […]

BidFX Hires Thomas

BidFX has hired Paul Thomas as director of FX sales. Based in New York, Thomas joins from FlexTrade, where he had been the firm’s head of New York FX business development since 2017. Prior to that, he served as manager of New York FX sales for ED&F Man Group Capital Markets, where he provided dealing […]

Brooker-Chaudron Joins BidFX

Isabelle Brooker-Chaudron has joined BidFX as a sales director. Based in London, she will report into Roger Lee, head of sales for the EMEA region. Brooker-Chaudron joins from SEB, where she worked in institutional FX sales since 2014. Prior to that, she worked as an institutional sales manager at ADS Securities, and spent over 17 […]

Nomura Makes Algos Available on BidFX

Nomura has made its five FX algorithmic strategies available on the BidFX platform. Clients can now access Nomura’s FX Algo Tsuwamono Series on BidFX. Each strategy offers flexibility on executions designed to meet client requirements and trading preferences. “Nomura’s FX algorithms provide substantial benefits to clients, with high levels of trading flexibility. We’re pleased that […]

BidFX Taps Chan to Lead APAC Business

BidFX has appointed Wai Kin Chan as the company’s new head of APAC. Based in Singapore, Chan will be responsible for sales team leadership, driving sales growth in the region, as well as general management responsibilities across APAC. Prior to this appointment, Chan was the head of Asia Pacific distribution for XTX Markets for over […]

BidFX Adds Jump as LP

Execution management system provider BidFX has announced the addition of non-bank market making firm Jump Liquidity to its ranks of liquidity providers. “With the rapid expansion of BidFX we are happy to see Jump Liquidity join our EMS in response to high client demand,” says BidFX CRO, John McGrath. “Their tailored liquidity will enrich the […]