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And Finally…

Is it time to really start to get worried about the primary FX venues? I have written before about the decline in volumes at these venues but one could be forgiven for thinking the decline is now becoming a little precipitate. Both Refinitiv and EBS reported their lowest spot ADV since they started reporting (so […]

Unlocking the Value of FX Data

  With more data available to FX market participants than ever before, the real value is in being able to interpret this data, says Maria Prata, managing director, global FX, at Deutsche Bank in a new video interview with Profit & Loss. Acknowledging that “data” has become something of a buzzword in the FX industry […]

FXCM Pro Launches Data Product

Retail broker FXCM Pro has unveiled a series of new data products, effectively making its internal trading and execution data available to clients. The data will include analysis of the firm’s customers’ positions, providing what the firm says is actionable insights and an accurate representation of real-time client behaviour. It also includes the firm’s core […]

In the FICC of It

In this week’s podcast Colin Lambert and Galen Stops tackle the tricky question of ‘if things are as bad in FX as some will have us believe, why are outside firms still investing?’ With three investment deals in the past week to discuss there is plenty for them to get their teeth into and, listeners […]

Time to Embrace the Data Revolution

The winds of change have begun to blow in the world of FX swaps, and as a result it’s becoming increasingly apparent that knowledge — in the form of accurate market data — truly is power. Today, whether pricing or hedging FX swap trades, banks are still relying on market data feeds that are merely […]

CLS Now Offering FX Forward Data

CLS is releasing an FX forward volume data set as part of its suite of executed trade data products. This data focuses on outright forwards and swaps, providing an aggregated view of the forward market and therefore confirming pricing models for forwards and swaps. This is CLS’s first data product for the FX forward market […]

TP ICAP Turns to Refinitiv for Data

Refinitiv has signed a multi-year strategic agreement with TP ICAP to support its data needs for both its brokers and technology platforms. As a major inter-dealer broker, TP ICAP requires global data across multiple asset classes, including equities, fixed income, energy and commodities, FX and derivatives. It will now be able to access such data […]

FX: A Trading or Data Business?

At the recent Forex Network Chicago conference David Mercer, CEO of LMAX Exchange Group, was interviewed by Colin Lambert about the foreign exchange and crypto market landscapes. This is an edited and abridged version of that discussion. Colin Lambert: There is a view out there that FX is no longer a trading business, how do […]

BIS Report Sets Out Governance of Key OTC Derivatives Data Elements

A new report published by the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), identifies key criteria, functions and bodies for the governance arrangements for a set of critical data elements for OTC derivative transactions reported to trade repositories, excluding the Unique Transaction Identifier (UTI) and the Unique […]