The Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued an advisory to futures commission merchants (FCMs) regarding the holding of virtual currency in segregated accounts. The advisory provides guidance to FCMs on how to hold and report certain deposited virtual currency from customers in connection with physically […]
Gain Capital has deployed Eventus Systems’ cloud-based version of its Validus platform to manage the market surveillance programme for its futures operation.
Gain operates as a non-clearing futures commission merchant (FCM), which connects to exchanges and its clearing firm through CQG, a provider of trading, market data and technical analysis tools. As a CQG FCM partner, Gain offers CQG’s suite of trading tools to its customers, administered through CQG’s Customer Account Service Tool, for control over account set-ups, risk settings and other matters.
The Technancial Company (TTC) and Ullink have jointly launched a solution that monitors all Sponsored Direct Market Access (SDMA) trading activity continuously for HFT trading clients on all major exchanges.