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KGI To Launch Platform in Singapore

KGI Securities will launch its KGI MaxxTrader’s e-FX pricing and trading engine, which is a white label solution provided by FlexTrade Systems, in Singapore. KGI Securities says it has made the launch in support of the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) vision for Singapore to connect global markets, support Asia’s development, and serve the economy. The […]

Sucden Adds TY3 Connectivity

Sucden Financial has launched its TY3 (Tokyo) matching engine, in conjunction with FlexTrade Systems. The new matching engine targets Asia-Pacific clients, providing a reduction in cross-region latency and an overall enhanced experience, with improvements to liquidity and price discovery during Asia trading hours. Combined with Sucden Financial’s established NY4 and LD4 infrastructure, the addition of […]

Beatty Joins FlexTrade

Paul Beatty has joined FlexTrade as director of business development – he will be based in New York and joins from Spotex, where he was a managing director having joined the firm in January 2019 after a short spell at TP Icap. Prior to the inter-dealer broking firm, Beatty spent more than 17 years at […]

FXCM, FlexTrade Start Onboarding

FXCM Pro says it is beginning the process of onboarding clients with FlexTrade System’s MaxxTrader solution across the LD4 hosting centre. This announcement follows news in late 2019 detailing the initial launch of the partnership between the two firms. MaxxTrader is an end-to-end, dedicated and customisable solution covering all products including FX spot, swaps, NDFs, CFDs, […]

Kent Joins Flextrade

Profit & Loss understands that Tracey Kent has joined Flextrade in London as a sales director. She joins from FXSpotStream where she worked for just over a year as executive director, EMEA sales. Prior to FXSS, Kent worked for a short period of time at HC Tech as head of e-FX sales for Europe and […]

FXCM Pro Teams Up with FlexTrade

FXCM has announced a technology partnership for between its institutional business, FXCM Pro, and Flextrade’s MaxxTrader solution. FXCM Pro provides retail brokers, small hedge funds and emerging market banks access to wholesale execution and liquidity, while providing high and medium frequency funds access to prime brokerage services via FXCM Prime. Siju Daniel, chief commercial officer […]

FlexTrade Partners with ACA

FlexTrade says it has partnered with ACA Technology Solutions to help mutual clients manage their trade surveillance and compliance needs using ACA’s Decryptex surveillance technology and FlexNow. “FlexNow and Decryptex are stand-out products supported by highly-responsive and knowledgeable teams, says  Shoshana Wainer, head of compliance at Albar Capital. “Integrating Decryptex with FlexNow allows us to […]

FlexTrade Expands Focus in France

FlexTrade has expanded staff levels at its Paris office. FlexTrade has appointed Rushani Caiola as fixed income account manager and three new technical analysts within the company’s implementation and client services support teams for fixed income and FX. The company attributes its new hires to an increased demand in sales and service for its growing […]

FlexTrade Partners with OpenFin

FlexTrade has announced a partnership with OpenFin that provides application interoperability and improves workflow management for buy-side traders using FlexTrade’s execution management system, FlexTrader, and its cloud-based trading system, FlexNow. The firms say that technology updates across trader desktops can prove time and cost intensive as a result of the multitude of independent desktop applications used throughout […]

FlexTrade Launches New Back-Testing Framework

FlexTrade has launched a new back-testing framework designed to gauge and adjust the performance of past trading strategies for real-time use in trading equities, FX and futures.

“Just because a trading strategy worked successfully in the past, doesn’t mean it will show the same results in the present,” says Vijay Kedia, president and CEO. “There are countless variables – old and new – that could impact performance in unanticipated ways. That’s why using an advanced back-testing framework can make all the difference in running a winning strategy.”