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Platform Volumes Edge Higher: CboeFX Dips

The first group of platforms to report FX average daily volume (ADV) data indicate that activity was slightly higher in August from July, but was down year-on-year. FXSpotStream, which reports ADV is all products, not just spot, reports it handled $41.2 billion in August, up 2% month-on-month, but down 4.8% from August 2019 – a […]

FXSpotStream Adds Two

FXSpotStream has made two hires to its business in London and Tokyo with the hires of Rhys Bryan and Hajime Tezuka. Bryan joins FXSpotStream’s London sales team; most recently serving as VP, futures with Citi in Singapore. Prior to joining Citi in 2013, he began his career with Morgan Stanley, after graduating from Cardiff University. […]

FXSpotStream, Integral, Post July Volumes

FXSpotStream reports average daily volume (ADV) on its platform in July was $40.4 billion, a 6.7% decline from June, but up 11.3% year-on-year. Integral Development, meanwhile, reports a strong 6.6% increase from June to $37.4 billion, making it the only platform to report thus far to see a month-on-month increase. Year-on-year Integral’s ADV was up […]

SocGen Live on FXSpotStream

Societe Generale (SocGen) has gone live and is trading with clients via its price streaming service on FXSpotStream, which it joined as a liquidity provider in May. SocGen is the 15th LP on the service, which also includes Bank of America, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Citi, Commerzbank AG, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, JP Morgan, Morgan […]

Volume Data Indicates Decent June for Platforms

The first group of FX average daily volume data indicates that platforms has a decent end to the first half of 2020, registering their third highest numbers of 2020. FXSpotStream reports ADV of $43.3 billion in June, the platform’s third highest this year, indeed in its history. This represents volume is all FX products and […]

FX Volume Recovers Slightly in May

After a largely expected pull back from the heights on March in April, the first group of FX platforms to report average daily volume (ADV) for May indicate that there was, with one exception, a small increase in trading. FXSpotStream reports ADV of $36.1 billion for May, a 6.3% increase on April and up 3.5% […]

SocGen Joins FXSpotStream

Societe Generale has become the 15th liquidity provider to join FX SpotStream – it joins just months after Barclays was unveiled as LP number 14. “After announcing the addition of Barclays last quarter, we continue the momentum and are pleased to welcome Societe Generale as the 15th liquidity provider on our Service – we expect […]

Volatility’s Comeback – The Infrastructure

At Profit & Loss Dial-In Day London on April 29th, the second session looked at industry infrastructure, notably, what was the number one takeaway from the events of February and March?  The second session looked at what panelists saw as the main challenges around connectivity, market data and messaging. David Lyons, COO of EuronextFX; David […]

Further FX Platforms Report ADV Drop in April

Following the first group of platforms to report average daily volume for FX markets in April, the primary venues as well as FXSpotStream and Integral have also posted month-on-month declines – the latter two saw year-on-year increases, however for the primaries there were drops. Refinitiv says that spot FX ADV across its platforms was $79 […]

In the FICC of It Special

For this podcast special, Colin Lambert is joined by Alan Schwarz, CEO of FXSpotStream for a fascinating look inside a business operating in stressful conditions. That FX markets are volatile and volumes are high is obvious to anyone but Schwarz is able to put some numbers on the issue – and they are quite staggering […]