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Refinitiv Launches Low-Latency FX Data Feed

As observed by Profit & Loss on Monday, Refinitiv has launched the FX Binary Multicast Feed 5ms, an enhanced low-latency market data feed to enable increased market transparency and support critical trading decision-making for Refinitiv Spot Matching clients, the company says. This brings the platform into line with its chief rival in the FX market data business, […]

ITRS, Refinitiv, Renew Partnership

ITRS Group, the provider of estate monitoring, capacity planning, IT analytics and load testing to cross-industry enterprise clients, has announced a renewed partnership with Refinitiv. The collaboration will maintain market data feeds for the financial services industry. Although the firm says the deal is a renewal, a release states that Refinitiv clients will now also […]

Refinitiv’s Shirley Barrow – Managing the WM/Reuters Fixes

FX benchmark fixes, specifically the WMR London 4pm “close”, have been in the spotlight recently thanks to price action around and during the fixing windows. Colin Lambert talks to Shirley Barrow, global head of benchmarks at Refinitiv about how WM/Reuters Benchmarks are managed – and what it would take to change In spite of liquidity […]

European Commission Opens “In Depth” Review of LSE/Refinitiv Deal

The European Commission (EC) has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed $27 billion acquisition of Refinitiv by the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) under European Union Merger Regulation. The Commission says it is concerned that the proposed acquisition may reduce competition in trading and clearing of various financial instruments and in financial data […]

Refinitiv Platforms Get Malaysian OK

Bank Negara Malaysia has approved Refinitiv’s Matching and FXall platforms as electronic trading platforms under Malaysia’s new Framework for Electronic Trading Platforms. FXall will be offered in Malaysia under its approved money broker Refinitiv Transaction Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd. The announcement marks further progress for the firm, with Matching established in several Asian centres as the […]

FXall Adds Spreads to Trade Performance Analytics

Refinitiv’s FXall has made spread data from its platform directly available to clients, as part of the Trade Performance Analytics solution, to help buy-side traders navigate challenging FX market conditions in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. The analytics assess historical trading performance and quantify transaction costs. The new addition, Refinitiv says, complements a suite […]

And Finally…

So, do we need to talk about the primary venues? The ADV data from CME Group (which obviously includes EBS) and Refinitiv makes for pretty grim reading with the latter two reporting the lowest daily turnover since they started publishing data in 2007 and 2009 respectively, and the former being in the fifties of billions […]

New ADV Lows for FX Primary Venues

May saw average daily volume on both EBS and Refinitiv’s spot platforms fall back further from April, with both reporting their lowest ADV since they started reporting data in January 2007 and April 2009 respectively. CME Group, which owns EBS, says spot ADV was $56.7 billion in May, a 6.7% decline from April and 27.7% […]

Refinitiv Launches New FX Swaps API Solution

Supporting the ongoing shift in the FX markets to trade more volume in FX swaps electronically, Refinitiv says it has launched the forwards Matching API solution, enabling automated access to the firm’s forwards Matching MTF venue, which currently trades well in excess of $300 billion daily. Noting the “strong market demand” to move to trade […]

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 […]