Tag: Refinitiv


Refinitiv Calls for Standardisation of Alt Data

Refinitiv has announced the findings of its ‘A New Dimension of Data – Building an Open and Trustworthy Alternative Data Ecosystem report in collaboration with Open Data Institute (ODI), within which the firm has called for greater industry standardisation around the collection, distribution and use of alternative data (alt data). The report was written using desk […]

Bank of China Unveils Predictive FX App on Eikon

Bank of China has launched DeepFX, an artificial intelligence-based FX trading signal prediction application through Refinitiv’s Eikon. DeepFX is the first released third-party Eikon app from a China based financial institution and was developed by the Digital Asset Management department of Bank of China using deep learning technology to predict the short-term price movements of […]

Refinitiv Sees Volume Surge in February

As was the case with other platforms that reported earlier in the month, Refinitiv has reported strong February average daily volume in spot FX – handling over $100 billion per day for the first time since 2018. Across its spot platforms Refinitiv says it had spot ADV of $103 billion, a 24% increase from January […]

And Another Thing…

I mentioned in a recent column the increasing noise around fragmentation in equity markets, specifically end user frustration and unhappiness with it, but it is noticeable to me that the same discussion is gaining more volume in FX. Now I need to stress that this is not me (for about the 10th time) predicting consolidation […]

Refinitiv Acquisition in Wealth Management Space

Refinitiv today announced the acquisition of Scivantage, a Software as a Service (SaaS) provider for the wealth management space. Refinitiv says the acquisition will help it create next-generation digital wealth management solutions, providing clients with the data, technology and insight needed to empower better decisions and user engagement. Scivantage’s primary solutions include digital wealth management offering Wealthsqope, […]

In the FICC of It

Market structure dominates this week’s podcast as Colin Lambert goes to town on the SEC’s refusal to grant Cboe permission to implement a speed bump (and along the way take a few pops at the equity market structure of course), before touching upon news that the LSE-Refinitiv deal may be delayed and what that means […]

Refinitiv Launches Matching in Ghana

Refinitiv has extended its reach in Africa by launching its Matching for FX platform in Ghana for trading of the Ghanaian Cedi (GHS). Dr. Ernest Addison, governor of the Bank of Ghana, expressed the importance of this key milestone to the Ghanaian financial market and the broader West African community, by noting, “Ensuring that we […]

Primary Venue FX Volumes Remain Lower YoY

While activity on the primary FX venues was mixed month-on-month thanks to January not being a roll month for CME, average daily volume (ADV) on all three venues was lower year-on-year. Refinitiv reports ADV of $83 billion for spot FX across its platforms in January, a 6.4% increase from December, but a 12.6% decline from […]

In the FICC of It

There is a packed agenda for Galen Stops’ last In the FICC of It podcast as he and Colin Lambert discuss a busy week in FX markets – especially if you’re in the survey business! After Lambert salutes Refinitiv for its gesture in donating brokerage to the Australian bushfire relief effort and Martin Mead on […]

Refinitiv Pledges Three Days’ Brokerage to Australian Bushfire Relief

Refinitiv has announced it will donate 100% of brokerage fees from global AUD turnover for three full trading days from 9am Tuesday 4 February to 9am Friday 7 February (AEST) to a range of accredited Australian charities to support the volunteer firefighters and communities impacted by the recent bushfires in that country. This turnover is inclusive […]