Tag: Refinitiv


Momentum Building: FX Swaps on the Cusp of Change

Is the last bastion of the “traditional” FX market about to be overrun? Talking to market participants and technology providers, Colin Lambert is starting to think that market structure change in FX swaps is, finally, upon us In terms of false starts, the restructuring of the FX swaps market has, over the past decade and […]

Refinitiv, Integral Extends FX Partnership

Integral announces today that their long-established partnership with Refinitiv is being extended on a multi-year basis. The renewed partnership sees Integral and Refinitiv continuing to work together to ensure that customers of Refinitiv’s multi-dealer platform can continue to use Integral’s price engine technology in the seamless way they are used to, Integral says. According to […]

SteelEye Adds Refinitiv Market Data

Compliance technology and data analytics firm SteelEye has announced the incorporation of Refinitiv market data on to its platform. The increased volume of high quality, multi-asset and global market data enables clients to enhance their compliance and analytics, the firm says. The deal more than doubles the amount of reference sources used to enhance SteelEye’s […]

Primary FX Venues Report September ADV

The three primary FX venues all reported an increase in month-on-month activity in September, but unlike the host of venues to report earlier this month, only one of the three managed a year-on-on-year gain. CME Group says it handled just over one million contracts in its FX futures and options suite for a notional value […]

Refinitiv, Microsoft, Partner on Market Data

Refinitiv and Microsoft are partnering to deliver connectivity, market data and insight to financial markets participants – under the agreement, Refinitiv says it will creating new products and go to market services on Microsoft Azure, while expanding its use of Microsoft 365 and Teams, to help the financial community connect, collaborate and communicate. Refinitiv says […]

Spreads Biggest Concern in FX: Refinitiv Survey

Managing spreads has been the biggest trading challenge for FX market participants since the pandemic and resulting lockdowns began according to a Refinitiv survey. In the global survey of over 1,000 traders, 50% percent of respondents chose spreads, followed by access to liquidity with 24% of respondents cited this as their biggest challenge. 14% of […]

In the FICC of It

In this week’s podcast, Colin Lambert casts his eye over a new challenge facing Refinitiv Benchmarks over the London 4pm Fix – something he confesses to not have even considered in the past, and then gives his thoughts on a small, but potentially important change at CME Group on its FX Link service. He is […]

Mixed Data from Primary FX Venues

The three primary FX venues have all followed the first group of platforms to report average daily volume (ADV) with a month-on-month rise, however unlike the latter, year-on-year turnover is lower. EBS, which is owned by CME Group, reports ADV of $69.3 billion in June, a 22.2% rebound from the horrible May data, but still […]

In the FICC of It

The move by Refinitiv to a 5ms data feed on its Spot Matching platform has grabbed Colin Lambert’s attention this week, leading him to call for an open debate in the FX industry over the length of last look windows. With both primary venues at 5ms, is it now the time for platforms to step […]

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