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How can retail flow add value in the institutional eFX market?
It is widely accepted that the foreign exchange market exists in a constant state of evolution, something that is especially true in the fields of liquidity provision and price construction.2020 has seen business needs evolve but, how far have we come in challenging our traditional ways of thinking?
How Central Banks Policies Are Enabling Financial Markets To Survive Covid-19
In Q4 of 2020, WBR Insights surveyed 100 Heads of Trading, Heads of eFX and similar from across European Forex firms and sell-side banks in the APAC and EMEA regions, to find out what they thought of the central bank’s influence, the race for profit in a low-interest rate environment and how these two areas within the financial services industry are able to fight low profitability. The report aims to gain a greater understanding of how the overarching marketing tactics and strategies are shaping results from across forex firms and sell-side banks. The survey was conducted by appointment over the telephone. The results were compiled and anonymised by WBR Insights and are presented here with analysis and commentary from Swissquote Bank contributors. With the announcements of promising results from several of the COVID-19 vaccines currently under trial, the resolution of the present worldwide health crisis seems almost at hand. However, we are still facing the colossal task of rebuilding the economies roughed up by the pandemic. While there is no miracle cure for that, central banks undoubtedly play a crucial role in cushioning the impact of the pandemic on the economy and fostering the recovery.
TradeTech FX 2018 Highlights
500 attendees including 250+ heads of FX trading and portfolio management from Europe’s leading buy side firms gathered in Barcelona for TradeTech FX 2018. Plus key players from the rest of the value chain - regulators, sell side, trading platforms and technology partners – were also in attendance. See all the highlights from the event including why you need to join us in 2019!
Six questions that buy-side participants and vendors must ask in FX
This Industry Report focuses on six questions that all buy-side players and their vendors must address to thrive under the new FX market order.
Leveraging Machine Learning for FX Trading
Machine Learning is exploding and is now considered as a prime future re-shaping initiative. However, there is still a lot of misunderstanding around what machine is and what it is capable of.
Getting the buy side on board with FX algo strategies
Jesper Goor Pederson and Niklas Jahnsson explore three FX algo strategies
Talking FX algos with a global industry leader
An interview with Joseph Hoffman, the Chief Executive Officer and Senior Managing Director of Mesirow Financial Currency Management. Learn more about the company and its growing use of algorithmic FX trading.
TradeTech FX Annual FX Report
Advances in automation have uncovered new sources of liquidity in the FX community. As innovations in AI and machine learning continue to shape the industry, Heads of Trading must balance the drive to gain the edge over their competitors on one hand with the necessary compliance to new regulations around these innovative technologies on the other hand.
Refining Tech For The Trading Desk
As technology continues its reign over the FX industry, regulations follow close behind in the wake of rapid technological evolution. New rules are constantly being wrought around these fresh technologies and the market structure is shifting to accommodate these changes. Now more than ever, the buy side need a clear view of the different trading platforms available to them so that they can get the best possible access to liquidity.
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