I’m going on a summer holiday
This year I’ve decided – or rather my wife has insisted – that I take a holiday.
Okay, so many of you might think I live a cushy life anyway. Believe me, though, it’s stressful trying to break through the omerta, marketing and spin that surrounds the FX market. Anyway, my esteemed editor has come up with a splendid idea. “Why not get some guest columnists from the market to write the Weekly FiX for you when you’re away,” he asked me. “It would make a change to read something written by someone who actually knows what they’re talking about,” he somewhat unnecessarily added.
I have three slots up for grabs and the only rule is that the contributed piece is not an advert. If any of you fancy writing it, contact me with your ideas.
Update: Guest columnists
The increased focus on risk in the current climate means that settlement and operational risk has rapidly climbed up the agenda, arguably to an unprecedented level.
There can be no ignoring the enormous potential that exists in Asia for FX businesses.
Of all the cross-market relationships, none is attracting as much attention as the EUR/USD-oil link right now.