FX credit management: Keeping up with the bots

FX credit management: Keeping up with the bots

By PAUL GOLDEN

The operators of FX platforms deny that credit management has failed to keep pace with the development of automated trading – but they do acknowledge that the process could be more efficient.

The changing face of FX quants

The changing face of FX quants

By PAUL GOLDEN

The role of quantitative traders in the FX market is becoming ever more significant, as the amount of business executed via algorithms continues to increase.

FX: The rise of quality execution analysis

FX: The rise of quality execution analysis

By PAUL GOLDEN

A combination of regulatory requirements and commercial imperatives are driving interest in quality execution analysis (QEA), a subset of transaction cost analysis (TCA) that is a vital component in measuring FX best execution.

Obstacles to institutional crypto trading remain slow to clear

Obstacles to institutional crypto trading remain slow to clear

By PAUL GOLDEN

Some of the proffered solutions to the difficulties of attracting real money into the cryptocurrency market continue to be of the ‘which came first’ variety, such as the hope that increased liquidity from market maturity will lead to reduced volatility.

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The future of the RMB: special focus

The future of the RMB: special focus

Euromoney's latest coverage of how Beijing is seeking to globalize the renminbi, through currency swaps and trade-financing facilities; the rise of the offshore bond market; and how fee-hungry banks are salivating at the prospect of the RMB’s growth.

FX scandal: in the spotlight

FX scandal: in the spotlight

The market tremors from the FX-fixing scandal and subsequent probe – triggering a flurry of fines, litigation cases and prosecutions – is set to reverberate for years to come.

SEFs (swap execution facilities): Special focus

SEFs (swap execution facilities): Special focus

Swap execution facility (SEF) regulations, intended to increase transparency and reduce swap market risk, have been reported to impact market makers’ margins and liquidity, creating wider spreads for end-users.