Entries by ChatsworthCommunications

In search of FX liquidity

“There is a tendency for market participants to believe that liquidity was better in the past.” Says David Puth, CEO of CLS. However, he continues, “liquidity appears to be very strong. It is, however, different, with liquidity widely dispersed over a number of different trading venues”. How is fragmentation affecting liquidity and how should liquidity metrics be changed to reflect the new normal?

Mosaic Smart Data named Best Use of Data and Analytics Innovation at the 2017 FStech Awards

Data analytics technology specialist Mosaic Smart Data has won the Best Use of Data and Analytics award at the annual FStech Awards, held in London on Thursday 23rd March. Regulatory changes and advances in technology are revolutionising fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) markets and driving the need for intelligent data analytics and reporting. MSX […]

Adherence to FX Global Code will reform conduct and behaviour

As we near the final stages of the development of the foreign exchange (FX) Global Code, the ACI Financial Markets Association (ACIFMA) is leading efforts to support education and adherence. We will start by making commitment to the Code mandatory for ACIFMA members, and encourage members to prove their adherence in future. This could prove to be a turning point in reforming conduct and behaviour in foreign exchange, writes Brigid Taylor in FX Week.