News

29
Feb

Symphony Pact With FlexTrade — Shot Across Bloomberg Bow

Symphony, the Wall Street-backed secure messaging platform first designed to displace Bloomberg LP’s most ubiquitous feature and further reduce the Street’s dependency and technology costs synonymous with having a Bloomberg terminal, has struck another blow in the bow of Bloomberg’s boat thanks to the consortium-owned deal with electronic execution system provider FlexTrade.

29
Feb

FlexTrade Automates Blotter Communication with Symphony

FlexTrade’s Andrew Mahoney discusses FlexTrade’s integration of Symphony Communication Services LLC’s secure messaging platform.

29
Feb

FlexTrade Wins Award for Best Technology Provider – Overall

FlexTrade today announced it has won the Best Technology Provider — Overall category at The Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards 2015 ceremony, which was held at 583 Park Avenue in New York on February 23.

25
Feb

FlexTrade Integrates Symphony’s Communications System

Traders using FlexTrade’s algorithms and trading platforms now can have more seamless and secure communications right on their trading blotter. Traders Magazine’s John D’Antonia Jr. reports

25
Feb

FlexTrade Integrates Symphony’s Secure and Compliant Communications

FlexTrade today announced the integration of Symphony Communication Services LLC’s platform with FlexTRADER EMS. The integration brings secure and compliant messaging directly into the trading blotter for any FlexTrade clients using Symphony.

23
Feb

Credit Suisse 2016 Global Trading Forum (March 2 – March 4, 2016)

Attending this year’s Credit Suisse 2016 Global Trading Forum at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, FL? Don’t forget to drop by the FlexTrade’s table by the Expresso Bar for a quick beverage and information about latest in execution management and order management trading technology.

23
Feb

FlexTrade Shortlisted in Two Categories of The Technical Analyst Awards 2016

FlexTrade is proud to announce its has been shortlisted in two categories of this year’s The Technical Analyst Awards 2016.

17
Feb

A Hard Look at Last Look in Foreign Exchange

The debate over ‘last look’ in foreign exchange trading has resurfaced in 2016 as regulators continue to eye the practice and investors worry about slippage and potential market abuse. Regulators are said to be scrutinizing FX dealing platforms that contain last look, a controversial practice that enables market makers to delay or reject trades from customers after they’ve agreed to a quoted price.

2
Feb

Best Execution FX: A Shifting Landscape

As European regulators eye the FX market, the onus is falling on buy-side firms to develop best execution FX standards and take more control over their trades.