News

26
Jan

Banks in Australia Look to Head Off Competitors in eFX

FlexTrade’s Vinay Trivedi, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, discusses how Australian banks are reacting to the electronification of the FX market and competition from non-bank market makers.

24
Jan

Six Trends for Currency Markets

Political shocks such as Brexit and the U.S. election of Donald Trump jolted the foreign exchange markets in 2016, fueling more trading activity for hedge funds and bank trading rooms. Uncertainty around a stronger U.S. dollar and higher interest rates could drive more volatility into 2017. FlexTrade’s Ivy Schmerken investigates.

23
Jan

Alpha Trader Forum Global Summit 2017 (2 February)

Attending this year’s Alpha Trader Forum Global Summit in London? Stop by FlexTrade’s session for a quick demonstration of the latest in multi-asset EMS, OMS and analytic trading technology.

23
Jan

2017 TraderForum FX Trading Summit (January 25 -26)

Visit FlexTrade’s booth at this year’s FX TraderForum for information about the latest in FX EMS/OMS trading technology for the buy-side.

23
Jan

TraderForum Equity Trading Summit 2017 (January 24 -25)

Visit FlexTrade’s booth at this year’s TraderForum for information about the latest in EMS/OMS trading technology.

23
Jan

Sanlam Investments Chooses FlexTrade for Global Cross Asset Trading

FlexTrade Systems today announced that Sanlam Investments has chosen the FlexTRADER EMS to facilitate global cross asset trading alongside FlexAlert for real-time iOS and Android mobile notifications.

17
Jan

What Demands Will Pull the Buy Side Towards an OEMS?

Competitive forces are at play in the OMS and EMS markets where vendors are expanding their capabilities at both ends to build the coveted OEMS. Due to tighter IT budgets, compliance mandates and expansion of electronic trading across asset classes, firms may be looking to bring these two platforms together. FlexTrade’s Ivy Schmerken investigates.

6
Jan

Outlook 2017: David Ullrich, FlexTrade

FlexTrade’s David Ullrich discusses the outlook for FX industry trends in 2017.

3
Jan

Our Top 10 FlexAdvantage Blog Stories for 2016

It’s been an interesting year for the FlexAdvantage blog’s coverage of industry news. From government regulations, such as MiFID II, Last Look, Tick Pilot and Maker Taker, to buy-side involvement in FX and Fixed Income as well as a 20th Anniversary celebration with FlexTrade. Here is our countdown of the Top 10 FlexAdvantage Blog posts for 2016.