Events

27
Jul

23rd Annual Canadian Security Traders Conference (August 18 – 20, 2016)

Stop by FlexTrade’s booth # 7 for information and a demonstration of our sell-side, multi-asset EMS and OMS trading solutions. Experience how the solutions trade and process equities, portfolios, ADR’s, FX, ETFs, futures and options.

5
Jul

ACI UK Annual Charity Golf Day 2016

FlexTrade was a proud sponsor of this year’s Annual ACI UK Charity Golf Day, which took place at the Buckinghamshire Club on 4 July 2016. FlexTrade’s Peter Bondesen discusses.

25
May

Trade Secrets

Sell-side brokers, asset managers and institutional investors are all increasingly using transaction cost analysis to reduce costs and improve regulatory compliance. Global Investor’s Paul Golden investigates. FlexTrade’s Andy Mahoney comments.

7
Mar

TCA: Bridging the Gap Between Equities and FX

Transaction cost analysis has been the Holy Grail of best execution in equities trading, but the evolution of TCA in foreign exchange trading must consider the OTC nature of currency markets.

8
Jan

FlexTrade Shortlisted in Eight Categories of Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards 2016

FlexTrade is proud to announce its has been shortlisted in eight categories of this year’s Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards.

18
Nov

Algorithmic Trading: FX Algos Gain Traction

FlexTrade’s David Ullrich, Senior Vice President, FX, recently spoke with FX-MM’s Francis Faulds about the current trends and role of algorithms (algos) in the FX market.

23
Sep

Buy-Side Options Trading: Covering the Spread in Complex Order Books with Multi-Leg Strategies

As multi-leg options strategies gain traction on the buy- and sell-side, sophisticated front-end tools are essential for accessing complex order books at US options exchanges. Multi-leg orders have been around a long time, but in recent years they have moved from the trading floors to electronic systems. A complex order (or spread trade) allows an …

28
Jul

Portfolio Trading – Plotting Your Optimization

Big index funds and mutual funds that trade passively are popular these days, but moving large positions without incurring market impact can be challenging. Pension funds and index funds that periodically rebalance their portfolios once a month or once a quarter can face similar portfolio trading risks. FlexPTS (Portfolio Trade Scheduler) To solve this problem, ...
22
Jul

Regional e-FX Perspective on the Middle East — e-FOREX

e-FOREX’s Richard Willsher investigates FX trading in the Middle East region, which not only presents a mixed picture of accelerating growth in technology but also slower development in product offerings.  FlexTrade’s Vishal Kapadia, Vice President of Business Development in Mumbai, comments. From the article: The Middle East region needs careful definition. The Arabian peninsula provides …

22
Jul

Buy Side Seeks Greater Control of Algos

July 22, 2015 Users of FX algorithmic execution tools are increasingly looking for greater control and customization so that they can tap liquidity from multiple sources in the most efficient way, says Jessica Brown, vice president in sales at FlexTrade Systems. “FX is a very electronic and fragmented market with tight spreads, so people are constantly trying …

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