FlexAdvantage Blog

26
Jan

What’s Ahead for FX Algo Trading and TCA?

From selecting FX algorithms, to evaluating liquidity providers, to identifying hidden costs, there is an emphasis on what the data is telling people, said multiple speakers at the virtual event.  In addition, recent changes to the FX Global Code of Conduct, could provide additional market transparency for the buy side related to algorithmic trading and TCA.

13
Dec

FlexTrade Signs the FX Global Code of Conduct

As a provider of technology to the FX market, our signing of the Code reflects our commitment to support the industry’s move to become increasingly open, fair, and compliant with global standards.

10
Jun

Data Dominates Buy-Side Approach to FX Trading

By Ivy Schmerken Senior buy-side traders offered differing views on the definition of high-touch and low-touch trading in foreign exchange (FX) at a roundtable in May, shedding light on efforts to rank their brokers and incorporate data analytics into their decisions. Discussing their usage of FX electronic trading protocols and algorithms for “chunkier trades,” buy-side …

19
Mar

Algo Wheel Takes FX Algo Trading to the Next Level

With liquidity fragmented across the foreign exchange landscape and regulations like MiFID II placing more responsibility on the buy side to obtain best execution, there has been an increased uptake in algorithmic trading. According to an October 2020 study on FX execution algorithms by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), FX execution algorithms today account for an …

19
Dec

A Year in Review: Top FlexAdvantage Blog Posts in 2019

Topics such as market data costs, natural language processing, MiFID II research unbundling, Algo Wheels, exchange startups, market structure, dark pools, and desktop interoperability, resonated with the readers of the FlexAvantage industry blog.

22
Aug

TradeTech FX 2019 (September 11-13)

Attending TradeTechFX 2019 in Barcelona? Stop by our booth & meet with FlexTrade’s team to learn more about the latest in FX trading technology solutions.

12
Jun

Singapore Spurs Development of FX Trading Hub & Ecosystem

With the uptick in Asian currency trading and the growth of electronic trading, Singapore’s regulator is working with the financial industry to build an FX trading hub and expand FX market infrastructure, a move to improve liquidity and price discovery during Asian trading hours.

7
Feb

Paul Thomas Joins FlexTrade as Vice President, FX Business Development in U.S.

FlexTrade Systems appoints Paul Thomas Vice President, FX Business Development with responsibility for both the buy-side and sell-side markets in the Americas.

1
Feb

FlexTrade Appoints Paul Alves Senior Vice President, Global FX Business Development

FlexTrade Systems appoints Paul Alves Senior Vice President of Global FX Business Development with a focus on expanding the company’s buy-side trading solutions to asset managers.

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