AUGUST 2021 – INSIDE THIS EDITION
With Kasper Folke, Head of FX Trading & Quants at Nordea Asset Management
- Industry Views
Breaking down barriers:
Improving the FX algo client trading experience
- Industry Report
Surge in FX algo usage could
outlast COVID-19 crisis
- Market Watch
The future of Algo Trading:
Five key trends
A new study from Coalition Greenwich finds that the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 crisis may have long-term effects on the behavior of FX market participants.
In a recent study conducted by Coalition Greenwich, more than 40% of FX traders revealed they had used algos during the course of last year, while nearly the same share say they expect their use of FX algos to increase.
As trading volumes increase and client expectations become more complex, the pressure on trading desks to improve execution performance is steadily increasing. Traders are now turning more frequently to algorithmic trading …
Pete Eggleston, Co-Founder of BestX, focuses on algo selection in the pre-trade process and how analytics, data and technology can help simplify this operation.
- Buyside Perspective
- Industry Reports
- Industry Views
- Market Commentary
- Recent Articles
Protocols and Procedures: Ensuring that your algo FX trading services are deployed in a safe and compliant manner
information & Resources
Impact of regulatory and Global Code consultations on FX algo trading in focus at ACI UK debate
The FX algo market may be facing an unprecedented level of change with a number of proposed regulatory and governance changes on the agenda, including the launch of ESMA’s consultation into the impact of MiFID II/MiFIR regarding algorithmic trading and the creation of an algo trading working group by the GFXC as part of the ongoing FX Global Code review. ACI UK, the Financial Markets Association, recently brought together a panel of front line market experts to discuss the potential impact of the proposed changes.
Paul Matherne, Head of FX EMEA talks about “tech-celeration”
Paul Matherne, Head of FX EMEA, BNY Mellon talks about the “tech-celeration” that has occurred in the FX industry and evidence of this trend in the increasing willingness of buy-side firms to use algos.
Algorithmic FX Trading Handbook 2021
An essential guide to FX algo trading and some of the key products available.