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Perspectives from a trading and technical expert

Jason, please tell us a little about your job and day to day responsibilities within Manulife. My responsibilities are to oversee the US Fixed Income trading desk. This entails all sorts of activities on a daily basis from best execution oversight, liaising with other functions such as legal and compliance,...

A few points of view from a pioneer in algorithmic FX trading

Michael, we last interviewed Shell in FXAlgoNews 6 years ago. At that time the firm was a pioneer in adopting algorithmic FX trading. However, pioneers sometimes “catch the arrows” so what advice would you give to other firms who are just starting out on a similar journey? Whilst it may...

Unlocking more value from FX execution algos – Words of wisdom from a professional

Andy, please tell us a little about your job and responsibilities within Invesco. Andy MacLeod "We have often found given the right conditions that you can see vastly improved results versus risk transfer when using algos in markets which traditionally have low primary market volumes or are deemed to have...

FX Algo trading at GlaxoSmithKline: Helping to add value for stakeholders.

Fabio Piga GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. It has three global businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. FXAlgoNews spoke with Fabio Piga, MSTA, Group Treasury Front Office Manager - FX & Interest...

FX algo trading under lockdown: An interview with Baltimore-based asset manager T.Rowe Price

After more than a decade of declining FX volatility and subsequent razor-thin bid-offer spreads for asset management firms, the resulting turmoil from the Covid-19 pandemic that tore through financial markets in March flipped the script. Volatility surged higher after touching an historic low on January 17. According to the JP...

Andy Maack at Vanguard Using FX algos to align his firms best interests with those of its shareholders

Andrew it’s been 5 years since we last did an interview you so please remind our readers about your day-to-day responsibilities? As Vanguard’s Global Head of FX, I am responsible for all of the currency needs for the franchise. This includes executing all of currencies orders for our mutual funds...
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