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Ben Parkinson
5 The North Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4BB
Algorithms Offered & Their Execution Styles
Names of key fx algo strategies:
Gator: BARX Peg, Adapt, Participation, Take Profit, Immediate or Cancel, Pounce, Float, TWAP, Flex, Take Profit Plus:
PowerFill: Take Profit, Stop Loss, Trailing Stop, Call Level, One Cancels Other, If Done, TWAP, LWAP:

Also available:
Customisation available
NDF algos
Supported currency pairs:
Most major currency pairs and deliverable emerging market currencies. Select 1 month NDFs supported on BARX Gator.
Features & Functionality
Use of adaptive execution technology
Use of smart order routing SOR logic
Inflight execution modification possible
Algo flow permitted to cross with other clients algo flow
Simultaneous management of multiple strategies
Algo safety controls offered
Other associated services:
Powerfill: BARX electronic order execution channel for clients to execute orders against Barclays’ BARX principal liquidity Gator: BARX electronic order execution channel combining liquidity available on external venues with BARX principal liquidity. Please contact Barclays to discuss the BARX FX product and service offering
TCA / Analytics Offered
Pre trade analytics
Post trade transaction performance
Real time TCA
Breakdown of child executions
Other associated services:
BARX Algo Centre is our web-based proprietary application that provides in-flight algo order management and pre- and post-trade analytics. Our pre-trade analytical tools allow clients to assess market conditions and liquidity across the interbank market. In-flight and post-trade tools provide an array of real-time order updates including fill progress, venue breakdown, as well as a growing list of TCA benchmarks and metrics.
Distribution Channels Available
Proprietary platform
Direct FIX/API
Via third party platforms
Liquidity Access
Access to external sources
Access to internal sources
Liquidity source customisation available
Liquidity management toolsets offered
Service Offering
Segregated execution
247 technical support
Quantitative research
Trade execution consultancy
Benchmarks and investment product support
Other associated services:
24 hour trading in over 50 currencies and 450 pairs across various products with dedicated client service and support team. Barclays Live is our comprehensive client portal delivering cross asset content.