Monthly Archives: April 2017

Buy side abandons ‘guessing’ execution outcomes

By | April 28, 2017

Deeper insight: with more data at their fingertips, buy-side FX market participants can better determine how to execute trades and with whom A growing number of buy-side market participants are moving beyond the stage of ‘guessing’ they are getting best execution by using request-for-quote (RFQ) platforms and turning to transaction cost analysis (TCA) tools to… Read More »

Buy side abandons ‘guessing’ execution outcomes

By | April 28, 2017

Deeper insight: with more data at their fingertips, buy-side FX market participants can better determine how to execute trades and with whom A growing number of buy-side market participants are moving beyond the stage of ‘guessing’ they are getting best execution by using request-for-quote (RFQ) platforms and turning to transaction cost analysis (TCA) tools to… Read More »

Buy side abandons ‘guessing’ execution outcomes

By | April 28, 2017

Deeper insight: with more data at their fingertips, buy-side FX market participants can better determine how to execute trades and with whom A growing number of buy-side market participants are moving beyond the stage of ‘guessing’ they are getting best execution by using request-for-quote (RFQ) platforms and turning to transaction cost analysis (TCA) tools to… Read More »

Morgan Stanley: markets misjudged ECB’s ‘hawkish’ meeting

By | April 24, 2017

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF Investors have misread the tone of the European Central Bank’s meeting in March and overestimated its hawkishness, meaning the single currency could soon see a correction as expectations are repriced, according to two strategists at Morgan Stanley, which topped FX Week’s one-month currency forecast tables last week. While the ECB left… Read More »

Citadel Securities steps up push into disclosed trading space

By | April 21, 2017

Citadel Securities is the latest non-bank market-making firm to push into the disclosed trading arena, building relationships with clients in a move away from the anonymous ECN-based world, which in the past was associated with non-bank liquidity providers (NBLPs). In November 2015, FX Week ran an article highlighting the ambitions that the largest non-bank players… Read More »

Citadel Securities steps up push into disclosed trading space

By | April 21, 2017

Citadel Securities is the latest non-bank market-making firm to push into the disclosed trading arena, building relationships with clients in a move away from the anonymous ECN-based world, which in the past was associated with non-bank liquidity providers (NBLPs). In November 2015, FX Week ran an article highlighting the ambitions that the largest non-bank players… Read More »

Citadel Securities steps up push into disclosed trading space

By | April 21, 2017

Citadel Securities is the latest non-bank market-making firm to push into the disclosed trading arena, building relationships with clients in a move away from the anonymous ECN-based world, which in the past was associated with non-bank liquidity providers (NBLPs). In November 2015, FX Week ran an article highlighting the ambitions that the largest non-bank players… Read More »

Good start for US banks’ Ficc revenues in 2017

By | April 21, 2017

US banks saw a healthy uptick in their fixed-income, commodities and currency (Ficc) revenues in the first quarter of 2017, with some firms, including Citi, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) and Morgan Stanley, achieving quarterly sales and trading earnings not seen since 2015. Morgan Stanley topped the yearly growth rankings with a near-doubling of its Ficc revenues… Read More »

Good start for US banks’ Ficc revenues in 2017

By | April 21, 2017

US banks saw a healthy uptick in their fixed-income, commodities and currency (Ficc) revenues in the first quarter of 2017, with some firms, including Citi, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) and Morgan Stanley, achieving quarterly sales and trading earnings not seen since 2015. Morgan Stanley topped the yearly growth rankings with a near-doubling of its Ficc revenues… Read More »

Good start for US banks’ Ficc revenues in 2017

By | April 21, 2017

US banks saw a healthy uptick in their fixed-income, commodities and currency (Ficc) revenues in the first quarter of 2017, with some firms, including Citi, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) and Morgan Stanley, achieving quarterly sales and trading earnings not seen since 2015. Morgan Stanley topped the yearly growth rankings with a near-doubling of its Ficc revenues… Read More »