As expected, FXCM reported healthy Q1 financial results.
FX trading volumes still strong in March, but take a bit of a breather after a rapid start to the year.
FX trading volumes continue to surge in 2013, led by Japan, as a global "risk-on" trade environment continues.
Volatility and activist central banks have attracted institutions to FX trading in 2013.
Changes within the Alpari Group are bearing fruit.
FX Volumes make a big comeback in January, led by Japan, as a global "risk-on" trade brings back volatility.
FXCM's January volumes total $479 billion, one of its best months ever.
ICAP EBS volumes soar 22%; CME Group's FX futures volumes up 21%.
However volume decrease was less than usual "December effect" drop.