Tag: algo trading

BidFX XTX Markets
July 14, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

BidFX Algo Hub offers XTX Markets’ Execution Algo

XTX Execution Algo went live on BidFX in 2020 in an initial targeted client roll-out. The solution can reduce slippage to arrival price. McGrath said he was pleased to see increasing usage of this algo across their global client base in 2021 and that the company was glad to make it available for clients to…

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July 09, 2021 BY Alan Sayer

Banks increase FX market share

The main reason for this was the impact of Covid-19 across the world. Because a large proportion of the population were in some form of lockdown, it meant that traditional trading wasn’t as viable. As such, traders with a superior technological platform saw a sharp increase in their own FX trading volume. There were none…

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Moscow Exchange
November 18, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

MOEX offers new FX algorithmic trading service

MOEX users can take advantage of the new service and enter algorithmic orders during the Main trading session and SDBP (Large Volume Trades) boards. They can set algorithm work time during the trading session. Users can set time-weighted orders in different ways - specify number of linked orders or specify time interval between orders. Depending…

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February 12, 2018 BY Valentina Kirilova

FCA publishes report on Algo Trading including new MiFID II requirements

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) just informed the public that it has today published a report on the supervision of algorithmic trading in wholesale markets. The report summarises the key areas of focus for algorithmic trading and highlights areas of good and bad practice observed within previous cross-firm reviews. Automated technology brings significant benefits to…

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January 17, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

Fundamental Manual or Algo Trading – Which is Best?

This article is written by Richard Perona, VP of Institutional FX at Advanced Markets. In 2016, we have seen some incredible market dislocation due to various global events (BREXIT, US Elections, OPEC, GBP Flash Crash, FOMC to name a few). Having experienced my fair share of these moves, I find myself in a unique position to…

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