Tag: currencies

Daily Market analysis
July 02, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Daily market commentary: The British Pound is losing ground

ActivTrades’ Market Analysts have prepared for Leaprate their daily commentary on traditional markets for July 2, 2019. See details below: FOREX Currently trading just above $1.26, the British Pound is losing ground against all major currencies, as the effects of Brexit-driven economic uncertainty and a slowdown in internal demand and exports, start to be felt.…

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CLS launches same-day FX settlement service, J.P. Morgan and Goldman Sachs to try it first
April 06, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

CLS to extend payment netting service to all global currencies

In response to market demand, CLS Group, the market infrastructure provider of risk mitigation services to the global FX market, just announced that will expand its proposed bilateral payment netting service – CLSNet – to support more than 140 currencies (coverage will include all currencies associated with jurisdictions not on an official black/grey or sanctions…

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November 22, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

Oil jumps 4% reaching six-week high, dollar retraces

Last night, there was another rally in oil prices in anticipation of OPEC members reaching a freeze plan in a meeting next week. In recent days, several OPEC members including Iran, along with non-OPEC member Russia, have suggested they were leaning toward a deal to limit output. This becomes increasingly promising against a backdrop of…

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November 14, 2014 BY Mike Fox

Global Trading Systems taps Credit Suisse Electronic Fixed-Income Chief

Katy Burne of the Wall Street Journal broke news today that Ryan Sheftel, the global head of fixed-income electronic trading at Credit Suisse Group AG , left the firm earlier this month to take up a new post at Global Trading Systems LLC, said people familiar with the matter. Global Trading Systems is a large computer-driven…

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