March 03, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

ICAP's EBS records 27% M/M drop in daily FX volumes in Feb'15

ICAP Plc (LON:IAP), the expert in online trading, earlier today posted its operating metrics for February 2015. As usual, we take a detailed look at the performance of EBS, ICAP's electronic FX platform, with the data painting a rather diverse picture depending on whether investors focus on the monthly or annual comparisons. Average daily volumes…

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January 06, 2015 BY Mike Fox

ICAP EBS down 15% from Nov, but volumes were still strong above $100B ADV

December industry volumes are always subdued a bit due to holiday activities, but overall it remained strong this year across many segments of the trading industry despite trading days off. ICAP plc (LON:IAP) EBS FX electronic platform saw December volumes down 15 percent from November but much higher than December 2013's ADV of $71B, to record…

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December 17, 2014 BY Mike Fox

How are Forex brokers EBS and Gain Capital trading on ruble?

With the ruble drama gathering steam in December and particularly this week, we have seen ruble dealers slash their leverage and also completely pull out of dealing in the currency, which isn't a huge generator of volume to begin with but still causing a big enough shakeup for brokers to issue statements to traders. With…

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November 20, 2014 BY LeapRate Staff

ICAP shares drop more than 10% following results announcement

Interdealer broker ICAP (LON:IAP) saw its shares drop more than 10% on Wednesday, after the company released its results for the six months ended September 30 (ICAP has a March 31 fiscal year-end). The shares fell in heavy volume, with about four times the average number of shares changing hands. The drop is somewhat puzzling to…

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