Tag: Swiss Franc

November 14, 2016 BY LeapRate Staff

FxPro reduces margin requirements on MXN and CHF currency pairs

After returning to normal most currency pairs following last week's US election, FCA and CySEC licensed Retail Forex broker FxPro has sent a note out to clients, indicating that it is also loosening margin requirements to 'normal' for Mexican Peso and Swiss Franc currency crosses. Given the heavy volatility in the Peso following Donald Trump's…

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May 16, 2016 BY Mike Fox

CME delists 3 FX futures contracts showing no open interest

Earlier today we learned that Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. (CME) delisted three FX futures contracts: US Dollar/Chinese Renminbi (USD/RMB or CNY) Futures with US Dollar Banking, the E-Micro US Dollar/Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD) Futures, and the E-Micro US Dollar/Chinese Renminbi (USD/RMB or CNY) Futures with US Dollar Banking. The three contracts, which had no open interest,…

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November 10, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

HSBC to become market maker for Yuan trading vs Swiss franc

There is an interesting piece of news confirming the growing interest in Chinese yuan trading. According to a report in the Financial Times, HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) is about to become a market-maker for trading the renminbi and the Swiss franc in the country's interbank Forex market. HSBC, known as a long-standing advocate of the…

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