Tag: trade forex in Japan

January 19, 2015 BY LeapRate Staff

Monex Group reports just ¥160M (USD $1.4M) of negative client balances, no Swiss Franc material impact

Japanese retail forex broker Monex Group, Inc. (TYO:8698) has released a statement indicating that it experienced no material negative financial impact from last week's Swiss Franc volatility. Monex did experience some clients with negative equity balances, but those totaled just 0.2% of the firm's assets, or about ¥160 million (USD $1.4 million) of negative balances. The…

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April 30, 2014 BY Andrew Saks-McLeod

Meitan Tradition becomes wholly owned subsidiary of Tradition

Switzerland's Compagnie Financiere Tradition has today announced that it has purchased the remaining share of is Japanese joint venture partner Swiss interdealer broker Compagnie Financiere Tradition (CFT:SIX Swiss Ex) has announced today that after a long and successful partnership with its joint venture partner in Japan, Central Tanshi, both entities have agreed to reorganize the ownership…

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October 04, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

Monex Group Japan September forex volumes up 18% to $26 billion

Monex volume metrics still well below January-June levels, but more than double last year. Monex Group of Japan, a mid-size Japanese forex broker which also owns TradeStation and IBFX in the US, reported September forex trading volumes which rose nicely from slower summer levels, but which were still well below what Monex saw during a…

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October 01, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

Japan Forex volumes collapse in September, GMO Click off 20%

Japan's largest retail FX broker sees its lowest volumes since December 2012. Although GMO Click's forex trading volume metrics are still more than double what they were last year, there is a clear slowdown in forex trading in Japan after a record start to the year. GMO Click reported September trading volumes at ¥62.8 trillion, or…

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