Exchanges

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Deutsche Borse Reports Monthly Metrics, Order Book Turnover Dives

CME Group's July FX Volumes Slump 29% to 11-Month Low

FX volumes fall hard at the CME during July as moves in the euro failed to entice meaningful speculation of positions in the currency

CME Group Expands Index Derivatives Offering With Russel and FTSE

A new offering of index futures contracts traded on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange adds further trading opportunities

Regulation

SEC, Securities and Exchange Commission, ITG, CEO

SEC Goes After Pimco Over Valuation of Mortgage-Backed Securities

“Rain Man” Trader Convicted to 14 Years in Prison for LIBOR Rigging

Trader Tom Hayes got a hefty prison sentence for actively participating in the manipulation of the Japanese yen LIBOR rate

Four International Banks Added to FX Manipulation Lawsuit

Additional French, British, Canadian and Japanese banks allegedly took part in ”The Cartel” and “The Bandits’ Club.”

Executives Meet Our Experts

Raymond Russell

What Improvements Can be Made in Infrastructural Performance?

Rob Booker

Rob Booker

Robbooker.com

Calculating the Probability Your Trade Gets to Target

Mark Kelly

Mark Kelly

Abide Financial

Why MiFIR Will Matter to You

Karl Montevirgen

Flipping the Traditional 360

Brokerage

SEC, Securities and Exchange Commission, ITG, CEO

Former E-Trade COO Replaces Bob Gasser at the Helm of ITG after SEC Probe

HSBC Reports Q2 Financial Metrics, FX Fuels Revenue Growth

HSBC saw pretax profits soar to $13.63 million during H1 2015, corresponding to a 10.2% growth YoY from $12.34 million in H1 2014.

Thomson Reuters Adds FX to Eikon for Corporate Treasurers to Trade

The move by Thomson Reuters comes only days after ICAP’s EBS BrokerTec announced it is adding an FX offering onto its treasurers solution.

Events

Events

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Execution

Greece, Athens Stock Exchange, stock market, capital controls

Greek Stock Market Nosedives after Reopening as Banks Lead Decline

LCH.Clearnet Partners with CLS to Offer Settlement for Cleared FX

The new service enables clearing of the $275 billion a day FX options market, with other physically settled FX products to follow.

Broadridge Financial Reports Q2 Retail Performance, ETF Growth Gap Widens

Highlighting the quarterly figures were a standout performance across retail channels, which continued to fuel ETF growth through Q2 2015.

Technology

MT5

MetaTrader5 Adopted by Brazilian Brokerage Rico Corretora

Convergex Launches a New Buy-Write Algorithm

The solution provided by the agency focused broker allows traders to implement their buy-write trading strategies electronically

Chinese on the Go? Finance Magnates Revamps International Mobile Sites

Our Russian, Chinese, Japanese and Arabic speaking audiences can now benefit from instant access and an improved user experience.

Bloggers

Mario Draghi, ECB, QE

Consumer Price Index Lets Draghi Relax for the European Holidays

Watch Now: Gold Market Overview

In this 5 minute video Cary Artac provides near to long-term price support levels and directional targets for both Comex Gold and the GLD ET

No Urgency to Cut Again in Australia, Despite Low Commodities

The Aussie dollar remains a tentative sell over the medium term, however the it is the strongest of the commodity currencies at the moment.

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Base2Trade Goes Offline Following Exposé on Links to FX World Scam

This could be an attempt by the alleged fraudster the City of London Police is investigating, Clint Canning, to cover his tracks.

Good News in Australia: Bitcoin to Be Treated as Currency, Not Commodity

A government inquiry in Australia reversed an earlier decision treating bitcoin as a commodity for sales tax purposes.

Trading GBP/USD Options on MT4

The coming week promises numerous events that could impact the currency pair. Here are three options trading examples to navigate volatility.

TradeHero Becomes WarrantHero for Macquarie on the Bursa Malaysia

TradeHero has joined forces with Macquarie to create WarrantHero, a virtual trading app of structured warrants on the Bursa Malaysia.