Liquidnet has released record Q1 performance figures, helped in large part by a surge from institutional investors.
The company’s board has communicated that the brokerage is likely to report substantially higher profits than a year ago
The impact from foreign exchange probes on Deutsche Bank is not expected to be anywhere close to the $2.5 billion from LIBOR
Are you developing for the Apple Watch? With potentially 20 million watches being sold in 2015, a massive market for apps is coming.
AlphaPoint, a technology provider for digital currency exchanges, has teamed with IdentityMind to bring compliance tools to its offerings.
Jeff Ward, EBS Direct's Global Head, lends his perspective on a number of developments surrounding the group's central liquidity system.
With the fiercely competitive nature of talent acquisition, what can organizations do to make sure their recruiting is up to par?
The company’s own binary options brokerage OptionFair gets a new Chief Executive aiming to boost the in-house brand of the software firm
Goldman Sachs continues to invest in financial technology firms, their latest being a $20.5 million acquisition of a stake in Perseus
The new clients of the company are mostly focused on the regulated European market, with one label centered on the Middle East
The hidden perils of misrepresenting and miscalculating risk factors are sure to derail a trader's chances to beat the market
Representatives of several Russian-based Bitcoin websites petitioned a ban, despite attempts by government officials to block their appeals.
Bitcoin wallet provider BitGo has forged another partnership in the bitcoin trading arena, its technology to be used by Genesis Trading.
The traded price of bitcoin (BTC/USD) unexpectedly reversed lower this weekend, falling to $216 on BTC-e and challenging 10-day lows.
Valuestream Labs has announced the expansion of their accelerator program to bolster opportunities in the New York fintech sector.
Kraken is now accepting creditor claims against MtGox, formerly the world's largest bitcoin exchange that collapsed early last year.
As major football clubs are instantly associated with the biggest brands, brokers aim to conquer the sporting scene.
Who is set to acquire an Israeli FX license and which U.S.-based broker has the most profitable traders - All in this week's recap.
Jarratt Davis has initiated a new FX program, specifically designed to target introductory traders.
In a landmark case of retail investors winning a suit vs an exchange, Nasdaq agreed to a $26.5 million settlement due to the Facebook IPO.
Veteran Atul Kamra has landed at fintech accelerator, SixThirty, where he will be working as its managing partner.
E*TRADE Financial Corporation has released its Q1 2015 financial figures, continuing a string of sideways metrics after February's report.
The company cited diverging central bank interest rates expectations as the main factor behind a foreign exchange business surge
The fraudulent entity’s website has already been shut down amid illegal usage of the FCA registration number of the Swiss bank
Shares of the biggest British bank spiked higher in the aftermath of the announcement almost 4% to a new 2015 high
The regulator insisted to make clear that it is responsible for the appropriate conduct only for residents of Australia
The company’s results are lower than a year ago when low volatility has been plaguing the markets leading to low trading volumes
Revenues from the company’s retail foreign exchange business in Japan have spiked higher by 29.3% when compared to last year
Euronext's CEO, Dominique Cerutti, is leaving the company to assume a new CEO role at Altran.
Barclays Plc has made a number of promotions to its EMEA business, including Makram Azar.
Steven Weller has announced his retirement from Sberbank CIB, ending a career in FX that has spanned three decades.
Interactive Brokers has closed in on acquiring online investing market place, Covestor, eying a Q2 2015 closing date on the deal.
Nomura Holdings Inc. has named Yasuo Kashiwagi, Minoru Shinohara, and Toshiyasu Iiyama to respective new executive roles.
FX rates proved to be the achilles heel for Nasdaq's Q1 financial results, contributing to a -4% YoY decline in revenues.
The electronic exchange for physical precious metals has announced a new addition to its list of liquidity providers
A recent ISDA study has found that regulatory changes have drawn the ire of derivatives end users.
The German investment bank has also been fined for misleading the regulator, which could have hampered the investigation
The Japanese powerhouse has announced an application specifically designed for CFD trading and an Android Wear app
The Q1 2015 US Forex Profitability Report showed more traders in the country traded and were more profitable than Q4 2014, with IB on top.
After enjoying a peaceful second half of last year, controversy has returned to Ripple as conflict with early backers takes on a new form.
The liquidity provided by the Swiss bank is already live for clients of the LiquidityMatch LLC’s aggregator service FXSpotStream
The figures are in line with the broad industry trend for the final month of the first quarter with EUR/USD volatility charging ahead
Poker players will have the option to deposit and cashout directly to and from a UK player’s PokerStars account using StarsCard
The company is also restructuring its board, appointing the former CFO Tim Mickey as Business Development Director
After several years of waiting Deutsche Bank is about to be presented with the final bill for LIBOR manipulation charges
The brokerage has announced Canadian dollar denominated accounts for Canadian clients, where OTC forex is regulated strictly by IIROC
30-year veteran, David Akellian has landed at Thomson Reuters as its newest Managing Director of Wealth Management.
After U.S. authorities alleged that a single S&P 500 Futures trader caused the 2010 flash crash, CME says Navinder Sarao not to blame.
MiFID II will create a hedging exemption that guarantees the trading divisions of energy and other sectors companies remain exempt.
Forest Park BX is the first introducing broker referring traders to the Cantor Exchange via a custom SpotOption white label.
The retail financial trading platform developer attributes its recent success in signing new brands to its technological improvements.
Hod Keret has been promoted to the role of COO at Hello Markets.
InteractiveBrokers may have taken a loss from the Swiss franc, but they are looking at copy trading and the prime broker space for growth
Illegally using the name and logo of a regulator to gain referral commissions is a whole new level of criminal entrepreneurial audacity.
Bitcoin Shop has raised $2,312,500 through the issuing of an additional 7,708,342 units at a price of $0.30 each.
The Swiss National Bank continues creatively using the tools at its disposal to alleviate the upward pressure on the currency
The New York headquartered bank is ranking amongst the best, reporting higher FX trading profits contributed to a good quarter
The second initial meeting with special administrators has passed with the inclusion of clients in their capacity as creditors
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued a Call for Evidence on virtual currency as it applies to investments.
Tedi Sagi closer to cashing some chips on Markets.com investment as Playtech shareholders approve acquisition of the forex brokerage firm.
Caroline O’Shaughnessy and Brian Rosenberg have each been named to new senior sales roles at the London Stock Exchange Group.
Argentina-based social network Taringa! has partnered with bitcoin wallet and payments provider Xapo to bring bitcoin into its ecosystem.
With CitiFX Pro slated to be available to the highest bidder, Paul Towne, CEO of BBFX.com, has portended the respective impact on US IBs.
Different national regulators are taking different approaches on the matter of reporting binary options trades.
Bitcoin wallet and security provider BitGo has partnered with TradeBlock, a bitcoin data provider, to integrate their services.
Adding functionality to their cloud based trading platform, Magick has launched a backtesting module to help customers validate strategies
A New Jersey police officer has been arrested for allegedly selling stolen bitcoin mining hardware.
Versatile executive, Elad Even-Chen, has been elevated to the role of Finance Director at Plus500.
The restructuring continues at UBS as David Slade has landed at the bank as its Global co-Head of Leveraged Finance.
Christian Katz, the CEO of SIX, has decided to part ways with the group due to a differing of opinions on its strategic development.
Spain has joined what may be a growing list of Eurozone countries exempting purchase of bitcoin from Value Added Tax (VAT).
Currently only available to US residents, along with the funding, Acorns are planning on adding support to international accounts.
eToro has yet to disclose an operational collaboration parallel to the expectations of their association with Ping An and Sberbank.
After announcing the closure of its recently launched Paybase earlier this month, Josh Garza has restricted access to his Twitter feed.
Before the main event, those who donated the maximum amount of $2700 received a separate address from the Senator.
The gambling commission reacts after it was revealed the UK government plans to switch the authority in charge of binary options to the FCA.
Earlier this year, the total number of merchants around the world accepting bitcoin for payment surpassed the 100,000 mark.
In what is becoming an ultra-competitive industry, OnDeck announced twin partnerships as it looks to expand its marketplace lending business
The deal valued at $15 million expands the scope of the social network EFactor by adding financing options to its user base
The North American Derivatives Exchange also amends the Range and Tick Value of US Tech 100 variable payout.
The binary options software provider for Forex-Metal is TradeToolsFX (TTFX).
Low income families are often considered high risk investments by banks, overcoming this problem is one of the main promises of P2P lending
SafeCharge and TAIN pioneer eGaming payment funnel conversion via accord.
The Financial Futures Association of Japan has published the most recent data about trading activity in binary options
Adding the ability to trade directly from its options analysis platform, Orca has partnered with Tradier and the cloud based Brokerage API
Due out on April 24th, developers have been out creating apps for the arrival of the Apple Watch, with E*TRADE announcing their trading app.
The binary options technology developer has established its position as an independent software vendor to U.S liquidity providers on Cantor.
Experimenting with emerging technology, AMEX is working on integrating facial recognition for mobile payments and financial services.
Her Majesty's Treasury plans to move binary options regulations from Gambling Commission to the Financial Conduct Authority.
Australian Healthfundr aims to prove that there is a gap to be filled between healthcare firms and investors through the use of crowdfunding
The Ontario Securities Commission is warning that Marblestone Partners Ltd, which is doing business as TradeRush is not authorized
The most heavily traded contracts were the US 500 (based on the CME® E-mini S&P 500 Index® Futures) and the EUR/USD.
With Draghi spending nearly $67 billion per month, bond yields have fallen leaving the EURUSD with no fundamental reasons to strengthen.
KIKO options are a simple trading instrument in which the trader predicts if the upper or lower price target will be hit first.
The company is using the CySEC license of Lead Capital Markets that is already providing forex trading, delivers it with a platform solution from Keystone, which is part of publicly traded U.K. company Playtech.