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Nasdaq OMX has confirmed reports that it is considering plans to expand its trading and clearing offering in the foreign exchange arena.In an interview with Profit & Loss, Nasdaq OMX says that it is “looking at ways to grow its ...
Parts of a lawsuit filed by the Depository Trust & Clearing Corp (DTCC) against the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) over how swaps data is collected will be allowed to proceed, a US Federal judge has ruled.Early last year the ...

17:44 May 1st 2014 in Analysis, Industry

New FX Head for Nomura

Nigel Khakoo has taken over interim responsibility for Nomura’s global FX options and G10 FX trading businesses following the departure of the bank’s global head of foreign exchange, Jai Rajpal.The move is in addition to Khakoo’s ...
The Bank of England has hired the International Monetary Fund’s Nemat “Minouche” Shafik as deputy governor for markets and banking, a newly created position, as part of a major shake-up of its governing structure.The changes, made by BoE ...
In November, Profit & Loss hosted a webinar in conjunction with CME Group in which two of the exchange group’s leading economists explored the current FX situation in emerging market economies and provided a forecast for what we might expect ...

20:42 December 1st 2013 in Analysis, Industry

Battle of the US Dollar Indexes

Challenging a 40-year old incumbent will be no easy task, but Bloomberg’s newly launched US Dollar Index is already squaring up to the might of the ICE Dollar Index writes Nicola Tavendale. Considering the size of the foreign exchange ...

20:40 December 1st 2013 in Analysis, Industry

Does Bitcoin Have a Future?

Galen Stops reports on attempts to develop a new global currency. Bitcoin is the virtual currency that has taken the world by storm this year. Recently, the number of column inches devoted to Bitcoin have been growing almost as rapidly ...
The list of dealers and banks cooperating with the global authorities over alleged manipulation of mar- kets is growing, Colin Lambert and Kirsten Hyde report on a ballooning crisis. The shadow cast over the foreign exchange market by claims of ...
LCH.Clearnet has appointed Suneel Bakhshi as group CEO, after former CEO Ian Axe announced in July that he would be stepping down. As the clearinghouse is now majority owned by London Stock Exchange group (LSEG), Bakhshi will also become ...
Icap has named Laurent Paulhac as a managing director and CEO of Icap SEF (US), which will involve heading up the firm’s global SEF initiative. He joins the company’s executive team and reports to Michael Spencer, Icap group ...