Alpari (UK), an online FX trading provider, has appointed
David Hodge as its new chief executive officer. He takes
over from Daniel Skowronski, who resigned from the position
earlier this month.
Hodge will assume responsibility for the commercial and
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission
(ASIC) has warned FX market participants not to dabble
in FX trading unless they fully understand the risks involved,
following the collapse of Sydney-based firm GTL TradeUp.
ASIC is investigating the collapse and warned ...
Nick Ross has joined IronFX
Global as an account
manager as the London office
expands its current reach.
Ross joins from Everest
Markets, where he spent the past
five months as a senior account
manager, following a two-year
stint in ...
Newly founded firm TradeCrowd will be launching a new
social trading platform, which brings together recreational
traders and trading experts.
Several other platforms offer similar initiatives, mainly
through the provision of mirror trading support.
The London-based initiative is partnering with ...
Andre Meyer has joined ACT Currency Partner to run what Profit & Loss understands will be a new FX
product offering for the Swiss-based fund
A spokesperson confirmed Meyer’s
appointment to partner, FX structured
products and derivatives, with
Currency managers were offered some welcome relief from a tough year in October as returns re-established
themselves in positive territory for the
The Parker FX Index is reporting a
+0.32% return for October, in which 37 of
the 39 programs in the ...
Newedge CEO Nicolas Breteau has
resigned on the same day as Société
Générale began talks with a view to taking
over full ownership of the troubled broker.
It has proposed a €275m asset swap with
Troubled CTA AlphaMetrix has
been hit by a legal Complaint by
the Commodity Futures Trading
Commision (CFTC) just days after the
firm said it would begin closing
investment pools as part of an “orderly
AlphaMetrix was warned by the
What is in store for the
USD? Will we see the dollar
eventually becoming the
currency of choice once
again, do we expect a
paradigm shift away from the USD or can we expect the current
levels to be the ...
Jon Vollemaere was never one to shy away from a challenge, but his latest venture with R5 FX takes
him into uncharted territory. He talks to Nicola Tavendale about his plans to boost liquidity in
emerging market currencies, not launching ...