Forex and Brokerage
Forex and Brokerage
Embracing transparency in the FX arena
Technological advancements are improving the FX industry to assist with the accountability around execution costs at a time when more people are embracing the industry
A surge in trading caused by pandemic induced volatility
Advances in technology have meant a greater number of people now have the opportunity to trade like experts. The advent of a global pandemic has acted as the catalyst for prospective traders
The future of currency: centralised or decentralised?
There is hardly anyone left who overlooked the bitcoin bull market, with BTC pushing to new all-time highs this year. Blockchain, it seems, is here to stay. The way legacy institutions and governments react will determine the future of finance. OctaFX wonders if peaceful coexistence might be an option?
Charting FX success with both education and support
The FX market, just like any other, is all about people. Launched last year, Exinity Group follows a well-established tradition of examining the diverse needs of a widening client base and providing best-in-class customer care
Algorithmic trading sees growth in the FX market
With the advent of algorithmic trading, companies like FXSpotStream have remained focused on continuing to provide value to their clients
Catering for a new generation of traders and investors
The average age of investors and traders is dropping around the world – as the internet and new tools make it easier to play the financial markets with success – but it is still possible to ensure newcomers feel welcome and keep older clients happy as well
Central Bank digital currency to spell the end for crypto?
Do the central banks have a digital master plan in place that will see them derail bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies before they have truly been established as a viable, decentralised alternative to fiat?
Currencies remain hostage to the global vaccination race
The widespread shock to the markets caused by the COVID-19 outbreak early last year was tackled with government spending and low interest rates. XM.com says the immunisation race is now on and two frontrunners have emerged, fuelling optimism for a faster recovery in the financial markets
Trading forex as a side-hustle
You don’t need an office on Wall Street or in Frankfurt or the City of London to be a foreign exchange trader today: with the right tools you can do it at your kitchen table, when you get home from your full-time job. Chloe Christina, multimedia marketing manager at the global online forex broker FirewoodFX, explains how
Will commodities be the best investment of 2021?
Commodities look set to dominate as the world struggles to get back on its feet following the COVID-19 pandemic. Copper and gold both thrived during the pandemic, and demand for crude oil is pushing up as economies try to recover
Trillions from home: how the trading industry thrived
For the largest financial market in the world, shifting operations to the spare bedroom was relatively painless, thanks to the rise of e-platforms
The company that is half Wall Street and half Silicon Valley
One company is leveraging technology to transform trading. Opportunities, as well as risks, abound in troubled times and now, more than ever, investors need their financial infrastructure to facilitate fast and convenient trading, while armed with accurate information and incisive analysis
ACY Securities: 10 years of empowering traders to make smarter decisions
‘We not only offer the best technology in the market, but the best customer service,’ says ACY’s Alla Darwish
The cost of continued lockdowns is adding up
As many economies are still reeling from the damaging impact of previous lockdowns the question XM.com asks is whether they can withstand another one as the balance of saving lives versus saving the economy takes centre stage
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