Last look times should reflect faster data, say panellists

Risk warehousing timeframes have shrunk; market-makers no longer divided into banks and non-banks

Dmitri Galinov and David Mercer at FX Week USA 2013
FX Invest North America: panellists included Dmitri Galinov (left) and David Mercer

The length of time taken by counterparties to decide whether to accept a trade in the last look window should reflect the fact that primary market data has become up to 20 times faster over the