More Interview articles


Esma foresees a rush to report

Implementing the European Union’s trade reporting rules will be no mean feat for the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma), with many in the industry way behind on their preparations to meet the February 12 deadline. Michael Watt...

Trading | 22 Jan 2014

Deutsche blazes trail with decentralised front-office staff

A small FX sales team in Birmingham might seem a minor project, but industry veteran Steve Turner gave up his preconceptions about the city last year to run the team, and believes it allows the bank to improve the quality of sales while reducing...

Foreign Exchange | 17 Jan 2014
Joseph Wald at Gain GTX

Gain GTX gathers momentum as it awaits Sef licence

Gain Capital's institutional platform reached average daily volume of $20.4 billion in November, a year on from the appointment of Joseph Wald to run the platform

Trading | 13 Jan 2014
Dori Levanoni at First Quadrant

Buy side places faith in diverging monetary policy

After a dull end to 2013 that was characterised by excessive consistency among key economies, fund manager Dori Levanoni is eagerly awaiting greater divergence in monetary policy

Foreign Exchange | 13 Jan 2014
Patrick Fleur at PGGM

FX benchmark manipulation: a buy-side perspective

Banks have been caught at the centre of the regulatory probe into manipulation of benchmark exchange rates in recent months, but the scandal could also affect buy-side firms that rely on benchmark fixes. Kathy Alys talks to Patrick Fleur, head...

Foreign Exchange | 13 Jan 2014
Simon Wilson-Taylor at Molten Markets

Perspectives on 2014: Simon Wilson-Taylor, Molten Markets

Algorithmic execution might have seemed implausible in the FX market a few years ago, but this will be the year when the market structure shifts further in a direction that favours algos, says Molten Markets chief executive Simon Wilson-Taylor...

Trading Systems | 06 Jan 2014
Andy Coyne at Traiana

Perspectives on 2014: Andrew Coyne, Traiana

With less than six weeks to go until European trade reporting requirements come into effect under Emir, getting the necessary plumbing in place must be front and centre for all market participants, says Traiana’s chief executive

Regulation | 06 Jan 2014

Download the latest edition of FX Focus

FX Focus latest edition

The latest edition of FX Focus, the sister magazine to FX Week, is now available

Click here to download this latest edition