Research crucial in battle for investors

The sell side is keen to use the tool as part of a drive to grab more of the increased flow, as lower returns from markets such as equities have fuelled a dramatic increase in institutional investors’ interest in forex.

Asset managers are the most suited to specifically tailored research reports, said analysts, because they follow a portfolio approach to investing. "We’ve tried to target these clients individually because they’re not really interested in an individual currency pair but in