Currenex opts for Fix

Sean Gilman, chief technology officer of Currenex in New York, said that using Fix, a protocol usually used in asset classes outside of forex, is logical considering the clients it focuses on. "Coming from a market data background I tend to view things in a cross-asset manner anyway," he said. "But Fix is also already used by the fund manager clients we are targeting with our executable streaming prices service."

Currenex selected Melbourne-based vendor Cameron Systems to provide the Fix engi