Barclays joins EBS Prime

“With an established presence in the UK and significant global profile, Barclays Capital will be able to extend access to the largest FX liquidity pool to banks in established and emerging financial markets,” said Jack Jeffery, chief executive officer of EBS in London.

BarCap is the fourth EBS Prime bank – the term used for prime brokers on the service – which enables them to ‘lease’ their credit with other banks on EBS to third-party banks that have limited bilateral credit.

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