Launch In Three Asian Cities Planned For EBS This Week

TECHNOLOGY

The Electronic Broking Service (EBS) is slated to go live this week in Singapore, Hong Kong and Tokyo as well as in Paris, according to EBS Partnership chairman Peter Bartko.

According to Bartko, the new centers will bring 60 new trading rooms and 100-odd dealers onto the automated FX matching service. This group will be in addition to the 70 counterparties now on the system in Europe and the U.S.

Not all of the new dealing rooms will be those of the 13 owner banks. "I don't think there are 60