GTX to launch full-amount trading on its ECN

Gain Capital’s trading venue offers full-amount execution as it seeks to reduce market impact

Vincent Sangiovanni Gain GTX
Vincent Sangiovanni: “We are pleased to launch full-amount streams, which we designed in close collaboration with key buy- and sell-side clients”

Institutional foreign exchange trading platform GTX is the latest to launch a full-amount stream on its central limit order book, following similar initiatives at rival secondary venues and at EBS Direct, as market participants seek to minimise information leakage and market impact during trade execution.

Full-amount execution aims to reduce the extent to which prices can move against clients while working orders. For example, instead of filling a $5 million order by trading $1 million with fiv

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