News & Events

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Keep up to date with news from and about ParFX, as well as details of the industry events we are attending.

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ParFX – Best e-FX trading venue of the year

The call for fairness, equality and transparency from our founders is reflected in the FX Global Code and aligns strongly with our core values. ParFX is, without doubt, as relevant and differentiated now as it was then.

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20 May 2019, FOW

ICE speed bump: the road to data-driven decisions*†

However, speed bumps are not a novel concept, and are not uncommon in spot FX markets like ParFX, Thomson Reuters Matching, and EBS Market, and in cash equities markets like TSX Alpha and IEX.

2 May 2019, Markets Media

Trading Behavior Trumps Speed Bumps*

Roger Rutherford, COO of ParFX, which introduced a randomized matching pause several years ago on its platform, noted there has been what he says is a “dramatic rise” in speed-based trading over the past decade and that by removing speed as a key factor of success, there is a renewed focus on trading behavior, with greater quality and certainty of execution.

30 April 2019

Panel discussion on execution styles make an impact at Forex Network London

By Rob Parr, Head of Business Development at ParFX

A relatively casual start time of 8am was nothing unusual for the attendees of Forex Network London 2019. 

25 April 2019

Forex Network London*

ParFX is a silver sponsor and hosted the coffee breaks at Forex Network London.

https://www.profit-loss.com/events/forex-network-london-2019

25 April 2019, Traders Magazine

Trading Behavior Trumps Speed Bumps*†

Roger Rutherford, COO of ParFX, which introduced a randomized matching pause several years ago on its platform, noted there has been what he says is a “dramatic rise” in speed-based trading over the past decade and that by removing speed as a key factor of success, there is a renewed focus on trading behaviour, with greater quality and certainty of execution.

22 April 2019, Profit & Loss

Trading Firms Cry “Last Look” in the Futures Market*

XTX even argues that the ICE proposal is not a novel one, and says that it is part of a growing trend of similar mechanisms that other platforms have introduced to protect market makers from latency arbitrage strategies, citing 12 different examples – including Eurex, EBS Market, Thomson Reuters (now Refinitv) Matching, ParFX and Moscow Exchange that have all introduced such mechanisms for their FX markets.

15 April 2019, WatersTechnology

ParFX Plans Push into Derivatives*†

ParFX is exploring an expansion into currency derivatives, eyeing the opportunity to bring the principles behind its wholesale electronic spot foreign exchange platform to a growing segment of the market.

11 April 2019, FX Week

ParFX takes first step for moving into NDFs*†

ParFX is exploring an expansion into non-deliverable forwards, eyeing the opportunity to bring the principles behind its wholesale electronic spot foreign exchange platform to a growing segment of the market.

10 April 2019, TabbForum

Speed Bumps: Anti-Latency Arbitrage Mechanisms Make Markets Better*†

The concept is already popular in FX, with major venues such as Reuters Matching, EBS Market and ParFX all utilizing some form of tech-based ALA mechanism. Moscow Exchange has also announced that it will be adding an ALA mechanism to its Rouble market.

9 April 2019

ParFX Wins Best Trading Platform at the FinTech Breakthrough Awards 2019

ParFX, the wholesale electronic spot FX trading platform, has been named ‘Best Trading Platform’ at the FinTech Breakthrough Awards 2019.

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