MarketFactory enters strategic alliance with Fixnetix

London-based Fixnetix has announced a strategic alliance with New York-based Forex software company MarketFactory. The partnership seeks to expand the FX spot market by providing instant trading connectivity to algorithmic traders from futures and equities. “We...

High Frequency Trading in FX: Open for Business

By Sang Lee Extract from Aite Group’s Report: High Frequency Trading in FX: Open For Business While there is certainly a growing market demand for low latency trading infrastructure within the FX market, the FX market is relatively slow compared to the U.S. cash...

Equities vs. FX

Give an equities FIX specification to a decent programmer and if he codes to spec, you’ll have a pretty good connection to the ECN. Give an interdealer FX API specification to the same programmer and if he codes to spec, you’ll still be in the dark....