Fenics Market Data Expands FX Pricing Data Services10.07.2019
Fenics Market Data, a division within BGC Partners, Inc., has launched its enhanced FX data package (“FMD FX”) which will be one of the most comprehensive data packages commercially available for FX pricing.
With over 46,000 new FX records comprising of 350+ currency pairs in Spot, Forward FX and NDF to complement the 120 FX Options currency pairs already available, FMD FX enables all financial institutions including the sell and buy side to comprehensively value and price their FX risk in real-time, increasing efficiency and reducing operational risk. Its industry leading proprietary technology utilises the newest techniques in data science and machine learning to ensure data quality and control.
“Fenics MD is committed to offering financial data with the most comprehensive coverage, highest quality and widest distribution options. Having access to real-time market places allows us to verify and calibrate our data in real time, to produce complete and accurate pricing for all points on the curve across the broadest range of currency pairs,” says Matt Woodhams, Senior Managing Director at Fenics MD. “Mixing traditional financial analytics with the latest data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques, Fenics MD is taking the FX market data business to the next level. Clients have unprecedented FX market data coverage.”
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Turnover rose across all instruments except for currency swaps.
There is a growing trend to combine on- and off-exchange business.
Richard Turner of Insight Investment sees more automation and more transparency around cost and outcomes.
Nearly all cleared activity is in non-deliverable forwards (NDFs).