Monthly Archives: June 2014

Christopher Mahlmann Words to the Wise

While the FX Bridge blog is not focused on positive thinking and good business practices, Drop What Isn’t Working Like a Bad Habit, written by Christopher Mahlmann is especially pointed.  As an options platform provider, we realize that many prospective brokers and dealers become enthusiastic when they see ProTrader Plus.  They hear and appreciate the business case […]

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CEO Stephen Best to speak at FXIC June 20

The Forex Industry Conference is June 20, 2014. One of the most important topics regarding options is the 3:00PM session,  Options: The Next Wave for FX, Is 2014 the year that FX options will break out? Options saw the largest percentage growth of 60% in the 2013 BIS Survey. Dodd-Frank and other regulations are ushering options […]

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CEO Steven Reiter to speak at FXIC June 20

Steven Reiter is a veteran of the institutional derivatives markets, with twenty years of experience as a Managing Director with Salomon Brothers and Citibank in New York, Tokyo and London. He headed trading of both interest rate and foreign exchange options desks, led development of options risk management systems, and FX ecommerce platforms. He graduated […]

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Options Education Guide

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Our partner FXDD has put together training material to help with trading FX Options. You can link to the guide here: Options Education Guide “Trading options can be a great way to manage your trading risk. A main reason more investors aren’t trading options is because they don’t know enough about the market. Tear down the barriers […]

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Option Strategies for Forex Spot Traders (Part 4 of 4)

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This is the final installment in our four part series explaining some basic options strategies for Forex spot traders.  As we have discussed, options are very powerful trading vehicles when bought or sold individually.  Option spreads and other multi-leg strategies can be used to create virtually any risk/reward profile.  As such, these instruments can be a […]

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