Monthly Archives: July 2014

MAS to Introduce Transaction Reporting for FX Derivatives for Banks.

In a recent article by Forex Magnates’ Victor Golovtchenko, the Monetary Authority of Singapore is proposing to enact a reporting mechanism for all foreign exchange related swaps, forwards and options transactions. Read more at ForexMagnates.com. Fortunately, this type of requirement is emerging in US regulation and FX Bridge’s ProTrader Plus platform already has the framework in […]

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FXIC Video – 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 onto exchange and SEF venues. How will the resulting product standardization and enhanced transparency expand trading opportunities for the buy and sell side? Will these […]

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If you’re looking for some forex options information

Sascha Szyfman is FXDD’s evangelist for FX options.  Recently, he contributed to Adam Button‘s article on Forexlive.com. What I like most about the post isn’t the brash advertisement for FXDD or FX Bridge, although I always enjoy a good plug.  What is most relevant about this post is how it addresses a realistic way to […]

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Volatility Opportunities for Options Trading

As options traders have known for years, where there’s a change of volatility, there’s an opportunity.  This recent article courtesy of David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist and contributor to Dailyfx.com shows the value of options LOUDLY and CLEARLY. In his article, Dollar at Critical Support, and We See Strong Risk of a Bounce, David expresses his thoughts […]

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