Best FX Providers: Global Winners

By Gordon Platt BEST FOREIGN EXCHANGE PROVIDERS: GLOBAL WINNER Deutsche Bank Deutsche Bank increased its market-leading FX volume in 2012, at the same time that it reduced value-at-risk and headcount. Crucial to this development has been its investment in technology, ...

FX: Positive US Economy Boosts Dollar

CORPORATE FINANCING NEWS: FOREIGN EXCHANGE   By Gordon Platt   A batch of better-than-expected US economic data, including nonfarm payrolls and housing prices, gave the dollar a lift last month.   Analysts said the signs of strength diminished the need ...

FX Supplement: The Euro Belies the Pessimists

PROFITING FROM THE BEAUTY PAGEANT   By Laurence Neville   Despite the eurozone’s debt woes, the euro has remained remarkably resilient thanks to a range of factors, including a more credible ECB under Mario Draghi and diversification away from the ...

FX Supplement: Winners’ Circle: Foreign Exchange

LONG-TERM DEPENDABILITY   By Kathryn Tully   The overall winning bank and many of the regional category winners for foreign exchange have remained consistently strong for over a decade.   Deutsche Bank has been the magazine’s global winner for foreign ...

FX Supplement: FX Market Overview

FX EXCELS WHILE OTHER ASSETS FALTER   By Gordon Platt   The FX markets are evolving: Trade and currency internationalization, and the shift toward exchanges, will further this process.   Foreign exchange has proven itself as a separate asset class ...

FX Supplement: Introduction: Uncertainty Reigns

UNCERTAINTY REIGNS   The foreign exchange market is going through a period of significant change on multiple fronts. New regulations introduced in the wake of the financial crisis will redefine users of foreign exchange services and divide the market into ...

FX: Euro Supported By ECB Plan To Buy Bonds

CORPORATE FINANCING NEWS: FOREIGN EXCHANGE By Gordon Platt The euro rebounded to a two-month high in early September, as European policymakers approved a plan to lower borrowing costs for debt-laden members of the euro area through open-ended purchases of bonds ...