As a technology provider for the global foreign exchange market, 360T interacts daily with a wide spectrum of international financial institutions that contain a wealth of expertise, knowledge and insight regarding the world’s largest asset class. In our podcast series we look to tease out just a fragment of this information inviting our listeners to join an exchange amongst industry professionals with each episode.…
The episodes themselves consist of short, informal interviews with senior figures from market-leading firms within the FX industry, exploring some of the key trends and themes they see impacting the market today. Tracing the evolution of technology, liquidity, credit, data analytics, market structure, trading strategies and more, this podcast series offers a wide range of unique insights regarding how the FX market today is developing around us.
Ivan Asensio, Head of FX Risk Advisory, Silicon Valley Bank
Pedro Jobim, Chief Economist and Founding Partner, Legacy Capital
Hugo Gordon, Senior Policy Advisor at the Investment Association
Eoin Fahy, Head of Responsible Investing at KBI Global Investors
Duncan Higgins, Founder, Sustainable Trading
ESG has, to put it mildly, been a hot topic within financial services in recent years, but in our latest podcast episode Duncan Higgins from Sustainable Trading argues that while much of the focus has been on products or processes that are ESG-friendly there are myriad of ways that operational processes could also be improved on this front. He goes on to talk about the need to define ESG best practices for the industry, why change needs to be driven from both the top-down and the bottom-up and how firms can avoid initiatives in this area becoming simply “tick-box” marketing exercises.
Colin Lambert, Co-Founder of The Full FX
Christian Schoeppe, Managing Director & Founder at SchoeppeFX International Consulting
John Quayle, Head of Client Algo Execution at NatWest Markets
He discusses using algos to trade emerging market (EM) currencies, why corporate treasurers might be thinking about these products differently from real money or hedge fund clients, how to effectively benchmark the performance of different algos and more.
Axel Merk, President and CIO, Merk Investments
These are amongst the questions addressed by Axel Merk from Merk Investments in our latest episode. Merk also discusses the FX liquidity trends, how diverging interest rates could help certain trading strategies and what recent events in China mean for global financial markets.
Asif Razaq, Global Head of FX Algo Execution at BNP Paribas
Razaq also delivers his view on what will come next in the FX algo space, arguing that we are likely to begin seeing these tools deployed across a broader range of instrument types.