thank-forex-for-liquidity

Thank forex for liquidity

Record volumes in foreign exchange markets are creating investment opportunities that don't exist in other assets.
As investors clamour for liquidity, structured products that use foreign exchange as an underlying asset are gaining in popularity. In all the other main asset classes û whether equity, credit, fund-linked or commodities û investors are facing wide spreads and extreme illiquidity for short-dated products, but not in foreign exchange.

Indeed, in the volatile period since the collapse of Lehman Brothers, foreign exchange traders have been busier than ever û so much so, in fact, that several dealers had to close down their automated order-taking systems because they couldn't keep up with the volume of orders. With prices moving so quickly, a big backlog of orders can be costly for banks that still rely on...
¬ Haymarket Media Limited. All rights reserved.

FinanceAsia has updated its subscription model.

Registered readers now have the opportunity to read 5 articles from our award-winning website for free.

To obtain unlimited access to our award-winning exclusive news and analysis, we offer subscription packages, including single user, team (2-10 users), or office-wide licences.

To help you and your colleagues access our proprietary content, please contact us at subscriptions@financeasia.com, or +(852) 2122 5222

Article limit is reached.

Hello! You have used up all of your free articles on FinanceAsia.

To obtain unlimited access to our award-winning exclusive news and analysis, we offer subscription packages, including single user, team (2-10 users), or office-wide licences. To help you and your colleagues access our proprietary content, please contact us at subscriptions@financeasia.com, or +(852) 2122 5222