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The winter edition of FCM360 Forex Summit looks at the future of cyber security. In the wake of recent DDoS, we asked security expert and futurist Ted Gordon, whose clients have included NATO, to comment on the destructive capacity of lone wolf cyber terrorists. Cyber security guru Raj Tumber talks about the rise in state-sponsored attacks. For further details on cyber perils and solutions, Boston Global Forum's 40-page report Cyber Security 2016 is available through Forex Summit. ~ The Editors
This issue of FCM360 Forex Summit profiles Jack Drohan III, whose New York law firm has established a premiere position in the financial community. We also look at why FX platform providers are focusing on the corporate market in an article by Galen Stops of Profit & Loss magazine. Our News, Appointments and Events section covers details of the upcoming SIBOS show in Singapore. ~ The Editors.
This issue of FCM360 Forex Summit looks at Payment Card Industry Security Standards in an article by Jubin Pejman of FCM360, which provides e-commerce hosting and PCI3 compliant hosting services. Our new News, Appointments and Events section covers what’s going on in the industry including the not-to-be missed Forex Expo in Shanghai, China. ~ The Editors.
To ensure that trades and orders are reported correctly—in both client and broker accounts—real-time trade reconciliation is an absolute must. With this mind, CurrentDesk was founded and with it came the introduction of its first product— CurrentRisk, an independent reconciliation platform that lets traders automatically manage the entire lifecycle of a trade in real-time.
While JP Morgan Chase & Co. along with retailers Home Depot, Target and TJX Corporation get all the press attention when their systems are hacked, FX brokers, liquidity providers and traders are no less vulnerable. Cyber attacks are here to stay. That’s how delegates at SIBOS 2014 in Boston see it. During this annual bank technology conference organized by SWIFT, 80% of financial professionals polled during a session on cybercrime believe attacks are unavoidable.
It’s no secret; most companies contat at least three liquidity providecrs before making a final decision. In DivenFX’s case, for example, the company chose Boston Prime, a partner of Boston Technologies as its liquidity provider after an extensive review. Explained Roman Mernyi, director of DivenFX, “We are known as free EA and EA hosting providers [and] we’ll work only with cross-connected providers that pass our complicated execution verification tests.
When the equities and derivatives industries pioneered colocation eliminatte latency from order execution by locating their servers near, or within, the buildings of the world’s exchanges, they sparked a move toward colocation in Foreign Exchange (FX) markets as well. Notwithstanding, among the FX markets, colocation is not as straight forward, given the multitude of liquidity pools, execution venues and technology solutions from which to choose.