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.
The April FCM360 Forex Summit profiles Shift Forex CEO Ian McAfee, whose FXIC New York is an annual must for forex industry insiders. We also feature excerpts from Richard Willsher's article ine-FOREX: "Why FX Needs Better Policy Synchronisation and Trading Transparency." Also, find out how spoofing—placing and immediately cancelling NYSE orders that tanked the market—could land a British trader in jail ~ The Editors.
The March Forex Summit profiles Brokeree, which is among several companies that are establishing Estonia as the IT Capital of Europe. We also look at vulnerabilities of the electric grid from the perspective of contributor Llewelyn King, veteran PBS journalist and commentator. There are also highlights of news that matters to the forex community. ~ The Editors.
Ed Egar, OANDA president and CEO is profiled in this edition of Forex Summit. We wanted to find out how OANDA dealt with the tremors Swiss National Bank created when it depegged the Swiss Franc from the Euro. Also featured is an article by Alfonso Esparza, OANDA’s senior currency strategist on the aftershock of the Swiss Bank’s move. There are also highlights of news that matters to traders. ~ The Editors
The January Forex Summit profiles TradeStation, a currency trading leader that is fast gaining a reputation for offering some of the lowest forex spreads – together with sophisticated automated trading software for forex traders. With Bitcoin's 70 percent plummet, we decided to ask Bruce Fenton, Bitcoin Association president to comment.~ The Editors
In November Forex Summit interviewed Dr. Anders Corr for his insights into the state of global cyber security and the founders of URQUI who have come up with a new alternate to secure passwords. We've also covered important news, trends and issues that impact the forex world including how the world's biggest banks reacted to stiff fines for forex manipulation. ~ 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.
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.