Robert Buxton

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IS Prime Launches New Multi-Asset Trading & Risk System with Reactive Markets

Posted by Robert Buxton on Mar 1, 2021 12:08:10 PM

1 March 2021 - IS Prime, part of ISAM Capital Markets, has launched a new trading GUI and risk system with Reactive Markets, particularly aimed at its growing client base of FX hedge funds and asset managers.

IS Prime Expands Sales Team with Two New Appointments

Posted by Robert Buxton on Feb 11, 2021 2:06:51 PM

11 February 2021 – IS Prime, part of ISAM Capital Markets, has expanded its institutional sales team with the appointments of Daniel Lewis and Jodie Barrett.

IS Prime Offers Liquidity Via FDCTech’s Condor FX Pro Platform

Posted by Robert Buxton on Dec 22, 2020 3:00:00 PM

22 December 2020 – embargoed until 14.30 GMT - IS Prime, part of ISAM Capital Markets, has partnered with FDCTech to extend its liquidity distribution to the innovative Condor FX Pro trading platform.

IS Prime Reports Impressive Growth

Posted by Robert Buxton on Nov 27, 2020 9:15:17 AM

27 November 2020 – For the sixth consecutive year, IS Prime has reported impressive growth, with a 30% increase in turnover y/e 31 March 2020. Reported figures from the London-headquartered FCA regulated Prime of Prime broker show a rise from £27.6m y/e 2019 to £36m y/e 2020.

CFD Market Data … Boring but essential!

Posted by Robert Buxton on Nov 24, 2020 12:49:09 PM

A key and often overlooked issue that we have been seeing time and time again, with LPs and brokers alike, is that of inaccurate market data. In times of extreme market volatility and high volumes, such as we have experienced recently over the US election results and the announcements in the press regarding a Covid-19 vaccine, these issues have become particularly apparent.

VIDEO - FX Liquidity: Virtual Vision Finance

Posted by Robert Buxton on Jun 12, 2020 10:55:22 AM

Jonathan Brewer, Managing Partner at IS Prime, joins the 'Virtual Vision Finance' liqiudity pannel discussion. 

IS Prime - Best Trade Execution (Prime of Prime) in Global Forex Awards 2020

Posted by Robert Buxton on Jun 5, 2020 3:45:23 PM

5 June 2020 – IS Prime has been voted winner of the Best Trade Execution (Prime of Prime) category in the Global Forex Awards 2020.

Re-evaluating Prime of Prime

Posted by Robert Buxton on Jun 5, 2020 11:49:55 AM

In the last year we have seen a dramatic fall in interest from our clients and prospects, particularly retail brokers, in “True Prime of Prime” offerings , i.e. where a broker uses a Prime of Prime (PoP) purely as a credit intermediary and has ‘direct’ relationships with Tier1 Liquidity Providers (LPs).

Aggregation & Spreads: The Race to Zero

Posted by Robert Buxton on May 15, 2020 12:19:56 PM

Barry Flanigan, head of Electronic Trading Solutions (ETS) at IS Prime, talks to eForex magazine about the pitfalls of purely focusing on spreads.

IS Prime Releases Revolutionary UK & US Oil Index Rebased at 100

Posted by Robert Buxton on Apr 27, 2020 1:55:33 PM

New products could potentially save brokers from losing millions of dollars