Robert Buxton

Robert Buxton

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COVID-19 – Working Like We’ve Never Worked Before

Posted by Robert Buxton on Mar 27, 2020 4:03:19 PM

Like many firms across the Globe, the IS Prime team is now working from home and adjusting to a new way of living and working.

Financial Times Ranks IS Prime as the 15th Fastest Growing Financial Services Company in Europe

Posted by Robert Buxton on Mar 3, 2020 12:11:16 PM

3 March 2020  London headquartered IS Prime is the 15th fastest growing financial services company in Europe, according to the Financial Times’ list of Europe’s 1000 fastest growing companies, published on FT.com on 2 March 2020.

IS Prime Named in List of Most Influential FinTech Companies 2020

Posted by Robert Buxton on Feb 28, 2020 11:00:00 AM

28 February 2020 –  IS Prime has been named one of the world’s most influential financial technology companies, following nominations by a panel of expert judges from some of the most respected companies in the financial services industry including EY, Lloyds Banking and Baringa.

IS Prime gets Hong Kong SFC licence

Posted by Robert Buxton on Feb 5, 2020 8:18:07 AM

IS Prime Hong Kong, part of ISAM Capital Markets, has just announced that it has been granted a Type 3 Leveraged Foreign Exchange Trading licence by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC).

Workflow optimisation, essential for FX brokers

Posted by Robert Buxton on Dec 13, 2019 10:56:33 AM

Good workflow and optimisation go hand in hand. Indeed, the terms are almost synonymous.

Customised vs Commoditised: Optimise your FX liquidity

Posted by Robert Buxton on Nov 22, 2019 1:56:32 PM

In this article we explore best practices on liquidity management and how IS Prime and the ISAM capital markets group interact with liquidity providers.

(Re)Defining Prime of Prime – How well do you know your FX Liquidity Provider?

Posted by Robert Buxton on Oct 30, 2019 7:44:42 AM

Liquidity is one of, if not the most important parts of a broker’s business and is one of its key differentiators - without the right pricing in the right products delivered in the right way it is extremely difficult for brokers to survive in this increasingly competitive environment. As a result, the proper assessment and selection of an FX Liquidity Provider is something that brokers should undertake very carefully.

IS Prime Connects to TradAir for Price Distribution

Posted by Robert Buxton on Aug 21, 2019 9:20:52 AM

August 21 2019, London and New York - Award winning Prime of Prime and Liquidity Provider, IS Prime has extended its liquidity distribution by connecting to TradAir, a leading provider of FX and Digital Asset trading solutions. 

IS Prime Wins FX Week Award for Best Prime of Prime Provider 2019

Posted by Robert Buxton on Jul 15, 2019 11:02:59 AM

12 July 2019 – IS Prime has been named Best Prime of Prime Provider at the prestigious e-FX Awards, organised by FX Week. The award recognises the most comprehensive and satisfactory service provider in the Prime of Prime space.

IS Risk Analytics Launches Next Generation Risk Engine and Bridge

Posted by Robert Buxton on Jul 2, 2019 11:47:29 AM

Today we are pleased to announce that IS Risk Analytics has released its brand new risk engine and bridge software, an exciting step for the product and team, delivering market leading risk management tools and services to their clients.