Robert Buxton

Robert Buxton

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VIDEO - FX Liquidity: Virtual Vision Finance

Posted by Robert Buxton on Jun 12, 2020 5:55:22 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 10:45:23 AM

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 6:49:55 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 7:19:56 AM

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 8:55:33 AM

New products could potentially save brokers from losing millions of dollars

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

Posted by Robert Buxton on Mar 27, 2020 12:03:19 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 7:11:16 AM

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 6:00:00 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 3:18:07 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 5:56:33 AM

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