Moscow Exchange launches USD/CAD and USD/TRY futures

Andrey Shemetov, Moscow Exchange, Deputy CEO

From 3 March, Moscow Exchange has started trading in futures contracts on U.S. Dollar-Canadian Dollar and U.S. Dollar-Turkish Lira currency pairs. Andrey Shemetov, Moscow Exchange, Deputy CEO Metallinvestbank, the official market maker, will provide quotes for the new contracts. On the contracts’ first trading day, brokers were offered the futures More...

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James Kemp, Managing Director, GFMA
By EU Etrading On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
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GFMA Response to the FSB Consultation Paper on Foreign Exchange Benchmarks

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