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1705, 2018

R5 REFERENCED IN THE 8TH ASIFMA CAPITAL MARKETS REPORT

ASIFMA has just published its latest China Capital Markets Report, which includes recommendations for the ongoing development of China’s FX market.

It notes that FX reform and expansion continues in China, and that electronic FX execution should be encouraged, “…thereby improving efficiency and driving down the costs of execution.”

Page 8 of the report references R5 as an […]

1705, 2018

R5 INVITED TO EXHIBIT AT MONEY 20/20

R5 is one of 15 companies selected by the UK Department for International Trade to represent the UK FinTech sector at Money 20/20 Europe 2018.

Held at the Rai in Amsterdam from the 4th to 6th June

Money 20/20 is Europe’s largest FinTech event, where visionaries and innovators from the payments, FinTech […]

1605, 2018

CHINA BUSINESS NETWORK TALKS WITH R5 AND CHINA CONSTRUCTION BANK ABOUT R5-SHCH CONNECT

The film was broadcast on the Evening News on May 2nd

China Business Network has audience figures in the region of 400 million.

The film is in Chinese and English –  https://m.yicai.com/video/5419761.html

2304, 2018

R5 SPEAKS WITH CNBC

Click to see our interview with CNBC

We discuss UK-China relations and how increased business in the BRICS are a silver lining of BREXIT

1603, 2018

R5 SPEAKS WITH THE BANKER

R5 Speaks with The Banker 

Click here to see our interview with The Banker, at Financial Times HQ in London.

We discuss the Belt and Road and its affect on FX markets, as well as the eventual internationalisation of the RMB

http://www.thebanker.com/video/v/5749666242001/fx-management-on-the-belt-and-road

1603, 2018

R5 RECOGNISED AS TOP 100 UK FINTECH… AGAIN

R5 Recognised as Top 100 UK FinTech… Again

HM Treasury has kindly bestowed Top 100 status on R5, for the second time. The International FinTech Conference 2018 is hosted by the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer and speakers including the CEO of LLoyds Banking Group, Bank of China, HSBC, the FCA, and […]

202, 2018

UK PRIME MINISTER THERESA MAY ANNOUNCES R5-SHCH CONNECT IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS

New Service Is Live With Eight Chinese Banks Connecting With London’s FX Market 

London and Shanghai – 2 February 2018. Theresa May today announced the launch of R5-SHCH Connect, a new service which links banks in China with London’s foreign exchange (FX) market. Part of the Belt and Road financial infrastructure initiative, this represents a significant […]

901, 2018

R5 WINS RISK MARKET TECHNOLOGY AWARD 2018

R5 is delighted to have been awarded Best Trading System for Fixed Income, Currencies and Credit in the 2018 Risk Market Technology Awards

LINK – https://www.risk.net/awards/5374691/market-technology-awards-2018-new-problems-new-solutions

1812, 2017

UK CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER PHILIP HAMMOND ANNOUNCES R5-SHCH CONNECT

New Service Will Connect Banks in China with London’s FX Market

London, UK – 18 December, 2017.  The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has formally announced the formation of R5-SHCH Connect, a partnership between R5, the London FinTech leading the digital transformation of Emerging Markets Foreign Exchange trading, and the Shanghai […]

1511, 2017

THIS TOP HSBC FX SALESMAN HAS JUST SIGNED UP TO A FINTECH START UP.

by Paul Clarke 

A senior HSBC FX salesman, who has spent the past 24 years working for large investment banks in the City, has signed up to a fintech start-up pushing for the electronification of FX in emerging markets.

Chris De Sibert, who was a managing director and head of foreign exchange […]