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1409, 2018

R5 TALKS WITH EUROMONEY ABOUT SINGAPORE BEING ASIA’S FX TRADING HUB

Paul Golden writes about Singapore’s dominance in Asia, buoyed by a supportive regulator, modern infrastructure, and increased interest from market makers. JV agrees, but also points to the projected growth of Shanghai – which could take Singapore’s crown as the RMB becomes more internationalised.

Highlights – 

– R5’s Vollemaere cautions that […]

3107, 2018

TAKING THE LEAP INTO ASIA

JV recently spoke on a panel, ‘Taking the Leap into Asia : The Future for FX Trading’, held at the London Stock Exchange. 

“Shanghai is taking a very large leap forward” – If you’re considering the big prize click play at 2 minutes, 12 seconds for some do’s and don’t s related to Chinese expansion

1807, 2018

BOOSTING LIQUIDITY AND BEST EXECUTION FOR EMERGING MARKET CURRENCIES

e-Forex looks at how politics, market electronification and increased access are helping to build liquidity in EMFX. Joe Morgan from e-Forex talks with JV (R5), Stamos Fokianos (Credit Agricole), Joe Nash (BNP) and Joe Conlan (FC Stone)

Some of JV’s comments – 

EMFX is all about politics,” says Jon Vollemaere, the […]

607, 2018

R5 TALKS WITH EUROMONEY ABOUT THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE AUSTRALIAN FX MARKET

Adam Gazzoli and Nick Ohlin from R5 (and both Australians), spoke with Paul Golden at Euromoney about the ongoing development of the Australian FX market.

A few call outs – 

Adam commented that non-banks in general have grown their market share across all currency pairs, and that the the larger non-banks are showing […]

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 […]