Earlier this month R5’s Jon Vollemaere had the great honour of being included in the inaugural UK-Hong Kong Financial Dialogue. The dialogue co-chaired by HM Treasury’s Director-General of Financial Services Katharine Braddick and Hong Kong Monetary Authority’s Executive Director Vincent Lee, comprised a series of roundtable discussions on issues of mutual interest, including enhancing […]
In March, the Lord Mayor of London led a team of 13 of the most innovative London FinTech firms to meet with senior Chinese officials and business leaders. The 6 day tour was focused on promoting FinTech relationships between China and the UK, and included R5FX’s own Jon Vollemaere.
As part of the delegation […]
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
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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
R5 recently exhibited at the International FinTech Conference. Held in London, speakers included Mark Carney and Philip Hammond.
We were greatly honoured to be selected by HM Government as one of the 100 best UK FinTechs. You cannot apply, you can’t enter a competition, it’s not based on advertising or tweets. The list was […]