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R5 TRAVELS TO INDIA WITH THE LORD MAYOR OF LONDON DELEGATION

JV recently travelled to India with the Lord Mayor of Londons FinTech delegation, designed to strengthen ties between India and the UK in the post BREXIT market.
 
He even even got to open the Bombay Stock Exchange, as shown.
Lord Mayor Charles […]

R5 TRAVELS TO INDIA WITH THE LORD MAYOR OF LONDON DELEGATION2018-10-28T16:40:19+00:00

R5 INCLUDED IN LONDON RMB BUSINESS QUARTERLY

During September R5 was greatly honoured to be included in the first issue of London RMB Business Quarterly, a publication jointly produced by the City of London and PBOC.
 
Two specific quotes of interest
 
1. During Q2 2018 CNH trading volumes averaged GBP 69 Billion – up 13.5% QoQ and 32.8% YoY.
R5 INCLUDED IN LONDON RMB BUSINESS QUARTERLY2018-10-28T16:37:36+00:00

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 […]

R5 TALKS WITH EUROMONEY ABOUT SINGAPORE BEING ASIA’S FX TRADING HUB2018-11-02T13:36:44+00:00

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

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TAKING THE LEAP INTO ASIA2018-11-02T13:36:45+00:00

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 […]

BOOSTING LIQUIDITY AND BEST EXECUTION FOR EMERGING MARKET CURRENCIES2018-07-18T13:47:28+00:00

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 […]

R5 TALKS WITH EUROMONEY ABOUT THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE AUSTRALIAN FX MARKET2018-07-06T15:26:57+00:00

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 […]

R5 REFERENCED IN THE 8TH ASIFMA CAPITAL MARKETS REPORT2018-05-17T15:48:22+00:00

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 […]

R5 INVITED TO EXHIBIT AT MONEY 20/202018-05-17T10:54:33+00:00

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

CHINA BUSINESS NETWORK TALKS WITH R5 AND CHINA CONSTRUCTION BANK ABOUT R5-SHCH CONNECT2018-05-17T15:51:02+00:00