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April 11th, 2017

Prime of Prime: iFXEXPO workshop and Webinar series with Advanced Markets

iFX EXPO Asia, which was held in Hong Kong in February 2017, organized by Finance Magnates and ConversionPros, marked its 10th anniversary this year. The event has proven to be a great success and was well attended by the FX industry’s leading firms. iFX EXPO Asia, as one of the most influential Forex B2B events,…

March 28th, 2017

Satomi Toyoshima, Toshiaki Chiyoda are joining FAM Clearing, LLC Team (JV between Fortex Inc. and Advanced Markets)

Charlotte, North Carolina – March 28, 2017 – FAM Clearing, LLC., a joint venture between Fortex, Inc., a leading FX ECN trading platform, and Advanced Markets, a wholesale provider of liquidity, technology, and credit solutions to banks and brokers, announced today the two new executive appointments. Satomi Toyoshima is appointed as a Managing Director of Japan Operations….

October 16th, 2016

Advanced Markets and Fortex Inc. appoint Nidal Abdel Hadi as a Managing Director

CHARLOTTE, NC – October 17, 2016 – Advanced Markets LLC, the leading institutional liquidity provider and prime of prime, and Fortex Inc., the pace-setting FX technology company, are pleased to announce the appointment of Nidal Abdel Hadi as Managing Director of their Middle East and North Africa (MENA) operations and business development. Nidal joins Advanced Markets…

October 5th, 2016

Advanced Markets will be a Prime of Prime sponsor at the London Summit 2016

Advanced Markets is pleased to announce that it will be a “Prime of Prime” Sponsor of the Finance Magnates London Summit 2016, which takes place at The Brewery on Chiswell Street, London on November 14th and 15th.We are really excited to take part in the summit and to have the opportunity to share our product, expertise and…

May 11th, 2016

Advanced Markets Launches MT4 Server in Hong Kong’s HK3 Equinix

Advanced Markets has launched a MetaTrader 4 Trade Server in Hong Kong’s prestigious HK3 Equinix datacenter, thus further solidifying its commitment to Asian markets. Due to their proximity to the server, clients from the region can now take advantage of low-latency trading combined with a faster, more stable connection to major cities in Asia. The…

April 11th, 2016

Advanced Markets and Fortex Inc. welcome Bjorn Enqvist as Managing Director

Charlotte, NC – April 11, 2016 – Advanced Markets LLC, the leading institutional liquidity provider and prime of prime, and Fortex Inc., the pace-setting FX technology company, have today announced the appointment of Bjorn Enqvist to the role of Managing Director. Bjorn will be responsible for driving business growth in Europe and worldwide through his…

February 16th, 2016

A True Innovator of Wholesale Liquidity, Technology and Credit Solutions for the FX Brokers

e-Forex speaks with Anthony Brocco, Executive Chairman of Advanced Markets Ltd., a company that now serves more than 40,000 clients across 30 countries globally. Read the full story here. 

February 5th, 2016

Advanced Markets: Reflecting on the iFX EXPO Asia 2016

Advanced Markets Ltd., a leading “prime of prime” liquidity provider to FX brokers and institutions, recently attended the 4th annual iFX EXPO Asia event in Hong Kong. This leading Forex B2B event was organized by Finance Magnates and ConversionPros and attracted over 2,000 FX professionals from all around the world. This year, Advanced Markets participated as…

July 8th, 2015

UBS to Provide FX Prime Brokerage Services to Advanced Markets

Top Prime of Prime Expands and Reinforces Credit Provision Services CHARLOTTE, NC— July 8, 2015—Advanced Markets Ltd., a prime of prime broker liquidity provider to retail FX brokers and institutions, announced today that it has added UBS AG as a prime broker. The new arrangement will expand the range of brokers and institutions that can…

June 22nd, 2015

Advanced Markets & Fortex Introduce Quick Start Brokerage Solutions for New FX Market Entrants

The Advanced Markets Ltd. & Fortex Inc. Joint Venture announces the launch of turnkey Start Your Own Brokerage packages to provide access to the world’s fastest growing market – Forex. Start Your Own Brokerage packages by Advanced Markets & Fortex provide access to the fastest growing high margin FX marketspace with 24 hour a day…

June 15th, 2015

Natallia Hunik reveals Advanced Markets and Fortex new direction

Natallia Hunik speaks to Andrew Saks-McLeod in New York City about Advanced Markets joint venture with Fortex, how technology will prevent any fallout from future volatility, the onboarding of UBS as a prime brokerage, the company’s imminent Shanghai opening and custodial accounts from Macquarie Bank. Natallia Hunik, Global Head of Sales at Advanced Markets LLC &…

June 15th, 2015

Advanced Markets’ CEO Anthony Brocco Discusses CFDs, Institutional Clients

Finance Magnates spoke with Anthony Brocco, CEO of Advanced Markets, for the latest development of its Contracts-for-difference (CFD) offering to its institutional clientele. His interview can be read in full below. 1. What was the impetus behind launching a CFD offering for clients, or was there a pent up interest from your institutional clients? As…

June 11th, 2015

Advanced Markets Teams with Fortex in Joint Venture

FAM Clearing, LLC to Deliver Prime-of-Prime Service and End-to-End Trading Technologies to FX Market Lacking Access to Bank Prime Services Advanced Markets, a wholesale provider of liquidity, technology, and credit solutions to banks and brokers and Fortex, Inc., a leading FX ECN trading platform, today announced that they have formed a joint venture, FAM Clearing, LLC….

May 11th, 2015

ADVANCED MARKETS LAUNCHES CONTRACTS FOR DIFFERENCE

Advanced Markets announces the availability of CFD trading CHARLOTTE, NC—May 11, 2015—Advanced Markets Ltd., an ASIC licensed leading Prime of Prime (PoP) brokerage and top-tier liquidity provider to institutional brokerage firms, announced today the addition of 10 CFD products to their product suite. The offering is geared towards wholesale institutional clients that are looking to…

March 25th, 2015

ADVANCED MARKETS AND FORTEX HIRE GLOBAL SALES TEAM Team Will Expand Distribution of Institutional Prime Brokerage, Liquidity and Technology Solutions

Advanced Markets Ltd., a prime-of-prime liquidity provider, and Fortex, Inc., a multi-asset trading platform provider, today announced the hiring of a global, 10-person sales team formerly affiliated with Boston Technologies Inc. The team will build the two firms’ global sales presence with key personnel located in Shanghai, London and Boston. Advanced Markets and Fortex have co-developed…

January 28th, 2015

ADVANCED MARKETS LAUNCHES SPOT NATURAL GAS CONTRACT New Product Broadens Array of Spot Energy Products for Wholesale Clients

Advanced Markets Ltd., a wholesale provider of liquidity, technology and credit solutions to brokers and banks, has launched trading in spot natural gas. The new product represents an expansion of the firm’s energy product complex, which debuted last year.   Unlike other available commodity offerings, the new contract follows cash market conventions, including overnight rolls…

January 20th, 2015

Advanced Markets Statement re CHF Volatility

Advanced Markets, a provider of prime of prime solutions to leading FX brokers,  today announced that it weathered the extreme market volatility this week with only a few minor issues.  Advanced Markets’ risk management systems and liquidity providers were able to mitigate trading losses.  In addition, the firm’s well-capitalized wholesale clientele were able to cover…

November 24th, 2014

ADVANCED MARKETS LAUNCHES FOX™ FX BLOCK TRADING FACILITY

New Liquidity Protocol Facilitates Large Trades, Minimizes Information Leakage, “Phantom Liquidity”  CHARLOTTE, NC—November 24, 2014—Advanced Markets, a provider of foreign exchange direct market access (DMA)  solutions, today launched Full Order eXecution (FOX), a new facility that enables buy-side market participants to execute large trades anonymously in a single transaction with a single bank liquidity provider….

November 24th, 2014

ADVANCED MARKETS AND FORTEX LAUNCH OPEN ALGO ENGINE Algo X Engine Supports Strategy Development in JavaScript and C#

Advanced Markets Ltd., a prime-of-prime solutions provider, and Fortex Inc., a leading independent developer of real-time, multi-asset trading platforms, today released Algo X, a new open source algorithmic engine that enables traders to develop algorithms in standard computer languages including JavaScript and C#. The Algo X engine runs within Fortex 6, a new front-end trading…

October 6th, 2014

ADVANCED MARKETS EXPANDS BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Advanced Markets has expanded its Charlotte business development team with two hires Irene Kambouris and Ahmed Attyea. Both join as Vice President and report to Anthony Brocco, Executive Chairman and Sales Director.  Before joining Advanced Markets, Ms. Kamobouris was financial consultant manager at Teletrade Group-Greece and previously Senior Treasury Officer at Hellenic PostBank S.A., where…

September 8th, 2014

FULLY SEGREGATED CUSTODY FACILITY EXPANDED TO ASIA Industy’s Most Secure Credit Structure Launched in Hong Kong

Advanced Markets Ltd. now provides a fully segregated triparty custody account for qualifying brokers and fund managers based in Asia. The account structure, which is available in the US, enables brokers and fund managers to open and maintain custody accounts in their name for their margin funds. The accounts are subject to a three-way account…

July 28th, 2014

ADVANCED MARKETS LAUNCHES ENERGY/EMERGING MARKETS FX Broadens Array of Spot Commodities to Energy

Advanced Markets Ltd., a wholesale provider of liquidity, technology and credit foreign exchange and metals brokerage solutions, has launched trading in spot crude oil, Russian ruble and Thai baht. The launch of the new products marks the firm’s entry into energy trading and expands its offering of non-G10 currencies. The new spot oil contracts, which…

July 1st, 2014

E-FOREX SPEAKS WITH ADVANCED MARKETS’ FOUNDER ANTHONY BROCCO

e-Forex speaks with Anthony Brocco, Executive Chairman of Advanced Markets Ltd., a company that now serves more than 40,000 clients across 30 countries globally. Read the full story here. | View e-Forex article.

June 19th, 2014

ADVANCED MARKETS ADDS DEUTSCHE BANK FX PRIME BROKERAGE Extends Credit Options Offered with Deutsche Bank

Advanced Markets Ltd. now offers foreign exchange prime brokerage services through Deutsche Bank. The addition of Deutsche Bank expands the credit capacity of Advanced Markets and enables existing Deutsche Bank prime brokerage clients to designate the bank as its prime broker when trading via Advanced Markets. The new service expands the range of credit options…

March 31st, 2014

ADVANCED MARKETS LAUNCHES DMAFLEX™ FOR INSTITUTIONS

Currenex ECN Platform Linked to DMA and Non-Bank Liquidity March 31, 2014—Advanced Markets, Ltd, a provider of wholesale and institutional liquidity, technology and credit solutions, today launched DMAflex, a new liquidity offering for Currenex customers using  prime broker credit. The new product combines Advanced Markets’ signature direct market access (DMA) low latency, multibank liquidity with…

February 18th, 2014

ADVANCED MARKETS LAUNCHES PLATINUM, PALLADIUM TRADING New Products Are First Under Restructured Regulatory Paradigm

CHARLOTTE, NC—February 17, 2014—Advanced Markets Ltd., a wholesale provider of liquidity, technology and credit foreign exchange and metals solutions to the global bank and brokerage industry, launched trading in spot platinum and palladium today. The new metals products will be priced and traded through Advanced Markets’ Direct Market Access (DMA) market structure, enabling market end…

September 23rd, 2013

ADVANCED MARKETS TAPS DEPAOLIS FOR INSTITUTIONAL FX

Advanced Markets, a wholesale provider of foreign exchange liquidity, technology and credit solutions to banks and brokers, has hired Henry DePaolis a Director, Institutional FX. In his new role, DePaolis will focus on relationships with bank liquidity providersas well as institutional buy side market participants. DePaolis has more than two decades of foreign exchange experience….

July 22nd, 2012

E-FOREX: UltiMT AN EXCITING SOLUTION FOR MT4 BROKERS

UltiMT represents major leaps forward for MetaTrader brokers, banks and traders in terms of technology, operational stability and low latency direct market access. The solution’s system architecture unifies all functions in one platform, eliminating virtually all integration points that cause system failures and latency. The system’s stability is remarkable. In live beta installations, UltiMT has…

June 22nd, 2012

“DMA is our DNA,” Q+A WITH ADVANCED MARKETS

Q: Advanced Markets focuses on direct market access or DMA. Can you explain a bit what DMA is and what is your DMA offering? A: Direct market access is exactly what it sounds like. We provide traders with direct, low latency access to spot FX liquidity provided by 10 bank market makers. The rates you…

June 1st, 2012

UltiMT™ METATRADER BROKER SOLUTION LAUNCHES

Advanced Markets, a leading provider of foreign exchange direct market access (DMA) and Fortex, Inc., a leading independent developer of real-time, multi-asset trading platforms, today announced the release of UltiMT, a technology, liquidity and credit offering that enables banks and brokers to provide MetaTrader front-end system traders with direct, high-speed access to multibank foreign exchange…

January 9th, 2011

ADVANCED MARKETS INTRODUCES INDUSTRY’S FIRST FULLY SEGREGATED TRIPARTY CUSTODY ACCOUNT STRUCTURE

Advanced Markets (AM), A Direct Market Access (DMA) FX trading firm, has announced a strategic partnership with Deutsche Bank National Trust Company (DBNTC) to offer an innovative fiduciary global deposit solution to its clients. The product will be offered to AM’s global corporate, institutional and high net worth- qualified individuals that trade foreign exchange on…