BVMF3 introduced two mini currency futures contracts, including the mini USD contract (WDO) and the mini EUR contract (WEU), and six new currency futures contracts, which include the BRL/NZD contract (NZD), BRL/CHF contract (CHF), BRL/CNY contract (CNY), BRL/TRY contract (TRY), BRL/CLP contract (CLP), and the BRL/ZAR contract (ZAR).
OANDA Corporation established a new operation, OANDA Japan Incorporated.
GAIN Capital is now offering live comparison data, demonstrating the accuracy of its pricing relative to the larger OTC FX marketplace.
Alpari announced the addition of new Emerging Market and Exotic currency pairs available to its retail and pro traders.
FXCM announced that its subsidiary FXCM Japan Securities Co. has agreed on terms to acquire Japanese FX broker Foreland Forex Co., subject to certain adjustments.
MarkitSERV announced that it has agreed to acquire Logicscope Limited, a leading provider of post-trade workflow solutions and straight-through-processing (STP) for foreign exchange (FX) transactions.
Alpari announced that the Alpari JForex platform, powered by Dukascopy Bank SA, is now available to all traders.