BARX FX offers aggregated market view with Gator


Barclays have announced their own client visible aggregator which combines multiple venues, futures & crosses to produce spot liquidity. In their words “we handle the routing to multiple venues, converting futures to spot and netting derived liquidity from crosses back into the desired currency pair.” More detail here.

Gator Grid

Gator Grid

My comment: aggregation via Gator & algo via PowerFill are an interesting mix. And this provides a view of how Single Dealer Platforms can aggregate other asset classes such as SEFs (as we have mentioned previously).

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  1. […] Banks, such as Barclays now offer FX Aggregation solutions to clients as part of BARX FX, the service is called  BARX FX/Gator. […]

  2. […] BARX FX offers aggregated market view with Gator […]

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