Lombard Odier bolsters FX trading with smartTrade

The end-to-end liquidity solution by smartTrade will connect Lombard Odier with 130 liquidity providers across FX spot, forwards, swaps, NDFs, options, and precious metals.

TP ICAP rebrands data and analytics division

Combined data and analytics and post-trade business at TP ICAP, Parameta Solutions, will provide clients with OTC proprietary data, benchmarks, and indices.

Machine learning futures algo trading surges at JP Morgan

Peter Ward, global head of futures and options electronic execution at JP Morgan, tells Hayley McDowell that buy-side adoption of its reinforcement learning FICC futures algorithms has surged in recent years, accelerated by the market volatility in 2020.