New Frontiers in FX Data


Quandl Inc.  |  625 Church St. Suite 400, Toronto, ON  |  M4Y 1G2


A must-watch for FX trading desks, 
liquidity and execution providers, 
and buy-side firms.

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Did you know that every company is now a data company? In today’s data-driven business environment, we are producing vast amounts of information that is quickly becoming an important commodity for investment professionals.

New Frontiers in FX Data

Hosted by Quandl's Chief Data Officer Abraham Thomas and featuring Forrester's Principal Analyst Jennifer Belissent, PhD, this webinar discusses the data product design process. 

Abraham and Jennifer will cover topics that include:

  • The evolution of the data economy

  • The democratization of "data"

  • How to evaluate your data's quality
     and value 

  • Reaching a potential audience 
     for your asset

The history of FX data advantages and regulatory, informational and macroeconomic changes in the FX market

How firms are using new FX datasets for prop trading, best execution, operations and risk

How to leverage the unprecedented coverage, granularity and timeliness of CLS data

How (and why) 4 out of the 5 largest US investment banks use CLS data on price, volume and flow

About our Speakers:

Executive Director, Master of Finance program,
The Rady School of Management, UCSD


Michael was an MD in Multi-Asset Strategies at BlackRock, and the head of Currency and FI Research at Barclays Global Investors.

He has taught at Berkeley, UCLA and Northwestern, and currently leads the Master of Finance program at the Rady School.  

Abraham spearheaded the development of CLS volume, price, and flow data products on the Quandl platform. He was part of a team of data scientists and academics who produced the first research proving the value of volume data for FX strategies.  

Co-founder, Chief Data Officer at Quandl