And how did their traders fair in January from previous?
FXCM records second best month ever of retail volumes at $450B after Franc set-back
FXCM Inc (NYSE:FXCM) today announced certain key operating metrics for January 2015 for its retail and institutional FX business. It’s main competitor within the ‘states Gain Capital, yesterday reported their operating metrics for January, with their retail volumes increasing 18% MoM to $279.6 billion. Meanwhile, today we learned that FXCM reported a 3% MoM gain for it’s second best performance on record for retail clients at $450 billion. You can see in the chart below for FXCM that as retail volumes are trending up the last few months, it’s institutional business has been slowing down… Per part of the ... (full story)