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3 Reasons Why You Should Have A DARWIN

16 January 2018

In this post, we are going to explain the 3 main advantages of becoming a DARWIN provider. But before you start reading it, let me ask you 3 simple questions: Are you a trader? Are you even a talented trader? Do you dream of living off your trading talent but have no assets under management […]

MAMs, EAs, PAMMs, Signals

23 November 2017

Manage peanuts, make peanuts If you’re not in asset management, MAMMs, EAs, PAMMs, Signals or Hedge Funds mean little to you… But if you are, they’re all derivatives of Archimedes / Galileo’s principle you should only ignore at your peril! This lesson is a must, and why this post covers: The rules of the Asset Management […]

Long-Tail investment comes full circle

21 November 2017

Long-Tail Investment comes full circle Today is a happy day! THA is the first  long-tail investment to come full-circle: Finbou has paused THA to new investment. Please note that THA‘s pause is: To new investment – it will not be possible to buy THA, but existing investors remain in the DARWIN! Temporary, until we measure marginal slippage with 3.5 MM AuM […]

Why Darwinex is the DARWIN Exchange

2 November 2017

Why we are the Darwin Exchange When first trying to understand the DARWIN Exchange, Investors often ask questions like: How does Darwinex filter for trader quality? Which DARWIN / Trader should I back? How many traders make up an ideal portfolio? Our answer is: we are the Darwin Exchange. We don’t curate traders, and we […]

GBPUSD Spike – explained

21 September 2017

3 seconds before market close on the night from September 19th to September 20th, 2017, Darwinex experienced a significant price spike on GBPUSD. In this blog-post we explain what happened, & what we did about it. On a related note, we have scheduled this webinar to explain the process of liquidity aggregation for our OTC […]

Gearing up for MiFID 2: our preparations and plea to ESMA

19 September 2017

MifiD 2 – a pan-european piece of financial legislation applies from January 3rd, 2018. 10 years in the making, MifiD 2 builds on its predecessor, “to improve the functioning of financial markets, making them more efficient, resilient and transparent.” Whilst the overall scope of MiFID 2 is way beyond our scope … MiFID 2 & Retail Brokerage […]

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