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About Molten Markets

Molten Markets is a provider of high performance foreign exchange platforms and marketplaces, utilizing the latest technology to deliver truly transparent, honest and open trading environments with deep and consistent liquidity, ensuring provable best execution for every trade.

Molten Markets Headquarter Location

143 Rowayton Ave.

Rowayton, Connecticut, 06853,

United States

855-341 7792

Latest Molten Markets News

Simon Wilson-Taylor Leaves EBS to Launch Fintech Startup

Aug 4, 2020

FX industry veteran Simon Wilson-Taylor has parted ways with CME-owned trading platform EBS, ending nearly five-year tenure with the FX business of the US futures exchange. Simon had been Head of EBS Institutional since 2015. He joined the company after EBS BrokerTec acquired the firm he founded, Molten Markets, as part of the deal. Wilson-Taylor was the CEO of Molten Markets, a specialist in foreign exchange trading technology for funds and other investment managers, since 2012 and joined EBS BrokerTec in New York as head of EBS Institutional FX. He was initially contracted to stay for 2 years, but have continued to lead the business for nearly 5 years as they established EBSI as an FX EMS and real-time TCA platform for asset managers. CME Group completed its £3.9 billion acquisition of London-based NEX Group in 2018, forming a combined company for futures, cash and OTC markets. Suggested articles The Startup Helping Real Estate Websites Achieve ADA Compliance Go to article >> During his stint, he led the business serving the needs of asset managers globally and helped build on its traditional stronghold in interbank foreign exchange market. EBS is one of the dominant players in the interbank trade, which forms a large chunk of the wholesale forex market. Wilson-Taylor’s career encompasses different senior roles as he worked in the financial markets for 35 years, including leadership positions at State Street, HSBC, Record Currency Management and UBS. Most recently, Simon led the formation of a fintech startup called FICCit Inc which explores among other things the crypto world, tapping into his lengthy experience in building and operating FX trading platforms and venues for asset managers. Simon joins the list of FX veterans that have crossed over to the crypto camp, including Justin Hertzberg who has been appointed as the first CEO of Liquid Financial USA Inc., the US arm of Japanese cryptocurrency platform Liquid.com. Since 2013, Mr. Hertzberg has been serving as CEO of US-based global introducing broker  Forest Park FX , a position he maintains alongside his foray into the crypto space. Share this article

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