Company Overview

LMAX Exchange is a London based multilateral trading facility (MTF) for FX trading and was originally founded by Betfair. In 2012 management bought the company. LMAX Exchange provides low latency, order-driven execution venue for electronic trading of FX based on a global exchange infrastructure with matching engines in London, New York and Tokyo. Products covered include FX, Precious Metals, Equity Indices and Commodities. It operates an open order book, driven by market/limit orders against streaming, no 'last look' limit orders supplied by liquidity providers. Total FX trading volume across exchanges of US$3.5 Trillion, up 15% from 2018 Total spot crypto currency volume of $53 Billion, increase of 14X from 2018 In Nov 2019 LMAX started publishing Daily Volumes

Type of business
Data Source
Electronic Trading

  Corporate Details

Date of UpdateUnknown
HeadquartersLondon, United Kingdom
Market Cap US$N/A
Revenue US$59.6 Million
OwnershipPrivate: Management Buy Out
ManagementChief Executive Officer: David Mercer Chief Operating Officer: Scott Moffat Global Head of FX Strategy: Patrick Bartle

  Website Analysis

Alexa Rank212,016
TypeData Source
Client CaseElectronic Trading
CoverageUnited Kingdom, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, United States
Asset ClassesUnknown
Compliance & RiskUnknown
Indices & BenchmarksUnknown
Reference DataYES
Economic DataUnknown

  Key Products & Services

LMAX Exchange data offers streaming, real-time, full order book market and trade data with no ‘last look’, streaming executable prices for 102 instruments in London Exchange, 58 in New York & 71 in Tokyo Low latency feed includes the Full order book via FIX (4.2/4.4) or via binary protocol (ITCH), both real time and historic Trade data feed comprises anonymised, streaming, exchange data

  Business Potential

PresenceUnited Kingdom, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, United States
MarketInvestment Banks, Hedge Funds & Retail Brokers
Competition360T, BGC Partners, EuronextFX, Refinitiv Broking, TP ICAP & Tradition
AvailabilityDirect from LMAX
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