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PACE FX is a market leading foreign exchange (FX) trading platform powered by BARX FX, Barclays Capital’s multi-award winning trading platform. Superior technology coupled with Absa Capital’s market liquidity provides clients with a reliable and robust dealing environment.

PACE FX is the next generation in FX execution for the South African market and provides a complete solution for a client’s FX requirements:

  • Real-time execution in over 30 currencies up to one year forward
  • Live ‘single-click’ executable streaming prices for spot, forwards and swaps
  • Precision pricing in both spot and forward outrights
  • Configurable pricing displays, rate calculators and quick deal panels
  • Multiple spot and forward deal booking functionality
  • Live streaming ticker, intraday tick charts and news feeds
  • Access to research, charting and analysis
  • Exceptional execution speed, reliability and stability
  • Access to live fully customisable trade blotters
  • Downloadable historic deal information providing a clear audit trail for future reference
  • Customisable user access depending on requirements
  • Multi-level approval for trades providing additional levels of security
  • No minimum trade size - maximum trade size as per available limits
  • Straight through processing and links to risk capability

 The benefits of using PACE FX include:

  • Real-time access to executable pricing
  • Improved control over FX execution
  • Ease of use and instant deal confirmation
  • Market information to assist with informed decision making
  • Back and middle-office efficiencies, through information sharing and reporting
  • Full audit trail on transactions
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