June 01, 2021 - Bank-owned FX and Precious Metals streaming price provider FXSpotStream has released volume figures for May 2021 over its network of 15 banks The company posted an Average Daily Volume (ADV) of $47.335 billion, a decrease of 2.81% Month-on-Month compared to April. (ADV figures for May are based on 21 trading days.)

May 2021 represented the 3rd highest volume month for FSS this year - just $6 billion short of a 3rd consecutive $1 trillion month.

FXSpotStream ADV May 2021.png FXSpotStream Historical Monthly ADV: January 2016 - May 2021

The May figure of $47.335 billion represents an increase of 31.09% compared to April 2020 (Year on Year), with overall volume Year on Year increased 31.09% to $994.044 billion.

FXSpotStream’s ADV YTD (January-May 2021 vs January-May 2020) increased 14.97% to $49.959 billion when compared to the same period last year.

During 2020, FXSpotStream added Barclays and Societe Generale to its list of Primary Bank Liquidity Providers, making a total of 15 banks supplying liquidity over its network. The full list of banks include:

  • Bank of America
  • Barclays
  • BNP Paribas
  • Citi
  • Commerzbank AG
  • Credit Suisse
  • Goldman Sachs
  • HSBC
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Morgan Stanley
  • MUFG
  • Societe Generale
  • Standard Chartered
  • State Street
  • UBS

Today's volume figures announcement also confirmed that FXSpotStream's launch of support for FX Algos and Allocations is on track to go live this month. Further information about the FX Algo and Allocations offering from FXSpotStream, click here.

See FXSpotStream's Monthly ADV history and their relative performance against other venues by visiting the LiquidityFinder Market Volumes chart for Major FX Trading Venues here:

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