The Global Foreign Exchange Committee was established in May 2017 as a forum bringing together central banks and private sector participants with the aim to promote a robust, fair, liquid, open, and appropriately transparent Foreign Exchange (FX) market in which a diverse set of participants, supported by resilient infrastructure, are able to confidently and effectively transact at competitive prices that reflect available information and in a manner that conforms to acceptable standards of behaviour.

The FX Global Code is a set of global principles of good practice in the foreign exchange market... READ MORE

Download the FX Global Code August 2018  

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Mr Guy Debelle, Chair of the GFXC, and other GFXC members and senior market participants explain the importance of the GFXC for the foreign exchange market and why adherence to the Code’s principles of good practice is vital to promote the effective functioning of the market.

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The GFXC focuses on the following areas; buy-side outreach; anonymous trading; disclosures; algorithmic trading and transaction cost analysis; and execution principles. More information can be found here.

25 September 2020

GFXC meets via videoconference to discuss the progress of the FX Global Code review, trading conditions and settlement risk. Read the Press Release

25 September 2020

GFXC releases paper on operational challenges facing the FX industry during Covid-19 outbreak. Read the paper

23 June 2020

GFXC meets via teleconference to discuss FX market conditions, impact of Covid-19 on industry Read the Press Release and   the proceedings

26 March 2020

GFXC issues Statement on FX Market Conditions Read the Press Release