The Full FX Podcast: Currency Matters
Posted by Colin Lambert. Last updated: September 15, 2021
In the first episode of a three-part special, Colin Lambert and Lee Oliver, who recently stepped away from the FX industry after 40-year in various roles, talk through the modern history of the FX market, swap a few war stories, and look at how the industry is evolving today – all through the prism of Oliver’s career.
Part One deals with the early days of voice broking desks, being a “jub”, getting “stuffed”, the concept of points banks, early correlation trading, unusual training regimes, and, naturally, occasionally outrageous entertainment. There is also time for a discussion on last look and the future of voice broking and FX sales, as well as the appearance of an unusual phrase on this podcast – a pint of port!