March - Atriax sunk by failed merger talks

Speculation about the demise of multi-bank trading portal Atriax first surfaced in March, with rumours that the troubled enterprise was in talks to merge with its arch-rival FXall. But the top-secret merger discussions -- never confirmed by either party -- foundered as a result of "towering egos, arrogance and the complete inability to make decisions," said one official close to the deal.

Other sources said Atriax, with reportedly lower volumes and less liquidity than its rival, had little to

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