EBS Direct suffers outage, trades unmatched overnight

Relationship-based platform experiences technical problems

A man staring into a stack of racks in frustration

Relationship-based currency trading platform EBS Direct has suffered an outage in Asian hours on Thursday, leaving trades unmatched in the system and affecting both liquidity providers and liquidity takers, a person familiar with the matter told FX Week.

An EBS spokesperson confirmed that the glitch occured and said the operational issue has been resolved before London trading kicked off. The outage did not affect its EBS Market platform.

"EBS Direct experienced a short outage in the Asia

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact customer services - www.fx-markets.com/static/contact-us, or view our subscription options here: https://subscriptions.fx-markets.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a FX Markets account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: