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BNP Paribas champions innovation in credit distribution with CobaltFX’s Dynamic Credit

Source: CobaltFX

BNP Paribas, an early adopter of CobaltFX's Dynamic Credit, further expands its engagement with CobaltFX, part of United Fintech, to address regulatory and industry concerns, setting a new standard for precision and effectiveness in market operations.

Following the onboarding of Dynamic Credit, BNP Paribas has expanded the solution to simplify and streamline the allocation of credit for FX transactions between banks and improve access to liquidity. Now covering over 100 counterparty banks, BNP calculates Dynamic Credit across 12 Electronic Communication Networks (ECNs), optimising global credit and eliminating carve-outs.

This strategic expansion underscores BNP Paribas's commitment to innovation and efficiency in credit allocation, enhancing market access for Financial Institutions worldwide. By harnessing the power of CobaltFX's Dynamic Credit and the newly developed CobaltFX Analytics, BNP Paribas addresses regulatory concerns and sets a new standard for precision and effectiveness in market operations.

Joe Nash, Head of Global Macro Digital at BNP commented "We see this as an important initiative to address regulatory and industry body concerns about the over-allocation and inefficiencies of credit distribution on dealer to dealer venues. Moreover, this approach, combined with CobaltFX Analytics allows us to right size our limit for each counterparty whilst improving market access with them”

Darren Coote, CEO of CobaltFX, part of United Fintech expressed: "This systemic problem has been long over-looked but there are a group of leaders in the industry that understand the benefits of this unique approach. We are very grateful for BNP's leadership in this regard.”

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