About Saxo

We are leading fintech and regtech specialists, connecting traders, investors and partners to more than 35,000 instruments – across all asset classes – from a single account.

What we do

We build digital platforms to facilitate multi-asset market access and provide clients of all sizes with professional-grade tools, industry-leading prices and best-in-class service.

  • Trading

    We provide active traders with a single, cross-collateralised account from which they can trade 35,000+ instruments across asset classes – including CFDs, stocks, forex, ETFs and more.

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  • Partnerships

    Through open banking solutions, we power more than 120 banks and brokers and over 300 financial intermediaries, providing them with multi-asset execution, prime brokerage services and trading technology.

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    We democratise trading and investment

    In 1998 we launched one of the first online trading platforms, making professional-grade tools and multi-asset market access available to everyone.

    We continue to break down barriers in global capital markets through our fintech expertise. By delivering premium service, competitive prices and intuitive platforms, we empower traders and investors to take control of their financial future.

Licensed, secure and stable

Licensed, secure and stable

Fully regulated, globally trusted

When you choose Saxo, you’re choosing to trade with a fully regulated industry leader, who adheres to strict regulatory requirements in in 15 jurisdictions, including Denmark, the UK and Singapore.

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Protecting your funds

Ensuring our clients’ funds are protected is of the utmost importance to us. When you make a deposit into a Saxo account, your money is guaranteed as:

  • It’s safeguarded in at least one segregated account
  • It’s protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme
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Robust financial strength

When you open a Saxo account, you’re joining a financially stable partner, who serves clients in over 120 countries, holds USD 16 billion assets under management and processes more than one million client transactions every day.

Multi-asset liquidity, quality execution

Multi-asset liquidity

We source low latency, deep liquidity – across asset classes – from multiple venues including Tier 1 banks, MTFs, ECNs, SIs, interdealer brokers and 36 exchanges.

High-quality execution

Our order-driven execution model provides greater liquidity, with a focus on potential price improvements and minimising forced position liquidations.

Transparent model

Our client-focused approach results in competitive pricing for either DMA or principal-style execution, and aligns our interests with those of our clients.

An award-winning partner

For over 25 years we have set the benchmark within our industry, and consistently win the highest accolades for our products, platforms and service.

Ownership structure

Saxo Bank A/S is a privately owned company. Geely Financials Denmark A/S, a subsidiary of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., Ltd, owns 50.89 percent of the shares of Saxo Bank. Saxo Bank Founder and CEO Kim Fournais owns 27.53 percent of the Bank’s shares, while Sampo Plc, a leading Nordic financial services group, owns 19.43 percent of the shares. The remaining shares are held by minority shareholders including a number of current and former employees of the Bank.

Saxo Bank Group Board of Management

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Kim Fournais

Founder and CEO

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Søren Kyhl

Deputy CEO and chief operating officer

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Steen Blaafalk

Chief financial and risk officer

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Saxo Group Board of Directors

Daniel Donghui Li

Chairman

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Henrik Normann

Vice-chairman

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Ian Zhang

Board Member

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Patrick Lapveteläinen

Board Member

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Preben Damgaard

Board Member

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    Legal information

    Saxo Bank A/S is a fully licensed Danish bank under the supervision of the Danish FSA and subject to stringent financial reporting requirements and specific client-handling regulations.

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Opening an account is easy

Register

Choose an account tier and submit your application

Fund

Add funds quickly and securely via debit card or bank transfer

Trade

Access 42,000+ instruments across all asset classes

Trade responsibly
All trading carries risk. Read more. To help you understand the risks involved we have put together a series of Key Information Documents (KIDs) highlighting the risks and rewards related to each product. Read more

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