BlackTree buy back shares from Saxo Bank
At the same time Saxo Bank acquires the technology built by this partnership begun in 2009. This technology will now be integrated into Saxo’s own trading infrastructure.
Claus Nielsen, Head of Markets with Saxo and former Board Member of BlackTree appointed by Saxo Bank said,
“Today’s announcement is in line with Saxo Bank’s overarching strategy of focusing on the Bank’s core competencies within trading and investment and enhancing shareholder value.
“Saxo Bank’s ambition is to continue to innovate to meet the trading needs of our clients and empower them to seize opportunities in the market. At Saxo Bank, we are delighted to continue working with Black Tree in a client capacity,” added Claus Nielsen.
Saxo Bank Group (Saxo) is a leading multi-asset trading and investment specialist, offering a complete set of trading and investment technologies, tools and strategies.
For 25 years, Saxo’s mission has been to enable individuals and institutions by facilitating their access to professional trading and investing through technology and expertise.
As a fully licensed and regulated bank, Saxo enables its private clients to trade multiple asset classes across global financial markets from one single margin account and across multiple devices. Additionally, Saxo provides institutional clients such as banks and brokers with multi-asset execution, prime brokerage services and trading technology.
Saxo’s award winning trading platforms are available in more than 20 languages and form the technology backbone of more than 100 financial institutions worldwide.
Founded in 1992 and headquartered in Copenhagen, Saxo employs more than 1500 people in financial centres around the world including London, Singapore, Paris, Zurich, Dubai and Tokyo.