Saxo wins Best Forex Broker at Finance Magnates Awards
Award acknowledges SaxoTraderGo success
Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, today announced that it has been voted Best Forex Broker 2015 at the annual Finance Magnates Awards.
The event, held in the City of London, was attended by over 1,500 of the industry’s leading professionals and executives, representing nearly 500 companies across the forex, binary options and FinTech sectors.
This award win underpins a strong run of recent accolades for Saxo Bank, including the bank’s SaxoTraderGo platform being named on Global Finance’s 2015 Innovators in Foreign Exchange list in September, as well as being named “Best White Label Technology Provider” at FX Week’s e-FX awards in July.
Commenting on the win, Neil Browning, Head of FX Sales, said: “We are delighted that Saxo Bank continues to be recognised for its leadership in FX trading and unparalleled market offering. In raising the industry bar, we have become a partner of choice for the online forex trading community.”
Browning added: “The launch of Saxo TraderGO has significantly enhanced our multi-asset trading capabilities including FX, ensuring that clients have the tools to trade in any economic cycle through access to a wide range of products, speed and reliability.”
SaxoTraderGO is the bank’s next generation platform launched in May 2015 and built with Saxo’s OpenAPI as its foundation. The OpenAPI offers functionality across the trade cycle – from pre-trade, execution and post-trade services for ETFs, cash stocks, CFDs, futures, Options and FX.
Saxo Bank Group (Saxo) is a leading Fintech specialist focused on multi-asset trading and investment and delivering ‘Banking-as-a-Service’ to wholesale clients.
For 25 years, Saxo’s mission has been to democratize investment and trading, enabling clients by facilitating their seamless access to global capital markets through technology and expertise.
As a fully licensed and regulated bank, Saxo enables its direct clients to trade multiple asset classes across global financial markets from one single margin account and across multiple devices. Additionally, Saxo provides wholesale institutional clients such as banks and brokers with multi-asset execution, prime brokerage services and trading technology, supporting the full value chain delivering Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS).
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 launching its first online trading platform in 1998, Saxo Bank was a Fintech even before the term was created. Headquartered in Copenhagen Saxo today employs more than 1500 people in financial centers around the world including London, Paris, Zurich, Dubai, Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Tokyo.