Saxo celebrates double win at 2017 Finance Magnates Awards
Cements status as market leader in multi-asset and FX trading
Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, announces that it has won Best FX Broker and Best Multi-Asset Trading Platform at the 2017 Finance Magnates Awards.
Commenting on the wins, Christian Lund Hammer, Head of Platforms at Saxo Bank, said:
"We are delighted to have been recognized once again as an industry leader in trading and investing. SaxoTraderGO is the product of over twenty years of innovation and experience in trading infrastructure and the platform’s continuous evolution is testament to the maturing needs of our client base. As ever, we hope to build on this momentum next year and continue to deliver award-winning solutions.”
SaxoTraderGO pioneers the trading industry’s definitive move towards seamless trading on multiple devices and away from legacy proprietary systems of the past.
Since launching in May 2015, Saxo has continuously added new instruments and functionality to its multi-asset and multi-device platform. Clients can now trade over 35,000 instruments across different asset classes and Saxo offers bonds, stocks, ETF’s, CFD’s, futures, options and FX from one account on the platform. Clients on SaxoTraderGO will also get free access to a large universe of fundamental research and technical trade signals integrated directly in the platform for easy access.
Neil Browning, Global Head of FX Sales at Saxo Bank, said in a comment:
“The Best FX Broker award is a testament to our commitment to give access to tools and features aimed at facilitating greater transparency, control and potential price improvement on every trade. Our full suite of services for FX clients is being continuously enhanced around our core pillars: market access, liquidity, and technology wrapped in innovative and stable services delivering best execution for our clients”.
“Relentless focus on adding value to clients as well as innovation in a collaborative form with a cohesive team are simple keys to the continued success of any business. Our order execution model sets us apart from our peers. It is our niche – the effective fill and the quality of the fill, and the underlying monitoring and the value of our execution statistics, as well as our commitment to the code of conduct really set us apart”.
Recent additions include the implementation of Order Driven Execution for FX Spot, FX Forwards and CFDs, which provides a safer and more efficient way to fill client orders, and the signing of a partnership with Autochartist to make automated technical analysis tools and live trade signals available across asset classes.
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.