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Saxo Bank wins Best Prime-of-Prime Broker and Best Retail FX Platform at the FX Markets e-FX awards 2021

We are proud to announce that, for the second year running, Saxo Bank has won the “Best Retail FX platform” and the “Best Prime of Prime Broker” in the prestigious e-FX Awards organised by FX Markets.

A multiple award winner, Saxo has been recognised regularly in these categories – having won FX Markets e-FX awards every year between 2013 and 2021, with 2019 being the exception. The longstanding affirmation from FX Markets is a clear acknowledgement of Saxo’s leading position in the space.

For the 19th edition, the FX Markets e-FX Awards recognise the dedication, skill and creativity that market participants pour into the growing, changing world of electronic foreign exchange trading.

Peter Plester

Head of FX Prime Brokerage Sales, UK, comments: 
“Winning the FX Markets awards for Best Retail FX Platform and Best Prime of Prime Provider for the second year running is a great achievement, and is testament to the continuing investment we have made in both product and service over the past year. 

“In the past 12 months, we have experienced record growth and have supported our FX prime of prime (PoP) clients through these challenging market conditions while adapting to a new working environment offering unrivalled connectivity, access to liquidity and service. We remain committed to helping clients manage risk and access opportunities, and have improved our offering with access to new instruments and products to ensure we are the optimal Prime-of-Prime provider for clients.”

Henrik Holst

Head of Trading Platforms, comments:
“We are incredibly honoured to receive the award for the Best Retail FX platform. Over the past year, we have seen increased demand among seasoned retail FX traders for software that can help them to closely monitor and analyse the market to navigate volatility, and give them the agility to quickly to build or exit positions in choppy markets. 

“The growth we have witnessed and the tools we have provided to our clients to help them to navigate once-in-a-generation market conditions have been well-received by our clients, and we are happy and proud that our work is recognised by a leading industry publication. We will continue to innovate to ensure our features and offerings meet the evolving needs of increasingly sophisticated clients.”

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Saxo Bank is a leading Fintech specialist that connects people to investment opportunities in global capital markets. As a provider of multi-asset trading and investment, Saxo Bank’s vision is to enable people to fulfil their financial aspirations and make an impact. Saxo’s user-friendly and personalised platform experience gives investors exactly what they need, when they need it, no matter if they want to actively trade global markets or invest into their future.

Founded in 1992, Saxo Bank was one of the first financial institutions to develop an online trading platform that provided private investors with the same tools and market access as professional traders, large institutions, and fund managers. Saxo combines an agile fintech mindset with close to 30 years of experience and track record in global capital markets to deliver a state-of-the-art experience to clients. The Saxo Bank Group holds four banking licenses and is well regulated globally. Saxo offers clients around the world broad access to global capital markets across asset classes, where they can trade more than 71,000 instruments in over 26 languages from one single margin account. The Saxo Bank Group also powers more than 200 financial institutions as partners by boosting the investment experience they can offer their clients via its open banking technology.

Headquartered in Copenhagen, Saxo Bank’s client assets total more than 100 bn USD and the company has more than 2,500 financial and technology professionals in financial centers around the world including London, Singapore, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Paris, Zurich, Dubai and Tokyo. For more information, please visit:

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