Awards & recognitions

This page lists some of the awards and recognitions that the Saxo Group has received for outstanding technology, products and service.

Saxo wins Best International Share Trading Account in Finder Awards 2019 awarded Saxo for providing access to a wide range of international markets. “Users of Saxo’s Classic Account benefit from consistently low brokerage fees to trade in the US and UK markets.

Saxo is always looking to grow and strengthen its brand in Australia as a trusted, informed and innovative broker.

Saxo wins Best Boutique Prime Broker in HFM Hedge Fund Asia Awards 2019

The annual HFM Hedge Fund Asia Awards recognise and reward hedge funds and hedge fund service providers that have demonstrated exceptional customer service, innovative product development and strong and sustainable business growth over the past 12 months.

This award was given to Saxo as a recognition of its ongoing investment and focus on the hedge fund sector and its commitment to innovation and technology across traditional prime broker services.

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Saxo wins 5-Star Rating on Outstanding Value International Share Trading platforms

Canstar rates international share trading platforms using a sophisticated ratings methodology that compares both price and features. Only the top 5-10 % of products are awarded with a 5-Star Rating. The Canstar's 5-Star Rating was awarded for Saxo in 2017 and 2018 for Outstanding Value International Share Trading.

Saxo Bank wins Best Use of IT in Private Banking/Wealth Management in the Banking Technology Awards 2018

The Banking Technology Awards recognise excellence and innovation in the use of IT in financial services worldwide and allow entrants to prove the value of their technology investments, showcasing their skills, commitment, creativity and execution.

The award was given to Saxo for its triparty collaboration with OCBC Bank, one of Singapore’s top three retail banks, and WeInvest, a digital wealth service provider across Asia and the Middle East, for its efforts to make quality wealth management advise and solutions more accessible and inclusive for all customers and radically transform how they engage with their investments.

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Saxo Bank named Best Prime of Prime House at the 2018 FX Week Best Bank Awards

The awards, which are in their 24th year, are voted for by both buy-side and sell-side market participants and confirm Saxo’s position as the winner of the prime of prime of choice.

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Saxo Bank wins four awards at the 2018 Finance Magnates London Summit

The Finance Magnates Awards recognize a wide array of different top-performers, including the best providers in liquidity, execution, trading platform, marketing and performance, and other aspects of the trading industry eco-system.

Saxo Bank was awarded the following awards by industry attendees of the Finance Magnates London summit 2018:

  • Best Multi-Asset Trading Platform,
  • Best B2B Liquidity Provider,
  • Best White Label Solution and
  • Best Retail CFD Broker

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Saxo Bank voted Best Prime-of-Prime Provider at the 2018 FX Week e-FX Awards

At Saxo, we are delighted that the judges at FX Week have voted us the Best Prime-of-Prime provider for the second year running – confirming again that our clients are receiving the best service available in the market.

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Saxo Bank wins Best Margin Sector Platform in Profit & Loss FoXy awards

The win recognises Saxo’s continued use of technology and innovation to deliver fair outcomes to its clients and was determined by reader votes. The win is further evidence of our continued commitment to democratise trading and investing for clients, by harnessing technology and innovation to provide the highest quality services and execution to our clients.

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Saxo Bank wins Best Prime Broker – Technology at HFM Week European Hedge Fund Services Awards

The annual HFM Week Awards recognise and reward hedge fund service providers that have demonstrated exceptional customer service and innovative product development. The award recognises Saxo's ongoing investment in technology to deliver multi-asset prime brokerage solutions and a truly integrated experience for its hedge fund clients.

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Saxo Bank wins best mobile trading initiative at Sell Side Technology Awards

The Sell Side Technology Awards recognise the leading technologies and third party vendors in their areas of expertise through an auditable and transparent methodology developed by the publication’s senior journalists. Saxo’s transformative fixed income offering, available on mobile via SaxoTraderGO, won the Best Mobile Trading Initiative at the 2018 Sell Side Technology Awards.

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SaxoTraderGO named Best Retail FX Platform at FX Week e-FX Awards

SaxoTraderGO was awarded Best Retail FX Platform at FX Week e-FX Awards placing emphasis on criteria such as transparency, customer service, abundant information and fair trading conditions.

Saxo wins Best Platform for the Active Trader at ADVFN International Financial Awards 

The panel-judged ADVFN awards, which celebrate the best of breed products and services from across the global financial industry, recognise SaxoTraderGO as the Best Platform for Active Traders.  

Saxo Bank named “Best Forex Broker” at the prestigious Finance Magnates Awards

Chosen by industry peers the award underpins Saxo Bank’s position as leader in the FX trading market.

Saxo Bank wins “Best Prime of Prime/Retail Liquidity Provider” at the Finance Magnates Awards

The award, determined by an industry vote, recognises Saxo’s expertise in the Prime Of Prime space.

Saxo Bank named “Best Prime of Prime House” in FX Week’s Best Banks Awards

As one of the early innovators in providing FX trading solutions, Saxo Bank launched its first FX trading platform in 1998. Today, Saxo Bank’s FX platforms and technology driven prime brokerage caters to retail clients, direct institutional clients (including White Label clients) and retail aggregators.

Saxo Bank wins 'Best Overall Boutique Prime Broker'

Saxo Bank was awarded "Best Overall Boutique Prime Broker" at the HFM Awards which underpins Saxo's prime broker offerings in the hedge fund space. The award win is a testament to Saxo Bank's innovative trading technology and institutional offerings.    

Saxo Bank wins Digital Award for SaxoTraderGO

SaxoTraderGO was honoured at the prestigious Danish Digital Award as a Game Changer in the category Customer Experience. The award was given to SaxoTraderGO because the new platform not only acts as a future-proof of a vital product but raises the bar for the entire industry.

The jury emphasised the device-neutrality across mobile, tablet and desktop and the cutting-edge technology behind the platform that enables a seamless user experience.

SaxoTraderGO named ‘Best Mobile Trading Platform' at JFEX Awards

The award win is a recognition for SaxoTraderGO that since its launch only one year ago has already grown to be Saxo Bank's most popular platform across all client segments. SaxoTraderGO was honoured for its multi-asset offering and under-lying HTML5 technology that has pioneered the industry.

The event was attended by more than 2000 investors, traders and financial markets participants and is one of Jordan's most prestigious investment exhibitions.

Saxo Bank wins "Best Outsourcing Provider" for White Labelling Service in Sell-Side Technology Awards 2015

For the second year in a row Saxo Bank's institutional business has been honoured with title of "Best Outsourcing Provider" by Waters Technology at the Sell-side Technology Awards 2015.

The Sell-side Technology Awards recognise the leading technology providers through an auditable and transparent methodology underpinned by the input and experience of eight judges — four sell-side CIOs/consultants and four of Waters magazine's senior staff members.

The Sell-side Awards of 2015 were announced in New York City on April 21.

Saxo Bank named "Best White Label Technology Provider" by FX Week 2015

The FX Week e-FX awards recognise innovation and excellence throughout the industry. Saxo Bank was acknowledged as "Best White Label Technology Provider" at the E-FX Awards 2015.

The event was hosted by FX Week and took place in New York in July 2015.

SaxoTraderGO awarded as "Best Forex Mobile/Tablet Trading Application" at the UK Forex Awards 2015

The UK Forex Awards rewards companies for championing, cutting-edge technology, low-cost trading, comprehensive market research tools, advanced educational programmes and world-class customer service.

The UK Forex Awards 2015 were held in London on September 16th, and Saxo Bank was announced the winner of the prize "Best Forex Mobile/Tablet Trading Application" of 2015 with SaxoTraderGO.

Saxo Bank honoured for "Most Innovative Application of Technology" at Financial World Innovation Awards 2014

Saxo Bank's social trading innovation is recognized at the Financial World Innovation Awards 2014 as the "Most Innovative Application of Technology".

Launched in January 2014, TradingFloor was the first social trading community to feature only real traders and to offer full transparency with regard to performance and trading history.

Saxo Bank wins "World's Best Forex Broker" in the Forex Magnates London Summit

For the 2nd year in a row Saxo Bank scooped the award for the world's best Forex Broker in the Forex Magnates 2014 London Summit. The award, determined by an industry vote, is testament to Saxo Bank's continued leadership in the competitive electronic FX trading market.

Saxo Bank wins "Best Use of IT in Investment Banking" at Banking Technology Awards

Saxo Bank has reinforced its leadership in trading technology by winning Best Use of IT in Investment Banking at the Banking Technology Awards 2014.

The award, which is judged by senior members of the financial technology industry and Banking Technology's senior staff members, recognise excellence in the use of IT in financial services.

Saxo Bank wins Shares Award for "Best Online Futures & Options Provider"

Saxo Bank won Best Online Futures & Options Provider in the Shares Magazine Awards for the third year in a row. The awards which are independently voted for by Shares Magazine's readers recognise those financial services companies which continue to develop and invest in their retail offerings to the benefit of their clients.

Saxo Bank's leadership in trading innovation recognised by Global Banking and Finance Review Awards

Saxo Bank has been named Best White Label Solution Provider in the Global Banking and Finance Review Awards 2014. Saxo Bank, a pioneer in white label solutions, consistently demonstrates a commitment to quality and innovation providing clients with the knowledge, technology and infrastructure needed to be competitive in the online trading market.

SaxoMobileTrader named best mobile trading platform

SaxoMobileTrader has been named Europe's best mobile trading platform by Global Banking and Finance Review Magazine.

The trend towards the democratisation of trading and ease of access to information has spurred an evolution in retail trading, and Saxo Bank's use of state of the art technology has been key to its success in developing its mobile offering.

Saxo Bank named best multi-asset liquidity provider

Saxo Bank has been named Europe's best multi-asset liquidity provider by Global Banking and Finance Review Magazine. The multi-asset trading platform is uniquely placed to aggregate liquidity pools across asset classes for individual and institutional clients looking to consolidate their trading with a single platform.

Clients also benefit from cross asset margining, competitive pricing and tailored liquidity.

Saxo Bank wins "Best Retail Platform" by FX Week 2014

The FX Week e-FX Awards recognise industry excellence in electronic foreign exchange among banks, brokers, vendors and the buy side.

This is the sixth time Saxo Bank has won the prestigious e-FX award for Best Retail Platform.

TradingFloor named "Most Innovative Social Trading Platform" at IFM Awards 2014

Saxo Bank's has been named "Most Innovative Social Trading Platform" by International Finance Magazine at the IFM Awards 2014. Launched earlier this year, TradingFloor is the first major platform to offer multi-asset social trading. Users can share and discuss their investment decisions, or access valuable content such as market news and trade ideas from Saxo Bank's analysts and VIP authors.

The International Finance Magazine Awards recognise individuals and organisations in the international finance industry that make a significant difference and add value.

Saxo Bank wins "Best Outsourcing Provider" at Sell-side Technology Awards

Saxo Bank's Institutional business has been honoured at the Sell-Side Technology Awards 2014, winning for "Best Outsourcing Provider". Now in their second year, the Sell-side Technology Awards recognise leading technology providers through an auditable methodology and input from eight judges, including sell-side CIOs and consultants, and senior staff from Waters magazine. The Sell-Side Technology Awards were handed out in New York City on April 15.

Saxo Bank has been providing its trading technology to financial institutions since 2001, and currently more than 100 sell-side institutions use Saxo Bank as their trading engine.

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