About Saxo Group

Saxo Group are leading fintech specialists, connecting traders, investors and partners to FX, CFDs, stocks, options, futures and more, from a single account.

What we do

We build digital platforms to facilitate multi-asset market access and provide clients of all sizes with professional-grade tools, industry-leading prices and world-class service.

  • Trading and investing

    We connect traders and investors to a full range of global markets from a single account. Trade, invest or hedge across over 42,000 instruments – including forex, CFDs, stocks, futures, options and more

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  • Partnerships

    Through open banking solutions, we power more than 120 banks and brokers and over 300 financial intermediaries, providing them with multi-asset execution, prime brokerage services and trading technology.

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    Our purpose is to democratise trading and investment

    In 1998 Saxo Group launched one of the first online trading platforms, making professional-grade tools and multi-asset market access available to everyone.

    We continue to break down barriers in global capital markets through our fintech expertise. By delivering premium service, competitive prices and intuitive platforms, we empower traders and investors to take control of their financial future.

Licensed, secure and stable

Licensed, secure and stable

Fully regulated, globally trusted

When you choose Saxo, you’re choosing to trade with a fully regulated industry leader, who adheres to strict regulatory requirements in 15 financial centers around the world, including the UK, Singapore, Hong Kong and Denmark.


Protecting your funds

Ensuring our clients’ funds are protected is of the utmost importance to us. When you make a deposit into a Saxo account, your money is guaranteed according to the relevant compensation scheme within your jurisdiction.


Robust financial strength

When you open a Saxo account, you’re joining a financially stable partner, who serves clients in over 170 countries, holds USD 17 billion customer deposits and processes more than one million client transactions every day.

Multi-asset liquidity, quality execution

Multi-asset liquidity

85 exchanges & trading venues and 15 banks providing liquidity.

High-quality execution

Our order-driven execution model provides greater liquidity, with a focus on potential price improvements and minimising forced position liquidations.

Transparent model

Our client-focused approach results in competitive pricing for either DMA or principal-style execution, and aligns our interests with those of our clients.

An award-winning partner

For over 25 years we have set the benchmark within our industry, and consistently win the highest accolades for our products, platforms and service.

Ownership structure

Saxo Group is a privately owned company. Geely Financials Denmark A/S – a subsidiary of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd – owns 52 percent of Saxo. Founder and CEO, Kim Fournais, owns 25.71 percent of the Bank, while Sampo Plc, a leading Nordic financial services group, owns 19.9 percent of the company. Minority shareholders, including current and former Bank employees, hold the remaining shares.

Saxo Group Board of Management

Kim Fournais

Founder and CEO

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Søren Kyhl

Deputy CEO and chief operating officer

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Steen Blaafalk

Chief financial and risk officer

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Damian Bunce

Chief commercial officer

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Saxo Group Board of Directors

Daniel Donghui Li

Chairman

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Henrik Normann

Vice-chairman

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Ian Zhang

Board Member

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Patrick Lapveteläinen

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Preben Damgaard

Board Member

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    Legal information


    Saxo Markets is a registered Trading Name of Saxo Capital Markets UK Ltd (‘SCML’). SCML is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and a subsidiary of Saxo Bank A/S. Saxo has operated in the UK market since 2006, initially as a branch of Saxo Bank A/S before later becoming the established subsidiary it is today.

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