Start trading with a compliance-approved broker

Access 71,000+ instruments, intuitive trading tools and market insights with an award-winning broker trusted by global tier 1 financial institutions for their employees’ personal account dealing.  

In addition to all this, Saxo can also autonomously handle your transactional reporting to your organisation’s compliance team leaving less for you to worry about.

Alternatively choose your local Saxo website from the globe icon in the top menu.

Personal relationship managers

Dedicated assistance available for platform, trading and account questions

Dedicated sales traders

Live market commentary, risk management and trade support available from Saxo Group sales traders.

Autonomous transactional reporting

Saxo will report your trades to your organisation’s compliance department on your behalf

In-house analysts

News and commentary on all major asset classes from Saxo Group’s team of strategists – the #SaxoStrats

24-hour customer service

Support with technical matters and account queries available whenever markets are open

Local language assistance

With offices in 16 countries, Saxo Group can support its clients in the majority of local languages

Getting started with Saxo is easy

Open a Saxo account. Apply in just 5 minutes

Link your account to your employer’s reporting setup

Trade, safe in the knowledge that all trades are being reported automatically to your employer

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.

Winner 2022 Best trading platform


Winner 2022 Best forex broker


Winner 2022 Best app for stock trading


Winner 2021 Best prime-of-prime house

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Introduce like-minded traders to Saxo and earn up to £1,000 for every successful referral you make*.
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Frequently asked questions

Please read the following documents before applying for a Saxo account: General Business Terms, Order Execution Policy, Conflict of Interest Policy and Risk Disclosure Notice.

We're required to collect a national ID number (National Insurance for UK taxpayers) from all clients.

If through the application process we're unable to verify your identity electronically, we may also need a picture of your proof of ID (e.g. driver's licence) and proof of address (e.g. utility bill).

For a comprehensive overview of our industry-leading spreads and commissions and details of additional costs, click here.

As we’re regulated and authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority, when you make a deposit into a Saxo account, your money is guaranteed as:

  • It’s safeguarded in at least one segregated account
  • It’s protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme

It’s quick and easy to open a Saxo account: just fill in our simple online form and submit any supporting documents such as your ID or proof of address if required.

You can fund and deposit your Saxo account with 18 different currencies, and open sub accounts to switch between different currencies. Sub-accounts are only available to Platinum and VIP clients. You can learn more about your account tier by visiting your Saxo Rewards page.

Your Saxo account provides access to more than 71,000 instruments across asset classes, and products including FX, CFDs, ETFs, stocks, bonds and more. Find out about our range of tradable markets, here.

You can transfer your existing stock portfolio to Saxo after you have opened your account. Log in to the platform, go to the ‘Account’ section, select ‘Deposits and Transfers’ and then ‘Portfolio Transfer’.

If you didn’t find what you were after, contact us directly and we’ll be pleased to help.



Years of experience


Global clients

20 Billion+

USD daily trade volume


Industry awards

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All trading carries risk. To help you understand the risks involved we have put together a series of Key Information Documents (KIDs) highlighting the risks and rewards related to each product. Read more
Additional Key Information Documents are available in our trading platform.

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