Saxo Markets wins Best Solution for Fixed Income/Currency/Commodities Trading in the AMTD DigFin Innovation Awards
HONG KONG, 5 Nov. 2021 – Saxo Capital Markets HK Limited (“Saxo Markets”), the online trading and investment specialist, was honored with the Best Solution for Fixed Income/Currency/Commodities Trading at the AMTD DigFin Innovation Awards.
Held in Hong Kong on 3rd November at Hong Kong FinTech Week, the AMTD DigFin Innovation Awards recognize excellence in achievements and solutions of financial institutions and technology companies in the banking, payments, and capital markets sectors.
Commenting on the win, Richard Douglas, Hong Kong CEO, Saxo Markets, said, “It is a privilege to receive the award from AMTD and DigFin, amongst a distinguished peer group in the space. Being one of the first financial institutions to develop online trading platforms back in the 90s, Saxo now offers clients broad access to global capital markets across asset classes, where they can trade more than 40,000 instruments in over 20 languages from one single account. And we never stop evolving. We will remain humble and strive to become more relevant for more people through our expanded offerings and continued commitment to improving the client experience.”
Saxo Markets is a licensed subsidiary of Saxo Bank, a leading Fintech specialist that connects people to investment opportunities in global capital markets. In Hong Kong, Saxo Markets has operated since 2011 and has been serving as a gateway for Saxo in the region. 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 60,000 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 85 billion USD and the company has more than 2,500 financial and technology professionals in financial centres around the world including London, Singapore, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Paris, Zurich, Dubai and Tokyo.