Salt Lake City, November 30, 2009 — IBFX UK Ltd, a sister company to leading U.S. off-exchange retail foreign currency (Forex/FX) broker IBFX, LLC (www.ibfx.com), announced today the plans to open an office in Central London, aimed to accommodate and better serve the retail FX customer in the UK and Europe.
"We find it paramount to provide the best possible trading experience for our customers," said Todd Crosland, Chairman and President of IBFX Holdings LLC. "Opening a UK based company will allow us to cater to our European and International customer base and provide our customers with the ability to trade additional asset classes, including; Spot Metals, oil, Indexes and CFD's. Registration with the Financial Services Authority (FSA) provides brokers with the ability to hold customer funds in segregated margin accounts."
IBFX UK Ltd. plans to provide a complete portfolio of services to better serve European customers, including proprietary Forex trading tools, sophisticated IT solutions and Multi-bank Liquidity Feed pricing.
"The Forex market, as part of the overall Interbank market, is one of the largest financial markets in the world," said Crosland. "Our London company will provide additional features and support for traders in this region, and we're pleased to be a part of this dynamic marketplace."
As the popularity of Forex trading rapidly grows around the world, customers are demanding increasing levels of access and technology. IBFX LLC has distinguished itself as an industry leader with its transparent business model and focus on customer care. In addition, traders benefit from comprehensive Forex Education for both novice and expert traders, allowing our customers additional resources for trading at no additional charge.
Throughout 2009, IBFX LLC's strong commitment to customers and partners has allowed continued achievement, as illustrated by the following company awards and accolades:
- Best Foreign Exchange Broker 2007, 2008, & 2009 - Shares Magazine
- Inc 500 - 2008 & 2009
- Best Online FX Provider 2009 - Money AM Online Finance Awards
- Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award - National Finalist 2009
About IBFX Holdings LLC
Headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, USA, IBFX Holdings LLC is the parent of the IBFX group of companies; including IBFX, LLC and IBFX UK Ltd. IBFX LLC is a provider of online Forex trading services, offering individual traders, money managers and institutional customers proprietary technology, tools and education to trade spot foreign currency online. IBFX LLC has distinguished itself among industry leaders with its unique multi bank liquidity feed, proprietary tools and services, and remarkable focus on customer care. Serving more than 35,000 clients from more than 140 countries around the world, IBFX LLC is regulated as a member of the National Futures Association and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission as a Registered Foreign Exchange Dealer (RFED).
Trading in the off-exchange retail foreign currency market is one of the riskiest forms of investment available. Full risk disclaimer can be found here: http://www.ibfx.com/Legal/RiskWarning.aspx.