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LMAX Exchange named "Best Margin Sector Platform"

London, May 2013 - LMAX Exchange takes great pleasure in announcing that it has been awarded the “Best Margin Sector Platform” at the 2013 Profit & Loss Readers’ Choice Awards.

The Profit & Loss Readers’ Choice Awards are voted on by the readers and recognises excellence within the foreign exchange industry throughout the previous year.

David Mercer, LMAX Exchange CEO, commented:

“Over the last year, LMAX Exchange has delivered on its unique vision for institutional FX trading - a transparent, neutral, level playing field for ALL participants, regardless of status, size or activity levels.

The Profit & Loss Readers’ Choice Award, confirms to me that institutional participants are now convinced of the unique benefits LMAX Exchange has to offer - something we also see proven by the ever increasing number of new institutional clients.

We look forward to further diversifying and growing the LMAX Exchange client base and the Profit & Loss Readers’ Choice Award will certainly help bring the exchange quality trading advantages to their attention.”

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Media Contacts

For further information please contact:

LMAX Exchange (London):
Barbara Pozdorovkina T: +44 20 3192 2524 E: press@lmax.com

About LMAX Exchange

UK’s fastest growing technology firm (2014 Sunday Times Tech Track 100), LMAX Exchange is the leading MTF, authorised and regulated by the FCA, for global FX trading. Servicing retail brokers, funds, corporates, asset managers and banks, LMAX Exchange delivers a unique vision for global FX trading - a transparent, neutral, level playing field for all market participants, regardless of status, size or activity levels.

The LMAX Exchange OPEN order book is driven by streaming, no ‘last look’ limit orders supplied by General Member liquidity providers. LMAX Exchange offers a range of key products, including spot FX, precious metals, commodities and equity indices, with complete pre and post-trade transparency and order execution where no ‘last look’ is standard. Orders are executed in strict price/time priority at an average speed of less than 4ms.

LMAX Exchange - FX execution with optimal precision.

FX Industry awards

#1 Fastest Growing Tech Company in the UK – Sunday Times Tech Track 100

  • 2015 Best Margin Sector Platform – Profit & Loss Readers’ Choice Awards
  • 2015 Best FX Trading Venue – ECN/MTF – WSL Institutional Trading Awards
  • 2014 Best Margin Sector Platform – Profit & Loss Readers’ Choice Awards
  • 2014 Best FX Trading Venue – ECN/MTF – WSL Institutional Trading Awards
  • 2014 Best Infrastructure/Technology Initiative – WSL Institutional Trading Awards
  • 2013 #15 Fastest Growing Tech Company in the UK – Sunday Times Tech Track 100
  • 2013 Best Overall Testing Project – The European Software Testing Awards
  • 2013 Best Margin Sector Platform – Profit & Loss Readers' Choice Awards
  • 2013 Best FX Trading Venue – ECN/MTF – WSL Institutional Trading Awards
  • 2013 Best Execution Venue – Forex Magnates Awards
  • 2011 Best Trading System – Financial Sector Technology Awards
  • 2011 Innovative Programming Framework – Oracle Duke's Choice Awards

LMAX Limited operates a multilateral trading facility (MTF). Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, FCA Registered no. 509778.