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Access to the award-winning LMAX Exchange is now available through FP Markets, the leading Australian broker

London, March 2014 - LMAX Exchange, the leading FCA regulated MTF for FX trading, is pleased to announce a partnership with FP Markets, the leading Australian online brokerage.

Access to LMAX Exchange is now available through FP Markets, delivering exchange quality execution, complete pre & post trade transparency and total trading anonymity in over 60 FX pairs with average matching speeds of 4ms and no ‘last look’ as standard – ensuring FX execution with optimal precision.

Matthew Murphie, Managing Director of FP Markets commented: “We are thrilled to have teamed up with LMAX Exchange as their values of fairness and transparency match our own. This relationship has enabled us to offer one of the most competitive forex trading platforms available in today’s market”.

Scott Johnson, Institutional Relationship Manager at LMAX Exchange, commented: “We are delighted to partner with FP Markets, an established and experienced brokerage, whose skills and capabilities are well known in the Australian market. The partnership will greatly advance the FP Markets FX offering and provide a transparent and fair trading experience for their clients.”

Access to LMAX Exchange liquidity and execution through the technologically advanced and easy to use FP Markets’ platforms ensures fair, transparent and efficient FX trading experience.

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Media Contacts

For further information please contact:

LMAX Exchange (London):
Barbara Pozdorovkina T: +44 20 3192 2510 E:

About LMAX Exchange

Recognised as one of the UK’s fastest growing technology firms, LMAX Exchange is the leading MTF for FX, authorised and regulated by the FCA. Servicing funds, banks, brokerages and asset managers, LMAX Exchange delivers firm liquidity, anonymous exchange quality execution and a secure, transparent level playing field to all market participants, regardless of status, size or activity levels.

The LMAX Exchange open order book is driven by no ‘last look’ limit-order liquidity from top tier banks and non-bank financial institutions. Orders are executed in price/time priority with real time streaming continuous market and trade data published to all members. Offering a comprehensive range of instruments including spot FX, precious metals, commodities and equity indices, LMAX Exchange operates a global FX exchange infrastructure with matching engines in London, New York and Tokyo.

LMAX Exchange - a unique vision for global FX.

Business growth awards:

2016, 2015 Winner – Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 more

Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 is a ranking of the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in the UK, based on percentage growth of fiscal year revenues over the last four years. close

2015, 2014, 2013 Fastest Growing Tech Company in the UK – The Sunday Times Tech Track 100 more

LMAX Exchange has been recognised amongst the UK’s fastest growing technology firms for three consecutive years. Tech Track 100, compiled by Fast Track annually and published by the Sunday Times each September, lists Britain’s 100 fastest-growing private tech companies based on sales growth over the last three years. close

2016, 2015 Winner – Deloitte EMEA Technology Fast 500 more

The Deloitte EMEA Technology Fast 500 pre-eminent technology awards program is a ranking of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa's fastest-growing technology companies based on percentage revenue growth over three years. close

2015 Recognised as a Tech City Future Fifty company – Tech City UK Future Fiftymore

LMAX Exchange is part of the Future Fifty programme, focused on accelerating the success of high-growth tech businesses. close

FX industry awards:

2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 Best FX Trading Venue - (ECN/MTF) – Fund Technology and WSL Awards more

LMAX Exchange has been awarded The Fund Technology and WSL Awards “Best FX Trading Venue - ECN/MTF” for five consecutive years. The awards honour excellence among providers to the institutional trading industry. close

2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 Best Margin Sector Platform – Profit & Loss Readers' Choice Awards more

LMAX Exchange has been awarded The Profit & Loss Readers’ Choice Awards “Best Margin Sector Platform” for four consecutive years. These awards are voted on by the readers and recognise excellence within the foreign exchange industry throughout the previous year. close

2014 Best Infrastructure/Technology Initiative – WSL Institutional Trading Awards more

LMAX Exchange has been awarded The Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards “Best Infrastructure/Technology Initiative” in 2014. WSL awards honour excellence among providers to the institutional trading industry. close

2013 Best Execution Venue – Forex Magnates Awards more

LMAX Exchange has been awarded the Forex Magnates Awards “Best Execution Venue”. The awards are granted to the top firms in their categories and announced at the annual London summit. close

Financial technology awards:

2016 Best Trading & Execution – HFM US Technology Awards more

The HFM US Technology awards recognise hedge fund technology providers that have demonstrated exceptional customer service and innovative product development in the past 12 months. close

2013 Best Overall Testing Project – The European Software Testing Awards more

The European Software Testing Awards (TESTA) recognise excellence and innovation in the software testing and quality assurance across a variety of industries. close

2011 Best Trading System – Financial Sector Technology Awards more

The FST Awards recognise excellence and innovation in the field of information technology within the UK and EMEA financial services sector. close

2011 Innovative Programming Framework – Oracle Duke's Choice Awards more

Oracle’s Duke's Choice Awards celebrate extreme innovation in the world of Java technology and are granted to the most innovative projects using the Java platform. close

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

About FP Markets

FP Markets (FPM) is an award-winning company that has earned a stellar reputation for providing Contracts for Difference (CFDs), one of the most popular financial trading instruments in Australia, through Direct Market Access.

An Australian-owned company, FPM was created by seasoned industry professionals with extensive experience in the field and who share a commitment to servicing a broad range of clients, from part-time traders to professionals and institutions.

As a global leader for DMA CFDs, we use our combined depth of experience to understand the needs of our clients and provide exceptional service matched with the best products available.

Since commencing trading in 2005, we have become a major player in the CFD market through our Direct Markets Access (DMA) pricing model, great commission rates, exceptional trading platform a.nd outstanding client service. We were responsible for making Direct Market Access CFDs easily available to retail and professional clients at competitive commission rates in Australia.

In Australia, FPM is one of the most awarded companies in the industry, winning awards from Smart Investor, Investment Trends, Money Magazine, and The Bull and a 5 star rating from CANSTAR CANNEX.