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Access to the award-winning LMAX Exchange is now available through the ActTrader retail trading platform

London, September 2013 - LMAX Exchange, the first FCA authorised and regulated MTF for FX trading, is pleased to announce the partnership with ActForex, the leading provider of independent retail trading platforms.

Access to LMAX Exchange has been integrated into ActForex’s advanced retail trading platform, ActTrader.

Through the ActTrader platform, LMAX Exchange delivers exchange quality execution in over 60 FX pairs with an average matching speed of 4ms and no ‘last look’ as standard – ensuring FX execution with optimal precision.

ActTrader, with integrated LMAX Exchange access, is a complete scalable and fully hosted trading solution for FX Brokers delivering:

  • User Friendly customisable multilingual interface
  • Traditional Algorithmic Trading with MT4 Converter
  • Visual Algorithmic Trading (VAT), requiring no programming skills
  • Extensive API for third party integration
  • Complete back office with over 50 real time and historical reports
  • Fully integrated Risk Management system
  • Native iPhone, iPad, and Android applications
  • Built-in FXApps store with over 220 ready-to-use strategies, indicators & apps

Jeremy Barnes, Head of Institutional Relationships at LMAX Exchange, commented “The ActTrader cutting-edge trading platform powered by LMAX Exchange liquidity and trade execution capabilities, will prove a formidable combination for brokers seeking a premium trading experience for their clients.”

“By completing integration with LMAX Exchange, ActForex is able to offer its customers access to an open order-book with firm liquidity and exchange-quality low latency execution, meeting most demanding execution requirements of modern high performance trading” stated Ilya Sorokin, ActForex CEO.

The platform technology of ActTrader with access to the award-winning LMAX Exchange will significantly enhance the user experience of FX Brokers and their clients.

Media Contacts

For further information please contact:

LMAX Exchange (London):
Barbara Pozdorovkina T: +44 20 3192 2510 E: press@lmax.com

About LMAX Exchange

Recognised as one of the UK’s fastest growing technology firms for three consecutive years (2015, 2014 and 2013 Sunday Times, Tech Track 100), LMAX Exchange is the leading MTF for FX, authorised and regulated by the FCA. 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 order liquidity. 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.

LMAX Exchange – the emerging benchmark 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:

2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 Best FX Trading Venue - ECN/MTF – WSL Institutional Trading Awards more

LMAX Exchange has been awarded The Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards “Best FX Trading Venue - ECN/MTF” for four consecutive years. WSL 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 three 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.

ActForex:
David Boyer
Senior Vice President/Business Affairs
E: david.boyer@actforex.com
W: www.actforex.com

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