As a result of its growing North America business, financial.com has put a new data center in Chicago into operation. In addition to Munich, Frankfurt and Toronto, the new data center is our fourth operational unit to host our managed solutions for our customers.
As part of the Green Card Initiative by the German Federal Government in 2000, financial.com hired software developers from India. We are very proud that our colleague Anoop Kumar has now opened an office for us in India and will expand our development capabilities with a local team. You can find our office here.
The Australian network of professional traders FXWW, headquartered in Sydney, has licensed the MyMarkets Active Trader Terminal produced by financial.com. The platform is tailor-made for the Australian market and provides powerful FX trading functionalities for the premium customers of FXWW. The market launch of this product in Australia will represent another important milestone in the history of financial.com.
15 years ago financial.com was founded in Munich. In addition to Munich, the company now has offices in Frankfurt, Aschaffenburg, Zurich and Toronto and employs 85 staff. Almost from the beginning, the company has focused on a partnership with Thomson Reuters and has been delivering bespoke solutions for financial institutions globally. Thanks to this long-standing partnership financial.com maintains both a profound knowledge of the latest trends in the financial technology industry and a deep understanding of Thomson Reuters content. A highly successful arrangement, this co-operation brings together the reliability of a global market leader in financial information with the flexibility of an agile, owner-managed, company.
Toronto, Canada – financial.com’s office in Toronto has moved to 333 Bay Street. As a subtenant of Thomson Reuters we are now ideally positioned to work with our strategic partner in providing key solutions to their North, Central, and South American clients. Please feel free to visit the office and meet our Product Manager for the Americas – Shaun Overton.
After 11 years in Munich Freimann and having grown to more than 60 employees in Munich financial.com has moved their headquarters to Georg-Muche-Strasse 3, 80807 München. The newly created district “Parkstadt Schwabing” is home to both emerging companies and multinational corporations. We share our office with Munich Re.
Scotia iTRADE, a leading Canadian brokerage company, has launched FlightDesk, a fully integrated market data desktop with trading functionality for their active traders. The platform has been jointly developed by financial.com and Thomson Reuters and is hosted in our Toronto data center. The project was our first major customization work for a North American customer.
To serve our Canadian customers a new data center in Toronto is now in full operation. The data center, operated by Q9 Networks, is located in the heart of downtown Toronto’s business district.
financial.com has launched BrokerStats as an add-on application for Reuters 3000Xtra. The tool offers comprehensive broker statistics and helps institutional traders find over the counter trading opportunities to better manage exchange transaction costs.