Founded in: 1999
Headquarters in: Switzerland
Swissquote is Swiss banking group which offers banking services as well as online financial trading services to its clients. The corporate structure of Swissquote provides for differentiation of its service offering to customers. Its financial trading division is known as Swissquote Financial Services, which is where it offers forex trading services to international clients. Swissquote operates offices in Malta, London, Dubai, Hong Kong, Bern and Zurich, in addition to its headquarters in Gland, Switzerland.
Swissquote FX Solutions
Swissquote provides forex solutions for traders and institutions, allowing them to trade over 130 forex and CFD assets.
As a Liquidity Provider
Swissquote acts as a liquidity provider to institutional entities on forex and CFD assets. By providing direct liquidity and granting anonymous access to pricing from the major global bank and non-bank liquidity providers, clients of Swissquote are assured of deep and consistent liquidity. This allows for reduction in trading costs and high quality trade executions.
Trading with Swissquote as a liquidity provider provides the following benefits:
- Multi-asset product offering with a publicly quoted Swiss bank.
- Various trading platforms
- MT Bridges and FIX APIs
- Transparent pricing quotations and trade executions
- Margin facilities
Banks are usually held to higher standards in terms of capital requirements and other regulations when compared with non-bank liquidity providers. Swissquote is a bank liquidity provider, thus traders can benefit from the best practices when it comes to handling of orders, pricing and trade executions. All actions are controlled and audited.
Trading and Partnerships
Swissquote provides traders with a range of cutting edge trading platforms to perform FX trades and get solid and seamless trade executions. The Swissquote MT4 for retail clients and the Advanced Trader for institutional clients are the platforms provided for trading clients.
Swissquote also serves retail brokers with white label solutions. Market makers can use Swissquote’s turnkey forex technology solutions to drive up revenues. Acquire, retain and profit from the multiple technologies that Swissquote provides. When combined with the liquidity provision service of Swissquote, market makers can be sure of client acquisition and retention for better profits.
Here are the benefits of Swissquote’s white-label services:
- Access to Swissquote’s white-label MT4 and Advanced Trader for trading of forex, commodities and stock Indices
- Compensation structure which is volume-based.
- Trade partnership with a regulated, publicly quoted Swiss Bank
- Low cost turnkey solutions
Swissquote also provides services to money managers and introducing brokers. Some of these are as follows.
For Money Managers
With Swissquote, money managers are assured of getting access to the best available products, services and technologies to enable them trade over 100 products, using simple tools that permit multiple trade allocation on the MT4 and Advanced Trader platforms. Money managers are given access to specialists who can provide solutions for their business. Money managers have access to round-the-clock advanced online reporting and prompt payments which boost client performance.
Prospects can be referred to Swissquote with peace of mind, in exchange for volume-based compensation.