NEW YORK, NY — MarketFactory is proud to announce that it is the winner of the Best Forex Platform at 2018 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards, an annual celebration of innovation in fintech attended by top decision makers from startups and financial institutions.
“The Benzinga Global Fintech Awards has consistently highlighted the work of the most innovative companies in fintech for four years,” said Benzinga CEO Jason Raznick. “We’re proud to celebrate the trailblazing work of companies like MarketFactory.”
“It is an honor to be recognized by the fintech industry for being the leading foreign exchange platform,” said Darren Jer, CEO of MarketFactory. “Our software platforms power currency trading that seamlessly connects to 80+ FX venues, delivers ultra-low latency, improves time to market and enables risk monitoring.”
The 2018 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards featured insights on the future of fintech from the perspective of dozens of fintech verticals. Leaders from tech giants like Facebook, Amazon and Foursquare spoke about how their technologies can power the future of fintech, and executives from the top of the brokerage, roboadvisor, lending and cryptocurrency spaces also spoke.
The event culminated in the BZ Awards Gala, in which over 30 awards were given to companies in different fintech niches. Apex Clearing took home the overall prize, reserved for a company whose excellence in innovation sets the bar for the entire fintech industry.
MarketFactory is a financial technology company that provides software-as-a-service to currency markets. Our platforms power currency trading that seamlessly connects to 80+ FX venues, delivers ultra-low latency, improves time to market and enables risk monitoring. Currently, MarketFactory partners with over 100 banks, funds, brokers and ECNs/exchanges. MarketFactory has offices in New York City and London. For more information, please visit www.marketfactory.com or follow us @MarketFactory.
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