FlexTrade Systems opened an office in Frankfurt,
Germany, in order to offer local sales and service to the company’s growing
German-speaking client base.
The new office will be in the same building as the
Frankfurt stock exchange.
“The initial driver
to open the office in Frankfurt was to serve our fast-growing client base in
the German-speaking countries. Our clients clearly communicated their wish
for locally available support especially with a clear understanding of the
local flavours of international regulation such as MIFID and MIFIR, but also of
local financial markets legislation in the respective countries.
“And while we
neither anticipated nor expected a Brexit vote, the Frankfurt office will offer
our clients some certainty with regard to their trading infrastructure –
regardless of the actual impact of Brexit on everyone’s business,” says Boris
Komljenovic, sales director for central Europe at FlexTrade.
broker-neutral execution management system (EMS) supports electronic and
algorithmic trading across all asset classes and offers access to hundreds of
liquidity providers, venues and brokers globally.
hosts services at Frankfurt FR2 data centre, so the company says that it is
fully prepared to offer high-speed trading connectivity to clients in the
director of FlexTrade UK, adds: “The opening of FlexTrade’s office in Frankfurt
is our first step in establishing local offices across Europe. It gives us an
opportunity to serve our clients and prospects more locally.
“With more than 100 people based in London, we
are now confident of being able to sustain the training and development of our
locally based teams to ensure we can continue to deliver the consistently high
level of service that our clients expect and deserve.”