A month after announcing that it had partnered with AvaTrade Japan, Dukascopy Bank has announced another deal with a Japanese broker, AFT FX. Under the current arrangement, Dukascopy will be providing AFT FX clients access to the JForex trading platform, with liquidity from the bank’s SWFX ECN. The JForex platform adds to AFT FX’s list of No Dealing Desk solutions which includes the broker’s MarketLink trading solution. According to AFT FX, the firm which was founded in 2004 was an early provider of STP FX trading in Japan.
Commenting on the deal AFT FX’s Chief Executive Officer Mr. Meigetsu Miyashiro said “I am confident that our partnership with Dukascopy Bank, which operates the highly-liquid SWFX ECN (electronic communications network), is a good opportunity for us to expand our FX business further. By introducing the firm’s well-regarded and technologically-advanced trading solution, we will be able to offer our clients a high-quality, professional-level service combining price transparency and liquidity. Further, by connecting our own innovative trading tools to the advanced API provided by Dukascopy Bank, we will go on to deliver new ways to trade FX. On top of that, we look forward to our new partner’s automated trading and support systems to provide more trading opportunities to our clients. ”
Dukascopy Bank announces partnership with AFT FX Japan. The popularity of JForex Platform is increasing.
Dukascopy Bank is delighted to announce a partnership with Japanese broker AFT FX. AFT FX is a leading broker based in Tokyo serving professional and private clients. The Japanese brokerage will offer Dukascopy Bank’s state-of-the-art trading technology, with same execution standard and same liquidity. The datafeed may include the volume commission.
Commenting on the partnership, Alain Broyon, CEO of Dukascopy Bank said: “We are pleased to form this partnership with a leading Japanese broker offering our trading technology JForex to Japanese domiciled clients. The highly competitive Japanese market represents an opportunity for our bank to provide advanced technology solution with high execution standard.”
AFT FX’s Chief Executive Officer Mr. Meigetsu Miyashiro mentioned “I am confident that our partnership with Dukascopy Bank, which operates the highly-liquid SWFX ECN (electronic communications network), is a good opportunity for us to expand our FX business further. By introducing the firm’s well-regarded and technologically-advanced trading solution, we will be able to offer our clients a high-quality, professional-level service combining price transparency and liquidity. Further, by connecting our own innovative trading tools to the advanced API provided by Dukascopy Bank, we will go on to deliver new ways to trade FX. On top of that, we look forward to our new partner’s automated trading and support systems to provide more trading opportunities to our clients. ”
About Dukascopy Bank SA:
Dukascopy Bank is the leading Swiss Bank specialising in spot Forex and Bullions Trading. The Swiss company was founded in 2004, to fulfil a market need for advanced technological trading solutions to traders, and received its Banking Authorisation in 2010.
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Dukascopy Bank is based in Geneva, Switzerland. Host to multiple international organisations, Geneva is home to people and cultures from all around the world. Stability, security, and the high FX regulatory standards of the country fit perfectly with Dukascopy Bank ’s culture. Dukascopy Bank is supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), an institution that is charged with preserving and strengthening public confidence in the security and integrity of the Swiss financial centre.
Dukascopy Bank offers a unique and transparent Forex Trading Solution based on two main principles. These two values are the core of the ECN-Marketplace technology:
-Equal Trading Rights: all clients have equal possibilities to provide and consume liquidity within the ECN – Marketplace;
-Transparent Pricing Environment: all clients have access to the same liquidity. Each and every client has the same data feed.
During its years of presence in the brokerage market, the popularity of the company has been significantly increasing among individual and institutional clients. Our customers fully rely on Dukascopy Bank’s unique execution quality. Furthermore, Dukascopy Bank has expanded its services to offer market information via Dukascopy Forex Online TV. Today, Dukascopy Bank is an innovative Swiss-based bank offering a unique combination of technological and Forex aptitude.
Dukascopy Bank continues to follow its primary chosen business model (ECN) and constantly develops its relations with banks and financial institutions to create the world’s biggest liquidity aggregator. Simultaneously, the services of the bank become accessible for large private and institutional clients, as well as for clients who trade with smaller account sizes.
About AFT FX Japan:
AFT Co., Ltd. was incorporated in Japan in 2004 and registered with the Financial Services Agency as Financial Instruments Business Operator in 2006.
Having been among the first in Japan’s forex industry to introduce No Dealing Desk (NDD), Straight-Through Processing (STP) and Best Bid and Offer (BBO) to the marketplace, AFT Co., Ltd. is providing its clients – mostly corporate and institutional investors, as well as leading Asian brokers – with fair and, at the same time, high-speed FX execution capabilities at competitive and highly-transparent rate feeds with massive liquidity that accommodates both high-volume and high-frequency trade flows.
Japan’s forex market, where AFT Co., Ltd. makes its home, has grown to be the world’s largest thanks to rigorous regulations put in place to protect investors and to foster a healthy market. With Japanese retail investors attracting attention worldwide for their active trading, AFT’s introduction of JForex platform, held in high regard by retail clients, will provide an opportunity to Japanese retail investors to participate in SWFX.
AFT’s vision is one of innovation and versatility. In addition to our corporate and institutional investors, we will – by joining hands with Dukascopy Bank – provide a multitude of services and pleasant innovation surprises to all clients including retail investors.