Another major sports sponsorship for the online trading industry was announced today by ICM Capital Limited, after the London-based broker revealed that it become an official 2016 sponsor of the England Polo Team at Chestertons Polo in the Park, as per a company statement.
As part of the deal, the firm’s logo will be placed on the front-side of all Team England polo shirts as the team’s main sponsor, ahead of its match against AwakeConBal Team South Africa this Friday in London. The team is now called ICM Capital Team England.
ICM Capital Team England
The company is already listed as an international team sponsor on the polointheparklondon.com website, and the related match is taking place this Friday at Hurlingham Park where ICM will gain its initial exposure from the new sponsorship.
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ICM Capital director Shoaib Abedi commented: “We’re very proud to be the Official Sponsors of the England Polo Team with our logo on the front of their shirt.
Mr. Abedi added: “We work closely with our partners to develop long-term sustainable relationships and feel our brand is perfectly aligned with the sport of polo. The England Polo team has immense prosperity and power and we’re excited to be part of that this summer.”
Commenting regarding the deal, David Woodd, CEO of Hurlingham Polo Association, the UK’s governing body for polo, said: “The ICM Capital England Team are really looking forward to representing their country at Chestertons Polo in the Park in what is bound to be an extremely exciting match on June 3rd.”
ICM had previously sponsored football team Nottingham Forest and said that a continuation of sports sponsorships was a natural progression of for ICM Capital’s branding strategy. The announcement also seems to coincide with the iFX Expo 2016, after the company had previously saved an announcement for the event as covered by Finance Magnates last year.