Saxo Bank Launches iPad Optimised Trading App

Aug 23, 2012, 04:00 ET from Saxo Bank

HELLERUP, Denmark, August 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Saxo Bank, the online trading and investment specialist, announces today the launch of its updated mobile trading app which is now optimised for use on an iPad. In addition iPhone users will experience minor upgrades in the form of bug fixes and performance enhancements.

The updated app is distributed through the Apple App Store, and users with the current Saxo app on their iPhone or iPad will automatically receive an update notification. To date more than 60,000 traders have downloaded the app which now makes up 8% of Saxo Bank's overall trading volumes.

Henrik Dyrholm Holst, Head of Product Development commented: "We are always striving to provide new and improved products and services to our clients to make trading as simple, quick and enjoyable as possible. I am delighted with the new app, as it further enhances our clients' trading experience and enablesthem to get the most from the Saxo Bank platform from their tablet devices."

The initial rollout of the updated app will be targeting all private clients of Saxo Bank, Saxo Banque (France and Belgium) and Saxo Capital Markets (UK, Singapore, Hong Kong, Panama, South Africa). The rollout for White Label Clients is expected to be completed in October.

About Saxo Bank

Saxo Bank is a leading online trading and investment specialist. A fully licensed and regulated European bank, Saxo Bank enables private investors and institutional clients to trade FX, CFDs, ETFs, Stocks, Futures, Options and other derivatives via three specialised and fully integrated trading platforms; the browser-based SaxoWebTrader, the downloadable SaxoTrader and the SaxoMobileTrader application available in over 20 languages. Saxo Bank also offers professional portfolio and fund management through Saxo Asset Management who accommodates high-net worth private clients and institutional investors and provides banking services and advice to retail clients through Saxo Privatbank. The Saxo Bank Group is headquartered in Copenhagen with offices throughout Europe, Asia, Middle East, Latin America and Australia


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