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Ramy Soliman joins Trade UK

Industry expert appointed as new Chief Strategy Officer

London, 5th September 2019 – Trade UK Limited, FCA-regulated and an affiliated company of GMO CLICK Securities Inc., the world’s largest retail forex provider by volume[1], has welcomed industry expert Ramy Soliman to its Trade UK Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of GMO Financial Holdings Inc., which is the parent company of GMO CLICK Securities Inc.

Ramy joins as the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO). Most recently Ramy was CEO and founder of Stater Global Markets, and has extensive experience in the financial services sector, holding senior positions at IG, Citibank and Integral Development Corp.

Commenting on the appointment, Masahiro Funada, CEO of Trade UK Limited, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Ramy to the team. To date our UK entity has been primarily focused on the retail side, however you will start to see some changes from us over the coming months as we look to grow our business within the institutional space. I believe that Ramy’s knowledge and track record within the institutional space, combined with the backing of GMO Financial Holdings, will be invaluable as we look to strengthen the group’s global presence.”

Speaking on his new role, Ramy said: “I am delighted to join Masahiro and the team at I believe that all the core elements exist here to create a disruptive institutional offering of the highest standard, namely strong financial backing from a significantly capitalised listed parent, multiple Tier 1 Prime Broker relationships and strong liquidity partnerships, and I look forward to executing the strategy.”

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[1] Reported by Finance Magnates Retail Forex Industry Report in 2012-2018 in respect of GMO CLICK Securities Inc. retail leveraged forex trading volume.