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Wei Xu joins GMO Trade UK as Head of Operations

Preparations for institutional drive take shape with appointment of technical expert

London, 24th October 2019 – Trade UK Limited, which is an affiliated company of the world’s largest retail forex provider by volume[1] GMO CLICK Securities Inc., has announced the appointment of Wei Xu as its Head of Operations.

The seasoned technology and financial professional has over a decade of experience in IT systems with a focus on FX market technology.

Most recently, Wei was Head of Operations at Stater Global Markets, and was previously Head of Support and Asia Business Development Executive at Gold-i and Technical Account Manager at Integral Development Corp.

Masahiro Funada, CEO of Trade UK Limited, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Wei to our team. Wei’s strong operational experience within the institutional space will enable us to firmly establish the foundations of our business and offer a high-quality experience to our new audience.”

Wei added: “I am delighted to be joining an already strong team. has a strong backing from its well-capitalised parent company, and all of the key elements to be a major player in the institutional space. The company is looking to implement a best-in-class technology and liquidity offering, and I am looking forward to utilising my experience to help the company grow.”

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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.