LONDON, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The appointment of Finn Jakobsen brings a wide breadth of industry experience at a time of global expansion for the FX technology provider. Mr. Jakobsen comes to Fair Trading Technology from Saxo Bank's Global Institutional Business, focusing on White Label business and commercial coordination of Saxo Direct FX liquidity to institutional clients, brokerages and hedge funds.
"I am very excited to take on this new role and am looking forward to working with our clients and my new colleagues, bringing Fair Trading Technology's products and services to the market," Mr. Jakobsen said. "The FTT team has, in its solutions, demonstrated its ability to understand the needs of traders and brokers and establish itself as an important participant in the FX market," he said.
Fair Trading Technology CEO Tim Haman says that the addition of Mr. Jakobsen and his experience comes at a perfect time as the company further ramps up its growth over the coming year. "Mr Jakobsen comes highly recommended with a great mindset, creating a perfect match. We are very excited to have Mr. Jakobsen on board," said Mr. Haman.
Mr. Jakobsen replaces former COO Robert Bloom who will take up the newly created position of the company's Chief Innovation Officer. Focusing on developing new partnerships, markets and strategies for the business.Fair Trading Technology is a technology provider that is bringing new and innovative solutions to the day-to-day problems of the FX Broker and their clients. The Fair Trading Technology solution has been built from the ground up to be a full service FX Technology Hub for brokers struggling to keep up with the market on an old, one-way bridge that doesn't do what they need. We provide the next level: a multiple Solution Hub that gives you shared wallet accounts, social trading, tradeflow intelligence, one-to-one account mapping, trade risk management and more. You can also add any new trading platform or liquidity provider and have them work together seamlessly.