2019 Sponsors

AJ Bell

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AJ Bell was formed in 1995. We are a profitable public limited company, listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. AJ Bell Media Limited, the specialist financial publishing company, is also part of AJ Bell. We provide our customers and advisers with a ground-breaking blend of control, investment choice, low-cost delivery and online functionality. As a result, we are now one of the UK’s largest investment platforms, with more than 197,900 customers and assets under administration exceeding £46.1 billion. AJ Bell remains one of the fastest-growing businesses in its sector.

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AETOS Capital Group

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AETOS Capital Group (AETOS) is a market-leading Australian Forex broker and CFD provider with its corporate headquarters in Sydney, Australia. AETOS is licensed and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, ASIC (AFSL: 313016) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), UK (FCA No: 592778).

AETOS is committed to providing retail and corporate clients with diversified financial derivatives products such as CFDs in Forex, energy, stock indices and metals.

Currently, AETOS has a global presence with 25 offices around the world including in the economic powerhouses of London, UK and Shanghai, China. AETOS is trusted and respected in these key financial cities, providing clients from over 100 countries with an excellent service and trading environment.

Adhering to the principles of “Fairness, Efficiency and Intelligence”, AETOS aims to provide a world-class trading platform for investors powered by ever-advancing technology and reliable customer service.

The advantages working with AETOS are:

  • Global Operations
  • Safety Of Funds
  • Trading Resources
  • Wide Product Range
  • Client Focus
  • Global Partnership Solutions

Find out more about www.aetoscg.com.

City Index

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Serious about trading success? So are we. City Index is a global leader in Spread Betting, CFD and Forex Trading, offering our traders across the world access to over 15,000 financial products. We support traders with the tools they need to improve their trading skill and provide unlimited access to powerful trading platforms, including the fast and fully-customisable Web Trader platform as well as award-winning mobile apps and MT4 service. Use our platforms to trade anything from Shares, Indices and Forex to Commodities and Cryptocurrencies – all in one place.

We have been serving traders for over 35 years and our customers are our sole focus. We have built our offering on competitive pricing, superior market intelligence and quality trade execution.

  • Voted best CFD Provider, best Mobile Application, and best Cryptocurrency Trading Platform at the Online Personal Wealth Awards 2018
  • Voted best CFD provider at the Shares Awards 2018
  • Voted Best MT4 Broker at the UK Forex Awards 2017
  • Voted Best Spread Betting Platform 2017 by ADVFN & Best Spread Betting Provider at the Shares Awards 2017

City Index is operated by GAIN Capital, a listed (NYSE: SCAP), global leader in online trading services.

AIN Capital gives investors best-in-class electronic access to over-the-counter and exchange-traded markets. Founded in 1999, GAIN Capital now supports traders in over 180 countries through its globally recognised and award-winning brands City Index and FOREX.com. The company is headquartered in Bedminster, New Jersey, and has a global presence across Europe, North America and the Asia Pacific region.

Find out more about www.cityindex.co.uk.

ETX Capital

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ETX Capital is one of the UK's leading providers of spread betting, CFDs and forex trading services for retail, HNW and institutional clients. ETX is a member of the London Stock Exchange and is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Based in the City of London, ETX has a global presence with a number of offices located around the world. ETX offers trading on thousands of global markets via its own proprietary TraderPro platform and MT4 platform, on desktop, tablet and mobile.

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FxPro Group Ltd.


FxPro Group Limited is an award-winning online broker, providing Contracts for Difference (CFDs) on 6 asset classes and more than 250 instruments. Ever since its establishment in 2006, FxPro has been a pioneer in online trading with an outstanding track record of profitable growth, operating in 173 countries and opening over 870,000 trading accounts to both retail and institutional clients. The company has offices in Dubai, Limassol, Monaco, Nassau and London and has over 250 employees of over 22 nationalities.

FxPro has partnered with market leaders in the industry to create the perfect trading environment for its clients. It offers CFDs on Forex, Futures, Indices, Shares, Energies and Spot Metals on a wide suit of trading platforms, including MT4, MT5, cTrader and FxPro Edge. As a strong proponent of transparency, FxPro adheres to the stringent regulatory requirements and holds 5 industry regulations across its entities, including FSCA under RSA, SCB under the Bahamas, DFSA under the UAE, and CySEC and FCA under European Union.

Following a client-centric approach, FxPro works constantly to improve its services, always with the client in mind. Not only it caters for the beginner trader by providing numerous educational resources and trading tools, it also caters for the advanced trader by providing algorithmic trading, market analysis, webinars and more.

FxPro is involved in numerous sponsorships with partners that share its corporate values, including the Watford Football club and the McLaren F1TM team. The company is also engaged in several CSR initiatives and frequently pledges its support to charitable organizations.

As a result of hard work and dedication, FxPro has received more than 55 international awards to date and the company was repeatedly awarded as the ‘Best Forex Provider' in 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014 by the Investors Chronicle & Financial Times Investment and Wealth Management Awards.

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Established in 1974 as the world's first financial spread betting firm, IG is a global leader in online trading and an emerging force in personal investments.

With a strong focus on innovation and technology, IG puts client need at the heart of everything it does – from its award-winning trading platforms to its online share dealing service to its new range of fully managed model investment portfolios. Available in a range of risk profiles, IG Smart Portfolios are built with iShares ETFs by BlackRock, providing diversification across asset classes, sectors and regions.

IG is a member of the FTSE 250, with offices around the world, and was recently named best stocks & shares ISA provider and best overall personal wealth provider in the 2017 Online Personal Wealth Awards.

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Built by traders for traders, Tickmill offers a cutting-edge Forex and CFD trading environment that allows individual and institutional investors to reach their full potential.

Driven by our mission to provide a fair and professional service, Tickmill provides some of the best trading conditions globally and is committed to enhancing the trading experience for all traders.

Regulated and authorised by Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), United Kingdom, Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) and Seychelles Financial Services Authority (FSA), Tickmill has set the foundation for secure and safe online trading, while the company has distinguished itself by providing excellent services with low spreads, some of the industry's lowest commissions and ultra-fast execution.

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