About GAIN Capital

Providing active traders and institutions with exceptional liquidity, service and technology to trade OTC and exchange-traded markets

A global leader in online trading

GAIN Capital was founded in 1999 with a clear mission: to provide traders with low cost access to foreign exchange markets. Since then, GAIN Capital has expanded its product offering and global reach, and now provides a diverse mix of both retail and institutional investors access to thousands of OTC and exchange-traded markets.

Our retail brands include FOREX.com and City Index, which provides active traders access to global OTC markets; GTX, a fully independent FX ECN for institutions; and our futures group, which provides access to the world’s major commodity and derivatives trading on over 30 global exchanges.

GAIN Capital is headquartered in Bedminster, New Jersey, and has a global presence with 800+ staff across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

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Global markets

12,500+

OTC and exchange traded markets

Transactions

$783bn

average monthly volume in Q2, 2015

Strong regulatory protection

GAIN Capital and its subsidiaries are regulated in 7 jurisdictions worldwide.

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

US

National Futures Association US
Investment Industry Regulatory Organisation Canada
Financial Conduct Authority UK
Australian Securities and Investment Commission Australia
Securities and Futures Commission Hong Kong
Monetary Authority of Singapore Singapore
Financial Services Agency Japan
GCAP

Financial strength and transparency

As a global, publicly listed company on the New York Stock Exchange, we meet the highest standard of corporate governance, financial reporting and disclosure. View our financial information.

Partners

900+

institutional partners from 5 continents

Retail traders

150,000+

customers across 180 countries

Staff

800+

Award winning service

Best Forex Provider
Best spread betting provider

City Index was named Best Spread Betting Provider by the readers of Shares Magazine in 2014.

Best Forex Provider
Best Forex Provider

FOREX.com was voted Best Forex Provider by readers of the FT and Investors Chronicle in the 2013 Investment Awards.

Best US Forex Broker
Best US Forex Broker

FOREX.com was named Best US Forex Broker at the Forex Expo Awards 2013 in Moscow.

Best FX Broker
Best FX Broker

As voted for by the readers of Shares Magazine, we won 'Best FX Broker' at the 2012 Shares Awards.

Best Arabic FX Platform
Best Arabic FX Platform

FOREX.com was voted Best Arabic FX Platform at the 10th Middle East Forex and managed funds in Dubai - November 12.

Best Middle East Support
Best Middle East Support

FOREX.com was voted Best Middle East support at the arab Fx championship in Dubai � September 12.

Best Forex Retail Trading Platform
Best Forex Retail Trading Platform

FOREX.com was voted Best Forex Retail Trading Platform at the UK Forex Awards 2012.

Best Arabic FX Platform
Best Arabic FX Platform

FOREX.com was voted Best Arabic FX Platform at the Saudi Money Expo 2012 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Best Forex Broker USA
Best Forex Broker USA

GAIN Capital/FOREX.com was voted Best Forex Broker by the readers of World Finance.

Best Execution House

Presented award at the 8th Middle East Forex Trading Expo and Conference 2011 (Dubai).

Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America
Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America

GAIN Capital Group earned a spot on the 2011 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 with five-year revenue growth of 169%.

Best Online FX Provider by MoneyAM
Best Online FX Provider by MoneyAM

Chosen by the readers of MoneyAM during the 2011 awards selection process.

FT Investors Chronicle Best Forex Platform
FT Investors Chronicle Best Forex Platform

FOREX.com was voted Best Forex Platform by readers of the FT and Investors Chronicle in the 2010 Investment Awards.

MEOT Best Retail Services Provider
MEOT Best Retail Services Provider

FOREX.com was honored as Best Retail Services Provider at the Middle East Online Trading Summit Awards 2010 in Dubai.

Best US Forex Broker
Best US Forex Broker

FOREX.com was named Best US Forex Broker at the Forex Expo awards 2010 in Moscow.

Shares Magazine's Best FX Broker
Shares Magazine's Best FX Broker

Our sophisticated trading platforms, advanced trading tools and expert research have won the 'Best FX Broker' award from the Shares Awards 2010.

Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America
Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America

GAIN Capital Group earned a spot on the 2010 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 with five-year revenue growth of 305%

Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List
Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

GAIN Capital continues to demonstrate continuous growth, placing for the sixth consecutive year on Inc. Magazine's list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S.

Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America
Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America

GAIN Capital Group earned a spot on the 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 with five-year revenue growth of 757%

Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List
Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

GAIN Capital continues to demonstrate growth, placing at #32 in the Financial Services category on Inc. Magazine's list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S.

FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform
FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform

For the 4th straight year, FX Week acknowledge GAIN in their "e-FX awards", a recognition of the best practices and innovation in the forex market.

Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage
Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage

2009 Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage, as chosen by the readers of Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities.

Best Retail Platform
"Best Retail Platform"

GAIN Capital's ForexTrader platform was selected as the 2009 "Best Retail Platform" by the readers of Profit & Loss magazine.

Profit & Loss Magazine Hall of Fame
Profit & Loss Magazine Hall of Fame

GAIN Capital's Founder and Chairman of the Board, Mark Galant, named the 2009 People's Choice for the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame.

Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America
Deloitte Fastest Growing Firms in North America

GAIN Capital Group earned a spot on the 2008 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 with five-year revenue growth of 849%

#43 Fastest Growing Company in NY/NJ/CT Region
#43 Fastest Growing Company in NY/NJ/CT Region

Five year revenue growth of 849% resulted in the GAIN achieving a #43 ranking in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 NY/NJ/CT region.

Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List
Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

GAIN Capital continues to demonstrate growth, placing at #41 in the Financial Services category on Inc. Magazine's list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S.

FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform
FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform

For the 3rd straight year, FX Week acknowledge GAIN in their "e-FX awards", a recognition of the best practices and innovation in the forex market.

Best Retail Platform
"Best Retail Platform"

GAIN Capital's ForexTrader platform was selected as the 2008 "Best Retail Platform" by the readers of Profit & Loss magazine.

Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage
Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage

2008 Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage, as chosen by the readers of Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities

#14 Fastest Growing Company in New Jersey
#14 Fastest Growing Company in New Jersey

Five year revenue growth of over 800% resulted in the 2007 number 14 ranking in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for New Jersey.

Semi-Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage
Semi-Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage

2007 Semi-Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage, as chosen by the readers of Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities

FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform
FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform

For the 2nd straight year, FX Week acknowledge GAIN in their "e-FX awards", a recognition of the best practices and innovation in the forex market.

Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List
Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

Ranked #41 in the Top Companies in Financial Services on Inc. magazine's ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States.

Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies List
Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

Three-year sales growth of 386% earned the company its second consecutive placement on the prestigious Inc. 500 list.

#8 Fastest Growing Company in New Jersey
#8 Fastest Growing Company in New Jersey

Revenue growth of 1,748% from 2001 to 2005 resulted in the 2006 number eight ranking in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for New Jersey.

Semi-Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage
Semi-Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage

2006 Semi-Finalist for Best Forex Brokerage, as chosen by the readers of Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities

FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform
FXWeek e-FX Awards Finalist: Best Retail Platform

"... done [the] most to deliver the best, most rounded offering to consumers." - FXWeek e-FX Awards

Fastest Growing Forex Company in North America
Fastest Growing Forex Company in North America

With four-year revenue growth of 23,318%, GAIN Capital Group ranked an impressive 9th place on the 2005 Deloitte Technology Fast 500.

GAIN Capital Group, Inc. Named to the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies List
GAIN Capital Group, Inc. Named to the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

Firm achieves three-year sales growth of 982%.

#1 Fastest Growing Company in New Jersey
#1 Fastest Growing Company in New Jersey

GAIN Capital's increase in revenues of 23,318% from 2000 to 2004 resulted in the number one ranking in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for New Jersey.

GAIN Capital Group Ranked #1 Currency Forecaster
GAIN Capital Group Ranked #1 Currency Forecaster

GAIN Capital Group is the first non-bank institution named #1 Currency Forecaster by FX Week.

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Rising Star Company
Deloitte Technology Fast 50 "Rising Star" Company

GAIN Capital Group was named a 2004 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 'Rising Star' company.

Growth Company of the Year
"Growth Company of the Year"

By the New Jersey Technology Council, an association of over 1200 NJ-based companies.

Start Up Company of the Year
"Start Up Company of the Year"

By the Eastern Technology Council, a Philadelphia-based association representing approximately 1,000 technology-oriented companies in the Mid-Atlantic states.

Best Online FX Trading Platform
"Best Online FX Trading Platform"

Global Finance June 2001.

Forbes Best of the Web
Forbes "Best of the Web"

Forbes.com February, 2001.

Powerful brands in online trading

GAIN Capital is the parent company of some of the best known brands in online and voice trading, providing liquidity, technology, and trading support to individual and institutional clients worldwide.

Services for active traders

FOREX.com
+
Online FX and CFD trading
Galvan.co.uk
+
CFD advisory and research services
Danielstrading.com
+
Online CFD trading and spread betting
Danielstrading.com
+
Self-directed and advisory futures trading

Services for institutions

FOREX.com
+
B2B OTC, exchange traded liquidity & technology solutions
Gaingtx.com
+
Independent FX ECN and agency trading

Meet our leadership team

GAIN Capital’s leadership team is a dedicated group of technology, trading, operations and financial professionals. Our executive operating committee creates the strategic focus for GAIN Capital and is supported by an experienced management team in each region.

Glenn Stevens

Glenn Stevens

President and CE0

Glenn is GAIN Capital’s President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. He joined GAIN Capital in 2000 as a founding partner and managing director.

Glenn is a financial industry veteran with more than 30 years of trading and foreign exchange (FX) experience at several leading global financial institutions. Prior to joining GAIN Capital, Glenn was managing director and head of FX North American sales and trading at NatWest Bank. He also served as a member of NatWest's North American Management Committee. Prior to NatWest, he spent seven years at Merrill Lynch and Co, finishing his tenure there as managing director and chief dealer for spot and forward FX. Glenn began his FX career in 1984 at Bankers Trust Company.

Samantha Roady

Samantha Roady

Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer

Samantha directs strategy, marketing, sales, product development, customer experience management and key growth strategies for the Company’s retail business. She joined GAIN Capital in October 1999 as a founding partner, responsible for GAIN’s marketing function, including advertising, brand management, customer marketing and corporate communications. In 2006, she was appointed Chief Marketing Officer and in 2008 assumed responsibility for direct sales. In 2013, she was appointed Chief Commercial Officer.

Prior to joining GAIN Capital, Samantha was director of marketing for FNX Limited, where she led global marketing activities, including partnership marketing initiatives. During her five-year tenure, FNX grew from a relatively unknown derivatives software firm to a leader in its field, and one of the fastest-growing companies in the US.

Diego Rotsztain

Diego Rotsztain

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Diego Rotsztain oversees the global legal and compliance functions and leads GAIN Capital’s global corporate development activities.

Diego joined GAIN Capital in January 2011 as General Counsel and was appointed Head of Corporate Development in 2012. Prior to joining GAIN Capital, Diego was a partner at Mayer Brown, where he was responsible for leading capital markets and merger and acquisition transactions for global companies and providing them with ongoing corporate governance, SEC reporting and general corporate and transactional advice. Prior to Mayer Brown, Diego was a corporate attorney in Davis Polk & Wardwell's Capital Markets Group.

Diego began his career as a law clerk for the Honorable David G. Trager in the Eastern District of New York. He earned a J.D. with honors from Columbia University School of Law where he was a member of the Law Review.

Jeff Scott

Jeff Scott

Chief Operating Officer

Jeff oversees global operations and human resources, as well as the strategic planning and growth of the Company’s non-retail business lines.

Prior to joining GAIN Capital in 2011, Jeff had over 15 years of operational and technology leadership experience in and around the financial services industry, including as president of Toluna USA. Jeff also held senior positions at several digital media businesses, including LexisNexis and SourceMedia. From 1999 until 2005, Jeff served in a number of capacities at Thomson Reuters, including chief technology officer and chief product officer.

Jason Emerson

Jason Emerson

Chief Financial Officer

Jason is responsible for external financial reporting, internal audit, tax and investor relations.

Prior to joining GAIN Capital in 2013, Jason was Managing Director and Business Manager of KCG Holding's Global Execution Services division, where he was responsible for all financial and operational aspects of the business. Previously, he served as KCG's Director of Financial Operations. Prior to KCG, Jason held financial and operational positions at Instinet, Merrill Lynch and was an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Mike Lear

Chief Information Officer

Mike leads GAIN Capital’s technology strategy for its retail business and oversees the information systems and infrastructure. He joined GAIN Capital following the acquisition of City Index in April 2015.

Mike served as Chief Information Officer for City Index prior to its acquisition by GAIN Capital. Prior to this role with City Index, Mike worked for over 20 years consulting to investment banks on technology systems, primarily relating to market risk and asset management. During this period, he implemented real-time cash flow and risk systems for HBOS, ING and Santander, and held a number of market data roles for online gambling companies.

Nigel Rose

Group Finance Director

Nigel is GAIN Capital’s Group Finance Director, responsible for leading GAIN Capital’s global finance organization. Nigel joined GAIN Capital following the acquisition of City Index in April 2015.

Nigel brings over 20 years of experience in various financial management and leadership roles. He served as Chief Financial Officer of City Index since March 2010. Prior to that role, Nigel spent ten years as the Finance Director for Rank Group plc’s online division, having joined as part of its acquisition of Blue Square, where he established the finance function and was heavily involved in its subsequent sale to Rank in 2003.

From 1997 until 2000, Nigel served in a series of financial roles for financial firms in the UK. He also spent seven years at a start-up cable TV company in various finance roles and was involved in its listing on NASDAQ in 1994.

Tim O’Sullivan

Chief Risk Officer

Tim oversees all aspects of the Company’s risk management, including market, credit and operational risk.

He joined GAIN Capital in 2000 as Global Head of Trading and assumed the role of Chief Risk Officer in 2013. Tim has over 30 years of experience in the financial markets, including holding senior trading positions at global financial institutions, such as Merrill Lynch, where he was director of the NY Sterling desk, and Standard Chartered Bank, where he spent eight-years in senior trading roles, including overseeing the forward books in DEM and trading spot Far East and exotic currencies.