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GAIN Capital provides retail traders and institutions with exceptional liquidity, service and technology to trade OTC and exchange-traded markets

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Who we are

GAIN Capital was founded in 1999 with a clear mission: to provide traders with low cost access to foreign exchange markets. Since then, we have expanded our product offering and global reach, and now provide 140,000+ retail and institutional investors with access to OTC and exchange-traded markets.

Our businesses include global CFD and FX brands FOREX.com and City Index; 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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Access to liquidity in over 12,500+ FX, CFD Indices, Shares and Commodities markets

Pass on better pricing to your customers, or boost your own FX pricing by accessing deep liquidity via API, MT4 bridge or an institutional trading account.

Expand your products and increase your customer base with FX and CFD trading under your own brand

Our turn-key White Label solutions make it easy for you to diversify your business and offer FX trading to your customers without the difficulty and cost of setting up a new product line from scratch.

Trade forex, indices, shares, commodities and cryptocurrencies with with our award-winning brands

GAIN Capital operates FOREX.com and City Index, online FX and CFD providers that offer 140,000+ global investors with access to thousands of markets including indices, commodities, forex, bonds and international equities –all from one account.

Refer your customers and earn as they trade

Our introducing broker (IB) program allows individuals and businesses to earn revenue by directing new clients to FOREX.com and City Index, GAIN Capital's award-winning retail brands.

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Partners

1,200+

institutional partners from 6 continents

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Retail traders

140,000+

customers across 180 countries

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Staff

800+

across 4 continents

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Global markets

12,500+

OTC and exchange traded markets

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Transactions

$501.2bn

average monthly volume in Q2, 2017

Strong regulatory protection

GAIN Capital and its subsidiaries are regulated in 8 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
Monetary Authority of Singapore Singapore
Financial Services Agency Japan
Cayman Islands Monetary Authority Cayman Islands
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.

Award winning service

Fortune 100 Fastest Growing Company

GAIN Capital ranked #44 in Fortune magazine's 100 fastest growing companies in 2015.

Best Forex Platform
Best Forex Platform - UK Forex Awards

City Index was voted Best Forex Platform at the UK Forex Awards

Best Education/Resources - UK Online Personal Wealth Awards
Best Education/Resources - UK Online Personal Wealth Awards

City Index was voted Best Education/Resources Provider in 2015 at the UK Online Personal Wealth Awards

Best CFD Provider - UK Online Personal Wealth Awards
Best CFD Provider - UK Online Personal Wealth Awards

City Index was named Best CFD Provider at the UK Online Personal Wealth Awards

Best Spread Betting Service
Best Spread Betting Service

City Index was named Best Spread Betting Provider by the readers of Shares Magazine in 2015.

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.

FOREX.com

Online FX and CFD trading

FOREX.com is a global leader in forex and CFD trading, committed to delivering ultra-competitive pricing, reliable trade execution and innovative tools to help our client's trade global markets.

City Index

Online CFD trading and spread betting

City Index is a leading provider of global spread betting, FX and CFD trading with over 30 years’ experience providing traders with access to over 12,000 markets across forex, indices, shares and commodities.

faradayresearch.com

FX and Stock Trade Signals

Faraday Research provides daily actionable trade ideas on FX and equity markets for traders.

Danielstrading.com

Self-directed and advisory futures trading

Located in the heart of Chicago's financial district, Daniels Trading offers individuals and institutions with access to over 30 global exchanges through self-directed and broker assisted trading accounts.

Opening up financial markets

GAIN Capital is best known for our globally recognized retail FX and CFD trading brands, FOREX.com and City Index. We provide over 140,000 retail traders from around the world with the tools and pricing they need to help them succeed in today's financial markets.

Trading solutions for institutions

It's not just retail traders whom we service. We provide institutions such as banks, brokers, hedge funds and professional traders with liquidity and technology solutions to trade on over 12,500 leveraged OTC and exchange-traded markets.

Offer new products & markets to your customers

We also help over 1,200 partners be part of the $5.1 trillion average daily volume FX market*. We provide our partners with complete turn-key solutions that enable them to diversify their product range and offer thousands of CFD, FX and futures markets to their customers, quickly and easily. Contact us to find out how we can add more value to your business.

Markets

Bonds

Forex

Commodities

Equities

Indices

Rates

Products

Forex

CFDs

Spread betting

Options

Futures

DMA FX

Solutions

Introducing brokers

White label

MT4 solutions

Managed account

Liquidity & API trading

ECN trading

Why partner with GAIN Capital?

Financial strength & transparency

As a global, publicly traded company on the NYSE (NYSE:GCAP), we aim to meet the highest standards of corporate governance, financial reporting and disclosure.

Strong regulatory protection for all our clients

We are regulated in seven jurisdictions worldwide, offering a strong level of protection for your business.

Specialists in OTC & exchange-traded markets

We provide an exceptional range of 12,500+ FX, CFDs, option, spread bet and futures products to make it easy to access and trade global markets.

Exceptional liquidity, execution & pricing

As one of the largest global FX and CFD providers, we have developed strong relationships with tier one liquidity providers, enabling us to pass on superior liquidity, execution and spreads.

Solutions that are tried, trusted and scalable

We have over 18 years in building trading solutions, giving us the expertise and technical know-how to provide our 1,200+ partners with the best possible service.

Global footprint with local service

We have offices in the US, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Australia that provide our customers with local support in multiple languages.

Some products and services may not be available in all jurisdictions or to all clients.

*April ‘16 Interbank Forex Market average daily volume from Bank for International Settlements.

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

Chief Executive Officer

Glenn is GAIN’s 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. 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.

Mr. Stevens holds a BS from Bucknell University and an MBA from Columbia University.

Nigel Rose

Nigel Rose

Chief Financial Officer

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

Nigel brings over 20 years of experience in various financial management and leadership roles. From 2010 to 2015, Nigel was Chief Financial Officer at City Index. Prior to that, he spent ten years as Finance Director at Blue Square, which was acquired by Rank Gaming Group plc. Prior to his time at Rank Gaming, Nigel held various senior positions in telecoms, media and broking.

Alastair Hine

Alastair Hine

Chief Operating Officer

Alastair joined GAIN in 2017 as Chief Operating Officer, overseeing the Company’s global operations within the Retail, Institutional and Futures segments.

Alastair has a comprehensive and diversified knowledge of the trading industry, marked by over 20 years of experience in roles spanning technology, marketing and sales. From 1999 to 2017, Alastair worked at IG Group where he was appointed to various senior management positions including Chief Innovation Officer from 2014 to 2017, Chief Marketing Officer from 2012 to 2014 and Chief Information Officer from 2007 to 2012. Alastair began his career as a Quoting Dealer at IG Group and leveraged his thought-leadership and innovative ideas to help grow the business and drive value.

Mr. Hine holds a BA from the University of Durham.

Diego Rotsztain

Diego Rotsztain

Head of Corporate Development, General Counsel and Secretary

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

Diego joined GAIN in January 2011 as General Counsel and was appointed to lead corporate development in 2012. Previously, 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.

Samantha Roady

Samantha Roady

President, Retail

As President of GAIN’s retail business, Samantha is responsible for the oversight of the strategy and day to day operations supporting the Company’s retail business and its three key distribution channels: FOREX.com, City Index and partnerships.

Samantha joined GAIN in October 1999 as a founding partner and has held increasing leadership responsibility during her nearly 17 year tenure at the Company From 1999-2006, Samantha led the marketing function for both GAIN Capital and FOREX.com, the Company’s award winning retail FX brand. In 2006 she assumed the role of Chief Marketing Officer and in 2008 added responsibility for direct sales. In October 2013, Samantha was appointed Chief Commercial Officer, adding partnerships & product development to her remit. She assumed the role of President of Retail in March 2016.

Prior to GAIN, Samantha was director of marketing for FNX Limited, the trading & risk management systems provider.

Mike Lear

Mike Lear

Chief Information Officer

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

Previously, Mike was Chief Information Officer at City Index Prior to that, Mike spent 20 years consulting with 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 gaming companies.

Tim O'Sullivan

Tim O'Sullivan

Chief Risk Officer

Tim works with leaders across the Company to identify and manage the Company’s market, credit and operational risks. He is responsible for risk strategy, reporting, risk assessments, credit/counterparty management and oversight of the company's margin portfolio.

Tim joined GAIN in 2000 as Global Head of Trading and assumed the role of Chief Risk Officer in 2013. He has over 30 years of experience in the financial markets, including 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, overseeing the forward books in DEM and trading Asian and exotic currencies.