City Index rebrands and opens new office in Sydney, Australia

Rick Steves

City Index is an FX and CFD trading provider headquartered in London, with offices in the United Kingdom, the US, Australia, Singapore and Poland.

City Index has announced the launch of its new corporate brand along with a new head office in Sydney, Australia. The 40-year-old broker announced the rebrand following a sponsorship deal with The Sydney Roosters NRL club, which includes having its corporate logo on both the NRL women’s and men’s jerseys.

In addition to the new Sydney office, City Index increasing its headcount to reinforce its commitment to the Australian market, a key one for the brokerage firm as it boasts one hundred thousand active traders globally.

City Index, which has been providing a home for Australian clients for 16 years, released its new corporate branding and features to emphasise its alignment with clients’ goals, driven by the desire to be a trusted partner – a provider of choice, value, and insight, the firm stated in its official announcement.

City Index also launched “PlayMaker” for money management

Tom Brown, Head of Australia at City Index, commented: “The key to our longevity has always been to build our service model around the needs of the client. We share the passion of trading with our clients and have built an ecosystem of trading excellence that is designed to support their goals – we are here to serve traders, and our new corporate branding highlights a partnership of trust and shared success.”

In parallel with the rebranding, City Index launched a new feature, PlayMaker, that allows clients to assess their own trading behaviors as well as the market’s, in real-time.

Playmaker gives clients the ability to better protect their trading capital using a sound money management framework, set reminders to protect themselves from emotional trades, and track metrics on open trades in real-time to stay disciplined.

City Index is an FX and CFD trading provider headquartered in London, with offices in the United Kingdom, the US, Australia, Singapore and Poland.

The broker, which changed hands to StoneX, formerly INTL FCStone Inc, when it acquired GAIN Capital, offers a suite of trading platforms which include Advantage Web and MetaTrader 4.

Read this next

Retail FX

Eurotrader taps MahiMarkets’ cross-asset trading technology for pricing and risk management

Eurotrader has tapped MahiMarkets’ cross-asset trading technology to manage its pricing and risk management on its fully licensed and regulated retail brokerage operation covering forex, stocks, indices, and commodities. 

Technology

STT doubles user base as Sterling OMS adopted by TradeZero, Avenue, Banco C6

Sterling Trading Tech (STT) has announced record growth of its order management system (OMS) offering, doubling its user base throughout the second half of 2022.

Retail FX

CMC Invest announces flexible stocks and shares ISAs amid changes in UK policy

In addition to a flexible ISA, the Plus plan provides members with a USD currency wallet for their general investment account (GIA), alongside the default GBP wallet that comes with all CMC Invest accounts. This means users will hold both a GBP wallet and a USD wallet. Saving customers money on FX fees.

Executive Moves

The Trading Pit snatches Skilling Daniela Egli from Skilling to lead Cyprus operation

“We feel privileged to have Daniela join The Trading Pit and bring her extensive expertise to our prop trading firm. We are confident in The Trading Pit’s ambition to provide the ultimate global trading environment for talented traders to enhance their skills and eventually become professional fund managers.”

Industry News

Worldpay taps SheerID to allow merchants to better target their audiences

SheerID verifies over 2.5 billion people via 20,000 authoritative data sources; provides global insights from hundreds of the world’s leading brands, and never shares or sells customer data.

Crypto Insider

Cardano (ADA) Price For 2022-23: Buy Cardano With NAGAX

Cardano (ADA) is probably one of the most renowned and well-known cryptocurrencies out there at the moment and is currently available on the majority of the crypto exchanges and platforms in the market.

Retail FX

ACY Securities recognized by Salvation Army NSW for its support to charity work

““Sitting in the backyard of those family friends, to see the devastation the floods had brought, was a real eye-opener, and a testimony to the Salvos who were on the ground helping every one of those in need during the recent NSW floods.”

Executive Moves

BNP Paribas announces senior executives of Global Markets Americas division

French bank BNP Paribas has appointed several senior executives to its Global Markets Americas division, demonstrating its ambition to grow its Global Equities, Global Credit, and Global Macro franchises in the region. 

Technology

Match-Trade expands partnership with Takeprofit Tech

California-based FX technology provider Match-Trade Technologies has expanded its partnership with fintech software developer Takeprofit Tech.

<