ATFX reported impressive trading results in 2021


Leading Forex and CFD broker, ATFX reported impressive quarterly and full year growth in trading volume. Introduced 187 new products, bringing the total number of tradable instruments to 351 in 2021, the brokerage recorded an average monthly volume of USD141.8 billion during the last three months of 2021, ending the year on a high note.

“We continuously improve the service to remain at the top as we work hard to meet our clients’ needs,” mentioned Joe Li, Chairman of ATFX group.

ATFX saw its overall volume of trades 18% higher in 2021, reached USD1.65 trillion in 2021. The number was all the more remarkable given 2020 was already a record setting year for many CFD trading platforms like ATFX. The outbreak of Coronavirus first brought Financial Markets turbulence in March 2020, driving the industry’s key metrics to record highs, including client acquisition, active clients and trading volumes across the board in year 2020. Such effects subsided in 2021 as markets adapt to the new normal.

It is worth noting significant Crude Oil Markets volatility in December arose trading interest of ATFX’s investors. The monthly volumes of Energy CFDs rose by 266.35% in December 2021, comparing to same month last year. The October and November numbers were 165.09% and 67.52% higher respectively. The Q4 energy CFD trading volume of the group comes at 149.53% higher compared to Q4 2020.

In addition to the rapid volume growth, ATFX won great recognition and countless honors. Year 2021, with no exception, brought good news. There were 14 awards received by ATFX, putting the total to 80. The Best Fintech Forex Broker, the Best Forex MT4 Broker, the Best Forex Introducing Broker Program, the Top 10 Hot Brands of the Year 2021, the Most Influential Companies 2021, and the Most Trusted Brand of the Year 2021 are among the prizes presented for the year.


Pepperstone expanding their European presence,with license granted by German regulator


Award-winning online FX and CFD broker, Pepperstone, has started their operation under its German license granted by the local regulator BaFin. The new operation will strengthen the broker’s fintech offering to the German-speaking world in its 10th year of operation.

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“We’re entering the sophisticated markets of Germany and Austria to offer our clients what they are looking for: Best execution and pricing in combination with an outstanding service to help our clients to master their trade,” said Tobias Reichert, General Manager of Pepperstone GmbH. “We have a particularly experienced team here in Germany, and are united with the group’s genuine commitment to helping our clients on their trading journeys.”

“This year marks the 10th anniversary of Pepperstone and we are excited to celebrate it with the start of our operation in Germany.

As one of the largest global MetaTrader brokers, Pepperstone’s vision is a world of digitally-enabled trading for traders to embrace the challenge and opportunity of global markets.

Pepperstone was established in 2010 in Australia and has received multiple awards from the notable Investment Trends for customer service, spreads and support. In 2019, Pepperstone was rated number one for overall client satisfaction and platform features.

Disruptive and agile, the financial technology company has more than doubled in size over the past two years as well as expanded and tailored its product offering into hundreds of new markets. The broker will offer its German clients MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5, which are two of the most popular trading platforms globally.

“Thanks to our team in Germany, Pepperstone can establish even closer ties with our clients in the German speaking world. Germany is one of the most exciting European countries and we look forward to bringing our expertise and technology to the local investors,” said Tamas Szabo, Group CEO of Pepperstone.