Laeken International Opens Foreign Exchange Trading Service in Japan
After the successful launching and opening of the trading desks in Singapore and China, Laeken International, an international commodity futures and brokerage trading service firm that offers both traditional and electronic trading services to all types of investors worldwide, has finally initiated its business plan of serving the trading needs of Japanese traders and investors.
- (1888PressRelease) June 24, 2011 - With the launching of Laeken International trading desk in Japan, Japanese individuals, retail and institutional investors and traders can directly benefit from the firm's award-winning electronic trading platforms, fast and quality execution, reliable and premium research and sophisticated trading tools.
"Among the Asian countries, Japan is one of the most important markets for us. It is for the reason that foreign exchange is prevalent among Japanese traders and investors especially as an asset class and we believe that the foreign exchange market trends in Japan will continue to grow," commented Sebastian Pacey, the CEO of Laeken International. We have already been serving our Japanese traders through our trading desks in Singapore and China for the past two years; we are delighted to finally have the chance to introduce our roster of trading services and capabilities to Japanese market participants through our branch office in Tokyo Japan," Pacey continued.
According to the reports released by local Japanese research firm, Japan's retail foreign exchange volume has tremendously increased an estimated 37 percent in the past year from approximately 720 trillion trade yen in March 2008 to over one quadrillion traded yen in 2009. Furthermore, the same reports claimed that the number of accounts has reached 1.75 million, up 44 percent over the same period.
The new trading desk office of Laeken International in Japan highlights its fully localized version of its award-winning and avant-garde trading platform with all the features and capabilities translated in Japanese language, to give Japanese speaking investors the opportunity to experience personalized and customized trading experience. Also, the trading desk features competitive dealing spreads, advanced charting and quoting, daily and weekly reports and research, high-quality and speed trading execution, first-class trading tools and mobile trading application capabilities to ensure that Japanese traders and investors are kept informed of the current market trends worldwide.