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GAIN Capital Group Appoints Andrew Haines to Chief Information OfficerOctober 16, 2007 BEDMINSTER, NJ - October 16, 2007 GAIN Capital Group, LLC, a leading provider of foreign exchange (forex) services for institutional and individual investors, today announced the appointment of Andrew Haines to Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this newly-created position, Mr. Haines will report to Glenn Stevens, CEO, and will become a standing member of the executive management team. As CIO, Mr. Haines will be responsible for aligning IT strategy with the strategic business objectives of...
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GAIN Capital Group Ranked 14th Fastest Growing Firm in Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 for New JerseySeptember 10, 2007 BEDMINSTER, NJ - September 10, 2007 GAIN Capital Group, LLC, a leading provider of foreign exchange (forex) services for institutional and individual investors, has been named to Deloitte's prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for New Jersey, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, and life sciences companies in the area by Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, one of the nation's leading professional services organizations. Rankings are based on the percentage ...
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CURRENCY TRADING FOR DUMMIES® Authored by FOREX.com / GAIN Capital In Response to Widespread Interest from Retail TradersAugust 16, 2007 BEDMINSTER, NJ - August 16, 2007 GAIN Capital Group, LLC, a leading provider of Foreign Exchange (Forex) trading and services for institutional and individual investors, today announced the release of Currency Trading For Dummies®, a new book that blends the basics of the Forex market with tactical trading and risk management techniques for the growing number of individual investors interested in trading the global Forex market. Currency Trading For Dummies®, part of Wiley Publishing's glob...
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GAIN Capital Group Founder & CEO Moves to Strategic Role as Chairman; Managing Director Named New CEOJune 13, 2007 BEDMINSTER, NJ - June 13, 2007 GAIN Capital Group, LLC, a leading provider of foreign exchange (forex) trading and services for institutional and individual investors, today announced that Mark Galant, the company's founder, chairman and chief executive officer, has stepped down as CEO but remains engaged as chairman of the board. Glenn Stevens, previously managing director at GAIN, has been elected as the new CEO. "Transferring the day to day CEO responsibilities to Glenn allows me to assu...
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Patsystems plc Adds Forex Trading Capabilities to J-Trader Front-end Via Partnership With GAIN Capital GroupMarch 27, 2007Newly Engineered Platform Features a Redesigned Interface, Enhanced Charting Tools, Advanced Customization, Auto Execution Capabilities and more. BEDMINSTER, NJ - March 27, 2007 Patsystems plc, the trading solutions provider to the derivatives industry, and GAIN Capital Group (GAIN), a leading spot FX market maker, announced today the launch of Forex trading capabilities on Patsystems' market-leading J-Trader execution platform. Under the terms of the partnership agreement, GAIN will provi...
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GAIN Capital Group Launches Next Generation Forex Trading Platform: FOREXTrader for WindowsMarch 05, 2007J-Trader now supports 24-hour currency trading. BEDMINSTER, NJ - March 5, 2007 GAIN Capital Group, LLC, a leading provider of Foreign Exchange (Forex) trading and services for institutional and individual investors today announced the launch of its new, next generation margin trading platform, FOREXTrader for Windows. Following a successful beta test with select clients, the platform is now available at no charge to GAIN Capital Group clients across the globe. FOREXTrader for Windows can b...
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Peter Quick Joins GAIN Capital Group's Board of DirectorsJanuary 08, 2007Former President of American Stock Exchange (AMEX), Quick & Reilly Brings Industry Expertise to Online Currency Trading Firm BEDMINSTER, NJ - January 8, 2007 GAIN Capital Group, LLC, a leading provider of Foreign Exchange (Forex) trading and services for institutional and individual investors, today announced the appointment of Peter Quick to its Board of Directors. The addition of Mr. Quick, as an independent director, brings the total number of GAIN Capital board members to seven. Fr...
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GAIN Capital Group Named "Private Company of the Year"December 07, 2006Online Currency Trading Firm Honored by New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC) For Market Leading Technology & Strong Financial Performance BEDMINSTER, NJ - December 7, 2006 GAIN Capital Group, LLC. a leading provider of foreign exchange trading and asset management services for institutional and individual investors, has been awarded 2006 "Private Company of the Year" by the New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC), a private, non-profit membership organization dedicated to supporting and p...
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GAIN Capital Group Purchases Refco FX Customer ListNovember 15, 2006GAIN's Bid Deemed Highest and Best Offer; Receives Formal Court Approval BEDMINSTER, NJ - November 15, 2006 GAIN Capital Group, LLC. (GAIN) today announced it has entered into a definitive Purchase Agreement with Refco F/X Associates LLC (RFXA) to purchase the RFXA retail customer account information and marketing list. The Purchase Agreement was approved as submitted by the Honorable Robert D. Drain, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, at a hearing on Nove...
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GAIN Capital Group Again Named to 2006 Deloitte Technology Fast 500October 26, 2006Online Currency Trading Firm Places Among The Fastest Growing Firms in North America With 1,748 Percent 5-Year Revenue Growth BEDMINSTER, NJ - October 26, 2006 GAIN Capital Group, LLC, a leading provider of foreign exchange (Forex) services, including direct-access trading and asset management for institutional and individual investors, today announced it ranked 116th on the 2006 Deloitte Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sc...
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GAIN Capital Group Named NinjaTrader's Foreign Exchange PartnerOctober 10, 2006Ninja Trader Launches Automated Forex Trading Capabilities; Partners with GAIN for Real-Time Pricing and Execution Services BEDMINSTER, NJ - October 10, 2006 GAIN Capital Group, LLC and NinjaTrader, LLC today announced a partnership that will provide forex traders with automated trading services via NinjaTrader's industry-leading platform. GAIN Capital Group will provide real-time forex pricing and execution services for all forex trades carried out on the NinjaTrader platform. NinjaTrader...
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Forex Continues Strong Growth Among Retail InvestorsSeptember 12, 2006Multi-Year Sales Growth Earns GAIN Capital Group/FOREX.com Second Consecutive Placement on the 2006 INC 500 and Deloitte & Touche Fast 50 BEDMINSTER, NJ - September 12, 2006 The online foreign exchange (forex) industry continues its growth trajectory, as self-directed retail investors around the globe take up foreign currency trading at a record pace. This heightened interest has fueled strong performance by GAIN Capital Group, earning the company its second consecutive placement on the...
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Refco and GAIN Capital Group Announce Termination of RFXA AgreementJuly 26, 2006 NEW YORK, NY - July 26, 2006 Refco Inc. said today that the proposed agreement with privately held GAIN Capital Group (GAIN), under which GAIN was to acquire the Refco F/X Associates (RFXA) retail customer account information and related assets, has been jointly terminated. While the parties had entered into a term sheet outlining the transaction, they were unable to reach terms on a final asset purchase agreement. RFXA said that as a result of its inability to enter into a final asset purc...
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GAIN Capital Group to Purchase Refco FX Customer AccountsJuly 05, 2006Agreement Provides Recovery Upside to Continuing Customers; Final Deal is Subject to Bankruptcy Court Approval NEW YORK, NY - July 5, 2006 In a motion filed with the Bankruptcy Court on June 30, 2006, Refco Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: RFXCQ - News) said it has proposed to enter an agreement with privately held GAIN Capital Group (GAIN), under which GAIN would acquire the Refco FXA (RFXA) retail customer account information and related assets. The proposed agreement provides RFXA customers wit...
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GAIN Capital Group Announces $40 Million Investment from VantagePoint Venture PartnersApril 19, 2006Online Forex Trading Firm Poised for Continued Growth BEDMINSTER, NJ - April 19, 2006 GAIN Capital Group, LLC. a leading non-bank provider of foreign exchange (FOREX) trading and asset management services, announced today the successful completion of its Series D investment round, with a $40 million equity investment from VantagePoint Venture Partners. VantagePoint obtained a minority stake in the firm and the funds were immediately used to repurchase outstanding stock from existing GAIN sh...
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FOREX.com Expands U.S. Presence to Accommodate Growth in Retail Forex TradingMarch 06, 2006Division of GAIN Capital Group Opens New York Office at 44 Wall Street BEDMINSTER, NJ - March 6, 2006 GAIN Capital Group, a leading non-bank provider of foreign exchange (FOREX) trading and asset management services, today announced the opening of a new 44 Wall Street location in downtown Manhattan. The new office serves as the U.S. sales headquarters for FOREX.com, the retail division of GAIN Capital Group, Inc. The firm's corporate headquarters are located in Bedminster, New Jersey. "FOR...
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GAIN Capital Group, Inc. Releases Enhanced Version Of FOREXTrader PlatformNovember 30, 2005New Features of Online Currency Trading Platform Include Enhanced Charting Capabilities; Launch of Forex Insider Intraday Market Analysis BEDMINSTER, NJ - November 30, 2005 GAIN Capital Group, Inc. a leading provider of foreign exchange trading and asset management services for institutional and individual investors, today announced a new release of its proprietary forex trading platform, FOREXTrader. New functionality for FOREXTrader includes enhanced charting and technical analysis capab...
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GAIN Capital Group, Inc. Named 86th Fastest Growing Private Company on Inc. Magazine's Inc.500 ListOctober 24, 2005Firm Achieves Three-Year Sales Growth of 982% BEDMINSTER, NJ - October 24, 2005 GAIN Capital Group, Inc. a leading provider of foreign exchange trading and asset management services for institutional and individual investors, today announced its 86th place on the Inc. 500 ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. GAIN Capital achieved a three-year sales growth of 982 percent. The companies that made this list represent the vanguard of American industry, posting...
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GAIN Capital Group Named to 'Top Ten' on 2005 Deloitte Technology Fast 500October 19, 2005Online Currency Trading Firm Places Among The Fastest Growing Firms in North America With Over 23,000 Percent Revenue Growth BEDMINSTER, NJ - October 19, 2005 GAIN Capital Group, Inc. a leading provider of foreign exchange trading and asset management services for institutional and individual investors, today announced its ninth place ranking on the 2005 Deloitte Technology Fast 500. The program ranks the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America based on percentage revenue ...
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GAIN Capital Group Named New Jersey's Fastest Growing Technology Company by Deloitte & Touche LLP's Technology Fast 50 ProgramAugust 17, 2005Online Currency Trading Company Achieves Over 23,000 Percent Revenue Growth over Five Year Period (2000-2004) BEDMINSTER, NJ - August 17, 2005 GAIN Capital Group, a leading provider of foreign exchange trading and asset management services for institutional and self-directed investors, has been named the number one, fastest-growing technology firm by Deloitte & Touche LLP's prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for New Jersey. This program ranks the 50 fastest growing technology compan...
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GAIN Capital Group Launches 'Learn To Trade Forex'March 16, 2005Online Currency Trading Company Achieves Over 23,000 Percent Revenue Growth over Five Year Period (2000-2004) WARREN, NJ - August 17, 2005 GAIN Capital Group, a leading non-bank provider of foreign exchange (forex) trading and asset management services, today announced the launch of Learn to Trade Forex (www.learn-to-trade-forex.com), a new online training course designed to educate individual investors on the fundamentals of forex trading. "Increasingly, self-directed individual investors...
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GAIN Capital Group Reports 536% Increase in Revenues and a Tripling of New Customer AccountsOctober 07, 2004Strong Investor Interest in Company's Foreign Exchange Services Affirms BIS Survey Announcing 57% Rise in Daily Forex Trading Volume to $1.9 trillion WARREN, NJ - October 7, 2004 GAIN Capital Group, Inc., a leading provider of foreign exchange (forex) trading and asset management services for institutional and self-directed investors, today announced 125% growth in total customer accounts for the 12-month period ending September 30, 2004. The company now has customers from 113 countries, cu...
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GAIN Capital Group Named To Deloitte Technology Fast 50August 18, 2004Triple-Digit Revenue Growth Secures Rising Star Award for New Jersey-Based Online Currency Trading Firm WARREN, NJ - August 18, 2004 GAIN Capital Group, Inc., a leading provider of foreign exchange trading and asset management services for institutional and self-directed investors, today announced the naming of GAIN as a Rising Star company to the Deloitte New Jersey Technology Fast 50 list for 2004. GAIN's increase in revenues of 536% percent from 2001 to 2003 resulted in a Rising Star rec...
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GAIN Capital Group Launches FOREX.comJanuary 22, 2004New Site for Retail Investors Interested in Currency Trading Offers Educational Content, Full-Service Trading, Lower Account Minimums WARREN, NJ - January 22, 2004 GAIN Capital Group, a provider of foreign exchange trading and asset management services, today announced the launch of FOREX.com (www.forex.com), a new educational and trading portal for retail investors. The site seeks to support the growing number of new entrants to the Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, including self-directed ...
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GAIN Capital, Inc. Named NJTC "Growth Company of the Year"December 01, 2003Firm Recognized for Growth; Technological Innovation WARREN, NJ - December 1, 2003 GAIN Capital, Inc. the premier independent provider of foreign exchange services, including direct-access trading and asset management, has been named "Growth Company of the Year" by the New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC), a New Jersey -based association representing approximately 1,200 member companies. The award was announced on November 21st at the New Jersey Technology Council's 8th Annual Awards Gala....
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GAIN Capital Partners With London Capital GroupAugust 05, 2003Leading UK-based Broker Rolls Out White Label Version of GAIN's Trading Platform for European Market; GAIN to Support Scandinavian Currencies WARREN, NJ - August 5, 2003 GAIN Capital, Inc. a registered FCM and the premier independent provider of foreign exchange (forex) services, including direct-access trading and asset management, today announced a liquidity and technology partnership with London Capital Group (LCG), a London-based broker specializing in electronic exchange-based markets....
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GAIN Capital and eSignal Join Forces to Offer the First Integrated Online Forex Trading SolutionMay 13, 2003Partnership to Provide Charting/Analytics from eSignal and Real-Time Forex Rates and Direct Execution from GAIN Capital LAS VEGAS, NV - May 13, 2003 GAIN Capital, Inc. a registered FCM and the premier independent provider of foreign exchange (forex) services, including direct-access trading and asset management and eSignal, a division of Interactive Data Corporation and a provider of streaming, real-time financial market data, news, analytics and decision support tools to professional and i...
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GAIN Capital and eSignal Join Forces to Offer the First Integrated Online Forex Trading SolutionMay 13, 2003Partnership to Provide Charting/Analytics from eSignal and Real-Time Forex Rates and Direct Execution from GAIN Capital LAS VEGAS, NV - May 13, 2003 GAIN Capital, Inc. a registered FCM and the premier independent provider of foreign exchange (forex) services, including direct-access trading and asset management and eSignal, a division of Interactive Data Corporation and a provider of streaming, real-time financial market data, news, analytics and decision support tools to professional and i...
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GAIN Capital, Inc. Wins Enterprise Award For Growth and AchievementDecember 09, 2002Named "Best Start Up Company" by the Eastern Technology Council LAS VEGAS, NV - December 9, 2002 GAIN Capital, Inc. the premier independent provider of foreign exchange services, including direct-access trading and asset management, has been named "Best Start Up Company" by the Eastern Technology Council (ETC), a Philadelphia-based association representing approximately 1,000 technology-oriented companies. The award was announced December 3rd at the Eastern Technology Council's 10th Annual...
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GAIN Capital, Inc. Named Finalist in Two Growth Company Of The Year CompetitionsNovember 12, 2002Firm Records Largest Reported Monthly Volume of Any Independent Online FX Trading Firm WARREN, NJ - November 12, 2002 GAIN Capital, Inc. the premier independent provider of foreign exchange services, including direct-access trading and asset management, today announced recognition from two prominent regional technology organizations for growth, achievement, and product innovation. The firm has received finalist status from the New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC) as "Growth Company of the Y...
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GAIN Capital, Inc. Announces Record Growth and ProfitabilityJune 17, 2002Firm Records Largest Reported Monthly Volume of Any Independent Online FX Trading Firm WARREN, NJ - June 17, 2002 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), today announced record growth at its two-year anniversary as the firm attracts new customers to the service. Key Growth Statistics: Trade volume tripled from May 2001, exceeding $15 billion in May 2002.* GAIN experienced a 475% increase in customers between May 2001 and May 2002. GAIN's c...
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GAIN Capital, Inc. Deploys Wireless Forex CapabilitiesApril 23, 2002Online Forex Provider Launches GAIN | wireless To Offer Free, 24-Hour Access To Real-Time FX Market Data And Trading Account Information WARREN, NJ - April 23, 2002 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), today announced the launch of GAIN | wireless, designed to provide users with free, 24-hour mobile access to real-time foreign exchange (FX) market data and account information. GAIN | wireless is compatible with more than 80 internet-enabled de...
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GAIN Capital Receives Regulatory Status, Closes Series B FinancingOctober 22, 2001Internet-based Foreign Exchange Trading Firm Now a Registered Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) WARREN, NJ - October 22, 2001 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), today announced its status as a Futures Commission Merchant (FCM). The firm also announced today the close of their Series B round and receipt of funding from prominent U.S. venture funds Edison Ventures, Cross Atlantic Capital Partners, and Blue Rock Capital. As an FCM, GAIN Capital...
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GAIN Capital Releases New Version of Internet-Based Foreign Exchange Trading PlatformAugust 07, 2001Enhanced Order Entry, Risk Management and Performance Capabilities WARREN, NJ - August 7, 2001 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), today announced a new release of the firm's Internet-based dealing software. Version 4.0 includes enhanced order capabilities, a redesigned user interface, and increased performance. "The latest release incorporates many user requests and internal development initiatives from our trading desk and management team,"...
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GAIN Capital Marks One-Year Anniversary, Announces Record Growth, Heightened Retail & Institutional InterestJune 11, 2001Internet-Based Forex Trading Service Seeks Registration With The CFTC WARREN, NJ - June 11, 2001 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), today announced significant increases in both customer acquisition and trade volume, in conjunction with the one-year anniversary of the firm's Internet-based service. In addition, GAIN Capital is formally seeking registration with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to become a regulated financial en...
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GAIN Capital Announces Asset Management ServicesNovember 14, 2000Managed Account Program Draws On Firm's Expertise In Foreign Exchange Trading and Risk Management WARREN, NJ - November 14, 2000 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), announced today the launch of a managed account program, available immediately. The new program complements GAIN's Internet-based foreign exchange trading service, capitalizing on the existing 24-hour operation as well as the trading and risk management expertise of GAIN's professi...
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GAIN Capital Expands Product OfferingNovember 07, 2000Internet-Based Foreign Exchange Trading Service To Support 20 Currency Pairs WARREN, NJ - November 7, 2000 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), announced today support for additional currency pairs. The expansion of GAIN's product offering supports the firm's growing user base, which now includes institutional and individual FX traders from more than 100 countries around the world. As of November 15, 2000, GAIN will support 24-hour, commissi...
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GAIN Capital Announces Content Partnerships with Leading Providers of Forex Decision Support ServicesNovember 01, 2000Additional Market Analytics, Real-Time News, And Charting Packages Now Offered To Clients Of Firm's Web-Based FX Trading Application WARREN, NJ - November 1, 2000 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), today announced partnerships with several leading providers of foreign exchange related trading tools. The new decision support services complement the core offering in GAIN's dealing software, which includes real time streaming news from Mark...
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GAIN Capital Announces Asset Management ServicesJuly 24, 2000Commission-Free, 24-hour Dealing With Split Second Execution Times WARREN, NJ - July 24, 2000 GAIN Capital, the premier source for online currency trading (www.gaincapital.com), today announced an agreement with Bloomberg, providing direct access to GAIN's online FX trading service to the more than 140,000 worldwide participants in the Bloomberg financial network. GAIN Capital, offered on Bloomberg since June 22, 2000 under the mnemonic FXGAIN, is the second of three firms within a four...
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