The beginning of the company started back in 1990 by set-up Marvel Communications SA, a business specializing in financial software and web applications. Further, the business model became Swissquote through the launch of the first financial platform in 1996, which offered free access to private investors real-time prices for all securities traded on the Swiss stock exchange and with the mission to democratize banking. Till now, Swissquote is visited 2 million times per month and is still Switzerland’s largest financial portal.
Swissquote Group Holding Ltd is Switzerland’s as a leading provider of online financial and trading services listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and has its headquarters in Gland (VD) with offices in Zürich, Bern, Dubai, Malta, Hong Kong and London.
The broker challenge convention through innovation and technology, while continuously developing their systems and offerings. Through their milestones, Swissquote takeover of MIG Bank Ltd, one of the leading Forex worldwide broker, also behaves as a strategic pather with PostFinance and numerous other world leading financial institutions like Goldman Sachs, UBS, Commerzbank, Vontobel, etc.
Swissquote Bank Ltd holds a banking licence issued by its supervisory authority the Swiss Federal Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) and is a member of the Swiss Bankers Association. The established branches are the subsidiaries of the Swissquote Bank and authorized by the relevant to the country regulators, thus in UK company regulated by FCA.