The global award underlines the Kuwait-based brand’s efforts in building a safe online trading platform for regional investors
Q8 Trade, a fast-growing online trading platform servicing investors in the Middle East, has received international recognition for its credibility by Finance Derivative with the ‘Most Trusted Trading Platform MENA 2019’ award.
The Finance Derivative Awards honour excellence in performance across different domains of the business and financial landscape. The global awards recognise companies and individuals who have played a pivotal role in the advancement of the finance sector from businesses of all sizes and industries.
Commenting on the most recent award, Ali Hassan, VP of Business Development at Q8 Trade, said: “We’re pleased to have received this award. Building trust is a challenge for any financial institution, but it’s particularly true for online trading platforms. Online trading is a new phenomenon, especially in this part of the world, so, naturally, investors and regulators must ensure investment platforms are credible and well-regulated. As online trading continues to gain momentum among investors around the globe as a gateway to international investments, this matter is becoming increasingly important.
“At Q8 Trade, corporate governance and compliance are the cornerstones of our business, creating a trusted place for our clients to trade. This global accolade is a testament to our commitment in creating a safe online trading platform in the region. I’d like to also take this opportunity to thank our 132,000 plus clients for their unwavering trust in our offerings and look forward to continuing to help regional customers reach their investment goals.”
Q8 Trade is one of the only brands in the MENA region with a regulated license for online Contracts for Difference (CFD) and Forex. The online trading platform is owned and operated by Q8 Securities.
Q8 Trade has recently been recognized by a number of leading industry bodies with accolades such as ‘Best Regional Forex Broker 2018’by Global Brands Magazine, and ‘Fastest Growing Forex Brand MENA 2018’ in addition to ‘Best New Forex Brand MENA 2019’ from the International Business Magazine.
The Kuwaiti trading company has recently launched a revamped website to make it easier for traders to navigate and trade. The updated website also provides in-depth information to help educate potential investors and the general public on online trading. In addition to the website updates, Q8 Trade has launched a new mobile application to provide customers with a better experience on-the-go and cater to evolving demands of both local and international investors.K