The iFX EXPO is known to be the largest and one of the first financial business to business (B2B) expos in the world. The expo primarily focuses on the retail forex industry, in order to connect the leading service providers with forex brokers, affiliates, introducing brokers (IB’s), and partners. This year there were over 35,000 attendees participating in the world-renowned event which was based in Limassol, Cyprus, on May 21 to May 23.
Mr. Ryan Tsui, CEO of ATFX (AE) was invited to be one of the esteemed panelists who are industry leading figures, at the expo. Mr. Tsui has impressive and vast experience and skills when it comes to the global forex markets. He has held multiple management positions at various global FX brokerages. Additionally, he also holds experience in institutional sales and business development in the Asia Pacific Region.
The topic the panel had to discuss was called, “Gold and Glitter: Understanding today’s Middle East markets”. The discussion covered critical and important topics from the world of finance and trading which are currently in the Middle East. Essentially the panel focussed on breaking B2B misconceptions in the MENA region and identifying the reality instead. The panelist covered topics including the most popular assets and marketing strategies.
ATFX expanded to the UAE in March 2018. Mr. Tsui took the opportunity to share his thoughts and experiences in setting up a new office, as well as navigating the Middle Eastern market. He shared extensive tips which covered the timeframe and set-up cost when opening a new office.
Mr. Tsui commented after the event and said: “It was a great opportunity to present the strengths, philosophy, and ethics behind ATFX’s brand. It was also a phenomenal opportunity to share insights that the company has gained within the UAE markets.”
ATFX is willing to share its knowledge and experience to the investors and market players. ATFX (AE) has plans to expand its businesses to cover more ground in the Middle East in 2019, as it aims to establish a strong footprint in the country. The company’s confidence about the future is backed by the secure, state-of-the-art cutting-edge trading platform that is simple and straightforward, with conventional processes for clients and IBs.