Shares Magazine readers nominated their favourite financial providers, services and products, and winners were chosen in 26 categories. In addition to Best Product of the Year, GFT Global Markets was also recognised as a finalist in six other categories, including Best CFD Provider, Best Spread Betting Service, Best Foreign Exchange Broker, Best Active Trading Tools, Best Online Trading Platform and Best Futures & Options Broker.
DealBookÂ® 360 earned top honors in its category, which included products from Abbey Stockbrokers, Barclays, Bets for Traders, CMC Markets, IG Index, Sucden and TD Waterhouse. In 2006, GFT Global Markets was a Best Spread Betting Service finalist in the Shares Awards, and also took home the award for the Best Foreign Exchange Broker.
âWe are committed to serving our customers by providing one of the best and most adaptable trading platforms,â said Simon Mansell, COO, GFT Global Markets. âAnd we are honored that the readers of Shares have selected DealBookÂ® 360 as the best product of the year.â
GFTâs free DealBookÂ® 360 trading platform includes many standout features for trading CFDs, spread bets and spot forex. In addition to receiving realâtime pricing and order execution for more than 2,100 financial products, DealBookÂ® 360 also includes customisable charting features; audible, text and e-mail price alerts; and orders types such as trailing stops to help traders limit losses and protect profits.