GFI ForexMatch® and GFI Direct Receive Profit and Loss Annual Readers’ Choice Awards

New York - 17 June 2013

  • GFI ForexMatch voted Best Emerging Market Platform and Best FX Options Matching
  • GFI Direct voted Best FX Options Request for Stream

GFI Group Inc. (NYSE: "GFIG"), a leading provider of wholesale brokerage, electronic execution and trading support products for global financial markets, today announced that its electronic market for FX products GFI ForexMatch® was voted Best Emerging Market Platform and Best FX Options Matching and that its RFQ trading protocol GFI Direct was chosen as Best FX Options Request for Stream by Profit and Loss magazine readers.

Profit and Loss magazine announced on May 30, 2013 during the dinner held to close their Annual New York conference the winners of the Annual Readers’ Choice Awards.

Paul Millward, Head of FX eMarkets said: “We are delighted to have won these awards from Profit and Loss magazine. The quality and versatility of our electronic trading platforms is the product of our technology and e-markets team working closely with our brokers to address changing market structures and customer needs. We are ready to apply for a SEF license as soon as this is made possible by the CFTC”.

For the sixth consecutive year, Profit & Loss opened its website in May for readers to vote for the best bank, broker and service provider across 15 key categories. Over 3,000 votes were registered this year.

The Awards are open to both banks and non-banking organisations and recognise the efforts of the industry in providing the tools and functionality that make trading FX more efficient.

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