LIMASSOL, Cyprus, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — IronFX, the Global Leader in Online Trading, has taken its rewards to a new level by hosting an unprecedented event for its partners, with top footballers from FC Barcelona at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper training field in Barcelona, today.
World-class footballers Daniel Alves da Silva, Sergio Busquets and Javier Mascherano met with the IronFX premium IBs at an exclusive event at the FCB training ground, in support of the official partnership between the two establishments, which was formalised in March, 2014. With this event today at Ciutat Esportiva, IronFX Global has created a new benchmark of excellence in rewards to its IBs, unmatched by other brokers in the forex industry.
The twin worlds of football and trading fused on the pitch as the three footballers from one of the most successful professional football clubs in the world, socialised with the top performing IronFX Introducer Brokers (IBs). The two groups, although different, are both among the best in their respective fields and used the time to share their experiences, and to enjoy their time together on the field. IronFX senior management, who accompanied the IBs to this exceptional event, presented personalised plaques to the FC Barcelona footballers as a memento of the special occasion.
Chairman & CEO of IronFX Global Markos Kashiouris commented: "With this most unforgettable event hosted in Barcelona today, we once again affirm our position at the helm of the forex industry. Today we have reminded our partners and clients that only IronFX can be trusted to provide unparalleled excellence in its services, combined with the most memorable lifetime experiences."
About IronFX Global
IronFX is the award-winning Global Leader in Online Trading. With 15 platforms trading over 200 instruments in forex, spot metals, stocks and futures, IronFX Global serves retail and institutional customers from over 180 countries in 6 continents. With over 60 offices worldwide, and more than 1,500 employees providing support in over 45 different languages, IronFX clients can benefit from round-the-clock coverage delivered by one of the world’s largest and most accomplished global client coverage teams. The IronFX customer-centric model combines bespoke trading functionality through its platforms with the widest suite of products to offer the best pricing, execution and liquidity. Daily market news feed and insightful research give clients access to the best information and data to make informed trading decisions. Evidencing the leadership of IronFX Global in the worldwide online trading arena, IronFX Global also has an official partnership agreement with FC Barcelona, one of the most successful professional football clubs in the world.
IronFX Global complies with international regulatory standards, and is authorized and regulated by FCA, ASIC, FSB (South Africa), FSP (New Zealand), CRFIN, UCRFIN and CySEC. The company is a member of the Eurex Exchange and is also an EU-regulated and MiFID-compliant firm.
About FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona was founded on November 29, 1899 by initiative of a Swiss gentleman called Joan Gamper. He and a small group of collaborators created the club which has come to reflect public awareness of a welcoming and caring nation, Catalonia. From President Walter Wild to Josep Maria Bartomeu, Barça has grown into a massive social phenomenon that reaches far beyond the bounds of mere sport. The club has grown along with the city around it, and has come to represent Barcelona and Catalonia all around the world.
FC Barcelona now has more members than any other football club in the world and its achievements have also made it one of the most successful. Few clubs have won as many major titles as FCB. These include 4 Champions Leagues, 22 Spanish Ligas, 26 Spanish Copas, 11 Spanish Supercups, 4 European Supercups, 2 Clubs World Cups and 4 European Cup Winners Cups. A number of players have also won major individual honours while at Barça including 4 Ballon d’Or wins for Leo Messi.