Synthesis takes Saxo for cross-product e-trading

The move expands Synthesis’ product suite beyond its foreign exchange core, and is the first online trading platform from the bank.

Charles-Henri Sabet, chief executive officer of Synthesis in Geneva, said the bank looked at several alternatives but Saxo was the only firm able to offer liquidity as well as technology across asset classes. “Most importantly, it also allowed us to retain flows in foreign exchange,” Sabet said. As a result users will continue to receive Synthesis analysis and F