GMO Click Securities, Inc. provider of online securities broking services announced Japanese volumes today with results booming for the month. In September, volumes for spot platform FX Neo were up 79% MoM to ¥90T from August’s ¥50.27T, and up 43.3% YoY from September 2013’s ¥62.82T.
On exchange FX margin contracts for Click365 came in for September at 479,908 units up 69% MoM from August’s 283,205 units; but down 19% from September 2013’s 593,462 contracts units. It was also announced recently that as of September 1st GMO Click Holdings received FCA regulation to operate in the UK and across Europe as GMO Click UK Limited. Based on the people listed in ‘Individuals’, it looks like the office will be initially managed by the GMO Hong Kong branch, with local customer service and finance people in London to support the operation.
For the official release, click here (Japanese).