Leverate opens Japan office, hires ex Alpari exec

Leverate Japan office head Kazuo Anzai was previously CEO at Alpari Japan and Chief Compliance Officer at CMS Japan.

FX Platform provider Leverate has announced the opening of a new office in Tokyo, Japan, to be headed by Kazuo Anzai. Anzai was previously the CEO of Alpari Japan, and the CCO of CMS Japan.

Japan becomes the fourth international office for the rapidly-expanding Leverate, and the second location opened this year following the January launch of a Leverate Hong Kong office.

For the full Leverate press release see below.

Leverate Enters Japan Furthering Asian Market Expansion

June 12, 2013 – Further expanding its Asian market presence, Leverate is slated to open its fourth global office in Tokyo, Japan. The hub will serve as a means to penetrate and better serve the burgeoning Japanese Forex market.

“We have experienced a growing demand for our Sirix trading environments in the Japanese market,” says Ran Strauss, co- CEO of Leverate. “Our branded Sirix trading environments that are complete with a seamless social trading solution coupled with Japan’s hungry Forex market is ideal for us to provide an excellent service to our clients.”

Kazuo Anzai will be serving as Leverate’s Regional Sales Manager of Japan. Kazuo has a rich track record in finance and Forex. He has served as the representative director & CEO at Alpari Japan and previously as chief compliance officer at CMS Japan.

“I am delighted to join Leverate, the leading FX technology provider in the world,” says Kazuo Anzai. “The Japanese market is in the midst of a strong recovery and the timing is perfect for Leverate’s products to make an impact with Forex brokers.”

In January 2013 Leverate started its Asian Market Expansion by opening a Hong Kong office in Citibank Plaza.

Leverate is the vanguard of broker solutions technology and services empowering Forex brokers and financial institutions with the tools to increase conversions, minimize risk and reach new markets. Leverate’s cutting-edge solutions, powered by breakthrough technology, provide market players a comprehensive suite of products to operate the most successful and competitive brokerages in the Forex industry.

Leverate Japan Contact
Mr. Kazuo Anzai: + 81.80.4798.5255
Press Contact
Remy Rosenbaum
[email protected]


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