OANDA hires Galin Georgiev
October 31, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

OANDA hires PrimeXM’s Galin Georgiev as Head of Product Operations

Georgiev’s appointment at OANDA follows the broker unveiling its a new brand identity. OANDA also recently expanded its crypto trading service in US through a partnership with regulated blockchain infrastructure platform, Paxos Trust Company. To his new position at OANDA, Georgiev brings two decades of industry experience. He has worked at other forex brands, as…

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October 21, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

OANDA announces crypto trading service in US

OANDA explained that opening a Paxos account, funding and trading s all managed within the app so investors can access major cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and PAX Gold against the US dollar from the platform. Gavin Bambury, Chief Executive Officer of OANDA, said: As the number of Americans seeking exposure to cryptocurrencies grows, it's…

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September 25, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

OANDA and Paxos partner to create a crypto trading ecosystem

Gavin Bambury, Chief Executive Officer of OANDA, said: The relationship with Paxos signals the start of an exciting new phase of growth for OANDA, creating a significant opportunity in the US market. He continued: OANDA continues to strive to create an ecosystem built with integrity to meet the evolving needs of our clients. Our partnership…

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February 25, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Michael Aagaard appointed as Digital Assets Consultant at OANDA

In four years, Aagaard was promoted to Head of Business Projects and in 2008 he became Senior Business Analyst in FX Market Making for the bank. In 2012, he was promoted again to Chief Operating Officer, responsible for executing and coordinating Saxo’s business development strategy, reporting to the Global Head of Foreign Exchange. In 2019,…

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December 13, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

OANDA’s Lucian Lauerman promoted as Head of Digital Assets

He previously served as Global Head of Electronic Distribution at Saxo Bank, where he worked from more than seven years. Lauerman has also worked at institutions such as Lloyds Banking Group, GL Trade - Capital Markets Solutions and FNX Limited. OANDA has seen a lot of changes in its top management this year. In July,…

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November 09, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

OANDA and CONVRS partner to improve account opening process

Kurt vom Scheidt, Chief Operating Officer with OANDA, said: In today’s world, people are increasingly using instant messaging apps in every aspect of their daily lives. As such, we wanted to upgrade our onboarding protocols to better reflect this, extending our channels of communication to include the world’s most popular social media and mobile messaging…

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OANDA appoints Lisa Shemie as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
October 27, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Lisa Shemie joins OANDA as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Shemie commented: Over the years, OANDA has earned a reputation for integrity in the FX community, emerging as an industry leader, widely recognised for its dedication to the success of its clients. I’m looking forward to partnering with the business to help capture new opportunities and fuel company expansion in the future. Additionally, Shemie has…

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August 26, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

OANDA adds Karl Roessner to its Board of Directors

He was also a member of the Board of Directors of both institutions. Before he joined E*TRADE in 2009, Roessner was with Clifford Chance for 17 years, working as a lawyer for the firm both before and after the Rogers & Wells merger. Chief Executive Officer of OANDA, Gavin Bambury, said: We are delighted to…

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