COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Saxo Bank, the online trading and investment specialist, has launched a new financial calendar covering major global macro-economic, corporate and geopolitical events.
Saxo Bank, the online trading and investment specialist, has launched a new financial calendar covering major global macro-economic, corporate and geopolitical events. The calendar is available to all Saxo Bank group websites, but has a home on TradingFloor.com where there will be real-time updates of major event data.
TradingFloor.com is a market information and social portal managed by Saxo Bank. Members of TradingFloor.com, which is free to join, not only receive real-time data updates, but also have the ability to save several filters of events based on type (economic vs. corporate), geography and, within corporates, by sector. Other Saxo Bank group sites receive the same data but with a slight delay.
Saxo Bank's new Financial Calendar is one of the broadest available to traders around the world. Macroeconomic events from over 28 countries are covered, as are forthcoming corporate events for the constituents of more than 23 of the world's benchmark indices. Where possible, the information available includes estimates, forecasts and actual figures plus event descriptions and historic data.
"Our new Financial Calendar lives up to Saxo Bank's accomplishment of being one of the world's best online multi-asset trading venues," says Hugh Taggart, Head of Content at Saxo Bank. "There are many online calendars, but few are instantaneously updated and have the same breadth of information valuable to traders and investors who are increasingly active across asset classes. Of course, the calendar is another reason to become a TradingFloor.com member and is in line with Saxo Bank's strategy to make the site the best online financial market community."
TradingFloor.com is a trading commentary, news and analysis web site hosted, owned and managed by Saxo Bank A/S. The site provides commentary and analysis on trading in the financial markets. Content is delivered in text and video format. The site's contributors and bloggers include economists, equity analysts, trading advisors and journalists from Saxo Bank, its clients and other reputable researchers and commentators. The website is embedded in all of Saxo Bank's trading platforms.
About Saxo Bank
Saxo Bank is a fully licensed and EU-regulated international investment bank, headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. Founded in 1992, Saxo Bank has risen to become a leading international investment bank and Internet trading provider to both private and institutional investors.
Saxo Bank is a leading online trading and investment specialist with a worldwide client base. A fully licensed and regulated European bank, Saxo Bank enables private investors and institutional clients to trade FX, CFDs, ETFs, Stocks, Futures, Options and other derivatives. The three specialised and fully integrated trading platforms; the browser-based SaxoWebTrader, the downloadable SaxoTrader and the SaxoMobileTrader application are available in over 20 languages. Saxo Asset Management accommodates high-net worth private clients and institutional investors. In 2010 Saxo Bank continued the diversification of its business with acquisitions of Saxo-ETrade Bank, a specialist in online investment, and Brorup Sparekasse, a Danish savings bank. The Saxo Bank Group is headquartered in Copenhagen with offices throughout Europe, Asia, Middle East and Australia. Saxo Bank opened its Dubai office in 2009 and was the first Danish bank to establish its presence in the Gulf Corporation Council region.
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