The City of London Wealth Management Awards 2016 celebrated its 10th Anniversary in 2016. Winners were announced at The Guildhall on Tuesday 12th April with Sophie Raworth hosting the Awards Dinner in front of an audience of 300+ guests.
It should be pointed out that the COLWMA awards are unique within the finance industry. Results are determined by an online public vote, marking the awards out as an independent and prestigious recognition forum for the winners of each category. With that in mind, the winners within the 2016 trading categories were:
- Best Execution-Only CFD Provider: Accendo Markets
- Best Execution-Only Equity Share Dealing Service: IWeb Share Dealing
- Best FX Service Provider: FxPro
- Best Spread Betting Provider: Spreadex
Stephen Pinner, MD of Goodacre UK the company managing the Awards said “Winning a City of London Wealth Management Award is significant proof of distinction for the best companies and individuals providing services to private investors. The fact that winners are determined by individual votes is a huge endorsement for all winners.”
This event was sponsored by Equiniti, FactSet, IRESS, JHC Systems, Clearstream Banking, Platform Securities, Allfunds Bank, SIX Financial and Wealth Dynamix.
About The City of London Wealth Management Awards
The City of London Wealth Management AwardsTM recognise the quality of service from the very best wealth management companies and individuals. The COLWMA Awards are highly valued and unique. Written submissions are made by wealth managers and an independent panel of judges determine whether or not they justify a nomination. Investors then vote on the nominations to determine the winner in each category. Integrity and independence are at the forefront of these awards.
Goodacre UK is a leading specialist business and technology consultancy. They work exclusively with regulated companies and suppliers in the financial services sector.
The business was formed in 2008 and provides services through a team of highly qualified and experienced consultants and subject matter experts. Their client base includes many of the leading market participants, banks, regulators, stock exchanges, data providers and system suppliers. Goodacre UK offers four types of service, namely management consultancy, training, recruitment and event management.