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What is Exante?
Exante is a multi-licensed investment company providing direct access to a broad range of financial instruments through one single multi-currency and multi-asset solution. Established in 2011, Exante was founded by Alexey Kirienko, Gatis Eglitis Exante and Anatoly Knyazev. it is licensed by CySEC (Cyprus), FCA (UK), and SFC (Hong Kong). It provides its clients with instant access to more than 50 financial markets in the US, Europe, Asia, and Australia through its trading platform. It is for professional traders, asset managers, brokers, banks, and other financial institutions. With a single account, clients can trade over 600,000 instruments, including OTC bonds and exotics, shorting, cross-margining, and margin trading. Exante offers stocks, bonds, ETFs, options, futures, metals, and currencies in one single account.
Clients at Exante
Exante is a professional broker that serves:
- Private investors
- Banks and financial institutions
- Family offices
- Wealth managers
Private Investors at Exante
Private investors are individuals or companies that invest money into an entity to help the company succeed and get a return on their investments. Private investors use Exante to invest their money in the different available markets at Exante: stocks, currencies, bonds, options, futures, metals, and funds.
Exante provides private investors with bonds. Bonds are one of the remarkable services provided by professional trading platforms. Exante’s multi-currency trading platform is a complete package for professionals and traders. Private investors can also enjoy hedging, trading on margin, and trading high-yield private placement bonds. You can choose between Exante’s top tiers, US Corporate/Government, European Corporate/Government, and Euronext Bonds. Emerging markets: EMEA, APAC, CIS. Exotics are available upon request.
You should also consider asset-based lending. Professional trading platforms may provide financing equivalent to an open data repo with variable interest rates for borrowing cash based on an individual risk assessment.
Banks and Financial Institutions
After a decade of experience, Exante is bound to have banks and financial institutions as its clients. They benefit from flexible onboarding, an omnibus account, regulatory compliance, granular reporting, and Tier 1 clearing. At Exante, banks and financial institutions enjoy clear fees and reports, granular reports, fast and precise multi-currency reporting for internal and external use, and a single account. The single account can be considered a one-stop-shop: 50+ venues, and 600K instruments.
Family offices are privately held companies that manage wealth and investments for wealthy families, generally with at least $50-$100 million in investable assets to transfer wealth from one generation to the next. The company’s financial capital is the family’s wealth. In addition to managing household staff, making travel arrangements, managing property, handling accounting and payroll, managing legal affairs, family management services, family governance, financial and investor education, coordination of philanthropy and private foundations, and succession planning, family offices also perform these tasks.
Exante’s custody services make asset transfers easy for family offices, as stock and bond transfers can be made to Exante, which offers highly competitive custody fees. Additionally, Exante offers direct market access from a single account with fast order routing to 50+ global exchanges without re-quoting or slippage. The multi-account structure allows family offices to manage multiple sub-accounts for their clients under a single primary account. Multi-account Manager (MAM) allows you to assign deals to an unlimited number of accounts – with just one click.
A wealth manager is a high-level professional who would usually provide different services, such as estate planning, investment advice, retirement planning, accounting, and tax services. Wealth managers work with wealthy individuals with a broad range of diverse needs. Wealth management is not just investment advice. It encompasses every detail of a person’s financial life. In most cases, advisors will provide the services needed to manage their client’s assets. They also create a strategic plan to meet future needs.
Wealth managers enjoy accessing raw trade data or OHLC aggregated candles, accessing any financial instrument available on the platform, integrating with your back office, and trading systems, and placing subsequent orders or changing existing ones. They also enjoy Exante’s Excel integration. Without programming skills, they can create and apply algorithms of unrestrained complexity as much as they want. They can also generate custom reports for your clients, leverage Excel’s in-built capabilities to analyze market data as well as develop and test financial strategies against the real market.