Trading system integrator Gold-i has partnered with Beeks Financial Cloud, a leading provider of forex virtual private server (VPS) solutions, to offer additional connectivity and server hosting solutions, the company said in a notice on Tuesday. The partnership concerns the industry leader trading platform MetaTarader (MT).
Gold-i, based in the UK, is an integrator of the MT platform, both MT4 and its successor MT5. It provides a flexible Liquidity Bridge which connects the MT to global brokers and exchanges.
“Our clients come to us to help them with all aspects of running MetaTrader effectively and we are delighted to have formed a partnership with Beeks – an organization with a global reputation for excellence, a presence in LD4, NY4 and TY3 and extremely high quality 24×7 service,” Gold-i CEO Tom Higgins said
Gold-i serves corporate clients, including brokers, both start-ups and established ones. Its products are designed to help MT brokers optimize operations and to make more money, cut costs, reduce risk and differentiate from competitors. Some of its clients are US top forex brokers Forex Capital Markets, aka FXCM, and Gain Capital, LMax Exchange, CMC Markets, City Index, SaxoBank, etc.
UK-headquartered Beeks Financial Cloud provides VPS solutions for automated trading to institutional clients. It has a sister company, BeeksFX, for retail clients, both of which are renown for their fast-execution white-label solutions. The company has seven data centers globally,including in London, New York, Chicago and Indonesia, through which it helps forex, futures, and equities trading service providers by reducing the barriers to entry and the time to market. Its solutions are used buy more than 50 leading forex brokers.
“Beeks Financial Cloud is one of the world’s largest low latency cloud and connectivity providers for financial services, with offerings which span asset classes. Our growing relationship with Gold-i enables them to offer their clients a one-stop-shop in terms of MetaTrader installations,” Gordon McArthur, CEO of Beeks Financial Cloud, said.
MT4 and MT5, developed by Russian software company MetaQuotes, are the world’s most widely-used forex trading platforms. They allows trading in forex, contracts for difference (CFDs), and futures. The MT5 also features functions for stock market traders. Traders can download ready-made or create their own trading robots (Expert Advisors, or EAs), scripts and custom indicators in the MQL programming language.