Fixnetix

From offices in London, New York and Boston, Fixnetix offers financial trading services to investment banks and hedge funds. The company claims that clients find it cheaper and faster to use its services than install their own trading systems. Chairman and chief executive Hugh Hughes co-founded Fixnetix in 2006 after a long career in investment banking, and secured funding from the private equity firm Delta Partners in return for a 27% stake in the business. All of Fixnetix’s 83 full-time staff have share options. Sales grew 191% a year, from £1m in 2008 to £25.4m in 2011.

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Company details
Year2011
Rank4
CompanyFixnetix
ActivityFinancial trading services provider
LocationCentral London
Average 3 year sales growth191.13%
Latest sales £000s25,375
Staff83
Founded2006
Websitewww.fixnetix.com

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