Roger Aitken
Roger Aitken

2011 Social Forex Awards

Roger Aitken reviews the ‘2011 Social Forex Awards’ held this February in central London – which were the first of their kind.

First Published: e-Forex Magazine 47 / Awards / April, 2012

The great and the good from the FX market gathered on 22 February 2012 at the Charlotte Street Hotel in London, brought together by LetstalkFX and Social-Markets.net - in conjunction with e-Forex and sponsored by the CME Group - for the inaugural social forex awards recognising banks leading the way in utilising social media tools within the FX market. A range of presentations were made preceding the awards on aspects of social media and not just on its impact and development - but also things to watch for in the future. Speakers included representatives from the CME Group, Martech, Mischon de Reya, Open Windows Analytics and Social-Markets.net. Debate was lively and of course very social.  Here to stay Stefan Basiuk, co-Founder, LetstalkFX.com, commenting on the event said: “There has been a growing realisation within the financial markets that social [media] is not only here to stay, but a serious tool by which to do business right across business functions.”  He added:...continued

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