Mirror trading firm Tradeslide authorised by FCA

Tradeslide Trading Tech, an innovative crowd-sourced asset manager, has gained authorisation from the FCA. Tradeslide is the first UK manager crowd-sourcing trading skill from independent traders world-wide to receive permission to act as an FX Investment Manager.

Crowd-sourced "Mirror" trading offers great global promise, but most existing players within the European Union fall short of advice from the European Markets regulator, ESMA, in 2012 confirmed that MiFID regulatory Permissions for investment management are required to offer full mirror trading.

Tradeslide have recruited a high calibre team of investment managers, and implemented unique technology & algorithms, to offer the collective talent of independent traders to a global investor audience.

Juan Colon, Tradeslide’s CEO commented: “Receiving FCA Authorisation is a significant boost for us. We have invested in people and technology and are looking forward to providing the most dynamic mirror trading service available to our clients. Gaining FCA Authorisation highlights our commitment to service and quality.”

Tradeslide were advised by city consultancy Compliancy Services for the management of their FCA application and on-going FCA Compliance issues.

Ben Mason, Managing Partner
Compliancy Services
T: 0207 060 4499
E: ben.mason@compliancy-services.co.uk