Overview

  • Founded Date January 1, 1996
  • Posted Jobs 0
  • Viewed 14
  • Company Size 1,000 - 1,499 employees
  • Industry Forex BrokerCryptocurrency Brokerbusiness information providersSecurities Brokers & Traders
  • Offices
    • New York, USA - 17 State Street, Suite 300 New York, NY 10004,USA
    • Toronto, Canada, 370 King Street West 2nd Floor Box 60 ,Toronto, ON M5V 1J9
    • Singapore,OANDA Asia Pacific Pte Ltd,50 Collyer Quay, #04-03 OUE Bayfront, Singapore 049321
    • Sydney, Australia, OANDA Australia Pty Ltd, Level 1, 60 Martin Place, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
    • Tokyo, Japan, OANDA Japan Inc., 3-6 4F, Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-008, Japan
    • London, UK,OANDA Europe Limited, Floor 3, 18 St. Swithin's Lane, London, EC4N 8AD, United Kingdom
    • Frankfurt, Germany, OANDA Markets Europa, Wework Building Taunusanlage 8, 60329, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    • Kraków, Poland, OANDA Poland sp. z.o.o., ul. Zabłocie 43B, 30-701 Kraków, Poland
    • Gzira, Malta, OANDA Europe Markets Limited, Office 11, SOHO Offices, J Block, Savoy Gardens, Triq d’Argens, Gzira, GZR 1362, Malta

Company Description

Oanda  Careers

OUR CULTURE
Our people drive OANDA
We aim to create a stimulating, respectful and fast-moving environment with equal opportunities, where everyone can realize personal growth.

Who we are

  • Rewarding creativity and innovation
  • Collaborative and inclusive
  • 45% of staff in an engineering role
  • Heritaged fintech

to be open – We look ahead and embrace the new to create innovative and fresh solutions.

to focus – We know what’s important, and we ruthlessly prioritise so we can put our energy into what matters most.

to be bold  -We look ahead and embrace the new to create innovative and fresh solutions.

Our people

Our people are key to our success and we aim to create a stimulating, respectful and fast-paced environment with equal opportunities where everyone can realize personal growth.
We take the initiative, own our projects and hold each other to the same high standard in everything we do.

Perks

  • Meals and snacks
  • Casual dress code
  • Competitive benefits package
  • Retirement savings programme
  • Referral bonus
  • Movie, poker, games evenings
  • Training allowance
  • Discounted offerings

Customer focused

We are an incredibly customer focused business. Everything we do at OANDA is geared around providing the best experience for our clients.

Our values
We strive to set the highest standards in product excellence, fairness, professionalism and respect. 
We believe that sustainable profitability can exist harmoniously with our principles.

WHY OANDA?
From tech start-up to a global corporation
An award-winning global company offering leading currency solutions for both retail and corporate clients. Our vision is to transform how our clients meet their currency needs.

OUR HISTORY
We’ve come a long way since our first data feed went live in 1997
From our roots in 1997 providing free currency exchange information over the internet to launching an award-winning global trading business, we work together to drive the future of currency data solutions and trading technology.

Co-founded by Dr. Stumm, a computer scientist and Dr. Olsen, an economist, the company was born out of the belief that the Internet and technology would open up the markets for both currency data and trading.

2020 – Acquiring TMS Brokers
OANDA enters into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of leading Polish multi-asset class broker, Dom Maklerski TMS Brokers, creating a base from which to grow across the Baltics and Eastern Europe.

New leadership – History
2019 – New leadership
Combining a deep-seated knowledge of financial technology with an unparalleled understanding of the trading sector, industry leader Gavin Bambury joins OANDA as the firm’s Chief Executive Officer.

The future is now – history
2018 – The future is now
Introducing a new era for the firm, OANDA is acquired by CVC Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm that currently manages in excess of USD70 billion in assets around the world.

2017 – Market domination
We are named Singapore’s No. 1 FX Broker for the fourth year in a row by the Investment Trends 2017 Singapore CFD & FX Report. We also become one of the largest FX brokers operating in the US at the time.

Institutional-grade execution
2016 – Institutional-grade execution
Having invested heavily in achieving institutional-grade execution, we launch a new state-of-the-art platform called V20. In the same year, we’re named the world’s Best Retail FX Platform at FXWeek’s prestigious eFX awards.

Biggest FX broker in Japan
2015 – Biggest FX broker in Japan
We become the largest foreign FX broker in Japan, and we also sided with our clients during the Swiss National Bank crisis.

Entering Australia – History
2014 – Entering Australia
Having opened an office in Sydney, we are honoured with the Investment Trends Highest Overall Customer Satisfaction awards in the US, UK, Singapore and Australia. We also announce free developer access to fxTrade via a cutting-edge Rest API the same year.

Improved functionality – History
2013  -Improved functionality
We upgrade fxTrade mobile app with customisable charts, overlays, indicators and price alerts. OANDA announces a partnership with Autochartist, offering automated technical analysis.

Multi-asset broker – History
2012 – Multi-asset broker
In 2012, we add several additional CFDs to our portfolio, enabling clients in certain markets to trade additional commodities, precious metals, indices and bonds. WIRED magazine adds us to the list of 10 Non-California Tech Companies You Wished You Worked For.

Global expansion – History
2011 – Global expansion
A significant year for our global footprint, in 2011 we open a London office that acts as our European headquarters. Meanwhile, over in Asia, our partnership with MyGaika becomes OANDA Japan.

A mobile world – History
2010 – A mobile world
We launch the first version of the fxTrade mobile app for IOS and Android, while also acquiring a majority stake in Japanese broker MyGaika in the same year.

An award-winning broker – History
2009 – An award-winning broker
The first of many, in 2008 we win Treasury Today’s Adam Smith Award and are named Best Trading Platform by World Finance.

International recognition – History
2008 – International recognition
We are shortlisted in Euromoney’s 2008 Award for Excellence for Best Global Foreign Exchange House, earning special mention because the firm, “Has democratised FX in a way the banks simply have not.” The same year, Silicon Alley Insider ranks us among the world’s top ten most valuable private digital start-ups alongside Facebook, Wikipedia and Mozilla.

Entering Asia
2007 – Entering Asia
We receive USD100 million investment from venture capitalists and expand into the Asia-Pacific region for the first time, opening an office in Singapore.

Insightful market commentary – History
2006 – Insightful market commentary
In 2006, we launch the first version of MarketPulse, which provides traders with in-depth insights into key events that could impact the markets. In the same year, several banks begin white-labelling our trading engine to support their own retail clients.

Bill of Rights – History
2005
Bill of Rights
We launch the Forex Trader’s Bill of Rights – a trading manifesto that outlines several key principals designed to make forex trading more transparent, efficient and fair.

Introducing pipettes – History
2004 – Introducing pipettes
Creating greater pricing flexibility and further reducing spreads, we become the first broker to introduce fractional pips quoted to the fifth decimal place.

Automated trading technology – History
2003 – Automated trading technology
A tech firm at heart, we develop an API for the fxTrade platform, enabling clients to automate their trading and hedging strategies.

Ongoing media attention – History
2002 – Ongoing media attention
The Globe and Mail writes, “OANDA.com: A reliable and convenient FX calculator…This site is definitely worth a bookmark.”

Changing the world – History
2001 – Changing the world
In 2001, we launch a trading platform that helps pioneer the development of Internet-based currency trading around the world, enabling forex investors to trade the markets with as little as USD1.

A new millennium – History
2000 – A new millennium
We offer FX conversion, localisation, decision support and forecasting services for corporate clients, surviving the Y2K bug thanks to our cutting-edge technology.

Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) – History
1999 – Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Developed in conjunction with NOKIA, we launch one of the first Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) services in the world and also release our latest currency converter for AOL.

Accurate, reliable FX data – History
1998 – Accurate, reliable FX data
Several tax authorities and leading audit firms around the world begin to subscribe to our corporate solution, OANDA Rates.

Revolutionising currency data – History
1997 – Revolutionising currency data
In 1997, we become the first company to share exchange rate information on the Internet, free of charge. The same year, Time magazine reviews the firm, saying “Converting currencies can be unnerving…No more.”

1996 History
1996 – A new dawn
We are co-founded by Dr Michael Stumm, a professor of Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto, and Dr Richard Olsen of The Olsen Ltd, a leading econometric research and development firm. The company is incorporated in the state of Delaware.

 “OANDA”, “fxTrade” and OANDA’s “fx” family of trademarks are owned by OANDA Corporation. All other trademarks appearing on this website are the property of their respective owners.

Leveraged trading in foreign currency contracts or other off-exchange products on margin carries a high level of risk and may not be suitable for everyone. We advise you to carefully consider whether trading is appropriate for you in light of your personal circumstances. You may lose more than you invest. Information on this website is general in nature. We recommend that you seek independent financial advice and ensure you fully understand the risks involved before trading. Trading through an online platform carries additional risks. Refer to our legal section.

Financial spread betting is only available to OANDA Europe Ltd customers who reside in the UK or Republic of Ireland. CFDs, MT4 hedging capabilities and leverage ratios exceeding 50:1 are not available to US residents. The information on this site is not directed at residents of countries where its distribution, or use by any person, would be contrary to local law or regulation.

OANDA Corporation is a registered Futures Commission Merchant and Retail Foreign Exchange Dealer with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and is a member of the National Futures Association. No: 0325821. Please refer to the NFA’s FOREX INVESTOR ALERT where appropriate.

OANDA (Canada) Corporation ULC accounts are available to anyone with a Canadian bank account. OANDA (Canada) Corporation ULC is regulated by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), which includes IIROC’s online advisor check database (IIROC AdvisorReport), and customer accounts are protected by the Canadian Investor Protection Fund within specified limits. A brochure describing the nature and limits of coverage is available upon request or at www.cipf.ca.

OANDA Europe Limited is a company registered in England number 7110087, and has its registered office at Floor 3, 18 St. Swithin’s Lane, London EC4N 8AD. It is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, No: 542574.

OANDA Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (Co. Reg. No 200704926K) holds a Capital Markets Services Licence issued by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

OANDA Australia Pty Ltd is regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission ASIC (ABN 26 152 088 349, AFSL No. 412981) and is the issuer of the products and/or services on this website. It’s important for you to consider the current Financial Service Guide (FSG)Product Disclosure Statement (‘PDS’)Account Terms and any other relevant OANDA documents before making any financial investment decisions.

OANDA Japan Co., Ltd. First Type I Financial Instruments Business Director of the Kanto Local Financial Bureau (Kin-sho) No. 2137 Institute Financial Futures Association subscriber number 1571.

OANDA Europe Markets Limited is a company registered in Malta number C 95813, and has its registered office at Office 11, SOHO Offices, J Block, Savoy Gardens, Triq d’Argens, Gzira GZR 1362, Malta. It is authorised and regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority as Category 3 Investment Services Licence Holder to provide services to the residents in the European Union.

OANDA Global Markets Ltd is a company registered in BVI number 2026433, and has its registered office at Kingston Chambers, PO Box 173, Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands. It is authorised and regulated by the BVI Financial Services Commission, number: SIBA/L/20/1130.

Source: Oanda