|By PR Newswire
|March 18, 2014 05:29 PM EDT
LIMASSOL, Cyprus, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
IronFX Global, the global leader in online trading, today announced its official partnership agreement with FC Barcelona, one of the most successful professional football clubs in the world.
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With this sponsorship agreement, IronFX Global becomes FC Barcelona's Official Partner with worldwide association (except for Spain), marketing and promotional rights for the use of the FC Barcelona brand and players.
Javier Faus, first vice president of FC Barcelona, commented: "We are extremely pleased to become associated with such a strong brand and a company that has a great passion for our team and our values. This will be a positive partnership for the Club and we are looking forward to working together with IronFX Global as we continue to build and move the Club forward."
Markos A. Kashiouris, Chairman & CEO of IronFX Global, commented: "For a global firm like ours, partnering with one of the most successful football clubs in the world is the perfect match and evidences the leadership of IronFX Global in the worldwide online trading arena. The FC Barcelona motto 'Mes que un Club' (More than a Club), embodies the philosophy upon which IronFX was founded: fair practices, pioneering attitude, innovation and top quality in every aspect of our operations. We look forward to success in the new season for FC Barcelona and continuing worldwide success and excellence for IronFX Global."
About IronFX Global
IronFX Global is the award-winning Global Leader in Online Trading. With 15 platforms trading over 200 instruments in forex, spot metals and CFDs on US and UK stocks and commodities, IronFX Global serves retail and institutional customers from over 180 countries in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America with over 50 offices around the globe, and has more than 1,100 employees worldwide. It offers a customer-centric model via its unique, largest in the industry and global account management force with bespoke trading functionality through its platforms and products offering, best pricing, execution and liquidity. Daily market news feed and insightful research gives clients access to the best information and data to make informed trading decisions. IronFX Global complies with international regulatory standards, and is authorized and regulated by FCA, ASIC, FSP, CRFIN, CySEC, is a member of Eurex and is also an EU regulated and MiFID compliant firm.
For more information about IronFX Global and the partnership with FC Barcelona, visit http://www.ironfx.com and http://fcb.ironfx.com
About FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona was founded on November 29, 1899 by initiative of a Swiss gentleman called Joan Gamper. He and a small group of collaborators created the club which has come to reflect public awareness of a welcoming and caring nation, Catalonia. From President Walter Wild to Josep Maria Bartomeu, Barça has grown into a massive social phenomenon that reaches far beyond the bounds of mere sport. The club has grown along with the city around it, and has come to represent Barcelona and Catalonia all around the world.
FC Barcelona now has more members than any other football club in the world and its achievements have also made it one of the most successful. Few clubs have won as many major titles as FCB. These include 4 Champions Leagues, 22 Spanish Ligas, 26 Spanish Copas, 11 Spanish Supercups, 4 European Supercups, 2 Clubs World Cups and 4 European Cup Winners Cups. A number of players have also won major individual honours while at Barça including 4 Ballon d'Or wins for Leo Messi.
For more information about FC Barcelona and the partnership with IronFX Global, visit http://www.fcbarcelona.com and http://www.fcbarcelona.com/Sponsors.
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