Best Technology Award - AIM Awards 2018

Kx wins ‘Best Technology Award’ at 2018 AIM Awards

12 Oct 2018 | , , ,
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Kx parent company First Derivatives (FD) has been awarded the ‘Best Technology Award’ at the AIM Awards on 11 October 2018.

The AIM Awards identify quoted companies and entrepreneurs that have harnessed the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) to help them fulfill their ambition and growth potential in the last twelve months. The AIM is a division of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) which acts as the market for smaller, growing companies.

With this award, FD’s Kx technology was recognized as one that reflected ‘the innovation and entrepreneurial skills that are the cornerstone of the AIM culture’. The ‘Best Technology Award’ is sponsored by Berenberg.

FD Chairman Seamus Keating accepted this award on behalf of First Derivatives.

Picture shows, left to right: David Snell, Partner and AIM Leader, PwC; Ben Wright, Head of UK ECM & Corporate Broking, Berenberg; Seamus Keating, Chairman, First Derivatives plc; and Sophie Raworth, awards presenter.

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