Founded by traders, for traders

AxiCorp is a wholly Australian-owned Australian FX provider and is a recognised emerging force in the global FX and CFD industry. With operations in Sydney, London, Dubai, Singapore, Shanghai, Philippines, Ukraine and Cyprus, AxiCorp provides FX and CFD trading services to retail and institutional clients across the globe.

What we do

AxiCorp serves more than 42,000 active clients in more than 100 countries thanks to award winning service and technologically superior software solutions. Since being founded in 2007, AxiCorp has grown into a truly global business with offices in Sydney, London, Dubai, Singapore, Shanghai, Philippines, Ukraine and Cyprus.

Key revenue streams

The AxiCorp group of companies offers a complete revenue stream derived from a range of online trading and financial management services. Our core business is built on online margin trading products, including Forex, CFDs, Commodities, Indices and Cryptocurrency CFDs. With AxiTrader for everyday retail traders and AxiPrime for high volume, high value clients we offer full market coverage coupled with exceptional service.


Our core business is built on online margin trading products, including Forex, CFDs, Commodities, Indices and Cryptocurrency CFDs. With AxiTrader for everyday retail traders and AxiPrime for high volume, high value clients we offer full market coverage coupled with exceptional service.


AxiPrime works with some of the largest financial institutions in the world, specifically catering to the needs of small to medium sized banks and brokers, hedge funds, family offices, asset managers, and high net-worth individuals.


AxiCorp invests heavily in world class technology that helps clients achieve greater success in the markets and delivers superior returns for the company.


Through AxiForex we have a dedicated business unit devoted to facilitating international payments, with a core focus on delivering preferential rates and superior service for high value transactions.

AxiCorp is a Global Company

AxiCorp are a global brand operating in over 100 countries with offices in eight.

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“We’ve witnessed incredibly strong growth over the last 4 years. Client trading volume has more than doubled ($2.4 Trillion in FY19), Net Assets are up 550% and Gross Profit has increased by 274%. Active clients has increased by 180% over the same period and we now have the pleasure of serving more than 42,000 active traders in more than 100 different countries. We are now firmly established as a top 10 retail Global FX/CFD Broker* - a reflection of the quality and transparency of the award-winning service we provide to our valued clients."

* Source: Finance Magnates 2019 Q3 Intelligence Report (excluding Japan) – retail FX/CFD volumes

Rajesh Yohannan. CEO

Regulation and Trust

To ensure our clients and investors can interact with trust, transparency and confidence, AxiCorp is fully regulated by respected governing authorities around the world, including:


Our Technology

To provide the most comprehensive and current trading experience, AxiCorp invests heavily in best in class trading technology. From networks to software, we choose to work with the best technology partners around the world to find the best solutions for our clients – and if we can’t find it, we build it.


Using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, this one of a kind analytics platform harnesses a mix of behavioural psychology and quantitative analysis to help traders trade smarter, minimise mistakes and maximise profitability.


Intuitive and accessible for new traders while offering highly advanced functionality for professionals, MetaTrader 4 is the world’s most popular trading platform and the best window into the world of online trading.

Award Winning Company

Executive Team

Meet the highly experienced leadership team behind AxiCorp’s global operations

Rajesh Yohannan

Chief Executive Officer (Sydney, AU)

The Group CEO of AxiCorp's global operations, Rajesh Yohannan has more than two decades of experience covering a broad spectrum of retail oriented eBusiness functions. Reporting to the Board of Directors, he is responsible for continuous refinement of product and service offerings toward enhancing revenue, margins and enterprise value across the Group’s various businesses. Prior to his appointment, Rajesh was Regional CEO of OANDA’s high performing Asia Pacific operations and is an 11 year veteran and former Managing Director at Citibank where he held various leadership roles. Rajesh has a BE (Computer Science and Engineering) from the National Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.

Louis Cooper

Chief Commercial Officer (Sydney, AU)

Chief Commercial Officer, Louis Cooper is responsible for overseeing all Sales, Marketing and Client Experience functions worldwide. He has been in the FX, CFD and Stockbroking industry for over 16 years and was formerly Managing Director (Australia and New Zealand) for OANDA. Prior to OANDA, Louis held various Executive Management positions with CMC Markets, including Managing Director (Australia and New Zealand) reporting directly to the Group CEO and being responsible for strategy, execution and all sales and marketing activity throughout the APAC region. Products he has overseen include wholesale and retail FX, CFDs and stockbroking, including equities, Margin Lending, execution, ETOs and Warrants. Louis has a BSc (Hons) Degree in Business Information Systems.

Gavin Ward

Global Head of Institutional (Singapore)

As the Global Head of Institutional Clients, Gavin Ward is responsible for building strong relationships with broker dealers, hedge funds and other institutional trading businesses. Gavin has over 20 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry and has served in a variety of senior management positions in Finance, Operations and Sales, with extensive pan-European and Asian exposure. In his previous role Gavin headed OANDA’s Greater China operations and, prior to that, was the Head of Asia for CMC Markets, responsible for offices in Singapore, China and Japan, and for business development across the region. His previous experience includes roles with Allianz, Deloitte and PWC. Gavin holds a BA, Dual Honours from King's College London and is a qualified Chartered Management Accountant (ACMA).

Paul Kiff

Global Head of Trading (London, UK)

In his role as Global Head of Trading, Paul Kiff is responsible for the Dealing, Trading and Market Risk Management functions. Paul is a skilled FCA CF30 approved finance professional with over 30 years’ broad experience working within the financial sector. His expertise covers multiple asset classes including FX, Futures & Options, CFDs, Spread Betting and Equities. Prior to joining AxiCorp he held Global Head of Trading positions at GKFX and Alpari. In his long career, he has also held important trading roles at Refco, E D & F Man, Merrill Lynch and Dean Witter Reynolds. Paul is a fully qualified Futures and Options Trader on LIFFE.

Simon Turner

Chief Information Officer (Sydney, AU)

As AxiCorp’s Chief Information Officer, Simon Turner is responsible for all development, programme management, technology and infrastructure across the Group. Prior to joining AxiCorp, Simon spent 14 years between London and Sydney with the listed broker ICAP in various operational and executive management positions; these roles included Regional Head IT and Ops (IRS, FX Derivatives, Fixed Income, Futures and Energy businesses), Head of Programme Management (various multi-asset class e-Commerce and Operational support projects), Head of Application Service Delivery (heading a global team supporting business critical applications across the trade life-cycle). Simon has a BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology from Solent University England.

Simon Hodgkiss

Chief Risk Officer (Sydney, AU)

In the position of Chief Risk Officer, Simon Hodgkiss assumes responsibility for AxiCorp’s global Risk, Legal and Compliance matters. He works closely with the Executive Committee and Board to ensure the Group has appropriate risk management frameworks, abides by all regulatory standards, implements strong policies and procedures and ensures staff training and operations adhere to world-class standards. Simon has intricate knowledge of the company and trading industry, having previously spent five years as AxiCorp’s Chief Financial Officer. Before joining AxiCorp, he spent 12 years with IG Markets working in various roles between London and Melbourne, including as Director of Financial Planning & Analysis and Financial Controller (APAC). Simon has a BA (Hons) in Accounting & Finance from the Nottingham Trent University and is a Chartered Accountant.

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AxiCorp (ACN 127 606 348) is authorised and regulated by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) AFSL number 318232. Investing in over-the-counter derivatives carries significant risks and is not suitable for all investors. You could lose substantially more than your initial investment. When acquiring our derivative products you have no entitlement, right or obligation to the underlying financial asset. AxiCorp is not a financial adviser and all services are provided on an execution only basis. AxiCorp is authorised to provide general advice only and information is of a general nature only and does not take into account your financial objectives, personal circumstances. AxiCorp recommends that you seek independent personal financial advice. Any views or opinions expressed do not necessarily represent those of AxiCorp.