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London is the hub for Optiver’s FX and commodities trading business
With a time zone bridging Europe, Asia and America, London was a natural choice to house Optiver’s growing FX trading business in 2019. Located in the historic “Square Mile” and surrounded by the city’s most iconic cathedrals and law courts, Optiver’s London office brings our mission of improving the market to the beating heart of global finance.
As one of the major financial centres in the world, London is home to Optiver’s FX and commodities trading business as well as our UK-focused institutional trading team.
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What Optiverians love most about
working in London
Free access to history and culture with art galleries, parks and museums.
From markets to Michelin-starred restaurants, international cuisine is everywhere.
Easy access to travel
A world-class 24/7 public transport system across the city.
The City of London got its start roughly two thousand years ago, in the fortified Roman settlement of Londinium on the Northern Bank of the River Thames. Today, contemporary skyscrapers and striking new developments are almost as ubiquitous as gothic buildings and Victorian bridges. With over 270 nationalities and 300 spoken languages, London is among the most multicultural cities on earth.
Our global offices trade around the clock
We work across 7 different time zones to help keep financial markets ticking.