Position: Founder & CEO
Tom Higgins is the founder and CEO of Gold-i and Crypto SwitchTM, with experience in financial technology spanning over 25 years. With an in-depth knowledge of the trading technology industry, Tom set up Gold-i in 2008 after spotting a gap in the market to enhance the FX trading process. Tom has played a major role in disrupting the retail FX and digital asset markets, giving opportunities to brokers across the globe. He has extended the firm’s focus to digital assets using Crypto SwitchTM, a proven digital asset solution for consuming and distributing Crypto liquidity, to support the growing demand to trade crypto.
Over the last thirteen years, Gold-i has become renowned as a global market leader in trading technology, with specialisms in FX and Cryptos.
Gold-i specialises in multi-asset liquidity management, advanced risk management tools and business intelligence software.
The firm’s most recent venture, Crypto Switch™ 2.0, is an advanced platform which utilises Gold-i’s flagship aggregation, liquidity management and distribution technology stack to provide a proven institutional solution for consuming and distributing Crypto liquidity.
Gold-i’s MetaTrader products include the Gold-i Matrix (liquidity management platform), Visual Edge (advanced risk management and business intelligence tool), MAM Pro for MT4 and MT5, MT4 Bridge and MT5 Gateway.
Gold-i has won a host of business and trade awards in recognition of its innovative products, commercial success and future potential, including a prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2014.