BinckBank N.V. (hereinafter ‘BinckBank’) is an online bank for investors that has a market-leading position in the Netherlands and Belgium, is the third-largest online bank in France and also operates in Italy. As an online broker, BinckBank offers its customers fast and low-cost access to all major financial markets worldwide. Moreover, as an asset management bank, BinckBank provides support to its customers in the management of their assets through online asset management services and online savings accounts. In addition to private investors, BinckBank has a leading position in the provision of services to independent asset managers in the Netherlands. BinckBank is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. At year-end 2014, BinckBank’s market capitalisation stood at € 500 million and the average daily turnover in BinckBank shares in 2014 was 237,609.
BinckBank has offices in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Italy and Spain. BinckBank offers services to private investors under the labels Alex and Binck. Under the Alex brand, BinckBank focuses on Dutch private investors looking to achieve more with their capital. In addition to an extensive investment website, Alex offers savings, asset management and educational courses for investors. Under the Binck brand, BinckBank focuses on active private independent investors in the Netherlands, Belgium, France and Italy, with order execution at competitive rates in combination with extensive facilities, including excellent customer service, a professional investment website with streaming quotes, news, depth of order book, research, recommendations and tools for technical and other analysis. In addition to its services to private investors, BinckBank also offers professional services to independent asset managers, whereby BinckBank can act as service provider and custody bank and can maintain both the account and securities administration for independent asset managers and some institutional customers.