In September 2007, Saxo announced the acquisition of its Swiss white label client, Synthesis Bank.
In late May, Saxo bought a French brokerage, Cambiste, that was later renamed Saxo Banque France.
Through its trading platforms both retail and institutional clients have access to a range of financial instruments: 215 FX crosses (126 tradable as FX Forwards) 45 FX Options 11 NDFs 7,600 CFD Stocks, 24 CFD Indices and 34 CFD Commodities 18,400 Stocks, ETFs and ETCs 230 Contract Futures 640 Stock Options 167 Contract Options.
Lars Seier Christensen and Kim Fournais formed Midas Fondsmæglerselskab after meeting in London in the early 1990s.
According to the Bank's website, the co-founders Kim Fournais and Lars Seier Christensen each own 25.71% of the Bank’s shares, while TPG Capital owns 29.26% of the shares.
The remaining shares are held by minority shareholders including Sinar Mas Group with 9.9% ownership and a number of current and former employees of the Bank.
The company functions as an online broker with a bank license, without offering traditional banking products.