AFS Group is a European financial service provider specialised as a multi-channel intermediary in the Wholesale Financial, and Renewable Energy Sector.
AFS Execution Services can help Investment Managers to alleviate some pressures like rising costs, lower fees, increasing regulation, compliance costs and technology charges by outsourcing trade execution, and allow them to put more focus on their core capabilities, value propositions and their clients. Benefits are:
- Fixed Income European coverage (listed and counterparties)
- Equity: Global coverage
- Derivatives European/ USA coverage (cross Eq, FI and Indexes)
- Order Type Best-Ex, Special Instruction, Algo’s, Care & discretion
- Dedicated team of specialists at your service
- Trade execution fully in line with regulatory requirements
- Reduction of costs (IT, memberships, Settlements)
- Straight through processing
Electronic communication via FIX (Financial information eXchange)
For the sake of transparency and efficiency AFS is moving conventional brokerage and financing mediation in the primary and secondary market onto regulated OTF and MTF venues.
AFS Blue is our electronic venue for issuing, trading and valuation of our serviced asset classes. In our view we firmly believe that voice and electronic complement each other.
AFS Blue is simple, safe, transparent and at low costs.
Participate on AFS Blue
Issuers and Investors are invited to participate on our AFS Blue High Grade Debt platform.
Familiarise yourself first with our market by becoming a Market Viewer: With this status you are able to view the actual anonymised investment offerings.
In case you want to participate by placing a debt offer and/or react on a published offer, you need to upgrade your status to Issuer or Investor.
Both options require registration with our platform. Generally the process to become a Market Viewer, Issuer or Investor will take up to half a working day.
Our lead managers will introduce their current network onto the platform and are available to answer any questions you may have regarding participation on AFS Blue.
AFS Blue is operated in AFS E-Venues BV, a 100% subsidiary of parent company AFS Group.
AFS Group is fully licensed and regulated by the AFM, DNB, FCA, FINMA, BAFIN and the NFA. AFS E-Venues acts under an MTF license and regulations of the AFM and DNB. ING Bank operates as agent for creating and structuring Bond issues and interacts directly with depository agent Euroclear Netherlands.
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