Our History

The strength of our heritage is the backbone of the Monex group, with more than 35 years’ of experience in the FX industry.

Monex SAB de CV

Monex Canada Inc. is part of the wider financial services group, Monex SAB de CV (“Monex”), an investment grade, publicly listed financial services institution.

A specialist in commercial foreign exchange, the group services more than 70,200 clients worldwide. Monex’s team of experienced and professional FX specialists provide local support to corporate and institutional clients in each region of the world. Monex is established in key financial hubs across the globe, with offices spanning North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia.

Part of the Monex group, Monex Canada Inc. is an independent subsidiary of Monex Europe Holdings Limited. Monex Europe Holdings Limited operates various other subsidiaries in the FX industry; in the UK, Monex Europe Limited and Monex Europe Markets Limited, Monex Europe S.A. in Luxembourg, and MonFX Pte. Ltd. in Singapore.

Based in the heart of Toronto’s financial district, Monex Canada was launched as a sister company to Monex Europe Limited in 2017, to expand on the global success of the Monex entities. As part of the global Monex group, Monex Canada prides itself on providing local, specialized FX support to our corporate clients in North America.

Financial strength

The financial strength, corporate structure and governance of the entire group, enables us to continually invest in the business, improve our client offering and constantly adapt in an ever-changing regulatory environment.

Timeline of Monex

1985

Headquartered in Mexico City, Monex was founded in 1985 to address the payment and currency exchange needs of companies doing business internationally.

2001 onwards

Monex expands product offering and operations with a number of strategic acquisitions.

2010

Monex begins trading on the Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV: MONEXB).

2012

Expanding internationally, Monex acquires FX specialist, Schneider Foreign Exchange in July 2012, which was subsequently renamed to Monex Europe Limited. Monex Europe is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

2014

Monex Europe Markets Limited is established. Monex Europe Markets is an investment firm authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, offering structured FX products and services to professional clients only. It is a subsidiary of Monex Europe Limited.

2015

Monex Europe opens sales representative offices in Madrid, Spain and Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2017

Building on the success in Europe, Monex Canada Inc. was launched as a subsidiary, focused on providing local support to corporate clients in North America.

2018

As part of the group’s global expansion, Monex establishes a presence in Asia with the launch of MonFX, our firm based in Singapore.

2020

In December 2020, Monex establishes a regulated entity in Luxembourg, Monex Europe S.A. The entity provides FX payment services to European-based clients. Sales representative offices in Madrid and Amsterdam become part of Monex Europe S.A.

Monex locations

 

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