Stockholm, Sweden, May 27, 2020 –
Skilling, a digital trading platform, has chosen to integrate with Trustly to help its traders deposit and withdraw funds more easily. Through the partnership, Skilling can offer its traders a fast and secure way to start investing in just a few clicks, as well as instant access to their funds. The partnership is now live across all countries where they operate under CySEC licence.
André Lavold, CEO at Skilling, says: “At Skilling, we aim to make trading simple and accessible to everyone in a transparent and secure environment. Our partnership with Trustly helps us accomplish this as online banking payments are a preferred payment method in many of our key markets. Another great thing we like about this collaboration, is that we have a lot in common. Both with Scandinavian roots and a shared set of values: to be transparent, fair, and here to revolutionise.”
Luca Giannone, Director of Financial Services at Trustly, says: “Skilling really stands out as a partner. Their team has realized that not only is it important to collect deposits in a fast, simple and secure way, it is also paramount to give their traders instant access to their funds when they need to withdraw their investment. Trustly is a perfect pioneer for both, swift collections of deposits as well as instant payouts to any European bank account. A happy customer is a happy trader.”
Founded in 2008, Trustly is the global leader in Online Banking Payments. Our account-to-account network bypasses the card networks, letting consumers make fast, simple and secure payments to merchants directly from their online banking accounts. With support for more than 6,000 banks, roughly 600 million consumers across Europe and North America can pay with Trustly. We serve many of the world’s most prominent merchants within e-commerce, financial services, gaming, media, telecom and travel, which all benefit from increased consumer conversion and reduced operations, fraud and chargeback costs.
Trustly has 400 employees across Europe, the US and Latin America. We are a licensed Payment Institution under the second payment services directive (PSD2) and operate under the supervision of the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority in Europe. In the US, we are state regulated as required to serve our target markets. Read more at www.trustly.com.
Founded in 2016, Skilling is a Scandinavian-owned fintech company with a straightforward purpose: to make trading simple and accessible to everyone in a transparent and secure environment. Skilling offers trading on over 800 financial instruments, including currency pairs, shares, cryptocurrencies, commodities and indices from around the world, available on desktop, mobile website and mobile app.
Skilling Group is made up of a multinational team of over 40 people from all around the world and is headquartered in Cyprus, with regional offices in Malta and Spain. Skilling, is authorized and regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) under CIF license No. 357/18 (the ‘Company’). 62 Athalassas Avenue, Strovolos, CY-2012 Nicosia, Cyprus and authorized to operate through a UK branch by the FCA under reference number: 810951.