BP Prime was founded in 2013 as Black Pearl Securities Limited with the aim to transform online trading,
by creating a world-leading experience that our clients can trust.
We are headquartered in London, with operational offices in Italy and China.
The company has a client base across Europe, Asia and South America, offering its expertise and advanced
systems for both retail and institutional clients.
BP Prime’s values are rooted in ancient Chinese culture, which recognised Black Pearls as prosperous, wise, protective and reliable entities.
These are all properties BP Prime embodies today and maintains at the centre of its operations around the world.
• Regulated and trusted broker
• Dedicated customer support 24/6
• Competitive spreads and commission
• Non-dealing desk
• Fast execution and low latency
Keith McCulloch, IT Director
Keith is a strategic IT leader whose career includes 12 years developing specialist support and solutions for electronic trading. He has worked as head of IT at several broking firms, providing expert technical assistance for a variety of trading platforms and systems. Keith also has extensive operational experience of integrating IT systems into business processes to deliver commercial value. As IT Director for BP PRIME, he is committed to delivering practical innovations that improve the trading experience.
Francesco Porcu, Founder and CEO
Our founder and CEO, Francesco understands what it takes to succeed in the competitive FX broking sector. He previously co-founded Hantec Markets Ltd, and played a key role in growing the company as Global Head of Sales, leading on the business plan and sales strategy. He has a deep understanding of liquidity aggregation having managed FX flow on margin and institutional business for Market Securities, part of the Kyte group. He also managed risk for the firm, handling all of its real-time trade reconciliation.
As CEO of BP PRIME, Francesco is dedicated to delivering the company’s long-term strategy and creating lasting shareholder value.
Gary has an exceptional understanding of the finance industry gained over 20 years, including extensive experience as a multi-asset class trader for a range of London-based firms. He has also pioneered education for traders, authoring several courses which are now approved UK qualifications up to undergraduate level.
He later served as COO of Saxon Financials where he managed the compliance function as well as the company’s global risk, HR and trading teams.
Margins as low as 5%
A global company