ION Group Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1999

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 7,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.

  • Financing Rounds
  • 39

  • Investments
  • 33

ION Group General Information


Developer of mission-critical trading and workflow automation software designed for agriculture, coal mining, petrochemicals, transportation, shipping and other industries. The company's proprietary platform provides fixed-income traders with an integrated view of global electronic, derivatives and futures markets through an interface and offers advanced trading functionality along with tools for system administration and real-time monitoring, enabling clients to automate the full trade lifecycle and maximizing access to liquidity.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Automation/Workflow Software
Corporate Office
  • 10 Queen Street Place, 2nd Floor
  • London EC4R 1BE
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

ION Group Timeline

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ION Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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ION Group Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Financial Software
London, United Kingdom
7,000 As of 2022
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Paris, France
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London, United Kingdom
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ION Group Competitors (39)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
NeoXam Private Equity-Backed Paris, France 000 000000000000
Brady Technologies Private Equity-Backed London, United Kingdom 000 000000000
Enfusion Formerly PE-Backed Chicago, IL 0000 00000 00000000 00000
Avaloq Private Equity-Backed Zurich, Switzerland 0000 0000000 0000
Kinetix Trading Solutions Corporation Princeton, NJ 00
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ION Group Executive Team (32)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Andrea Pignataro Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Kunal Gullapalli Partner & Group Chief Financial Officer
Evan Cox Chief Technology Officer
Tom Marrapodi Chief Technology Officer, ION Treasury
Markos Mouzouris Pricing Development Lead & Managing Director of Germany of ION Trading
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ION Group Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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ION Group Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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ION Group Investments & Acquisitions (33)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Cassa di Risparmio di Volterra 11-Aug-2023 000000000 000.00 Specialized Finance 000000 00
Prelios 11-Aug-2023 0000000000 00.00 Asset Management
eToro 21-Mar-2023 00000 0000 00000 Brokerage
Forge Global 22-Mar-2022 0000 00000 Other Capital Markets/Institutions 00000 000
Cerved Group 10-Feb-2022 Buyout/LBO 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
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ION Group Subsidiaries (11)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Castor Bidco Other Commercial Services Dublin, Ireland 2021
Dash Financial Technologies Brokerage Jersey City, NJ 0000
TradAir Financial Software London, United Kingdom 0000
Milestones (Consulting Services) Consulting Services (B2B) New York, NY 0000
Lab49 Consulting Services (B2B) New York, NY 0000
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ION Group Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Broadway Technology 14-Feb-2020 0000000000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
iON 360 26-Jun-2015 Convertible Debt Completed
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ION Group FAQs

  • When was ION Group founded?

    ION Group was founded in 1999.

  • Who is the founder of ION Group?

    Andrea Pignataro is the founder of ION Group.

  • Who is the CEO of ION Group?

    Andrea Pignataro is the CEO of ION Group.

  • Where is ION Group headquartered?

    ION Group is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of ION Group?

    ION Group has 7,000 total employees.

  • What industry is ION Group in?

    ION Group’s primary industry is Financial Software.

  • Is ION Group a private or public company?

    ION Group is a Private company.

  • What is ION Group’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for ION Group is 00000.

  • How much funding has ION Group raised over time?

    ION Group has raised $21.6B.

  • Who are ION Group’s competitors?

    NeoXam, Brady Technologies, Enfusion, Avaloq, and Kinetix Trading Solutions are some of the 39 competitors of ION Group.

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