We unlock the power of digital assets by enabling efficient markets for our clients

Aquanow is a leading infrastructure and liquidity provider that enables institutional and enterprise use-cases for digital assets.

Each month, billions of dollar value pass through our platform enabling a broad range of financial services for our clients. From our global headquarters in Canada, we serve an international customer base that includes the world’s fastest-growing financial institutions, internet platforms, and progressive businesses.

Aquanow is privately funded, and guided by experienced financial executives and professional traders.


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Our Guiding Principles


We take a data-driven approach to solving problems and measure our success based on quantifiable results for our clients.


We advocate for balanced and forward-thinking regulatory frameworks while holding ourselves to the highest standards for procedures and governance.


We develop mutually beneficial long-term relationships with our partners and clients by carefully aligning incentives.

Our Founders

Our Founders have a combined 50+ years of capital markets experience including developing low-latency market access and algorithmic trading platforms that service more than 20% of Canadian equities trading volume today. Click to meet the Aquanow leadership team.

Phil Sham
Chief Executive Officer
Andy Leung
Chief Technology Officer
Jae Moon
Chief Operating Officer

Our Approach

Our dedicated technical integration and support team takes a partnership approach to fully understand each client’s needs and build a bespoke fully-integrated solution.

Global Reach

From our Canadian-based HQ, we offer 24x7 execution services that combine professional trading expertise with a best-in-class electronic execution platform and routing infrastructure.