CMC Markets renews partnership with the Waratahs for the sixth successive year 15/02/2019 By NSW Waratahs Media unit On the eve of the 2019 Super Rugby Season, the NSW Waratahs is pleased to announce leading global financial services provider and Australia’s second largest retail stockbroker, CMC Markets, signing on as a major sponsor for the sixth successive year. Based on shared values of leadership, strategy and teamwork, the partnership between CMC Markets and the Waratahs continues to deliver success for both organisations. CMC Markets has engaged with hundreds of thousands of Waratahs fans and followers over the past six years, increasing brand awareness through grassroots coaching initiatives and activations at games, and supporting the ongoing development of rugby union. Matthew Lewis, Head of CMC Markets Asia Pacific, said: “The partnership with the Waratahs has been valuable for both organisations and we look forward to another year as sponsor. “This year, we will get the ball rolling with a new coaching challenge for the Waratahs, which we will showcase later this season. We will be cheering the team on from the sidelines and we look forward to a great 2019 season,” said Lewis. NSW Rugby and NSW Waratahs CEO Andrew Hore said CMC Markets’ long history of supporting the Waratahs, rugby union and the wider sporting community was commendable. “We’ve had a successful and enduring relationship with CMC Markets since they first joined us as a major sponsor in 2014. They have been a constant companion and a loyal and devoted fan, cheering us on through thick and thin. CMC Markets’ unwavering support says a lot about the genuine bond between our organisations, and their passion for our team and for our sport. We’re very happy to be continuing to strengthen our partnership as we head into the 2019 season.” added Hore.