FC Prime Markets

Safety of Funds

Safety of Funds with FC PRIME MARKETS AU PTY LTD

FC PRIME MARKETS AU PTY LIMITED is licenced under Australian Financial Service Licence (AFSL) and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), has the obligation under Investment law to protect client interests. As a result, the Company has taken all necessary measures to protect client funds:

ASIC regulators require licensed financial services providers to meet strict capital requirements, as well as comply with and employ internal procedures including risk management, regular staff training, and strict auditing procedures.


Bank Accounts

Creating a safe and secure trading environment is a concern at FC PRIME Markets. This is especially important when it comes to depositing and withdrawing your hard-earned funds.

The Company maintains operational and client bank accounts with reputable banking institutions.

FC PRIME Markets uses a combination of advanced technical and physical safeguards to protect all data systems: 

  1. Rigorous firewalls and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software is used to protect information during transmission
  2. All data transfers between server machines are transmitted using SSL encryption
  3. All trading servers are located in SAS 70 certified data centers
  4. All communication between FC PRIME Markets clients and data servers is encrypted

Supervision by the Regulator

Regulated firms are obliged to meet strict financial standards, including capital adequacy requirements. FC PRIME MARKETS AU PTY Ltd is required to submit financial reports to the regulator on a yearly basis; therefore we are required by law to maintain sufficient liquid capital to cover all client deposits, potential fluctuations in the company’s currency positions and outstanding expenses. A detailed annual audit performed by an independent internal auditor informs the regulator of any deficiencies.


Risk Management

  1. Assess on a continuous basis the effectiveness of the policies, arrangements and procedures in place;
  2. Decide on the Company’s risk bearing capability and strategy;
  3. Review the Risk Assessment Report carried out by the Risk Management Department and take appropriate action where necessary; and
  4. Ensure that the Company has the ability to cover its financial needs and capital requirement at any time.

Risk Warning:

Forex, Commodities, Options and CFDs (OTC Trading) are leveraged products that carry a substantial risk of loss up to your invested capital and may not be suitable for everyone. Please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved and do not invest money you cannot afford to lose. Please refer to our full risk disclaimer.

© 2016, FC PRIME MARKETS AU PTY LTD Licenced under AFSL number ACN 609 813 229, All Rights Reserved.