The Companies That Make Up the FXCM Group Are Regulated In Several Jurisdictions. As a vocal advocate of foreign exchange regulation and increased investor protection, the FXCM group of companies (collectively, the "FXCM Group") has companies registered and regulated by many of the most respected regulatory bodies in the world.
Forex Capital Markets Limited (FXCM LTD) is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK.
FINANCIAL STANDARDS AND OVERSIGHT
According to FCA regulations, FXCM LTD must meet strict financial standards, including capital adequacy requirements. On a regular basis, FXCM LTD is required to submit financial reports to regulators. These standards are enforced by the FCA, which has the right to fine firms and terminate their regulatory status for violations.
GREATER TRANSPARENCY OF BUSINESS PRACTICES
The FCA keeps records of all formal proceedings against regulated entities. Visit the Financial Services Register to search the firm’s history with the FCA.
Additionally, accounts with FXCM LTD are segregated in accordance with FCA client money rules. Accordingly, in the unlikely event of default, client funds held in segregated accounts are protected, and cannot be used to benefit other creditors. Learn more about safety of client funds.
Forex Capital Markets Limited is authorized and regulated with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) of the United Kingdom. Registration Number 217689.
FXCM Australia Pty. Limited is regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. Australian Financial Services License Number: 309763.
Forex Capital Markets Limited is a UK investment firm licensed by the Financial Conduct Authority under registration number 217689.
It operates in France through a branch registered with the registre du commerce et des sociétés de Paris ("Paris Trade and Companies Register") (SIREN 509 690 905) under the trade name of FXCM France.
FXCM France is subject to the control of:
- The Autorité de contrôle prudentiel et de résolution (ACPR) in matter of fight against money laundering and the financing of terrorism.
- The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) - Règles de conduite et Principes d'Exécution (Rules of Conduct and Principles of Implementation). Interbank Code: 19843.