Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 77% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
Safety of funds
Protection of funds is a key consideration for both us and our clients. Markets.com fulfills all our mandated obligations regarding protection of funds across all our business areas and geographies. You can invest or trade with confidence with us.
In the unlikely event of insolvency, our retail clients may be protected by the Investor Compensation Fund with up to £85,000* available.
*depending on criteria and eligibility
£1,000,000 insurance coverage
To protect our clients against insolvency, Markets.com has taken out a £1,000,000 insurance policy **. This covers all clients in all our regulatory territories.
You are covered under this policy as soon as you start trading or investing with us. You will not incur any extra fees regarding insurance coverage. This is in addition to the Investor Compensation Fund protection.
**Terms & conditions apply. See full policy for more details.
Negative balance protection
Negative balance protection is an automated adjustment of the account balance to zero should it become negative after a stop out. We will always bring your account back to zero at no extra cost, ensuring that you never lose more than your deposited funds.
Segregated bank accounts
Your money is held in segregated client bank (independent trust) accounts at regulated banks.
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