ASIC Regulatory Benchmark Disclosure

ASIC has developed 7 disclosure benchmarks for over-the-counter derivative providers to help retail investors understand the risks associated with Forex and CFD products, assess their potential benefits and decide whether investment in these products is suitable for them.

The table below sets out which benchmarks we meet and how we meet and address them. Please note it is a summary only and should not be relied upon solely. You should refer to our PDS for more detailed information.

BenchmarkMeet Benchmark?Related Information
Client QualificationYesEightCap maintains and applies a Client Qualification policy to ensure all prospective clients have appropriate experience in, or knowledge and understanding in derivative products.

Further information can be found in section 8 of the PDS.
Opening CollateralNoIt is suggested that a limit of $1,000 be accepted for opening payments made by credit card. EightCap accepts credit card payments for more than $1,000 as initial funding in order to provide flexible payment options to clients.

Further information can be found in section 8 of the PDS.
Counterparty Risk – HedgingYesEightCap maintains and applies a written Counterparty Hedging policy to manage its exposure to market risk from client positions.

Further information can be found in section 5 and 6 of the PDS.
Counterparty Risk – Financial ResourcesYesEightCap maintains and applies policies to ensure it meets all financial regulatory obligations including the requirements of an Australian Financial Services Licensee.

Further information can be found in section 5 & 6 of the PDS.
Client MoneyYesEightCap has a detailed Client Money policy and does not use client money for any business purposes.

Further information can be found in section 5, 6, 8 & 9 of the PDS.
Suspended or Halted Underlying AssetsYesEightCap does not allow new positions to be opened when the underlying market is halted or suspended.

Further information can be found in section 8 of the PDS.
Margin CallsYesEightCap maintains and applies a clear written policy in relation to margin call practices and its discretion to close-outs.

Further information can be found in section 5, 6 & 9 of the PDS.
BenchmarkMeet Benchmark?Related Information
Client QualificationYesEightCap maintains and applies a Client Qualification policy to ensure all prospective clients have appropriate experience in, or knowledge and understanding in derivative products.

Further information can be found in section 8 of the PDS.
Opening CollateralNoIt is suggested that a limit of $1,000 be accepted for opening payments made by credit card. EightCap accepts credit card payments for more than $1,000 as initial funding in order to provide flexible payment options to clients.

Further information can be found in section 8 of the PDS.
Counterparty Risk – HedgingYesEightCap maintains and applies a written Counterparty Hedging policy to manage its exposure to market risk from client positions.

Further information can be found in section 5 and 6 of the PDS.
Counterparty Risk – Financial ResourcesYesEightCap maintains and applies policies to ensure it meets all financial regulatory obligations including the requirements of an Australian Financial Services Licensee.

Further information can be found in section 5 & 6 of the PDS.
Client MoneyYesEightCap has a detailed Client Money policy and does not use client money for any business purposes.

Further information can be found in section 5, 6, 8 & 9 of the PDS.
Suspended or Halted Underlying AssetsYesEightCap does not allow new positions to be opened when the underlying market is halted or suspended.

Further information can be found in section 8 of the PDS.
Margin CallsYesEightCap maintains and applies a clear written policy in relation to margin call practices and its discretion to close-outs.

Further information can be found in section 5, 6 & 9 of the PDS.

Sede principale

Livello 6, via Collins 360
Melbourne, CP
3000 Australia

Telefono

+44 2081918468

Avvertenza sul rischio: Il margine di trading comporta un elevato livello di rischio e può non essere adatto a tutti gli investitori. Dovresti considerare con attenzione i tuoi obiettivi, la situazione finanziaria, le esigenze ed il livello di esperienza prima di entrare in qualsiasi transazione marginata con EightCap, e chiedere una consulenza indipendente, se necessario. Forex e CFD sono prodotti ad elevata leva finanziaria, il che significa che sia i guadagni che le perdite sono amplificati. Dovresti negoziare solo quei prodotti di cui comprendi pienamente i rischi e solo se puoi permetterti perdite senza danneggiare il tuo stile di vita (compreso il rischio di perdere sostanzialmente di più rispetto all'investimento iniziale). Una Dichiarazione di divulgazione del prodotto e una Guida ai Servizi finanziari per i nostri prodotti sono disponibili per il download sulla nostra pagina di  documentazione legale. Le devi evaluare e considerare con attenzione prima di prendere qualsiasi decisione su come utilizzare i nostri prodotti o servizi.

EightCap è una denominazione commerciale registrata di EightCap Pty Ltd (Numero di identificazione australiano 73 139 495 944). Siamo regolati dalla Commissione australiana per gli strumenti finanziari e gli investimenti (ASIC) - il nostro numero di licenza è AFSL è 391441. Questa licenza ci autorizza a fornire servizi finanziari ai trader in Australia.

Le informazioni contenute su questo sito sono solo di carattere generale e non sono rivolte a residenti in qualsiasi Paese o giurisdizione in cui tale distribuzione o uso sarebbero contrari alla legge o ai regolamenti locali. EightCap non è un consulente finanziario, e non rilascia consigli, raccomandazioni, od opinioni in relazione all'acquisto, alla detenzione o alla disposizione di una transazione marginata. Forniamo soltanto consulenza generale e dovresti considerare se iniziare ad operare in base ai tuoi obiettivi, alla tue situazione finanziaria e alle tue esigenze, prima di agire seguendo il consiglio.