Client Money Protection

Client Money Protection

When you open an account with us we will hold your money in accordance with the UK Financial Conduct Authority's client money protection rules. Under these rules, we deposit each client's money into a segregated client bank account.

Client Money Protection
All client money is held in segregated client bank accounts in accordance with the Financial Conduct Authority's client money rules.  
Plus500 uses its own funds for hedging. It does not use client funds for this purpose. 
Plus500 does not pass client funds through to hedging counter-parties 
Plus500 does not initiate speculative positions in the market 
Plus500 has no exposure to corporate or sovereign debt 
Plus500UK Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 509909)  
Plus500 does not invest funds of retail clients 

Investor Compensation Fund

Plus500 are members of the UK’s Financial Services Compensation Scheme, which provides protection of 100% of the first £50,000 of any claim in respect of your deposit. Plus500 affords you the security, resources, global coverage and service of a multinational organisation with more than 1,000,000 clients worldwide carrying out millions of transactions per month. Furthermore, Plus500 is debt free, has substantial liquidity and significant surplus regulatory capital reserves over its regulatory requirements. For more information about Plus500, visit our About Us page.