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Trade with a leading online forex and CFD provider.

 

Global reach, local presence

Established in 2010, ThinkMarkets is a premium multi-asset online brokerage with headquarters in London and Melbourne and hubs in the Asia-Pacific, Middle East and North Africa, Europe and South America.

We provide quick and easy access to a wide range of markets including forex, CFDs on equities, cryptocurrencies, commodities, indices, futures and more. We deliver some of the most recognized trading solutions – the industry standard MetaTrader 4, the next-generation MetaTrader 5 and our inhouse developed platform ThinkTrader, awarded for Best Mobile Platform by the forex community.

We use the latest technology to provide the best pricing and execution speed, delivering superior service to traders throughout their trading journey. We maintain some of the most competitive trading conditions in the market including tight spreads, low to zero commissions and variety of account types, tailored as per clients’ preferences and needs.

The company is recognized by some of the most trusted financial regulatory bodies – the FCA, FSCA and ASIC.
ThinkMarkets is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and provides regular financial reports to the FCA in addition to being audited annually. FCA Number: 629628.

In the unlikely event of default, The UK's Financial Services Compensation Scheme protects clients up to a threshold of £85,000 GBP.  For clients whose assets exceed the FSCS’s threshold, ThinkMarkets has purchased Excess of FSCS Insurance - an innovative product that provides investors greater protection and compensation rights. This individually covers funds up to £1,000,000 GBP as standard.

We are also registered with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) and are the holder of Australian Financial Services Licence, number 424700. 

TF Global Markets (South Africa) Pty Ltd is an Authorised Financial Services Provider (FSP No 49835). Registration number 2017/098181/07.

ThinkMarkets adheres to the principles of transparent activity and protects its clients’ interests. To further enhance security, clients’ funds are segregated in carefully selected top-tier banks.

Tight spreads

Our spreads start from as low as 0.1 pips on EUR/USD, even under volatile market conditions.

Order execution

Fast and reliable order execution due to our partnership with Equinix, the world's largest data center.

Advanced platforms

ThinkTrader, MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 have you covered on both desktop and mobile.

Product range

Wide range of markets — forex, cryptos, indices, commodities, energies and more.

Client service

Multilingual client service team is available 24/7 throughout the trading week.

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ThinkMarkets history

2010-2011

Creation of ThinkForex, forerunner of ThinkMarkets

2013

Australia: Launch of CFD trading services

2017

Acquisition of TradeInterceptor. Launch of ThinkInvest investment service

2020

Australia: Launch of Cash Equities and share trading services

2010-2011

Creation of ThinkForex, forerunner of ThinkMarkets

2012

Australia: Regulated under Au Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)

2013

Australia: Launch of CFD trading services

2015

UK: Regulated under Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

2017

Acquisition of TradeInterceptor. Launch of ThinkInvest investment service

2012

Australia: Regulated under Au Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)

2015

UK: Regulated under Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

2019

South Africa: Launch of CFDs & Cash Equities regulated under Financial Sector Conduct Authority

2022

Japan: Launch of FX offer regulated under Financial Services Agency (JFSA)

2019

South Africa: Launch of CFDs & Cash Equities regulated under Financial Sector Conduct Authority

2020

Australia: Launch of Cash Equities and share trading services

2022

EU: Launch of CFDs regulated under Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission

 
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