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Is Cysec regulation/authority reliable in terms of financial distress?

Adrian Matusiak (adrianmatusiaks)
Oct 03 2020 at 05:14
5 posts
I often see the traders recommending Cysec regulated firms and brokers. Does that actually help in case of insolvency with brokers.

Keaton Richards (keatonrichard)
Oct 03 2020 at 05:31
30 posts
Best thing about regulations - the safety net! Feel relieved that I have somewhere to approach if need be. I never ever take a chance with my investments, going to any hillbilly broker. Stick to CySec regulated brokers as I know they can be approached if you feel wronged. However it’s best to contact the broker first - protocol!

Jeannette Bishop (jeannettebishop)
Oct 03 2020 at 06:13
14 posts
I second your opinion, there’s a degree of control with the trader. But I guess the topic itself is overstated. Haven’t faced any issues since last 2 years with my brokers (IG, XTB) who are regulated by Cysec.

Oct 03 2020 at 07:58
147 posts
Yes, Cysec reagulated brokers are more reliable if we look at the side of fund security

Russel Gutierrez (russellgutierrez)
Oct 03 2020 at 08:33
56 posts
User of Fxview so I know it is regulated as well.

But better to see the stats on the official cysec gov website.


Oct 03 2020 at 09:53
26 posts
FYI...The ICF compensates clients up to €20,000 if a broker is rendered insolvent. So all you people insecure with your money yet wanting to trade in the high risk biz of trading, this one’s for you.

Elena Triston (ele020)
Oct 03 2020 at 10:02
219 posts
Yes, off course without a doubt CySec regulated brokers are the best choice. When any broker is under the surveillance of regulation, the interest of the trader is automatically protected. Your funds are secured, no trade manipulation is possible and you get a superior power to take your complaints if the broker does something against your will.

The more your practice, the more you learn.
Oct 06 2020 at 09:21
26 posts
I believe Cysec follows MiFID guidelines, which if I’m not wrong further checks if the brokers are following Cysec’s financial guidelines or not.

Oct 06 2020 at 12:00
318 posts
I think it is reliable. I always follow their updates.

Oct 07 2020 at 06:52
22 posts
Why just stop at cysec, I would check for other licenses too - ACPR, FCA, etc. ?

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