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Legal Documentation & Disclosures

IFS Markets is a registered business name of IFS Markets Pty Ltd. IFS Markets Pty Ltd is regulated and licensed by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC). Its Australian Financial Services License (AFSL) number is 323 193. Before you choose IFS Markets as your broker of choice, please ensure that you have read and understood IFS Markets Financial Services Guide, Terms & Conditions, Product Disclosure Statement, and Privacy Policythat will be provided to you during the application process. These documents will also be sent to you when you open an account with us.

In accordance with the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financial Act 2006, IFS Markets is required to identify you before opening your trading account. We, therefore, need you to provide us with certain documents to comply with the relevant laws and rules.

If at any stage you wish to lodge a dispute with IFS Markets, please refer to IFS Markets dispute resolution process, which has been set out under our PDS and FSG. IFS Markets are committed to our privacy obligations under the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988. Our Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, disclose and protect personal information we collect about individuals who apply for or receive our services. Access our Privacy Policy below.

Special Notice: Following our recent notice of the ASIC product intervention order, which would affect retail OTC market leverage ratios and other trading conditions, we have made a strategic decision to no longer accommodate retail clients under our ASIC licence effective from 28 March 2021. We will instead focus on Wholesale clients only.

Risk Warning: IFS Markets is a registered business name of IFS Markets Pty Ltd (ABN: 84 129 217 812). IFS Markets Pty Ltd is registered in Australia at Level 6, 228 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, and holds an Australian Financial Services License issued by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (AFSL No: 323193) to carry on a financial services business in Australia. This website is owned and operated by IFS Markets. The information contained on this website is general in nature and does not constitute advice or a recommendation to act upon the information or an offer. The information on this website does not take into account your personal objectives, circumstances, financial situations or needs. IFS Markets provides only general advice and execution-only services. You are strongly recommended to seek independent professional advice before opening an account with us and/or acquiring our services/products. IFS Markets does not accept applications from residents of Japan or the United States of America. This website is intended for persons located within Australia only and is not directed at any person in countries or jurisdictions where the offer of such financial products is not permitted or is unlawful.

Before you decide whether or not to invest any products referred to on this website, being over the counter (OTC) derivatives, it is important for you to read and consider our Terms and Conditions (T&C) and Provacy Policy to ensure that you fully understand the risks involved. Fees, charges and commissions apply. OTC derivatives, including margin foreign exchange contracts and contract for differences are leveraged products that carry a high level of risk to your capital. Trading is not suitable to everyone. You may incur losses that are substantially greater than your initial investment. You do not own, or have any rights to, the underlying assets which the OTC derivative is referable to. You should only trade with money you can afford to lose. There are also risks associated with online trading including, but not limited to, hardware and/or software failures, and disruptions to communication systems and internet connectivity.

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