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- Full listing profile: AAAFx broker profile
Is AAAFx safe?
- Investor protection: Athens Stock Exchange Members' Guarantee Fund (ATHEX)
- Regulation: HCMC Greece
- Registration: no
- Publicly traded: no
- Segregated account: yes
- Guaranteed Stop Loss: no
- Negative Balance Protection: yes
Is AAAFx trusted?
- Information transparency: sufficient
- Customer service: prompt, helpful
- AAAFx website: semi-detailed, updated
- AAAFx popularity (by visitor count): average
How AAAFx works
We act as an intermediary, by Straight-Through-Processing or hedging your orders to our Liquidity Provider(s), in a way to maintain (in our name) with the relevant Liquidity Provider the same open positions as those that you maintain with us.
"Execution" means the completion of clients’ orders by AAAFx’s through the trading platform(s) it makes available to you from time to time, where AAAFx acts as an intermediary, fully hedging and/or Straight-Through-Processing (STP) such orders to its Liquidity Providers.
9.8. Control of orders prior to execution
We have the right (but not the obligation) to set limits and/or parameters to control your ability to place orders at our absolute discretion. Such limits and/or parameters may be amended, increased, decreased, removed or added to by us at our absolute discretion and may include (without limitation):
(i) controls over maximum order amounts and maximum order sizes;
(ii) controls over our total exposure to you;
(iii) controls over prices at which orders may be submitted (to include (without limitation) controls over orders which are at a price which differs greatly from the market price at the time the order is submitted to the order book);...
9.9.2. AAAFx reserves the right to widen its variable spreads, disable trading to any or all instruments, adjust leverage, change its rollover rates and/or increase the margin requirements under certain market conditions including, but not limited to, when the trading desk is closed, around fundamental announcements, as a result of changes in credit markets, at times of extreme market volatility or when one or more Liquidity Providers have taken one or more of the above measures and/or when AAAFx deems that such exposure is risky and that it is not possible for AAAFx to mitigate its risks.
9.11. Negative Balance Protection
...AAAFx operates on a ‘negative balance protection’ basis which means that the client cannot lose more than his/ her overall invested capital (deposit)...
Triple A Experts Investment Services S.A. (“AAAFx” or “the Company”) is a member of the Athens Stock Exchange Members’ Guarantee Fund (the “Fund”), which is the applicable Investor Compensation Scheme for customers of Greek Investment Firms that are not credit institutions, which was established under the provisions of the Greek Act 2533/1997 (the “Law”).
Any compensation provided to clients by the Fund shall not exceed € 30.000. This limit applies to each clients’ aggregate claims against the Company.