22 May, 2020 - CFH Clearing today announced the opening of CFH Australia with the CFH Australia brand to be locally (ASIC) regulated through the Tradetech Group.

In March this year CFH announced the opening of a MAS regulated Singpapore office. . The new Sydney offices extends CFH's presence in the APAC region.

According to the company, CFH Group’s multi-asset offering enables local retail brokers to differentiate themselves and stand out in an increasingly competitive environment. Its in-house built proprietary technology, trading platform and systems, developed for intuitional clients over many years, positions the firm to service the growing wholesale market in Australia which is demanding sophisticated and complex trading solutions.

CFH will be offering its tier 1 liquidity and prime brokerage services across its whole product range including 7 asset classes and over 800 instruments, all of which can be traded through one margin account. Connectivity will be via CFH’s state of the art trading applications as well as FIX API including multiple technology partners, aggregators and bridge providers.

Alex Mackinnon, CEO CFH CLearing, APAC

Alex Mackinnon, CEO of CFH Clearing APAC, comments, “With the changes in Australian regulations, the strongest market players will be setting the tone in the areas of a transparent business model offering competitive products and services in an ethical and transparent environment, crucial for growing financial market for leverage products to wholesale investors in Australia.

CFH is a forward looking firm, focusing on organisational and management excellence. It is well placed to enter the Australian market, its infrastructure, liquidity and clearing facilities are world class, further aiding the group to enter the very lucrative Asia Pacific region. CFH proactively monitors and addresses risk and compliance requirements, enhancing its disclosure standards to the institutional customers, promoting a fair, consistent, and clear terms of trading available to our customers. CFH manages its operations in an unparalleled fashion, leaving no room for a compromise to its regulatory obligations, Company’s vision, values and culture, redefining conduct in FX markets.

We are excited to enter Australian Institutional Market, maintaining our strong value base, championing our solid code of conduct, committed to take a leadership position to thrive long term.”