ACY Securities Review
Our ACY Securities Review covers a lot of ground as they are one of the fastest-growing brokers in the world. Not only did they recently sign on Tim Cahill as their global brand ambassador, but they also took over the naming rights of their office building in Sydney, Australia.
ACY Securities was established in 2011 and trade under the name ACY Securities Pty Ltd (ABN: 80 150 565 781 AFSL: 403863), and their registered address is Level 18, ACY Tower, 799 Pacific Hwy, Chatswood NSW 2067.
One of the unique advantages we uncovered with ACY is they are referred to as half Wall street and half Silicon Valley. With their in-house development team, they are a tech-inspired, client-focused, multi-asset provider offering clients a new standard in online trading.
ACY Securities Review: Regulation
In our ACY Securities review, we found this broker holds multiple Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) licenses as well as a Vanuatu Financial Services Commission (VFSC) license for international accounts.
In our experience, brokers regulated in Australia by ASIC have perhaps the most stringent regulatory framework in the world.
They also adhere to strict money rules with a strong track record of excellent deposit and withdrawals.
ACY Securities: Monthly Bonus Draw
The ACY Spin & Win draw is one of the most unique offers available in the world. This bonus allows ACY Securities’ clients to enter a premium draw for the chance to win a premium prize – each and every month*.
All you need to do is open an account and deposit a minimum of $2,000 and then hit ‘Spin’. Your prize draw happens instantly, and every spin wins a prize.
Incredibly, the prizes on offer include the legendary Bentley Continental GT, the breathtaking Audi R8, the stylish Porsche Macan, an amazing 7-day Australian holiday, Bose Home Speaker Systems with Samsung Smart TVs, Apple iPhone 11 Pro and multiple cash prizes of 30, 50, 100, and 500 in your base currency.
On their site, they state the competition could be the world’s richest FX lottery, and they have a lottery permit issued by the NSW government, authorized for the amount of $2,283,911,195. The lottery Permit number is LTPS/19/40306.
ACY Securities Review: Account Types
Our ACY Securities Review found they have several account types, catering to traders of all levels.
stpECN account: The stpECN account has a minimum initial deposit of $50 and is commission-free. This is ideal for those who are starting out and want to experience their deep liquidity but do not wish to pay commissions. Leverage is up to 500 to 1 depending on which instruments you are trading.
zeroECN account: This is their most popular trading platform and has one of the best trade executions so high-volume traders can experience some of the best trading conditions. Traders can experience spreads from 0 pips on this account with brokerage set a low $6 per lot. The minimum deposit is $2,000, and leverage is up to 500 to 1 depending on which instruments you are trading.
pureECN account: For those looking for superior execution speed, tight spreads from 0 pips and the lowest commission across the ACY account types, then the pureECN account is the best for you. This is for the professional trader who could be using Expert Advisors or high-frequency trading methods. The minimum deposit is $20,000, and leverage is up to 500 to 1 depending on which instruments you are trading. Trading commissions are set at $5 per lot and rebates are available on top of that for those meeting specific trading volumes.
ACY Securities Review: Trading Platforms
ACY Securities Review shows they have both the MT4 and MT5 platforms available for clients to download. Also, they have the MT4 web trader and MT4 mobile versions available for use, allowing you to trade on the go no matter where you are.
By providing both MT4 and MT5, clients of ACY can trade the full range of asset classes including Forex, Indices, Commodities, Precious Metals, Cryptocurrencies, and Global Stocks.
ACY Securities: Cryptocurrencies
One of the hottest trading instruments are the Cryptocurrency pairs, and our ACY Securities review highlights those you can trade.
With ACY, you can deposit as little as $50 for their stpECN account and start trading on Bitcoin (BTCUSD), Bitcoin Cash (BCHUSD), Ethereum (ETHUSD), Litecoin (LTCUSD) and Ripple (XRPUSD).
ACY allows you to trade crypto up to 25 to 1 leverage which is even better than those who only offer 20 to 1 leverage.
Client Portal – ACY.Cloud
One of the unique aspects of ACY Securities, which we uncovered in this review is that they have their team of developers and build all their tech products from scratch.
This includes their industry-leading account management platform – ACY.Cloud.
We noted this is one of the most user-friendly dashboards and has many handy features for clients to easily deposit, withdraw, create support tickets, access free trading education and lots more.
ACY Securities Partnering with Finlogix
With ACY placing a big emphasis on FinTech based solutions, they recently partnered with a company called ZeroLogix, who created the powerful Finlogix trading platform.
Finlogix is one of the most powerful social sharing charting platforms, allowing you to connect with other like-minded traders or follow your favorite analyst and their respective trade ideas.
For those who are looking for new trade ideas, we believe this is an excellent place to start.
If you own a website in the industry, we learned you could leverage their suite of financial widgets to enhance the look of your website.
ACY Securities Review: Withdrawal Process
Withdrawals at ACY are all handled within the ACY. Cloud client portal. This central dashboard makes the withdrawal process quick and straightforward.
In their client portal, you can add a bank account associated with your account, making the withdrawal process seamless.
Minimum Deposit & Deposit Methods Available
In our research, ACY is one of the most flexible brokers with a range of deposit options available.
They cater to all levels with deposits starting as low as $50, which provides you with a level of comfort, considering you can test their services out on a small initial starting capital.
You can deposit funds to their secure top tier banks via credit card, bank transfer, bank wire transfer, VISA, MasterCard, BPay, Skrill or Neteller.
Australia implements the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions regimes and Australian autonomous sanctions regimes.
ACY is obliged to implement UNSC sanctions regimes as a matter of international law. Moving forward we do not accept clients from below countries:
• Central African Republic • Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) • the Democratic Republic of the Congo • Eritrea • Former Federal Republic of Yugoslavia • Guinea-Bissau • Iran • Iraq • ISIL (Da'esh) and Al-Qaida • Libya • Myanmar • Somalia • South Sudan • Sudan • Syria • The Taliban • Yemen • Japan - only under ACY Vanuatu regulation • Lebanon --- request Passport + POA • Russia --- request Passport + POA • Ukraine --- request Passport + POA • Zimbabwe --- request Passport + POA
• Canada – neither ACY Securities nor Vanuatu can accept, we will not onboard any new clients from these two countries.
• New Zealand – neither ACY Securities nor Vanuatu can accept, we will not onboard any new clients from these two countries.
Multi-lingual Client Support
With offices around the globe, it goes without saying that ACY has support covering many languages including English, Chinese, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Arabic and Malaysian.
ACY Securities Review Details Overview
|Established: 2011||Website: https://www.acysecurities.com|
|Address: Level 18/799 Pacific Hwy, Chatswood NSW 2067.||Minimum to Open Live: AUD $50.|
|Prohibited Countries: See the above list.||Regulators: Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), with AFSL number 403863.|
|Maximum Leverage: 500:1||Regional Offices: Yes.|
|Mobile Trading: Yes.||ECN: Yes (StpECN, ZeroECN, PureECN).|
|Trading Platforms: MT4, Webtrader & MT5.||Currencies: All forex pairs, plus indices, commodities, CFDs Etc.|
|Robots: Yes-EAs of every variety.||Cryptocurrencies: Yes.|
|Scalping: Allowed.||CFD: Available|
|Minimum Trade Size: 0.01||Web Trading: Enabled|
|Deposit Methods: Account of choice – international or domestic.||Withdrawal Methods: Account of choice – international or domestic.|