African Forex Brokers – Forex trading is popular everywhere around the world, including in Africa. The Forex market has a higher daily turnover than any stock market in the world and is far more liquid. In addition, brokers have also started allowing clients to open accounts in local African currencies.
FSCA – Financial Sector Conduct Authority
The Financial Sector Conduct Authority is a financial institutions regulator and a successor agency to the Financial Services Board (South Africa) in South Africa. The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) is the only regulatory body for financial institutions in South Africa which include banks, retirement funds, administrators, insurers, and market infrastructures. It was established in 1991 as the Financial Services Board (FSB), and its jurisdiction has expanded over the years to include more entities. The FSCA is a well-known and respected authority in Africa, as it aims to ensures client safety. Due to its strict guidelines, less than 100 brokers have been able to obtain this prestigious license to date.
CMA – Capital Markets Authority
The Capital Markets Authority is an independent public agency established by an Act of Parliament, the Capital Markets Act (Cap 485A) Laws of Kenya under the National Treasury. The Authority came into being on December 15, 1989 when the Act was passed and was inaugurated in March 1990. The Capital Markets Authority of Kenya, also known as Capital Markets Authority (CMA) in short, is an independent government financial regulatory agency responsible for supervising, licensing and monitoring the activities of market intermediaries, including the stock exchange, and the central depository and settlement system and all the other persons licensed under the Capital Markets Act of Kenya.
African Forex Brokers
Capital Markets Authority (CMA)
Company Registered No. PVT-AAAAFF7,
First CMA Licensed
Forex Broker in Kenya
Country of origin – Kenya
FXPesa is powered by
EGM Securities Limited
which is licensed by the
Capital Markets Authority Kenya.
Country of origin – Kenya
Tickmill South Africa (Pty) Ltd,
FSP 49464, regulated by the
Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA),
Tickmill UK Ltd – FCA, Tickmill Europe Ltd – CySEC,
Tickmill Asia Ltd – FSA of Labuan Malaysia
Country of origin – Seychelles (FSA)
Vlerizo (Pty) Ltd is authorised by
the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA)
in South Africa as a
Financial Service Provider (FSP) with
reg no. 2020/234138/07 and FSP no. 51024.
FSA Seychelles with reg no. 8423606-1,
CBCS with licence number 0003LSI,
FSC in BVI with reg number 2032226.
Country of origin – Cyprus
ASIC #426359, IFSC #IFSC/60/230/TS/18,
CySEC #331/17, FSCA South Africa #50885
Country of origin – Belize
Gcmt South Africa Pty Ltd
Trading As Cmtrading Reg No. 2013/045335/07,
FSP Reg No. 2010/010099/07 (FSP No. 38782),
FSA license number SD070
Country of origin – Seychelles