Cyprus Securities And Exchange Commission (CySEC)
SquaredDirect abides by the strictest standards and is authorised and regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (Licence Number: 329/17). CySEC is a member of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA).
SquaredDirect holds a cross-border CySEC licence, authorising the provision of investment and ancillary services. The company complies with EU and local regulations such as the European Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) and the Cyprus Investment Services and Activities and Regulated Markets Law of 2017 Law 87 (I)/2017.
EU DIRECTIVES & MEMBERSHIPS
Market in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II)
It creates a level playing field across markets belonging to the European Economic Area and serves to protect investors while boosting market transparency.
Investor Compensation Fund (ICF)
SquaredDirect (Aspide Financial) is a member of the Investor Compensation Fund Policy, a scheme which serves to protect eligible retail clients by paying compensation in the event that a company fails to reimburse funds and/or financial instruments due to financial issues, as applicable.