As a brand of Spot Capital Markets Ltd, OptionWeb must comply with all EU regulations, including those dealing with capital adequacy requirements. In accordance with these rules, Spot Capital Markets Ltd is required to maintain sufficient liquid capital to cover all client deposits, potential fluctuations in the company’s currency positions, and outstanding expenses.
Furthermore, Spot Capital Markets Ltd must submit financial reports to the CySEC on a quarterly basis. Any deficiencies are reported to the regulator by an internal auditor who carries out a comprehensive yearly audit.
Spot Capital Markets Ltd is a member of the Investor Compensation Fund for Customers of Cyprus Investment Firms (CIFs). For the members of the Fund, retail client funds are insured up to a maximum of €20.000, in the unlikely event that the company is unable to fulfill its financial obligations. The ICF will secure the claims of Covered Clients, provided that the respective preconditions as included in the Investor Compensation Fund policy are met.