The Faster Payment System (FPS) was launched in September 2018 by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA). With FPS, you may now make instant payments to us in Hong Kong Dollar. The FPS enables you to make round-the-clock payment anytime and anywhere, across different banks. You can register FPS through your bank with a mobile number or email address and transfer funds to us instantly.
Immediate fund transfer
No service charge
You may deposit to us via Faster Payment System (FPS) by your personal/business e-banking.
1. Login to your e-banking and select FPS as the payment method.
2. Enter Rakuten Securities Hong Kong’s FPS ID (8122301) and other relevant information required by the system.
3. Verify the transaction details and click “Confirm” to complete the transaction.
4. Provide the transaction receipt to Rakuten Securities Hong Kong via email firstname.lastname@example.org,or fax to (852) 2119-0117。
1. For detailed steps on how to use FPS, please contact your bank directly.
2. After funding by FPS, please send the deposit receipt to us via email (email@example.com), or fax to (852) 2119-0117. The deposit receipt should clearly show the transaction date/time, sending bank’s account number, receiving bank’s account number, amount and transaction reference.
3. You may transfer funds on a round-the-clock basis, however, please note that the time of deposit processing is between 9:00am to 4:30pm (HKT), Monday to Friday (excluding Hong Kong public holidays). If we receive your funds and transaction number during this time, the deposit will be processed within 1 business day.
For more information on making payments to us via FPS, please visit https://www.sec.rakuten.com.hk/en/trading-accounts/deposit-funds.
If you have any enquiries, please contact us from Monday to Friday 08:00 AM to 11:59 PM through below means:
^ Rakuten Securities was ranked as the world’s fifth largest retail forex broker by volume in August 2017 from Finance Magnates.
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¤ Fixed spreads are offered in Rakuten FX account during at least 95% of the time of the monthly core-time trading period (8am to 2am HKT of every trading day). Spreads shown above and in our website are for reference only and are not guaranteed and may widen beyond the average spreads depending on the market volatility, especially under circumstances of extremely low liquidity, news events or public holidays. Please always refer to the trading platforms for the most updated spreads.
ɞ Order execution rate is calculated based on the AS Streaming and Streaming trading orders in 10k or less order size with lower than 1 pip slippage setting in which were executed during the period between Jan 1 to Nov 1, 2017.
§ Rakuten Securities HK offers Trading Station platform through its partner FXCM.
※ Commission is charged per trade side on both open trade(s) and close trade(s). All commission fees may be subject to change from time to time without prior notice. Please always refer to the most updated Schedule of Standard Fees and Charges.
ʊ MARKETSPEED FX platform is the winner of “Online Forex Trading Platform” by Good Design Award in 2012.
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When executing customers’ trades, Rakuten Securities HK can be compensated in several ways, which include, but are not limited to: charging fixed lot-based commissions at the open and close of a trade, adding a markup to the spreads, acting as a counterparty in the transactions. As a result, Rakuten Securities HK’s interests may be in conflict with yours.
Rakuten Securities Hong Kong Limited (“Rakuten Securities HK” SFC CE Number: AIM232) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rakuten Securities, Inc. (*) Rakuten Securities, Inc., one of the major online brokers in Japan, founded in 1999, is a subsidiary of Rakuten, Inc. (TOKYO: 4755).
The risk of loss in leveraged foreign exchange trading can be substantial. You may not be suitable as you may sustain losses in excess of your initial margin funds. Leverage can work against you. Placing contingent orders, such as “stop-loss” or “stop-limit” orders, will not necessarily limit losses to the intended amounts. Market conditions may make it impossible to execute such orders. You may be called upon at short notice to deposit additional margin funds. If the required funds are not provided within the prescribed time, your position may be liquidated. You will remain liable for any resulting deficit in your account. You should therefore carefully consider whether such trading is suitable in light of your own financial position and investment objectives. Do not speculate with capital that you cannot afford to lose. If you decide to trade products offered by Rakuten Securities HK, you must read and understand the information and disclosure provided by Rakuten Securities HK. Rakuten Securities HK may provide general commentary which is not intended as investment advice and must not be construed as such. Seek advice from a separate financial advisor. Rakuten Securities HK and Rakuten Group assumes no liability for errors, inaccuracies or omissions; does not warrant the accuracy, completeness of information, text, graphics, links or other items contained within these materials. Read and understand the Terms and Conditions on Rakuten Securities HK’s website prior to taking further action.
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(*)Company Registration ID (in Japan): Kanto Local Finance Bureau (Financial Instruments Firms) No.195