Security of Funds

  • Negative balance protection
  • Tier-1 banks for funds safekeeping
  • 512 bit encrypted transactions
  • Investor compensation fund
  • Regularly audited by third party
  • Registered with 25 EU regulators


Kawase cTrader is fully encrypted with 512 bit encryption, so when you trade, deposit or withdrawal, you are doing so with the utmost privacy and security.

Reliable Technology

All systems and platform infrastructure are ISO27001 certified. These standards specify a framework for organisations to manage information security aspects of their business.

It is comprised of a risk-based security management system that is designed to ensure that organisations select and operate adequate and proportionate security controls to protect information assets.

Where your funds are kept

Kawase is partnered with Triple-A rated banking institutions, such as Barclays Bank PLC, for funds safekeeping in segregated accounts. These accounts are off balance sheet and cannot be claimed for company purposes.

  • Barclays PLC
  • Hellenic Bank

Regulatory Compliance

We are required by law to meet stringent regulation standards by submitting financial reports and showcasing capital adequacy. We are obligated to always maintain sufficient capital to cover all our client’s funds. This audit and the reporting that comes with it is being handled by an independent leading auditor who is then obligated by law to report any discrepancies to our regulator. Our IT arm auditing is exclusively handled by Deloitte.

Deloitte Cyprus is the nation's leading professional audit services firm and a global leader in consulting and financial advisory services. Deloitte global provides consulting and auditing services to 70% of the Fortune 500 companies. It has more than 210,000 professionals at member firms in more than 150 countries and territories.

Risk Management

All types of risks within our institution are closely monitored and assessed constantly, ensuring all services are always within our regulator's framework and that all client's financial needs can be covered at all times.

Investor Compensation Fund

We are proud members of the investor compensation fund which acts as a guarantor of last resort. Eligibility depends on the nature of your claim. Please refer to our legal documentation for further details.

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