In 2008, Israel-based Plus500 was established. For more than 13 years, Plus500 has facilitated financial market trading. Plus500 provides customers with the opportunity to trade contract for difference (CFD) contracts. To ensure the security of your money, Plus500 keeps all deposits in separate tier 1 bank accounts. Plus500 is regulated by Plus500UK Ltd, which is licensed and regulated by the FCA (#509909), Plus500CY Ltd, which is licensed and regulated by CySEC (#250/14), Plus500AU Pty Ltd (ACN 153301681), ASIC in Australia (AFSL #417727), FMA in New Zealand (FSP #486026), and Authorised Financial Services Provider in South Africa (FSP #47546), and thus can be considered legitimate.