Company Name: Halifax Investment Services Limited
Address and Contact Details: Governor Phillip Tower, Level 40, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000
Australia Toll Free: 1300 363 505
Outside Australia: 61 2 9241 4321
Fax: 61 2 9241 4331
Sign Up Offer: No
Demo Account: Yes
Minimum Deposit: $5000
Regulator: Australian Securities & Investment Commission (ASIC)
Halifax Investment Services Introduction
Halifax.com.au offers advices on trading financial products and arranges trading facilities in CFDs, Forex, Securities, Derivatives and Futures to its retail and wholesale clients. Halifax serves a number of clients throughout Australasia, the USA and Europe.
Halifax.com provides trading platforms like MetaTrader4 and FX Trading Station for the execution of trades. They provide the option of trading a suite of financial products via one account only. Halifax charges minimal fees when it comes to operating an account with them. Their FX Trading Station facilitates to all types of users, whether it’s a beginners or an experienced trader.
Brokering Features and Fees
– minimum funds to open account – 0
HalifaxOnline is a fully integrated online trading platform that allows trading of CFDs, ETFs, Forex, Futures, FX Forwards, Options and Stocks. The online platform brings a wealth of market information enabling traders to make sensible business decisions. Traders can get access to a host of state-of-the-art technical tools to help access the market movements.
HalifaxOnline platform is easily downloadable and is fully customizable. It provides an abundance of information such as prices and analysis and live streaming news from Dow Jones Newswire and Market News International.
The Trading Platform is provided to Halifax by Saxo Capital Markets (Australia).
Offers a complete range of financial products including 155+ FX crosses (incl. Spot Gold/Silver), 6,000+ CFDs, 16 Index-tracking CFDs, ETFs, Stocks from 22 exchanges, as well as FX Options, Futures contracts and other derivatives.
Offers entirely personalized trading environment, with prices, technical analysis and charting functions
Provides wide-ranging market analysis and news streaming services
Fast trading execution with one-click trading and excellent liquidity
HalifaxMobile brings online trading possibilities for the serious traders where they can access to the global markets using their mobile devices. Their mobile trading platform provides extreme mobility and allows traders to access their trading accounts in an around-the-clock environment.
The HalifaxMobile platform can work on any smartphone enabled with an internet browser. Using this mobile platform, traders can see all positions, open trades, access news and analysis and can check their account status from anywhere in the world. Traders can also create new orders and amend the existing ones from their palm or hand held device. HalifaxMobile offers a highly personalized trading facility to the traders.
Halifax offers CFDs and stock derivatives from 22 major financial markets. They offer a full range of Forex investment options with 155 foreign currencies, options and forwards. Traders can also trade in numerous stocks from 22 major stock exchanges. Halifax also brings over 450 futures contracts for their clients.
Deposits and Withdrawals
Halifax offers 3 ways to fund your account with them. These are bank deposits, electronic transfer and cheques. They do not charge any fees for making a deposit. They require 1-3 business days before your money will show up in your account.
To withdraw money from Halifax, a trader needs to send an email to them stating their account number, account name, amount to be withdrawn and the banking details. The money can be withdrawn to the same bank as registered with Halifax.