Invast Financial Services

Aug 05, 2015

HLK Group’s Authorised Representatives rely on various trading platforms in order to provide to their clients necessary dealing services. For access to these platforms HLK Group has built relationships with a number of platform providers within Australia of which we will be showcasing them in our website bulletin over the coming weeks.

HLK’s Corporate Authorised Representatives that use Invast:

  • Fanberry Markets Pty Ltd
  • Ampleton Traders Pty Ltd
  • Eltom Capital Pty Ltd

Date of Establishment & Company Background:

Since 1960, the Invast Group has been providing sophisticated individual investors, institutional investors, hedge funds and global brokerage firms with innovative, reliable access to the full spectrum of global financial markets. Invast Financial Services Pty Ltd (“Invast”) is an Australian subsidiary company of Invast Securities Co Ltd.

Invast Securities Co Ltd is a member of the Tokyo Financial Exchange (TFX) and is listed on the JASDAQ stock exchange (code 8709.JQ). In 2013, Invast Group expanded their operations internationally with the launch of their Sydney office, enabling the business to accept clients from around the globe. Invast Financial Services is regulated by ASIC in Australia, and Invast Securities Co. is regulated by the JFSA in Japan.

 AFSL and Licence conditions:

Invast Financial Services Pty Ltd (ABN 48 162 400 035) has an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) issued by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (AFSL No. 438283) which authorises it to carry on a financial services business in Australia. 

Instruments available to trade:

  • Direct Market Access (DMA) CFDs:
    • DMA Equity CFDs
    • Global ETF & ETP CFDs
    • Global Indices Futures CFDs
  • Forex and Spot Precious Metals
  • CFD Indices
  • CFD Commodities
  • Direct ASX Share Trading 

Markets that you have access to:

Invast offers a wide range of markets including straight through processing (STP) for “off-exchange” instruments that includes FX, Indices and commodities as well as Direct Market Access (DMA) to more than 10 global equity exchanges and 8 futures exchanges, with live depth of market data streaming and extensive shorting capability.

Platform Offering & Available Add-Ons (e.g. MAM):

Invast provides a range of specialist industry leading trading platforms that utilise cutting edge technology and robust support. FIX API connectivity solutions are available across multiple server locations and a range of aggregators.  

  • IRESS

A highly sophisticated trading platform providing unparalleled direct market access (DMA) to Global Equity CFDs and Futures. Along with advanced order management capabilities it also boasts impressive market depth functionality and comprehensive portfolio analytics.

  • MetaTrader4

A hugely popular platform for trading FX, Metals, Index and Commodity CFDs due to its leading trading and analytical technologies. The platform blends sophisticated functionality, enhanced and developed over many years, with a customisable and feature rich interface.

  • cTrader

A specialist FX trading platform with a highly intuitive, state-of-the-art interface giving clients fast entry and execution into deep pools of liquidity.

  • ST24

A proprietary FX trading platform giving clients the ability to hand pick from over 6,000 algorithmic strategies, covering a broad range of needs and timeframes.

  • PortfolioSelect

An innovative way for clients to take advantage of key markets themes, such as an ageing Australia population, through strategically investing in a portfolio of highly liquid securities.

  • MaxxTrader

A sophisticated front-end GUI from FlexTrade providing advanced trading analytics, impressive market depth as well as automated reporting.

  • Integral FX Inside

A robust front-end GUI from Integral streaming the best-aggregated prices from a multitude of liquidity providers.

  • Multi Account Manager (MAM)

Invast provides a sophisticated Multi Account Manager (MAM) platform for money manager’s ideal for managing multiple accounts for either discretionary trading or utilising Expert Advisors (EAs).

  • FIX API Connectivity

Invast is able to offer FIX API solutions for multiple server locations across a range of aggregators.

  • FX Liquidity

We work closely with our clients to understand their FX liquidity requirements and tailor a stream to best accommodate this. 

Execution Style (e.g. STP/MM):

Invast is committed to transparent pricing methodologies including straight through processing (STP) for all OTC instruments and Direct Market Access (DMA) to exchange pricing for Global Equity, ETF, & Futures CFDs.

Unique feature or offering:

Invast’s size, scale and financial strength, combined with over 50 years of experience in global financial markets has allowed us to develop a market leading Prime-of-Prime solution for institutional clients.

Invast Prime-of-Prime clients benefit from a flexible and transparent offering that encompasses exceptional foreign exchange liquidity, direct market access to major equity and futures exchanges, bespoke technological integration and the ability to leverage the truly global reach of our multiple prime broker relationships.

Backed by the financial strength of a listed Japanese parent and with an unsurpassed commitment to Prime-of-Prime services, Invast should be your Prime-of-Prime partner of choice.

If you would like to know more about Invast please visit www.invast.com.au