About Plus500™

Plus500 is a leading provider of Contracts for Difference (CFD’s), delivering trading facilities on shares, forex, commodities, ETFs, options and indices, alongside innovative trading technology.

Who we are

Plus500AU Pty Ltd, an Australian based company with its main offices located in the city of Sydney. The company is licenced by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC), AFSL #417727, and is authorised to offer Contracts For Difference (CFD). Plus500AU Pty Ltd currently offers a portfolio of over 1000 instruments.

Client Money

When you open an account with us, Plus500AU Pty. Ltd. will hold your money in a segregated trust account, in accordance with the Australian legal requirements.

Client Money Protection

High Rated CFD Provider

Plus500 is one of the highest rated CFD trading apps on Apple's AppStore and Google Play as it is simple to use yet powerful in its many advanced features. It also includes CFDs on popular financial instruments.

Key milestones

Plus500 was founded in 2008. The Trading Platform enabled clients to trade on movements in the price of shares, indices, commodities, forex, ETFs and options without having to buy or sell the underlying instrument.
2008The original Plus500 group is founded, launching its PC-based online trading platform.
2009Plus500 group offer CFD on shares without commission.
2010Plus500 group launches a web based version, allowing Mac, Linux and smartphone users to trade online.

Plus500 group introduces ETFs into its trading portfolio.
2011Plus500 group has more than 2,000,000 monthly transactions.

Plus500 group launches the first iPhone and iPad app that allows clients full control on the go.

Plus500 is the highest rated CFD trading app on Apple's AppStore.

Plus500 group expands its international portfolio by offering over a 1000 different stocks from a wide range of global markets.
2012Plus500 group introduces its Android app for Android smartphones and tablets.

Plus500 group sets the goal of becoming the world's #1 CFD trading company.
2013Plus500 Ltd. goes public in the AIM section of the London Stock Exchange.

Plus500 group introduces the first Bitcoin CFD in the world.
2014February 26 - Plus500 Ltd.market valuation in the AIM section of the London stock exchange reaches $1,000,000,000 USD.

Plus500 group Introduces a ‘Guaranteed Stop’ facility.
2015Plus500 group signs a sponsorship deal with the Spanish champions Atlético de Madrid football club.

March - Introducing the new Windows App - we are now supporting iOS, Android and Windows Phone.
2016 Plus500 adds CFDs on Options and introduces the rollover function.

Plus500 group launches the new Web Trader, compatible with both desktop and mobile devices.

Plus500AU Pty. Ltd. is licenced by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC). ACN 153 301 681, AFSL Number 417727.
This AFSL authorises us to provide our services to people in Australia.

Office Address

Plus500AU Pty. Ltd., Level 10, 45 Clarence Street | Sydney, NSW 2000

Complaints Process

Plus500AU Pty. Ltd. is member #31478:
Financial Ombudsman Service Australia (FOS)
Website: www.fos.org.au
Phone: 1800 367 287 (free call)

Please consider our PDS for more details.

Communication with customers and unsolicited approaches

To communicate with Plus500, customers should fill in the form available in the “Contact Us” page (the "Request Form"). Following the submission of the Request Form, Plus500’s response will be sent by email directly to the email address the customer specified in the Request Form.
Only emails received from either the plus500.com domain or from the plus500.com.au domain are legitimate email communications from Plus500. Any other emails claiming to be from Plus500 are deemed to be fraudulent.
Plus500 may initiate phone calls to customers to provide technical assistance and receive feedback on their trading experience with the trading platform. Please note that, under no circumstances, will Plus500 representatives provide financial or investment advice or request customers to provide sensitive information such as passwords or payment account information over the phone. If you are not interested in receiving phone calls from Plus500, you can request so by contacting our Customer Support via the “Contact Us” page.