CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.  The majority of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Complaints Procedure

If you have a query or you are dissatisfied with the service you have received from us, your first point
of contact should be our Customer Support team via email [email protected].

In order for us to investigate your case efficiently and as quickly as possible, we need as much
information as possible, including your name and client reference number; a clear description of the
issue; details of your request(s); and any additional relevant documentation, such as emails or

Our Customer Support team will endeavour to resolve your concern as quickly as possible. If you are
happy with their proposed resolution of your case, we will regard your complaint as resolved and will
provide you with Summary Resolution Communication (“SCR”) by the third business day following the
receipt of your complaint. The SCR will include the outcome of your complaint and will inform you of
your right to escalate your complaint to the Financial Ombudsman Service.

If you are unhappy with the Customer Support team’s proposed resolution, all of the details relating
to your complaint will be referred to our Complaints Team by the fourth business day following receipt
of your complaint. The Complaints Team will:

  • Promptly send a written acknowledgement to you via email
  • Investigate your dispute competently, diligently and impartially
  • Keep you informed of the progression of its investigation of your complaint
  • Send a ‘final response’ within eight (8) weeks after the complaint was received with its findings and conclusions. The final response will confirm whether the complaint was upheld and whether or not any redress or remedial actions are proposed.

If you are an eligible complainant and (a) you have not received a final response within eight (8) weeks
of making your complaint, or (b) you are not satisfied with the final response letter, you have the right
to refer your complaint to the Financial Ombudsman Service, free of charge. Further details of the
Ombudsman will be provided in the Compliance Department’s final response.

Professional Investors must meet the definition of “eligible complainant” to be able to utilise the
Financial Ombudsman Service.

Please note that if you wish to refer your matter to the Ombudsman you must do so within six (6)
months of the date of the final response we send to you.

Address of the Financial Ombudsman Service: Financial Ombudsman Service, Exchange Tower,
London, E14 9SR, United Kingdom.

July 2023

Important Information

ATFX CONNECT EU does not offer services to retail clients. The information and contact details provided on this website are intended for professional clients’ use only.