Financial Advisers/ Introducing Broker (IB)
Our Introducing Broker program is ideal for serious individuals or companies who would like to either spread their knowledge of the forex market to their existing clients or contacts or provide a value added service. Introducing Brokers do not have to manage or trade any client funds. Those who which to do so have to comply with more extensive requirements. Our program is divided into two different levels to better fit your business model.
- Online Service Provider
- Institutional Broker (Advisers/IB)
Institutional Broker (Advisers/IB)
The Institutional Broker is a serious business whose major source of income comes from offering forex products and services. These participants must offer a value added service. This will not only help differentiate the company from the competition but will provide the customer an incentive for signing up through the IB. Account opening and all administrative duties are still handled by AFM as well as customer service and tech support. Institutional brokers must have an existing trading account so that they can provide further assistance to the customer based on their experience.
Based on the number of clients and trading volume, a successful Institutional Broker will be very well compensated. By teaming up with AFM, an Introducing Broker can be confident in that they will be part of a strong partnership aimed at providing excellent service in the forex market. Institutional Brokers can offer their clients access to AFM high-quality forex platform and trading expertise. AFM will provide strong back office support where the IB will always have access to track its progress.
Most of our IBs start by facilitating the account opening and funding process for clients. Clients look for IBs they can trust and have confidence in.
Online Service Provider
The Online Service Provider will be a professional who wishes to market our services. This is ideal for an existing website owner who wishes to link to us or provide access to demo accounts and live account applications. The site must fit our profile and be in the same or similar industry.
By becoming an online service provider, useful content can be provided to post for your online visitors.
AFM has the perfect services tailored for today’s money manager. Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators can manage accounts in a comfortable and professional environment. Our trading software is compatible for the management of multiple accounts, whether trading accounts individually or pooled funds.
With our trading system, money managers will not have to worry about account allocation or redistribution problems. Multiple accounts can be traded simultaneously. The trading platform has support for automatic trading signals and other sophisticated trading strategies. Money managers experience full account management and reporting features. Reporting is done in real-time for both the manager and his or her clients. Serving clients is made simple with AFM.
AFM gives money managers the flexibility to structure their commissions and fees. Compensation can be structured on a pip or cash basis. A percentage fee of net gains is also a popular option. Money managers should choose AFM as their service provider.
White labeling is available for registered entities. They must be a Futures Commission Merchants and regulated in their jurisdiction. They must be an existing financial institution permitted to accept funds on behalf of their clients. This is a perfect program for small banks or equity brokers.
Entities that are accepted as a White Label will be provided with a customized solution for their business. The trading platform as well as all correspondence will carry the company’s brand identity. White Labels can extend the companies product line by venturing into the forex market with a proven leader. While AFM remains a price maker and counterparty to every transaction, the White Label IB will take on back office responsibilities. Installation and access to our back office application will be provided.
AFM will work behind the scenes while giving the entity and its clients access to the forex market. Just like AFM, White Labels will be expected to follow the highest standards in ethics and corporate responsibility.
There will always be a representative available to help you. Whether you are new to the market and need assistance to get started or as an experienced trader needing to discuss the market, someone will assist you. Technical difficulties are made easy with our tech support personnel contact form