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Complete control over trading costs

Execution metrics as standard

Transparent trading on tighter spreads

Tight spreads on streaming firm limit order liquidity from top tier financial institutions

24 hour FX trading access with optimum connectivity

Seamless integration combined with the highest quality of trade execution

FX is a leveraged product that can result in losses exceeding your deposit. It is not suitable for everyone so please ensure you fully understand the risks involved. View full risk warning

LMAX Hong Kong - SFC regulated broker

Become a client of LMAX Hong Kong

Become an LMAX Hong Kong client today and take advantage of trading on the LMAX Exchange central limit order book with streaming, firm liquidity from the top tier banks and proprietary trading firms.

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Account FAQs

How do I open a Corporate Account? more

You can download a Corporate Account application form, contact our Sales desk on +852 3175 7751 or email close

How do I open an Individual Account? more

You can download an Account application form, contact our Sales desk on +852 3175 7751 or email close

What is the minimum initial deposit? more

HK$ 100,000 (or base currency equivalent) is the minimum initial deposit. close

What’s the leverage ratio? more

The leverage ratio is 20:1.close

How do I fund my account? more

LMAX Hong Kong currently offers accounts denominated in HKD and USD. We accept funds via bank transfer. close

How secure are my funds with LMAX Hong Kong? more

In compliance with the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) client money rules, all client funds are held in a segregated client trust account. close

What are your spreads and trading costs? more


Spreads are variable. To view our historical spreads, please click here


Account holders are eligible for a competitive commission rate structure, dependent on their level of trading activity.

Call our client helpdesk on +852 3175 7753 or email for more information.

Overnight financing

For FX, the cost of the tomorrow next roll (tom/next) is applied to positions held through the respective market close.


What instruments can I trade? more

70+ instruments: Spot FX

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How do I access the trading platform? more

There are a number of access methods:

  • FIX 4.4
  • API (Java, .NET)
  • Web GUI
  • Mobile
  • MT4/5 Bridges
  • ITCH market data


What client support is available? more

Our client helpdesk offers 24-hour support from Monday 06:00 – Saturday 06:00 HK time.

You may contact us during this period by calling +852 3175 7753, via the Live Chat function on our website or by emailing We offer support in a variety of languages. close

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