The Star Advantage
Markets – A Leading Australian Forex Broker
Star Financial Markets is an Australian company established to provide innovative online financial products and services such as forex trading, CFD trading, trading indices, oil, gold and silver. Corporate Authorised Representative number 413298 of Australian Financial Services Licence number 318232 which is regulated by ASIC, Star Financial Markets is authorised to provide the following services to retail and wholesale clients:
- Deal in forex contracts; (forex trading)
- Deal in derivatives;
- Provide financial product advice in relation to foreign exchange / forex contracts; and
- Provide financial product advice in relation to derivatives
Money deposited with Star Financial Markets are segregated and
held in Australia and invested under Australian Client Money
Key Aspects of a Star Financial Forex Account
- Small minimum forex trading account size of $200.
- Small minimum transaction size: $1,000 or €1,000 or £1,000 equivalent to $.10, €.1 or £.1 per point.
- Range of trading from $1,000 to $100 million (equivalent to 10c / point to $10,000 / point).
- The widest variety of order types available. We accept all orders; MARKET, LIMIT, STOP, OCO.
- Automatic closure of positions.
- You can run both long and short positions in the same currency pair at any one time.
- You can run multiple positions for each currency pair which can be individually selected for closing.
Why Trade with Star
Star Financial Markets are committed to providing the best trading experience possible and have created a world class offering focussed on maximizing your value, support options and cost benefits. These include:
- 24 Hour Internet Trading: Access 24 hour, 2-way
streaming interbank pricing on forex, spot gold, silver,
oil, and indices. Star Financial Markets state of the art
trading platform is a free and easy to use click and deal
trading platform. Full Australian telephone support is
- From 1 pip spreads on Major Currencies: Trade
transparent competitive two-way streaming prices. Enjoy Star
Financial Markets integrity on pricing with the most
competitive spreads and consistent liquidity on the widest
range of currency pairs.
- Instantaneous auto trade executions: What you see
is what you get. See the prices that you buy or sell at in
your chosen market.
- Leverage low margin requirements: Access margin
requirements of 0.5% (leverage of 200 to 1, in some approved
cases 400 to 1).
- Personalised Customer Service: Deal over the
internet or by phone. Star Financial Markets experienced and
knowledgeable staff are available to answer any questions
and provide assistance. Prompt attention is given to
administrative or technical support queries.
- Flexible trading sizes: Lot sizes start at 0.01.
- Trade with a wide variety of order types:
Including Market, Limit, Stop, If Done, and OCO.
- Simple account opening process: It is simple to
open and fund your trading account. Star Financial Market
aims to make it as seamless as possible to trade.
- Earn interest on cash balances: Star Financial
Market pays interest on cash balances.
- Hedging: Manage your account with the upmost
flexibility. You can choose to either hedge an existing
position by keeping long and short of the same currency pair
open, or simply close out any existing individual position
of your choice.
- Risk management in real-time: Manage your account
professionally. Enjoy the benefits of real time straight
through processing of your trading account. Know your total
account value, open position, and p/l in real-time.