About River East Financial Ltd (REF)

REF Markets is a fully owned division of River East Financial Ltd (NZ).

River East Financial Ltd (REF) was established with the intention of offering a full range of products, to a full range of clients, in a full range of markets, and REF Markets evolved as a significant part of that ambition.

In addition to our two REF Markets trading platforms, our account holders have the ability, through REF (www.rivereastfinancial.com), to choose from a number of different account types, and investment options.

REF does not participate in any form of leveraged or fractional lending as a company, and REF Markets operates upon a straight through processing (STP) basis, and does not take the other side of any client trades.

Knowing that their funds are not leveraged in anyway or placed at risk in the open market, and are kept in a segregated bank account, provides our clients with confidence that their funds are secure and protected. 

River East Financial Ltd (NZ) (REF) is incorporated and registered as a Financial Service Provider in New Zealand under registration number: 4872279, and is a member of Financial Services Complaints Limited a New Zealand Government approved Dispute Resolution Scheme.

For further information:  FSP Registration

River East Financial Ltd (NZ) has not been licensed by a New Zealand regulator, is not actively regulated in New Zealand, and does not provide services to NZ clients.


Privacy & Data Protection:

River East Financial Ltd (NZ) has strict Privacy and Data Protection Policies and are currently reviewing our processes to ensure that we comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) recently (May 25th, 2018) implemented by the European Union. 

For details - see our Privacy Policy

REF Markets cannot currently offer its products or services to residents of the USA, Canada or New Zealand.

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