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Capital.com Receives ISO 27001 Certification for Online Trading

“With this ISO 27001 certification, we strongly demonstrate our commitment to maintaining robust security systems aligned with international best practices.”

Capital.com has received ISO 27001 certification: the international standard for an information security management system (ISMS) for the development, implementation and maintenance of IT services and solutions for e-commerce .

Issued by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to ensure that products are safe, reliable and of good quality, the certification affirms Capital.com’s commitment to maintaining information security at all levels.

An ISMS can be audited by an independent CB (certification body) to assess whether it complies with the requirements of the standard.

Dmitry Ogievich, Chief Operating Officer, Europe at Capital.com, said, “Data security is at the heart of our business and to keep our customers’ information secure, we are constantly striving to stay in step with standards, regulations and best practices.

“With this ISO 27001 certification, we firmly demonstrate our commitment to maintaining robust security systems aligned with international best practices. We will continue to improve and improve our systems and processes to ensure that we always respond and react quickly to the needs of our customers and to wider external changes”.

The high-growth European leveraged trading platform onboarded 400% more clients in the first half of 2021 compared to the second half of 2020 and saw a global recovery in trading activity over the same period.

Total client trading volumes across all markets grew by more than 184%, reflecting the company’s growing reputation as the platform of choice among retail traders as well as momentum in retail, with stocks and crypto taking the lead in a period that has seen trade disruption, particularly in the US, as brokers have been unable to keep up with trading activity.

Capital.com has achieved the highest levels of customer satisfaction among leveraged trading providers in the UK, according to the latest Investment Trends report.

The platform recently announced that it has integrated with Paypal, which means that its users will be able to make deposits and withdrawals through Paypal. Capital.com already supports deposits and withdrawals using debit and credit cards, bank transfers and other payment methods such as Sofort, Giropay, iDeal and ApplyPay.

In September, Capital.com obtained a license to operate in Australia, having already opened an office in Melbourne. The UK-based leveraged trading platform now holds an Australian Financial Services License (AFS) granted by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).

The company continues to obtain new licenses for key jurisdictions around the world, having already been approved by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) in Europe and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK in recent years. years.

One of Europe’s fastest growing trading and investing platforms, the company has introduced commission-free equity trading services to help clients in the UK, France and Germany invest directly into more than 1000 world famous stocks.

In May, Capital.com extended its trading hours to allow for pre- and after-hours trading on its platform.