Who is behind 8 Securities?

8 Securities was founded by the international management team of E*TRADE. We oversaw the development and growth of E*TRADE in 15 geographies across Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Canada. 8 Securities has raised over US$ 60 million in capital. Our investors include Nomura Asset Management (Japan), Route 66 (United States), Leitmotiv Private Equity (Hong Kong) and Velocity Capital (Netherlands).


Are my assets and deposits safe?

Your cash is held in segregated custodial corporate accounts with HSBC and Bank of China.  This is to safeguard your deposits and is consistent with Hong Kong regulation. All securities that you invest in are held in custody with Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited ("HKSCC") and licensed US custodian. You can view your account, holdings and cash positions 24/7 from the app. You can deposit and withdraw your money anytime with no questions asked.


How do I contact 8 Securities?

Our address is 15th Floor, 1 Lyndhurst Tower, No.1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong.  You can phone us on +852 2693 8888 or email hello@8securities.com. You can chat to us from the website or apps during business hours. We love to hear from our customers so please drop us a line.


Is 8 Securities a member of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange?

Yes. 8 Securities is a registered member of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX).


Is 8 Securities a licensed financial institution?

Yes. 8 Securities is a licensed brokerage in Hong Kong. We are regulated by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (HKSFC). We hold a Type 1 license for dealing in securities and a Type 4 license for advising on securities. Our CE number is AXL143.


What are 8 Securities office hours?

Monday to Friday
9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00pm - 4:00am (daylight savings time) / 10:00pm - 5:00am (standard time)

Saturday
10:00am - 4:00pm (Appointment needed)

The office is closed on public holidays.