Strength and security

Your funds and portfolio is secured and protected in both quiet and turbulent times. LYNX understands this concern and attaches the highest degree of importance to optimal protection and security of its clients and their portfolio.

LYNX – a reliable partner

Transparent, professional and reliable: these are the key values generating our success. LYNX collaborates with Interactive Brokers UK when it comes to the administration, execution and settlement of your orders. The publicly traded Interactive Brokers is one of the largest and most reliable partner on the brokermarket. It’s in fact the world’s biggest broker in terms of transactions.

In order to prevent unauthorised acces, your LYNX account is protected by strict security measures. For instance, making a transfer from your LYNX account to your bank account is only possible with a verified account number.

Trust is good, certainty is better

LYNX is regulated by several Dutch government agencies: De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) and the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM).

Cash is spread over twenty major banks in order to minimize concentration risk. Next to that, the portfolio of our clients are protected with the highest standards:

  • Separated accounts: your assets are kept separately from the broker.
  • Compensation Scheme (FSCS): protects your cash up to 50,000 GBP.
  • Additional insurance: covers your portfolio up to $ 500,000, of which $ 250,000 in cash.
  • Additional portfolio insurance: Lloyds covers up to $ 30,000,000, with up to $ 900,000 in cash.

Interactive Brokers

Interactive Brokers (IB) is one of the most solid and reliable partners. Looking at the number of transactions, it’s the largest broker in the world. IB procceses more than 1 million transactions per day. Furthermore, the broker is conservatively funded, has an equity of 5 billion USD with practically no debt.