Introduction to this section

Belize, an island nation located on the North Eastern coast of Central America, offers an established regulated environment for companies looking for a jurisdiction which is a stable and recognized destination for their offshore entities. It has a legal framework and corporate ecosystem which is appealing for companies operating with a focus on clientele which is abroad and where funds are sourced internationally, including low to zero taxation depending on the corporate structure.

Belize positions itself as a destination for Trading brands looking to provide their international clientele with trading facilities typically only available in an offshore setting, and at the same time indicate a certain level of commitment and capital back-up typically seen with established brands.

Below you will find information regarding licensing in Belize as well as a list of all Brokers currently regulated in Belize via the IFSC license for “Trading in Financial and Commodity-Based Derivative Instruments and Other Securities” or “Trading in Foreign Exchange” as well as average associated costs associated with setup and the major economic indicators.

Our aim is to provide information to investors looking into EU/Offshore options to Start a Forex Brokerage or expand their current operations. Although in some regions we include trading information (trading conditions, leverage), it is not intended to be used by a forex trader as an investment advice or to compare and evidently open an account with one of our listed brokers.

Last update: July 2022

Belize Forex License

Economy of Belize
Main indicators
IndicatorValue
GDP$1.86 billion
Inflation rate5.0%
External Debt$1.526 billion
Interest Rate2.25%
Deposit Interest Rate2.18%
Corporate Tax Rate1.75% > 3 million BD 3% < 3 million BD
Population411,899
Per capita income$4,115.2
Unemployment Rate8.2%
Corruption Rank109

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Belize Forex License
Case in point
Average Cost for license
Office requirements
Yes

Employees required

Yes

Capital Requirements
$500,000
Regular reporting
Yes

Publicly Recorded Info
No
List of brokers
currently regulated in Belize
COMPANY LEGAL NAMELINK
WINDSOR BROKERS (BZ) LTD. https://en.windsorbrokers.com/
SCOPE MARKETS LTD. www.smfx.com
SCOPE MARKETS LTD. www.scopemarkets.com
XTRADE INTERNATIONAL LTD. www.xtrade.com 
PRIMEXECUTE SERVICES LTD. https://primexecute.com/
XM GLOBAL LIMITED www.xm.com
XTB INTERNATIONAL LIMITEDwww.xtb.com
MCM CORP. https://mcm-corporation.com/
KATO PRIME BELIZE LIMITED https://katoprime.com/
BRICKHILL CAPITAL LIMITEDhttps://www.brickhillcap.com/
ROBOFOREX LTD. www.roboforex.com ------ ROBOFOREX LTD. 
GLOBAL FINANCIAL CONTRACTS LTD. https://www.gfcmercado.com/
ANZO CAPITAL LIMITED https://anzocapital.com/ng?global_access=true
APL MARKETS INC. https://www.apl-markets.com/ 
ARVIS CAPITAL LIMITED https://www.arvisfx.com/
ARVIS CAPITAL LIMITED https://www.investmarkets.com/international/
AXIORY GLOBAL LTD. https://www.axiory.com/
BAYLINE TRADING LIMITEDhttps://www.investlite.com/
BAYLINE TRADING LIMITEDhttps://global.tradeatf.com/
BELFX LIMITED https://belfx.com/en/
CPT MARKETS LIMITED https://www.cptmarkets.com/#/home/en
FBS MARKETS INC. https://fbs.com/
FFIN BROKERAGE SERVICES INC. https://ffin.bz/about/ 
FINATEQS CORP. https://superforex.com/
FOREX PRICE MARKETS LTD. https://forexpricemarkets.com/
FOREXITE LTD. http://www.forexite.bz/
FX CHOICE LIMITED https://en.myfxchoice.com/
GENIUS TRADING LTD. https://www.genetrade.com/
PX EXCHANGE LTD. https://www.pxexchange.co/
LONDON PRIME LTD. https://www.thelondonprime.com/

*Regulators

CySEC: Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission / FCA: UK Financial Conduct Authority / DFSA: Dubai Financial Services Authority / DMCC: Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (free zone) / MFSC : Mauritius Financial Services Commission / FSCA: South Africa Financial Sector Conduct Authority.

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