Group History

HYCM is a division of The Henyep Group, a leading global corporation with a diversified portfolio of businesses that span across three continents. With over 40 years of operational history and under the leadership of a visionary management team, Henyep has become synonymous with professional and quality services.


The Group is dedicated to delivering best-of-breed services to its clients and the community alike. By focusing on its customers and core businesses, Henyep's mission is to generate superior returns for its investors and partners. With the vision of maintaining its leading position, the Group seeks to be a global leader in the industries in which it operates.


1977

Henyep Gold Dealers founded as a member of the Hong Kong Gold and Silver Exchange Society


1978

Henyep Securities founded as a member of the Far East Stock Exchange and the Kam Ngan Stock Exchange Henyep commodities founded as a member of the Hong Kong Commodities Exchange


1980

Henyep sets up first USA branch in New York


1981

Chairman of Henyep is approved as a member of The Commodities Exchange of New York (COMEX) Henyep celebrates the establishment of its 25th overseas office with operations now on 4 continents


1985

Henyep Securities joins the new Hong Kong Stock Exchange


1986

Henyep becomes founding member of the Hong Kong Futures Exchange


1989

Henyep Chairman elected as founding Chairman of the Hong Kong Monetary Institution Associations (HKMIA)


1993

Henyep Properties enters the China property market with landmark joint-venture with the China Construction Bank


1994

Henyep relocates trading operations to London substantiating its presence as a global financial institution with over 50 affiliates over 4 continents


1998

Henyep Investment (UK) Limited granted a license by the renowned SFA of the United Kingdom (now the Financial Conduct Authority)


1999

Henyep Investment launches HY Trader Internet trading platform and links affiliates with real-time access to information


2000

Henyep Investment pioneers the creation of CFD's on energy and commodities products anticipating growing interest in the sector Henyep Securities becomes a founding member along with global conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa to launch online stock trading platform Hotrade


2002

Henyep expands UK dealing and customer service center to provide 24/7 support to global affiliate network


2005

Henyep Wealth Management and Henyep Asset Management founded to further serve global clients investment needs.Henyep Wealth appointed as a strategic partner by UBS for the distribution of investment funds


2006

Henyep Investment launches second generation online trading platform HY Trader 4 bringing clients enhanced performance and reliability


2006

Henyep Investment Bank established in Dubai, UAE, and granted a Licence by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA)


2007

Henyep Investment (UK) Limited launches revolutionary HY Markets online trading platform


2007

Henyep Investment (UK) Limited is granted permission by the FCA to undertake activities for private customers representing a major increase in the scope of permission granted to the firm by the FCA


2008

Henyep Investment Bank one of the first firms to be granted a Retail Endorsement by the DFSA, allowing it to undertake financial services for retail clients


2009

Henyep Investment (UK) Limited launches revolutionary Internet trading website PIPTRADE incorporating innovative DOLLAR PER TICK trading system. This marks Henyep Group’s entry into the fast growing financial spread trading market


2010

Henyep Investment (UK) Limited changes its name to Henyep Capital Markets (UK) Limited to reflect its leadership in providing traders with access to the worlds capital markets


2010

Henyep establishes an international JV and invests into Minkabu, Japan’s largest social network for retail and professional investors


2011

Henyep Capital Markets launches Mobile Trading Apps across all of its trading platforms


2012

Henyep Group launches Hing Yep Gold Dealers, a leading precious metals trading platform for its retail and institutional investors


2012

Henyep and Minkabu incubate Caiku.com, a social network focusing on the fast growing Chinese stock markets


2013

Caiku.com closes series A investment from Henyep, Minkabu, and leading venture capitalist firm Asuka Investments


2013

Henyep Capital Markets establishes local presence in Kuwait after launching Henyep-Asiya office through its partnership with Asiya Investments


2014

Henyep incubates and invests into WeCollect to focus on providing international companies with China payment solutions


2015

Henyep acquires FTSL Financial Trading Solutions Ltd, an investment firm licensed and regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC #259/14). FTSL is renamed to HYCM Europe Ltd


2015

Henyep launches binary options platforms HY Options and Chai Zhang Die


2016

Henyep Investment Bank changes its name to Henyep Capital Markets (DIFC) Limited and enters into its 10th year of operations for clients.


2016

Henyep consolidates its capital markets investment brands and launches HYCM.com, a multi-platform online trading website.