How to open an FBS account?
Click the ‘Open account’ button on our website and proceed to the Personal Area. Before you can start trading, pass a profile verification. Confirm your email and phone number, get your ID verified. This procedure guarantees the safety of your funds and identity. Once you are done with all the checks, go to the preferred trading platform, and start trading.
How to withdraw the money you earned with FBS?
The procedure is very straightforward. Go to the Withdrawal page on the website or the Finances section of the FBS Personal Area and access Withdrawal. You can get the earned money via the same payment system that you used for depositing. In case you funded the account via various methods, withdraw your profit via the same methods in the ratio according to the deposited sums.
How to start trading?
If you are 18+ years old, you can join FBS and begin your FX journey. To trade, you need a brokerage account and sufficient knowledge on how assets behave in the financial markets. Start with studying the basics with our free educational materials and creating an FBS account. You may want to test the environment with virtual money with a Demo account. Once you are ready, enter the real market and trade to succeed.
How to activate Level Up Bonus?
Open Level Up Bonus account in web or mobile version of FBS Personal Area and get up to $140 free to your account.
What is financial risk?
Financial risk is a possible risk that a company won’t be able to pay back all the money that it owes its creditors. Thereof, investors will lose their invested money. The bigger debt the company has, the higher the potential financial risk of not meeting the obligations.
Any person, who is into investing and trading, should be aware of risks that can occur. It’s something, that companies are exposed to. The consequences of financial risks associated with the financial results of the company are not only financial losses, but also the bankruptcy of the business.
Potential financial rick should be taken into account at the moment of deciding whether to invest in the certain business or not. There are several tools available to determine how risky investing in the particular company is:
- Fundamental analysis is the way to calculate the value of the company by analyzing all aspects in general, such as its earnings, assets etc.
- Technical analysis is the analysis of the company’s share prices and trading volumes.
- Quantitative analysis is the way of defining certain risks using mathematics and statistics.
What types of financial risks exist?
|Credit risk||A counterparty is unable to repay its debts|
|Liquidity risk||Company’s money flow is poor|
|Currency risk||Company is influenced by currency changes|
|Foreign investment risk||Overseas assets can be in danger|
|Asset risk||The value of the company’s asset can fall|
Various types of risks can have different impact on the company in question. So, if it’s impossible to remove the risk completely, it can at least minimize it.
Financial risk analysis is a part of the analysis of the companies’ financial situations, whose actions a person wants to trade. The more stable a company's finances, the more likely that its shares will increase in price in the long run.
Check how to trade stocks with FBS.
Financial risk VS Business risk
Both financial risk and business risk are key factors in making investments, however financial risk is about company’s ability to manage its leverage and debt, whereas business risk is about company’s ability to obtain enough profit to cover its operational expenses.
In other words, financial risk is how company deals with necessary payments, and business risk is how the enterprise functionate as a profitable organization.
2022-02-18 • Updated