Seychelles Securities Dealer License (SDL) is a license which allows a company to trade in securities either as a principal (on its own account) or as an agent (on behalf of its clients). The Securities Act of 2007 provides the legal basis for the provision of securities dealer services. Seychelles Financial Service Authority will be the regulatory authority.
This license is particularly beneficial for companies worldwide, who deal and/or trade in securities.

Activities of a SDL:
  • Advise other persons concerning investment in securities.
  • Issue, analyse or prepare reports concerning specific securities.
  • Manage a portfolio of securities for another person.
Benefits of Securities Dealer License
  • Well-regulated and highly regarded jurisdiction
  • Reasonably quick turnaround time to obtain license
  • Modern and flexible Securities law
  • Low minimum capital requirement of USD 50,000 that is not locked. The capital can be used once the license is obtained.
  • Low operating costs