Your money is kept entirely separate from Nanovest's finances. To ensure that we never touch your money, we use custodian banks that hold your money, whether it's in cash or in shares. Our custodian bank for receiving your top up deposits is Bank Sinarmas, our US brokerage partner, holds our custodian account for your shares. Regulations in the United States prevent regulated firms like our US brokerage partner from comingling client money with their own money. In addition, our US brokerage partner is a SIPC member, which extends protection of up to $250,000 in cash and up to $250,000 for securities. This protection is extended to you as a Nanovest user.