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1 August 2018

FP Markets launches its Race to the USA

FP Markets Race to the USA is a series of competitions that culminate in an Order of Merit where by the leading players are provided with the opportunity to play in front of US College Coaches.

The first FP Markets Race to the USA competition gets underway at Oubaai Hotel and Golf Estate tomorrow. The field of aspiring young ASM players are keen to get underway and start scoring points towards the FP Markets Race to the USA Order of Merit. This ranking system will see the top local players provided with the opportunity to travel to the USA to play in specially selected events in front of US College Coaches. This initiative is designed to incentivise young golfers to value the life changing educational opportunities that the game of golf can provide. To qualify for the Order of Merit players need to submit their education reports and have to be actively undertaking in a community activity that helps to give back and grow the game in their local area. ASM is proud to have a sponsor in FP Markets that values Africa's youth and is prepared to invest in its potential. If you would liek to find out more information about this series of events or what ASM has to offer please contact Adam on 079 460 1406 or email

Notes to Editors

About FP Markets:

  • FP Markets is an Australian ASIC regulated global CFD and Forex provider with more than 13 years of industry experience.
  • The company’s vision has always been to deliver the ultimate trading destination for clients by combining the best technology, product range, pricing and client services available to those wanting to trade the markets.
  • The convenience of being able to trade CFD’s from the one account across an extensive range of equities, indices, commodities, Forex, futures and Bitcoin is why so many market participants are opting to trade with FP Markets.
  • FP Markets prides itself on its deep understanding of what traders are looking for. Our clients can even choose to trade on-the-go from their mobile devices across several online platforms like MetaTrader 4, MetaTrader 5, WebTrader and IRESS.
  • With superior pricing, execution speed, platforms, product range, client support and market analysis our clients possess all the confidence that they need to truly trust the services of their chosen broker.
  • The company’s outstanding 24/5 multilingual service has been recognised by Investment Trends as home to some of the most content clients in the industry, having been awarded ‘The Highest Overall Client Satisfaction Award,’ 5 years running.

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About ASM Academy:

  • ASM Academy was founded to help aspiring young golfers to develop their skills and achieve sufficient exposure to secure scholarships to US Colleges 
  • ASM Academy is based at one of South Africa’s most prestigious golf estates, Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa.
  • The FP Markets Race to the USA is a bespoke and holistic programme that helps 14 to 18 year olds to develop their golfing and academic abilities to achieve a US College Scholarship 

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