AvaTrade is an award-winning, multi-regulated and multi-asset market maker and STP (segmentation, targeting and positioning) broker based in Dublin, Ireland. AvaTrade was founded in 2006 and has obtained regulation and authorisation from several regulatory entities, such as ASIC, BVI, CBI, FFAJ, FSA and FSCA, in facilitating the trade of financial instruments.
What makes AvaTrade different to other platforms?
Range of markets
AvaTrade offers the opportunity to enter global markets by making more than 250 financial instruments available for trading. These are spread across asset classes, such as forex, commodities, cryptocurrency, stocks, shares, options, indices, metals, energies, bonds, CFDs (contracts for difference) and ETFs (exchange-traded funds).
To register for a live trading account and gain access to global markets, AvaTrade requires a minimum deposit of only $100.
Trading platforms AvaTrade offers the use of advanced and flexible trading platforms, such as MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5, along with its own innovative, intuitive and user-friendly AvaTradeGo and AvaOptions platforms, in addition to DupliTrade and ZuluTrade.
Fees and commissions
Apart from the number of financial instruments and the platforms through which trades can be executed, AvaTrade offers competitive trading conditions that include high leverage of 1:400, fixed spreads from 0,9 pips on both the retail and professional account, zero commissions charged on trades and fast execution speeds.
AvaTrade may offer only one standard account for either retail or professional traders, but adequate provision is made where the demo account and the Islamic account options are concerned.
Deposits and withdrawals
In addition, with AvaTrade, traders have access to flexible payment methods without having to worry about deposit or withdrawal fees, as they are covered by the broker.
AvaTrade is a popular and dynamic broker that ensures the trading needs and objectives of its traders are met, despite their trading experience, skills, knowledge or style of trading.