A Full Review of the Tickmill Broker

About the broker

The Tickmill company was founded in 2014 in Mahe, Seychelles. The broker provides contracts for difference (CFDs), precious metals, stock indices, bonds and cryptocurrencies.

Localization. The resource is fully translated into 13 languages, including Russian, English, Polish, Italian, Spanish, Chinese and others.

Regulation. Tickmill is a trading name of Tmill UK Ltd. The company is authorized and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). At the same time, forex trading services are also provided by Tickmill Ltd Seychelles, regulated by the FSA of Seychelles.

Trading accounts

Classic. The minimum deposit for opening an account is 25 USD. Leverage is up to 1:500. There are following trading instruments: currency pairs (62), CFDs (16) as well as Gold and Silver. Spread starts from 1.6 pips. The minimum lot size is 0.01. Average execution speed is 0.1 seconds.

Pro. The minimum deposit for opening an account is 25 USD. Leverage is up to 1:500. There are following trading instruments: currency pairs (62), CFDs (16) as well as Gold and Silver. Spread starts from 0.0 pips. The minimum lot size is 0.01. There is the commission of 2 per side per 100,000 traded. Average execution speed is 0.1 seconds.

Vip. The minimum deposit for opening an account is 50,000 USD. Leverage is up to 1:500. There are following trading instruments: currency pairs (62), CFDs (16) as well as Gold and Silver. Spread starts from 0.0 pips. The minimum lot size is 0.01. There is the commission of 1 per side per 100,000 traded. Average execution speed is 0.1 seconds.

Investment tools from Tickmill

Tickmill MAM program allows money managers to trade on behalf of their clients. Managers can easily carry out transactions on all accounts from their single master account.

Deposit and withdrawal of funds

Tickmill offers its clients various ways of deposit/withdrawal: bank wire transfer, credit/debit cards, electronic payment systems. Clients can deposit the account in such currencies as USD, EUR, GBP, PLN.

Additional features

The broker provides access to the popular service of copying transactions Myfxbook Auto Trade, as well as the ability to use the Autochartist service. Analytics is presented in the blog, which is conducted by company experts. Every day, current financial market news, as well as technical and fundamental analysis are published in the blog. Beginners can find a useful information in the “Education” section. By the way, traders can use a forex calculator for currency converting, margin estimating and pip value determining.

There are several promotions going on at the time of this review including a $30 Welcome Account, Traders of the months, as well as Tickmill NFP-machine where one need to guess the price of the instrument in half an hour after the release of Nonfarm Payrolls.

A Full Review of the JustForex Broker

About the broker

JustForex provides traders the access to the foreign exchange market since 2012. Data transmission is carried out through a secure SSL connection that encrypts information. Work with data within the company is also carried out according to the world standard of PCI DSS security. A multi-level server system prevents the loss of client’s information.

Localization. The resource is fully translated into 12 languages.

Regulation. JustForex belongs to the IPCTrade Inc., which is authorized and regulated by the International Financial Services Commission. It is an internationally recognized financial authority with a number of rules and requirements for obtaining a Forex license.

Trading accounts

JustForex offers 5 account types: Cent, Mini, Standard, ECN Zero, and Crypto. All accounts are swap-free for the Muslims. Account types differ by the leverage, min deposit, spreads, and commissions, as well as set of trading instruments.

The Cent and Mini accounts are commission free and have no minimum deposit. The Standard account requires a minimum deposit of $100 and has no commission. The minimum required deposit to open the ECN Zero account is $500.

The leverage reaches up to 1:3000 on the Mini and Standard accounts. On all accounts, JustForex offers floating spreads, no restrictions in the trading strategies, Market Execution.

Trading platforms. Trading is carried out through MT4 developed by MetaQuotes Software Corp. Aside from the desktop platform, broker offers mobile trading for both Android and iOS devices, as well as online trading on the web-based platform.

Deposit and withdrawal of funds. Deposit options include credit cards and bank wire transfers, as well as payment systems like Skrill, Neteller, Perfect Money and others. Withdrawal requests are processed manually by the Finance Department. Usually, processing takes 1-2 hours. The maximum processing time is up to one bank day.

The funds of JustForex clients are stored on segregated bank accounts, separate from the company funds.

Additional features

Customer support is available via live chat, ticket system, email, phone. Also, clients can request a callback. The support team is available round-the-clock. There is a special section devoted to trading education which includes articles about Forex, glossary. In addition, forecasts for major currency pairs and market overview are published daily.

There are several types of the affiliate programs: Introducing broker, CPA program. Also, the Double benefit bonus is available. Clients of the company can get 100% bonus on every deposit of at least 100 USD. The profit earned on the bonus funds can be withdrawn.

A Full Review of the Pepperstone Broker

The Peppestone company was founded in 2010 in Melbourne and has a good reputation, providing a high-quality brokerage service for client all over the world. The brokers offers trading with 70+ currency pairs, 4 cryptocurrencies and also precious metals, soft commodities, energy, CFDs.

Generally, Pepperstone reviews on different sites are positive, which indicates, that the majority of clients are satisfied with the company’s service.

Localization. The resource is fully translated into 14 languages.

Regulation. The broker has an Australian license and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission.

Trading accounts

Standard. This account type offers spreads from 1.0 pips and trading without commission. The trading will also become more convenient because of automated Risk Management System and negative balance protection. If you choose the standard account, you could only use MT4 for trading.

The Pepperstone Razor account. This is an ECN account, that allows you to trade directly on interbank with absolutely transparent trading costs. Spreads on this account start from 0.1 pips. The commission is $3.5 per 100k traded. You can use a wider range of trading platforms, than on Standard account. The commissions on different trading platforms may differ a bit.

Islamic. This type of account designed specially for traders with the Islamic faith. This is a swap-free account, as Sharia law forbids trading with swaps.

Active Trader Program. The most active Pepperstone traders and institutional partners may get special benefits and better work conditions. The benefits may include a segregated customer account, a personal manager, VPS hosting services, etc.

Trading platforms. Pepperstone offers 3 leading platforms to choose from: MetaTrader 4, MetaTrader 5, cTrader. Traders also can use its web, tablet and mobile variants.

Both platforms are reliable and are used by millions of traders in the world. However, the two platforms may be less or more convenient for different purposes. Those traders, who prefer more automatic and simple trading, choose Metatrader. The ones, who like advanced settings a and wider variety of options, use cTrader. Choose the trading platform, that will meet your requirements.

Deposit and withdrawal of funds

To deposit and withdraw money, Pepperstone clients can use credit and debit cards, bank transfers and a variety of different online payment services such as WebMoney, Fasapay, Qiwi, Skrill and others.

Education

The broker provides education for Forex newbies. The education section includes trading guides, articles, webinars, that will help beginners to delve into forex trading faster.

Conclusions

There is no doubt, that Pepperstone is a trustable broker and a significant player on the Forex market. The company provides brokerage service for 8 years, gaining a good reputation and proving its service quality by numerous awards and millions of satisfied clients. Pepperstone provides innovative technology with quick execution, small spreads, law commissions and high-quality customer service.

A Full Review of the IC Markets Broker

About the broker

The IC Markets company was established in 2007 in Sydney. The main mission of the broker is to provide quality services for small and institutional clients. The main feature of the company is the world’s first True ECN trading environment with a direct access to interbank liquidity. The company is trying to emphasize its reputation by showing its suppliers. Liquidity is provided by 50 banks, among which there are such giant suppliers as UBS, JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Citi, HSBS, Bank of America and others.

About the broker

The IC Markets company was established in 2007 in Sydney. The main mission of the broker is to provide quality services for small and institutional clients. The main feature of the company is the world’s first True ECN trading environment with a direct access to interbank liquidity. The company is trying to emphasize its reputation by showing its suppliers. Liquidity is provided by 50 banks, among which there are such giant suppliers as UBS, JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Citi, HSBS, Bank of America and others.

Localization. The resource is fully translated into 4 languages. In addition to native English, there are Chinese, Japanese and Russian. Also directly on the site, there is a service from Google Translate, which translates the portal into almost any language of the world.

Regulation. The full name of the company sounds like International Capital Markets Pty Ltd (IC Markets). It is regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). The main office of the company is also registered in Australia. Continue reading “A Full Review of the IC Markets Broker”