ActivTrades founded in 2001, global brand with many entities, including ActivTrades PLC. The Broker also has a unit based in the Bahamas, ActivTrades Corp. The Securities Commission of the Bahamas authorizes and regulates it.
How ActivTrades Works:
ActivTrades offers a set of MetaTrader platforms developed by MetaQuotes Software Corp, as well as its own Internet platform ActivTrader. The broker offers 47 currency pairs and CFD contracts for two metals, 15 indices, seven futures, and 517 shares.
As for commissions and fees, ActivTrades gives the average spread of 0.9 pips in the EUR / USD pair. It is valid for all its platforms, including the status of a professional account.
ActivTrades also collects a minimum commission of 1 euro for the stock trading service in Europe. However, market data is free but is not offered in real time in MetaTrader 5 (MT5). In the case of data from the United States market, the broker collects only one euro per month, in addition to the minimum commission for the transaction.
ActivTrades offers mobile applications for iOS and Android platforms for MetaTrader platforms. These are available directly from developers in the iTunes Store and Google Play.
Acquiring additional licenses outside the EU and running a business since 2001 helps to support the TrustTrades Trust Score on ForexBrokers.com. The broker has a substantial offer of MetaTrader with a set of indicators and related plugins.
The broker may lack standard research components, including offers from external suppliers. His tools related to MetaTrader help to justify monetary costs with an average spread of 0.9 pips per EUR / USD.
Finally, the addition of insurance up to 1 million pounds, over the amount provided to authorized entities by the British regulator. This is for extraordinary events, such as the insolvency of the company. It applies only to the clients of the British company.