AvaTrade is a company based in the British Virgin Islands offering Spread Betting, Forex, CFDs, and Social Trading. Launched in 2006, AvaTrade has an AAA trust rating and an AAA Broker Notes support rating due to the offering of phone, live chat, and email support in a variety of languages. In fact, the company offers support in English, French, German, Greek, and Hebrew. AvaTrade also offers a variety of other benefits that sets it apart from the competition.
AvaTrade is home to over 200,000 users and is regulated by a variety of checks such as the Central Bank of Ireland, ASiC, BVI, FSA, and FSC. AvaTrade was one of the original CFD and Forex brokers to initiate bitcoin trading services in the United Kingdom. An individual can open an account with a low minimum deposit of only $250. AvaTrade exclusively utilizes tier-one banks and places all client funds in a segregated account. Other benefits include no inactivity fees or withdrawal fees.
AvaTrade offers mobile apps for both Android and iOS users to make the experience as seamless and easy as possible. Trading on the go has never been easier. Additionally, for those who have yet to try the platform, AvaTrade makes it a great experience by offering a demo account to allow the user to first become acquainted with the program and how each trade will function, as well as view the other options within the site such as the well-reviewed support offerings.
Instruments that can be traded with AvaTrade include a variety of Commodity CFDs, Indiced and Stock CFDs, and FX/Currencies. These trades are conducted on the well-known MT4 Forex trading program for either MAC or Windows, allowing users to utilize their device of choice, or on the go with the mobile apps. Accepted funding methods include bank transfers, PayPal, credit cards, Neteller, and Payoneer.