Admiral Markets is a leading online trading provider, offering trading with Forex and CFDs on stocks, indices, precious metals and energy. The broker currently counts more than 94000 active clients and a total monthly trading volume of $50 billion. In 2011 alone, the Admiral Markets Group experienced a growth of 70 per cent. For its continuously outstanding growth and performance, the company has recently won two awards: Admiral Markets AS, serving the Admiral Markets Group's European clients, was voted "Best Forex Broker in the Baltic Region" as well as awarded the title "Best of the Best" in The New Europe magazine's 2012 FX Award.
In 2015 Admiral Markets was awarded second place in the category FX broker of the year by Broker Wahl in Germany - Bokerwahl .In addition Admiral Markets was also voted the number one Forex broker (readers choice) by the users of onlinebroker-portal.de. In September 2015 Admiral Markets won award as Best MT4 broker in in the UK Forex Awards organized by and hosted by Shares Magazine.
Since its foundation in 2001, Admiral Markets has continually expanded its reach and today offers its services in in more than 40 countries across the globe through its regulated trading companies, with Admiral Markets AS and Admiral Markets PTY holding licenses in the EU and Australia respectively. In 2013, the Admiral Markets Uruguay was licensed by the Central Bank of Uruguay (Banco Central del Uruguay) to provide investment consulting and advisory services regarding the Forex market and financial markets in general. The same year, Admiral Markets UK Ltd was set up and received the prestigious authorization by the British Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). As of 2012, the company employs a staff of approximately 400 people around the world.
Admiral Markets offer numerous educational programmes - like webinars and seminars - which are designed to teach trading skills and explain the financial opportunities traders have within Forex and other financial markets. Admiral Markets offers customer support via phone and live chat to assist clients in all technical and organisational matters. During European office hours, phone support and live chat are available in more than two dozen languages. Support chats are available 24 hours of every business day.
To ensure secure and comfortable access to the worldwide financial markets for clients, Admiral Markets cooperate with an industry leader in online security, ESET LLC. Furthermore Admiral Markets offers the most reliable and popular trading platform, MetaTrader 4, which was developed by a global leader in trading software, the MetaQuotes Software Corp.
The company has branch offices in Europe (Bulgari, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Romania, Slovenia, Croatia,Czech Republic), Baltic countries (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Latvia), Western Europe (Cyprus, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom), Latin America (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Uruguay); East Asia (China, South Korea), South and South-East Asia (Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam), United Arab Emirates; Australia
Admiral Markets operates a Hybrid Broker Model which is a combination of Market Execution (namely STP – Straight Through Processing, i.e. passing all transactions electronically to execution venue without human intervention) – order execution mode where a transaction is processed at the best price available on a trade server, and Exchange Execution – order execution mode where a transaction order is passed to an external gateway connected to an exchange or another liquidity provider.This hybrid model is built to favor both the broker and a trader.