ActivTrades, is a leading and one of the most popular brokers, provides its services in Forex, Contracts for Differences (CFDs) and Spread Betting to its customers in more than 140 countries around the globe, from their headquarters in the UK, and the offices in Italy, the Bahamas, Bulgaria and Luxembourg. Founded in 2001 in Switzerland, ActivTrades is an international award-winning broker in the industry of trading and investing. With their initial focus on international foreign exchange markets, ActivTrades enlarged its spectrum of the products and services it provided across shares, indices, commodities, financials, ETFs and cryptocurrencies over time.
The company’s advantages include their resilient infrastructure, insurance of clients’ funds up to 1 million dollars, 24/5 customer support, tight spreads and fully automated direct execution without the dealing desk intervention, negative balance protection for clients.
MetaTrader 4 and 5 support their own proprietary trading platform with innovative add-ons and smart indicators exclusive to ActivTrades, more than 1000 CFD products to trade, so on and so forth. The company also offers more features, including but not limited to; a wide inventory of educational material and events, referral bonuses and cashback programs, individual and islamic accounts, support for institutional trading and trading API optimization.
Licences and regulations
ActivTrades has regulatory licences from several authorities including the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) of The UK, The Securities Commission (SCB) of the Bahamas, and the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) of Luxembourg and The Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB) of Italy.
ActivTrades offers several solutions to the needs of traders in terms of their trading platform:
One of the most widely-accepted and most popular trading platforms in the trading communities. ActivTrades offers to its traders with its MetaTrader 4 Support:
- 50 pre-installed technical indicators;
- 9 different time frames;
- Availability of 21 languages;
- Strategy Tester, historical data, price alerts and trailing stops;
- Special trading tools exclusive to ActivTrades.
MetaTrader’s latest and most developed trading platform MetaTrader 5 offers extended features and upgraded capabilities to make your trading more professional with:
- Integrated trading statements;
- One click trading;
- 21 time frames and 8 order types;
- Economic news headlines.
The proprietary trading platform of ActivTrades, namely the ActivTrader gives traders even more advanced features to help them have a more wholesome trading experience with great functionalities:
- Progressive Trailing Stops;
- Market Sentiment;
- Powerful real-time charts.