Best Trading Apps
We've compared the best trading apps for iOS and Android in 2022. Get live quotes, alerts and trade from the charts with an award-winning broker.
HotForex (HFM.com) is an award-winning Forex and CFD broker, with accounts tailored to new and experienced traders. Trade a wide range of markets including Forex, stocks, indices and commodities through MetaTrader 4 or 5.
- Markets: Forex (CFD), Stocks (CFD), Indices (CFD), Metals (CFD), Energy (CFD), Commodities (CFD), Bonds (CFD)* Availability subject to regulation.
- Platforms: MetaTrader 4, MetaTrader 5, Currenex, Copy trading, Mirror trading
- Regulators: Cyprus (EU), Mauritius, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Seychelles, South Africa, UAE
Trade CFDs without commission on Forex, shares, indices, commodities and ETFs with Plus500.com. Plus500 is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is regulated across several jurisdictions.
- Risk warning: 77% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
- Markets: Forex (CFD), Cryptos (CFD)*, Stocks (CFD), Indices (CFD), Metals (CFD), Energy (CFD), Commodities (CFD)* Availability subject to regulation.
- Regulators: Australia, Cyprus (EU), Estonia, New Zealand, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, UK
FxPro is a global broker, winner of over 95 UK and international Forex awards. It was voted "Best Online Forex Trading Platform (UK)" in 2022 by Global Brands Magazine, and was voted "Best Forex Provider" from 2014 through to 2019 by the Financial Times.
Trade CFDs over 2,100 financial instruments spanning Forex, shares, indices, metals and futures on the go. FxPro's app supports MetaTrader 4, 5 as well as cTrader and is available on iOS and Android. Plan ahead with the app's built-in calendar of economic releases and create event-driven alerts. The app can also alert you at times of increased market volatility.
Since 2006, FxPro has grown to serve retail and institutional investors in more than 170 countries. FxPro is authorised by the FCA (UK), CySEC (EU) and regulators in South Africa and the Bahamas. FxPro works with over 12 liquidity providers to provide you with fast execution and competitive pricing. Visit FxPro.com to open your account online and download the app.
HF Markets app (formerly HotForex)
The HF App was voted "Best Forex Mobile Application" by traders in the 2019 Forex Awards. Trade CFDs over 3,500 financial instruments across a range of markets, on MetaTrader 4 or 5. Switch between 20 technical indicators and trade directly from the charts. Access breaking news and HF Markets research within the app.
Since its launch in 2010, over 3,500,000 traders have opened an account with HF Markets. Customer support is available in over 25 languages, 24 hours a day, 5 days a week. HF Markets is regulated by the FCA (UK), CySec (EU), the FSCA (South Africa) and the DFSA (UAE) among others. Visit HFM.com for more information.
The Plus500 app was voted "Best Trading App" in the 2019 DayTrading.com Awards. Unlike HotForex and FxPro, Plus500 has built its platform from the ground-up. Whilst this provides Plus500 with more control over the user experience, this may disappoint traders familiar with the MetaTrader platform.
Plus500's app has consistently attracted top ratings in Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store. We were impressed with Plus500's charting tools, which support a wide range of technical indicators. You may also draw support and resistance lines on the charts, and extend these into the future, which is helpful if you are trying to make predictions.
Plus500 customer support is available on a 24/7 basis in 16 languages (its platform is available in 32 languages). The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange and authorised by the FCA (UK), CySEC (EU), the Australian and South African regulators, among others. Visit Plus500.com to download the app.