FXPRIMUS

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FXPRIMUS Review

Author bio.

Stéphane BottineStéphane has worked in financial services since 2005, within capital markets and investment banking. He graduated from the London School of Economics and HEC Paris.

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Updated on: 12 January, 2021

  • Awards
  • Most Trusted Broker in South East Asia & Africa
  • Best Training and Education Provider, 2016 - MENA
  • Most Trusted Broker, 2015 - MENA
  • Pros
  • ECN trading capabilities.
  • Negative balance protection for all clients.
  • Account base currencies: EUR, USD, GBP, SGD, PLN.
  • Cons
  • Only supports MetaTrader 4.
  • Doesn’t support CFDs on bonds or ETFs.

FXPRIMUS Accounts (4)

FXPRIMUS

Variable Spreads [EU]
  • Trade over 130 instruments across Forex, commodities, energies, global indices and US equities on low floating spreads without commission. This account has no swap charges.
  • $ 100 Minimum deposit
  • 1:30 Leverage (EUR/USD) ?
  • 1.5 Pips (EUR/USD)
  • $ 0 Commission / lot
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ECN Premier [EU]
  • Trade over 130 instruments across Forex, commodities, energies, global indices and US equities from 0 pips plus commission. This account has no swap charges.
  • $ 500 Minimum deposit
  • 1:30 Leverage (EUR/USD) ?
  • 0.3 Pips (EUR/USD)
  • $ 10 Commission / lot
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Variable Spreads [Vanuatu]
  • Trade over 130 instruments across Forex, commodities, energies, global indices and US equities on low floating spreads without commission. This account has no swap charges.
  • $ 100 Minimum deposit
  • 1:1000 Leverage (EUR/USD) ?
  • 1.5 Pips (EUR/USD)
  • $ 0 Commission / lot
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FXPRIMUS

ECN Premier [Vanuatu]
  • Trade over 130 instruments across Forex, commodities, energies, global indices and US equities from 0 pips plus commission. This account has no swap charges.
  • $ 500 Minimum deposit
  • 1:1000 Leverage (EUR/USD) ?
  • 0.3 Pips (EUR/USD)
  • $ 10 Commission / lot
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FXPRIMUS Offers (5)

Important: please visit the broker's website for their terms and conditions.

FXPRIMUS will credit your trading account with a 30% bonus (subject to a US$ 1,500 cap) when you deposit a minimum of US$ 500. This offer is open to new and existing customers who deposit or re-deposit into their Live Individual, Joint, or Corporate ECN or Variable trading account with Primus Markets INTL Ltd.

Bonuses and promotions are offered based on your country of residence while terms and conditions apply. Under EU Regulations, EU clients are not eligible for these bonus and promotions.

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FXPRIMUS will credit your trading account with a 100% bonus on every deposit (subject to a US$ 10,000 cap), and cashback between US$ 2 and US$ 4 on every lot traded, when you deposit a minimum of US$ 500. This offer is open to new and existing customers who deposit or redeposit into their Live Individual, Joint, or Corporate ECN (US$ 4 cashback) or Variable (US$ 2 cashback) trading account with Primus Markets INTL Ltd.

Bonuses and promotions are offered based on your country of residence while terms and conditions apply. Under EU Regulations, EU clients are not eligible for these bonus and promotions.

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Get free trading signals when you open a VIP account by depositing upwards of $10,000 into your FXPRIMUS account. VIP account holders also get personal access to a market specialist on a 24/5 basis.

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FXPRIMUS supports international and local payment methods, across multiple base currencies. FXPRIMUS will cover any fees charged by its ow bank on deposits and withdrawals. However, please note that your bank (and any correspondent banks) may charge fees of their own, and FXPRIMUS does not cover these fees.

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Get as much as $500 in tradable, withdrawal cash for each friend that opens an account and starts trading.

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FXPRIMUS Markets

Trade over 130 instruments across Forex, metals, energies, indices, crypto currencies* and stocks on tight spreads from the MetaTrader 4 platform:

  • Forex and crypto-currencies: trade CFDs on 43 currency pairs across Forex Majors, Minors and exotics. You may also trade CFDs on cryptocurrencies.
  • Commodities and energies: trade CFDs on the price of Gold, Silver, Platinum, Natural Gas and Oil (UK Brent and US Light Sweet Crude Oil).
  • Indices: trade CFDs on 12 stock indices such as the S&P 500, Nasdaq 100, Dow Jones, Hang Seng, German DAX and IBEX.
  • US equities: trade CFDs on the shares of 60 US companies such as Amazon, Google and Pfizer.

* Cryptocurrencies are offered based on your country of residence, and terms and conditions apply.

  • Asset classes
  • Forex (CFD)
  • Cryptos (CFD)
  • Stocks (CFD)
  • Indices (CFD)
  • Metals (CFD)
  • Energy (CFD)
  • Asset classes (#)
  • Forex (CFD)43
  • Cryptos (CFD)7
  • Stocks (CFD)110
  • Indices (CFD)12
  • Metals (CFD)6
  • Energy (CFD)7

FXPRIMUS Trading platforms

FXPrimus.com supports MetaTrader 4, the world’s most popular retail trading platform. MT4 comes with advanced charting features, technical analysis tools and its own programming language for automating tasks. The platform is available for download across all devices, including Windows and Mac computers, as well as Android and iOS smartphones. You can also trade through MT4’s web interface if you prefer.

There are different types of accounts you can select from, allowing you to choose the best suited option based on style and trading experience level. These are the Standard, Premium and VIP accounts with a $500, $2,500 and $10,000 minimum deposit, respectively.

All accounts offer daily market outlooks, SMS alerts and a one-to-one consultation upon joining. VIP or Premium accounts come with a training system in place. Please enquire with FXPrimus.com.

Also available are:

  • Variable Spreads Account: trade on low floating spreads without commission on the MetaTrader 4 platform. Open an account from a low US$ 100 deposit.
  • ECN Premier Account: trade on the tightest available spreads plus a $10 commission per lot, also on the MetaTrader 4 platform. With an ECN account, FXPRIMUS acts as a bridge between you and tier 1 liquidity providers. It aggregates prices from liquidity providers, shows you the best available price and forwards your orders onto market-makers over an Electronic Communication Network (ECN). Open an account with as low as a US$ 500 deposit.
  • Micro Account: Trade starting at $10. This account caters primarily to the retail investor who seeks exposure to foreign exchange trading, but doesn't want to risk a lot of money. A micro account's smallest contract, also called a micro lot, is a preset amount of 1,000 units of currency.

Get VIP treatment when you open any type of account with a deposit upwards of $10,000. This includes personal access to a market specialist on a 24/5 basis, VIP trading signals as well as other Premium account features such as live market update telephone calls and MT4 training. Visit FXPrimus.com to find out more.

Trading Conditions

Your account's leverage as well as other trading conditions will depend on the FXPRIMUS entity you trade with.

CySEC Trading Conditions

If you are an EU resident, your account will automatically be associated with Primus Global Ltd, the CySEC-regulated entity. Leverage* will depend on the instrument you trade with, in line with ESMA regulations. At present, leverage is capped at 1:30 across Forex Majors and 1:20 across Forex Minors, as is the case with all CySEC-regulated brokers. The margin call and stop-out levels stand at 50%. FXPRIMUS reserves the right to increase margin requirements at times of market stress.

Vanuatu and South Africa Trading Conditions

If your account is associated with Primus Markets INTL Limited, the Vanuatu-regulated entity, or Primus Africa (Pty) Limited, the South Africa-regulated entity, leverage* will depend on your account's balance in US$ or an equivalent currency. The margin-call and stop-out levels stand at just 30%.

  • US$0 to US$1,000: up to 1:1000
  • US$1,001 to US$20,000: up to 1:500
  • US$20,001 to US$50,000: up to 1:400
  • US$50,001 to US$100,000: up to 1:200
  • Above US$100,000: up to 1:100

Please note that FXPRIMUS reserves the right to change these conditions at any time.

* Leverage varies based on the financial instrument traded and the relevant regulatory body based in your country of residence, knowledge and experience and regulator.

  • Trading platforms
  • MetaTrader 4
  • Copy trading
  • Mirror trading
  • Operating systems
  • Web trader
  • Android
  • iOS

FXPRIMUS Account funding

Note: payment methods depend on the entity with which you open an account, as well as your country of residence. Please visit the company's website for all payment methods.

  • Deposits and withdrawals
  • Bank transfer
  • Credit card
  • Debit card
  • Bitcoin
  • China UnionPay
  • FasaPay
  • NETELLER
  • Skrill
  • Account base currencies
  • EUR - Euro
  • GBP - British Pound
  • PLN - Polish Złoty
  • SGD - Singapore Dollar
  • USD - U.S. Dollar
  • ZAR - South African Rand

FXPRIMUS Regulators

FXPRIMUS is regulated by CySEC (EU), FSCA (South Africa) and VFSC (Vanuatu). As a result, it has a global presence with offices around the world and can accept investors from over 200 different countries.

FXPRIMUS places particular emphasis on the security and safety of its clients' funds. That's why any money you deposit with FXPRIMUS is held in segregated accounts, managed by a third party. Furthermore, FXPRIMUS is covered by €5 million civil liability insurance policy.

  • Company information
  • Company nameFxPrimus Europe (CY) Ltd
  • Head officeLimassol, Cyprus
  • Incorporation date2009
  • Regulators
  • CySECCySEC No. 261/14
  • South AfricaFSCA No. 46675
  • VanuatuVFSC No. 14595

FXPRIMUS Alternatives

70% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. Please be advised that certain products may not be available for traders from EEA countries due to legal restrictions.