AvaTrade vs. 4XC

Compare their range of markets, trading platforms, deposit and withdrawal methods, and much more.

Pros and Cons

AvaTrade

79% of retail CFD accounts lose money

  • Pros
  • Trade CFDs on all asset classes.
  • Trade through MetaTrader 4 or 5.
  • Automated trading platforms (MQL5, Zulutrade and DupliTrade).
  • Negative balance protection, whichever entity you open an account with.
  • Regulated in Europe, Australia, South Africa, the U.A.E. and elsewhere.
  • Cons
  • You cannot buy stocks or cryptocurrency (only CFDs).
  • Quarterly and annual inactivity fees.
  • 50% margin call and stop-out levels.
  • Awards
  • No. 1 Broker, 2020 - The European
  • Best Forex Broker, 2020 - The European
  • Best Forex Broker, 2019 - Daytrading.com
4XC

  • Pros
  • True STP trading, with no re-quotes.
  • All trading styles and Expert Advisors are allowed.
  • Free VPS server, with support for MT4 and MT5.
  • Client funds are held in segregated accounts.
  • Leverage up to 1:400.
  • Cons
  • You cannot buy shares or crypto-currency directly (only CFDs).
  • 4XC is incorporated and regulated in the Cook Islands.
  • Awards
  • #1 European Forex Newcomer of the Year, 2020
  • #1 Global Forex Newcomer of the Year, 2020
  • #1 Best Value Broker Africa, 2020

Markets

Asset classesAvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
Forex (CFD)
Cryptos (CFD)
Stocks (CFD)
Indices (CFD)
ETFs (CFD)NA
Metals (CFD)
Energy (CFD)
Commodities (CFD)NA
Bonds (CFD)NA
Asset classes (#)AvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
Forex (CFD)5570
Cryptos (CFD)141
Stocks (CFD)612296
Indices (CFD)2311
ETFs (CFD)31NA
Metals (CFD)92
Energy (CFD)102
Commodities (CFD)7NA
Bonds (CFD)2NA

Trading platforms

Trading platformsAvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
MetaTrader 4
MetaTrader 5
Copy tradingNA
Operating systemsAvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
Web trader
Android
iOS

Account funding

Deposits and withdrawalsAvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
Bank transfer
Credit card
Debit card
AstroPayNA
Banco PluralNA
BitcoinNA
Bitcoin CashNA
China UnionPayNA
EthereumNA
FasaPayNA
GlobepayNA
Help2PayNA
M-PESANA
NETELLER
PayRetailersNA
Perfect Money
POLiNA
QQNA
Skrill
STICPAYNA
WebMoneyNA
WeChatNA
Western UnionNA
Account base currenciesAvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
AUD - Australian Dollar
EUR - Euro
GBP - British Pound
NGN - Nigerian NairaNA
NZD - New Zealand DollarNA
USD - U.S. Dollar

Regulators

Company informationAvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
Company nameAVA Trade EU LtdGeomatrix Ltd
Head officeDublin, IrelandCook Islands
Incorporation date20062018
RegulatorsAvaTrade ▷4XC ▷
AustraliaASIC No. 406684NA
BVICategory 1 - Sub Cat. BNA
Cook IslandsNANo. MC03/2018
IrelandCBI No. C53877NA
JapanFFAJ No.1574NA
South AfricaFSCA No. 45984NA
UAEADGM No. 190018NA

AvaTrade

79% of retail CFD accounts lose money