AvaTrade vs. FXPRIMUS

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
FXPRIMUS

70% of retail CFD accounts lose money

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

Markets

Asset classesAvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
Forex (CFD)
Cryptos (CFD)
Stocks (CFD)
Indices (CFD)
ETFs (CFD)NA
Metals (CFD)
Energy (CFD)
Commodities (CFD)NA
Bonds (CFD)NA
Asset classes (#)AvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
Forex (CFD)5543
Cryptos (CFD)147
Stocks (CFD)612110
Indices (CFD)2312
ETFs (CFD)31NA
Metals (CFD)96
Energy (CFD)107
Commodities (CFD)7NA
Bonds (CFD)2NA

Trading platforms

Trading platformsAvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
MetaTrader 4
MetaTrader 5NA
Copy trading
Mirror tradingNA
Operating systemsAvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
Web trader
Android
iOS

Account funding

Deposits and withdrawalsAvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
Bank transfer
Credit card
Debit card
BitcoinNA
China UnionPayNA
FasaPayNA
NETELLER
Perfect MoneyNA
POLiNA
Skrill
WebMoneyNA
Account base currenciesAvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
AUD - Australian DollarNA
EUR - Euro
GBP - British Pound
PLN - Polish ZłotyNA
SGD - Singapore DollarNA
USD - U.S. Dollar
ZAR - South African RandNA

Regulators

Company informationAvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
Company nameAVA Trade EU LtdFxPrimus Europe (CY) Ltd
Head officeDublin, IrelandLimassol, Cyprus
Incorporation date20062009
RegulatorsAvaTrade ▷FXPRIMUS ▷
AustraliaASIC No. 406684NA
BVICategory 1 - Sub Cat. BNA
CySECNACySEC No. 261/14
IrelandCBI No. C53877NA
JapanFFAJ No.1574NA
South AfricaFSCA No. 45984FSCA No. 46675
UAEADGM No. 190018NA
VanuatuNAVFSC No. 14595

AvaTrade

79% of retail CFD accounts lose money

FXPRIMUS

70% of retail CFD accounts lose money