Vantage FX was founded in 2008 to be a transparent forex broker and has grown to include 44 forex pairs and 290 CFDs (including cryptocurrency, shares, commodities and indices).
As a broker, Vantage FX is well-regarded and considered safe thanks to regulation by ASIC and the FCA.
Vantage FX offers access to the markets through the popular MT4 and MT5 platforms, and a feature-stuffed mobile app.
There are three account types:
- Standard STP. Perfect for novices, this is a no-commission account that works across all trading instruments, with a minimum spread of 1.4 pips. The minimum deposit is $200.
- Raw ECN. Designed for more experienced traders, this account charges commission at $3 per lot per side but the spreads start at 0.0 pips. The minimum deposit is $500.
- Pro ECN. This is for professional, high volume traders, and offers commission at $2 per lot per side, with spreads from 0.0 pips. The minimum deposit is $20,000.
Vantage FX is seen as a good, reliable broker that offers social and copy trading – without being prohibitively expensive in terms of non-trading costs or commission.
The Vantage FX app is simple yet powerful – and is a native application for both iOS and Android. Designed to be straightforward to use, there are customisation options available including charts, orders, and price and movement notifications.
Within the app, there is a suite of trading and investing tools including order management, a custom watchlist, several trading signals, as well as financial news and a calendar.
The Vantage FX app is an all-in-one trading tool – you don’t even need a computer at all as you can even open a trading account from within the app itself.