Admiral Markets – Forex Broker Review
Admiral Markets is an international group of Forex brokers, which was founded in 2001. Admiral Markets includes three operating companies representing different geographical regions: Admiral Markets AS, AM Ukraine LLC and AM Russia LLC.
Admiral Markets AS is licensed by the European Union and is represented in many Eastern European countries. All company activities are regulated and controlled by the Estonian Financial Supervision Authority (EFSA).
Today, the company has offices in more than 40 countries around the world and, as claimed by the company itself, the same amount of billions of dollars is its monthly turnover. At the same time, the company provides so-called “Islamic accounts” for clients whose religion does not allow them to make money through regular trading. Withdrawal of funds is performed in many ways within 5 days.
Financial organization Forex Club has been successfully working in the field of trading and investment since 1997. During this time the company has opened more than 100 representative offices in many countries of the world, including the U.S. and Asian countries. Nevertheless, the main field of activity of the broker is Russia and CIS countries.
In 2007, Forex Club received ISO 9001 quality certification. And already in 2010 the company “absorbed” the Russian broker “Akmos Trade”. The activities of the Forex Club are carried out in accordance with the requirements of the Commission for Regulation of Financial Market Participants in Russia.
One of the first brokers opened in the CIS was the broker Alpari. The company has been providing services to enter the financial market since 1998. In addition to the standard set of trading instruments, clients are also offered a wide range of PAMM accounts, as well as NDD accounts.
Broker offers 4 variants of trading accounts for independent traders:
- Nano.mt4 is the optimal solution for beginner traders with zero minimum deposit and leverage of 1:500.
- Standart.mt4 – trading account for more experienced traders with a deposit of 100 USD and floating leverage of 1:25 to 1:1000.
- Ecn.mt4 is perfect for professionals and managers. His deposit starts at 300 USD and his leverage is the same as in a standard account.
- Pro.ecn.mt4 gives the client access to interbank liquidity, all orders are executed via ECN system. The minimum deposit is 500 USD, and the leverage is 1:100.
Alpari has offices all over the world: Alpari operates in Europe, USA, Asia.
Forex.com is a subsidiary of the well-known international financial holding GAIN Capital Holdings International. The company first made a name for itself in 1999. Today, the broker’s central offices are located in Asia, Australia, the United States and Britain.
Broker is very demanding in this case. The company’s management has imposed restrictions, and today representatives of China, Nigeria, Burma, Afghanistan and some other countries cannot open an account with Forex.com. The same restrictions also apply to legal entities subject to sanctions.
The minimum deposit in the company starts from 250$, and the size of leverage reaches 1:200. Traders from 140 countries of the world have already become clients of this company and their number is constantly growing.
InstaForex traders heard about the international broker for the first time in 2007, and in 2008 World Finance Award recognized them as the best broker in Asia. Today the company’s clients have access to more than 100 tools for independent trading. Trader’s choice includes classical currency pairs, stocks, raw materials, precious metals.
The broker pays special attention to his advertising campaign. “The faces of InstaForex were: European basketball champion Elena Korstin, world’s first racket Victoria Azarenko, Liverpool Football Club and other famous individuals and teams.
Broker holds regular contests among his traders with a variety of prizes: from cash payments to foreign symbols. The annual prize fund of InstaForex is more than 500 000$.