Established in, 2003 EasyMarkets.com (formerly known as easy-forex) provides its clients access to global markets with the use of an intuitive platform. The firm offers forex, CFD or vanilla options trading.
The most important and the very first thing to look for in a trading firm is whether it is regulated or not. Traders can rest easy and know that EasyMarkets.com is regulated and licensed by the Cyprus Commission and Exchange Commission (CySEC) under the license CIF # 079/07. The firm is also regulated in Australia under the Commission for Securities and Investments under AFSL number 246566.
EasyMarkets.com developed its own trading platform. It is fully web-based meaning that there is no download required to use the platform. The platform comes packed with features like “Inside Viewer” even though they have developed the platform to be as basic as possible.
The firm also uses the widely known MetaTrader4 platform. This platform is very intuitive and can be utilized both new and old traders. MetaTrader 4 has plenty of useful features including the Expert Advisor feature.
The firm also has a mobile application for traders on the go.
Deposits and Withdrawals
Deposits are mad through debit cards, credit cards or wire transfer. The firm also supports alternatives like Skrill, Neteller, WebMoney, etc. In order to make sure your withdrawal is as seamless as possible, always be sure to keep your personal identity data up to date, as required by the international AML regulations and the firm.
Spreads and Leverage
Depending on the trader’s type of account and his choice of asset, spreads can be different. For currency pars, spreads are as low as 1.8 pips and 3 pips for traders with the VIP status. Leverage can go as high as 400:1.
Customer Support and Education
There are customer service representatives ready to answer your questions and provide guidance 24 hours a day, 5 days a week. They can be contacted via email, fax, phone or live chat.
The firm also has offices in Limassol, London Sydney, Warsaw and Shanghai to direct your concerns to. EasyMarkets.com also has a learning center where traders have access to videos, eBooks, glossaries, FAQs and training articles.