Alpari vs UFX Comparison
Comparing forex brokers side by side is no easy task. For our 2022 annual forex broker review, we spent hundreds of hours assessing 39 forex and CFD brokerages to find the best forex broker. Let's compare Alpari vs UFX.
Does Alpari or UFX offer lower pricing?
Comparing the trading costs of forex and CFDs is not easy. Not every broker publishes average spreads data, and pricing structures vary. Based on our thorough annual assessment, IG
offers better pricing overall for traders.
Is Alpari or UFX safer for forex and CFDs trading?
At ForexBrokers.com, we track where each forex and CFD broker is regulated across over 23 international regulator databases. Here's our findings. Both Alpari and UFX hold 0 global Tier-1 licenses. UFX holds 1 global Tier-2 licenses, while Alpari holds 0. In our analysis of 23 international regulators across 50 brokers, Alpari and UFX earned the same Trust Score.
Which trading platform is better: Alpari or UFX?
To compare the trading platforms of both Alpari and UFX, we tested each broker's trading tools, research capabilities, and mobile apps. For trading tools, IG offers a better experience. With research, IG offers superior market research. Finally, we found IG to provide better mobile trading apps.
What about MetaTrader and copy trading?
For forex and CFDs traders, copy trading and MetaTrader are both popular platform options. Both Alpari and UFX offer MetaTrader 4 (MT4).Alpari and UFX both offer copy trading.
How many forex pairs and CFDs are available to trade?
UFX provides traders 49 currency pairs (e.g., EUR/USD) compared to Alpari's 46 available pairs. Forex pairs aside, UFX offers traders access to 619 CFDs while Alpari has 105 available CFDs, a difference of 514.
Can I trust Alpari?
Alpari is not publicly traded and does not operate a bank. Alpari is authorised by zero tier-1 regulators (high trust), zero tier-2 regulator (average trust), and one tier-3 regulator (low trust).
Can I trust UFX?
UFX is not publicly traded and does not operate a bank. UFX is authorised by zero tier-1 regulators (high trust), one tier-2 regulator (average trust), and zero tier-3 regulators (low trust).
Is Alpari good?
Alpari is one of the oldest MetaTrader brokers, and an early pioneer of social copy-trading. Best known in Eastern Europe, Alpari offers a small but growing selection of CFD markets and platform tools, but lacks regulatory licenses in top-tier jurisdictions.
Is UFX good?
UFX offers the full MetaTrader suite and its own proprietary platform, as well as a growing selection of markets. That being said, spreads are much wider than the industry average, and as UFX holds just one regulatory license, its trust factor is well below the industry average.
Overall winner: IG
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