FP Markets vs ATFX 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 FP Markets vs ATFX.
Does FP Markets or ATFX 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, FP Markets
offers better pricing overall for traders.
Is FP Markets or ATFX 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 FP Markets and ATFX hold 1 global Tier-1 licenses. FP Markets holds 2 global Tier-2 licenses, while ATFX holds 1. In our analysis of 23 international regulators across 50 brokers, FP Markets earned a higher Trust Score than ATFX.
Which trading platform is better: FP Markets or ATFX?
To compare the trading platforms of both FP Markets and ATFX, 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 FP Markets and ATFX offer MetaTrader 4 (MT4).FP Markets and ATFX both offer copy trading.
How many forex pairs and CFDs are available to trade?
FP Markets provides traders 63 currency pairs (e.g., EUR/USD) compared to ATFX's 44 available pairs. Forex pairs aside, FP Markets offers traders access to 9956 CFDs while ATFX has 150 available CFDs, a difference of 9806.
Can I trust FP Markets?
FP Markets is not publicly traded and does not operate a bank. FP Markets is authorised by one tier-1 regulator (high trust), two tier-2 regulator (average trust), and zero tier-3 regulators (low trust). FP Markets is authorised by the following tier-1 regulator: Australian Securities & Exchange Commission (ASIC).
Can I trust ATFX?
ATFX is not publicly traded and does not operate a bank. ATFX is authorised by one tier-1 regulators (high trust), one tier-2 regulator (average trust), and one tier-3 regulators (low trust). ATFX is authorised by the following tier-1 regulator: Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
Is FP Markets good?
FP Markets shines as a low-cost broker for trading forex and CFDs – as long as you use the MetaTrader platform. The Iress platform suite offers well over 9,000 tradeable symbols, but it’s mostly a share trading platform – and is generally a much pricier option.
Is ATFX good?
ATFX is a MetaTrader-only broker, regulated primarily in the U.K., Cyprus, and Mauritius. ATFX demonstrates potential as MetaTrader broker, yet has considerable room to grow across key categories such as the range of markets and trading platforms.
Overall winner: IG
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