Our ForexBrokers.com team spent seven months and hundreds of hours assessing 43 different forex broker accounts
for trading FX. In total, over 6,000 data points were collected. For this review, we will compare Dukascopy vs KVB Kunlun .
To start this comparison, first, we will take a look at the fees charged for trading forex. It's important to note this is no easy task. Not every broker shares their average spreads, spreads can be fixed or variable (floating), execution policies differ, and brokers can act as market makers (dealers) or act as agents for execution. To simplify things, we analyzed everything for you and provide a single star rating for cost. Dukascopy is a better option with a 4.50 star rating over KVB Kunlun 's 3.00 star rating.
Cost aside, we can now turn our focus to regulation alongside currency availability. For regulation, it's very important to select a broker you can trust with your money. Dukascopy and KVB Kunlun both are regulated in a major hub. KVB Kunlun is a publicly traded company, Dukascopy isn't. How many currency pairs are available to trade? Dukascopy offers its clients access to 64 different currency pairs while KVB Kunlun has 30 available pairs, a difference of 34.
To round out our comparison, let's look at the popular tools and features forex traders prefer. For platforms, some FX traders prefer MetaTrader. Dukascopy alongside KVB Kunlun offer Meta Trader. Within the trading platform, charting should be robust, so we counted the number of drawing tools and total technical indicators made available. Dukascopy and KVB Kunlun offer the same number of charting tools, 31. Both Dukascopy and KVB Kunlun provide clients with access to 51 total indicators (eg, moving averages).
Overall, Dukascopy takes the upper hand with 4.50 stars over KVB Kunlun 's 2.50 stars. And, when it comes to individual category awards, Dukascopy finished with awards Best in Class - Platforms & Tools, Best in Class - Research, Best in Class - Active Trading and Best in Class - Mobile Trading in 2018, while KVB Kunlun came up with none of these.