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Vantage FX vs FxPro 2019

Is FxPro better than Vantage FX? After grading the best forex brokers on nearly 100 different variables, FxPro is better than Vantage FX. FxPro won our award, Best MetaTrader Broker 2019, thanks to offering the full MetaTrader suite, including both MT4 and MT5 for both desktop and browser, and multiple account pricing options. Drawbacks to FxPro include a small range of tradeable products and limited market research.
CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Overall Rating

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Overall 3.5 4
Vantage FX Review FxPro Review
74-89% of retail CFD accounts lose money 79% of retail CFD accounts lose money

Regulation

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Trust Score 79 90
Year Founded
2009 2006
Publicly Traded (Listed)
No No
Bank
No No
Tier-1 Licenses
2 1
Tier-2 Licenses
0 3
Tier-3 Licenses
1 1
Authorised in the European Union
No Yes

Tier-1 Licenses

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
ASIC Authorised (Australia)
Yes No
IIROC Authorised (Canada)
No No
SFC Authorised (Hong Kong)
No No
FSA Authorised (Japan)
No No
MAS Authorised (Singapore)
No No
FINMA Authorised (Switzerland)
No No
FCA Authorised (UK)
Yes Yes
CFTC Registered (USA)
No No

Investments

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Forex: Spot Trading
Yes Yes
Social Trading / Copy-Trading
Yes Yes
Currency Pairs (Total Forex pairs)
38 69
CFDs - Total Offered
24 201
Cryptocurrency traded as actual
No No
Cryptocurrency traded as CFD
Yes Yes
Offering of Investments 3 3
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Cost

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard
1.4 (as of Jul 18) 1.51 (as of Oct 18)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active
0.7 (as of Jul 18) 1.27 (as of Aug 19)
Active Trader or VIP Discounts
Yes Yes
Commissions & Fees 3.5 4
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Funding

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Minimum Initial Deposit
$100 $100.00
Bank Wire (Deposit/Withdraw)
Yes Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)
No Yes
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)
No Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)
Yes Yes

Trading Platforms

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Proprietary Platform
No No
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Yes Yes
Web Platform
Yes Yes
Social Trading / Copy-Trading
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
Yes Yes
cTrader
No Yes

Trading Tools

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Virtual Trading (Demo)
Yes Yes
Alerts - Basic Fields
Yes Yes
Watchlists - Total Fields
7 7
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)
51 51
Charting - Drawing Tools (Total)
31 31
Charting - Trade From Chart
Yes Yes
Charting - Drawings Autosave
Yes Yes
Order Type - Trailing Stop
Yes Yes
Platform & Tools 2.5 4
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Mobile Trading

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Android App
Yes Yes
Apple iOS App
Yes Yes
Trading - Forex
Yes Yes
Trading - CFDs
Yes Yes
Alerts - Basic Fields
Yes Yes
Watch List
Yes Yes
Watch List Syncing
No Yes
Charting - Indicators / Studies
30 30
Charting - Draw Trend Lines
Yes Yes
Charting - Trend Lines Moveable
No Yes
Charting - Multiple Time Frames
Yes Yes
Charting - Drawings Autosave
No No
Forex Calendar
No Yes
Mobile Trading 3 3.5
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Research

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Daily Market Commentary
No Yes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)
Yes Yes
Weekly Webinars
No No
AutoChartist
No No
Trading Central (Recognia)
Yes Yes
Delkos Research
No No
Social Sentiment - Currency Pairs
Yes Yes
Economic Calendar
Yes Yes
Research 3 3
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Education

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Has Education - Forex
Yes Yes
Has Education - CFDs
No No
Client Webinars
Yes Yes
Client Webinars (Archived)
No Yes
Videos - Beginner Trading Videos
No Yes
Videos - Advanced Trading Videos
No Yes
Investor Dictionary (Glossary)
Yes Yes
Education 3.5 3.5
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Major Forex Pairs

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
GBP/USD
Yes Yes
USD/JPY
Yes Yes
EUR/USD
Yes Yes
USD/CHF
Yes Yes
USD/CAD
Yes Yes
NZD/USD
No Yes
AUD/USD
Yes Yes

Overall

Feature Vantage FX FxPro
Vantage FX Review FxPro Review
Overall 3.5 4
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Our ForexBrokers.com team spent several months and hundreds of hours assessing 28 different forex broker accounts for trading FX. In total, over 2,200 data points were collected. For this review, we will compare FxPro vs Vantage FX.

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. FxPro is a better option with a 4.00 star rating over Vantage FX's 3.50 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. Both FxPro and Vantage FX are regulated in a major hub. FxPro nor Vantage FX are publicly traded companies. How many currency pairs are available to trade? Vantage FX trails FxPro by 31 total currency pairs (for example, EUR/USD), with FxPro offering 69 and Vantage FX offering 38.

To round out our comparison, let's look at the popular tools and features forex traders prefer. For platforms, some FX traders prefer MetaTrader. FxPro alongside Vantage FX 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. Both FxPro and Vantage FX provide clients with access to 31 total charting tools. Both FxPro and Vantage FX provide clients with access to 51 total indicators (eg, moving averages).

FxPro Review
Vantage FX Review


Trading CFDs, FX, and cryptocurrencies involves a high degree of risk. All providers have a percentage of retail investor accounts that lose money when trading CFDs with their company. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money and whether you understand how CFDs, FX, and cryptocurrencies work. All data was obtained from a published web site as of 02/18/2019 and is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. The ForexBrokers.com staff is constantly working with its online broker representatives to obtain the latest data. If you believe any data listed above is inaccurate, please contact us using the link at the bottom of this page.

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