AvaTrade was founded in Dublin, Ireland in 2006 by professionals in the financial sector and experts in the e-commerce sector for over 10 years. By the end of 2016, AvaTrade had 16 directly affiliated branches, with branches covering five continents around the world, and representative offices in more than 20 countries, covering more than 150 countries around the world. There are 7 major regulatory licenses in the world, including the Irish Central Bank CBI, the Polish Financial Supervisory Authority KNF, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission ASIC, the Japanese Financial Supervision Agency FSA, the British Virgin Islands Financial Services Commission FSC, the South African Financial Services Commission FSCA, Canada Investment Industry Regulation Organization IIROC, Abu Dhabi Financial Regulatory Services Authority
AvaTrade provides users with the most popular trading products in the current international financial market, including foreign exchange, stock indices, commodities and various CFD varieties. Foreign exchange includes more than 60 currency pairs, and commodities include precious metals, energy, agricultural products, etc. The stock index covers more than 20 world-renowned stock indexes, more than 600 well-known European and American stocks, and provides foreign exchange options for more than 40 currency pairs.
The leverage of foreign exchange products is up to 1:400, the leverage of commodities is up to 1:200, and the leverage of stock products is 1:20. AvaTrade has only one standard account set up for clients to trade. Open Swap Free Accounts for Shariah-compliant Muslim traders.
All trades executed on the AvaTrade platform are subject to transaction fees, which include spreads and overnight fees.
If a user shows no activity or open trades for three months, there is an inactivity fee of $50 per quarter.
AvaTrade adopts the MT4 trading platform which is widely used in the world and has powerful functions. It can analyze the price trend through different time frames. It can add dozens of indicators, and supports the extension to add custom indicators to make the chart analysis more powerful. MT4 also supports EA automated trading, which can execute multiple orders at the same time. Supports a variety of terminals and operating systems. Aihua also adopts the MT5 trading platform, which includes more than 600 global high-quality contract stocks, including more time selection and technical indicators. Both platforms support a variety of terminals, whether it is PC, iOS, Android or web pages can be easily used.
AvaTrade has a minimum deposit of USD 100, and supports a variety of deposit and withdrawal methods, including UnionPay debit card, MasterCard/VISA foreign currency credit card, wire transfer, Skrill and Neteller, etc.