AvaTrade review 2019

Is AvaTrade a good broker?

Forex traders looking for a regulated broker with low spreads may find AvaTrade to be a decent choice.


Account minimum


Accepting US citizens

Minimum 0.9 pips on EUR/USD on PRO account

AvaTrade is a popular broker based in Ireland. It offers Forex trading to its clients, but it also offers CFDs in the form of cryptocurrencies, stocks, bonds and more. You'll find relatively low spreads on its PRO account, and if you're a beginner you'll get access to a vast repository of educational resources.

Your deposit options include wire transfer, credit cards, Neteller Skrill, Boleto and WebMoney. But withdrawal can only be made via the same method you used to make a deposit.

What kind of trading platforms does AvaTrade offer?

AvaTrade offers a variety of platforms, including Meta Trader 4, AvaOptions, Automated Trading, web-based and mobile platforms.

Standout features

  • Low spread. EUR/USD spreads on PRO accounts start from 0.9 pips.
  • Trading platforms. Trade on Meta Trader 4, AvaOptions, Automated Trading, web-based platform and mobile apps.
  • Trading instruments. Trade Forex and multiple CFDs, including stocks, bonds and ETFs.
  • Education. Beginner traders may find it easy to start trading and advance with the educational resources provided by the broker.
  • Islamic account. Open swap-free accounts if your religion forbids earning or receiving interest.

Watch out

  • Minimum deposit. To open an account and test the broker you'll need to put down at least $100.

What can I trade with AvaTrade?

  • Currencies
  • Indices
  • Stocks
  • Commodities
  • Bonds and Tre
  • asuries
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • ETFs
  • Options

How do I signup with AvaTrade?

  1. Go to AvaTrade website.
  2. Click Register Now.
  3. Sign up.
  4. Fund your account.

Bottom line

AvaTrade is a decent broker with low spreads and a variety of trading instruments and platforms. You can open an account with a minimum of $100 and you can open a swap-free account.