Where to trade online?
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Where to trade online?

Plus500World’s Trading Machine

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Where to trade online? Everything you need to know

Remember that CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in the loss of your entire deposit. Trading CFDs may not be suitable for you. Please ensure you fully understand the risks involved.
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Trading instruments CFD Service Popular Shares , Forex, Commodities, Indices, ETFs
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Usually local shares and American shares
Worldwide shares Available Limited
Demo account Free unlimited demo account Demo not available
Min. account funding £100 Usually a few thousands EUR
Buy commission 0% 0.1%-0.5%
Sell commission 0% 0.1%-0.5%
Go short Available Short not available
Custody holding charges No Probably
Live quotes Free Usually delayed – pay for real time
Trade with leverage Forex up to x200
Shares up to x10
Commodities up to x150
Not available
Risk level High Low-medium
Dividends Yes Yes
Taxes No taxes deducted All kinds of taxes deducted
Spread Usually 0.2% for shares Market spread
Trading platform Windows, Web, iPhone, iPad, Android, Mobile Usually only web
Advice Never give advice Offer advice
Technical analysis tools Free Sometimes
Day trading Recommended Not recommended
Long term investments Not suitable – high premium Suitable
Welcome Bonus £20* T&Cs Apply Not available
First deposit bonus Up to 30%** T&Cs Apply Not available
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* Validate phone to qualify for bonus, and specified minimum volume of trading prior to being able to withdraw it. T&Cs apply.
** Deposit from £100 to £40,000 and receive bonuses from £20 to £6,000, after specified minimum volume of trading, T&Cs apply