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Comparison AvaTrade vs E*TRADE

The InvestorGreg.net broker comparisons assess over a dozen different brokers, finding the best online trading brokers. This comparison page compares AvaTrade vs E*TRADE. Is AvaTrade or E*TRADE a better online broker?

First of all, we’ll compare the commission fees of the two brokers. The commission fee of AvaTrade on regular transactions of the stock exchange is average 0.13%, and E*TRADE has a commission fee of $6.95. When analyzing trading options, the commission fees of AvaTrade is spreads Vary, and that one of E*TRADE is $6.95 + $0.75 per contract. For a more complete picture, let’s consider trading in the metal market, where AvaTrade and E*TRADE have commission fees of from 0.4pips and $1.50 per contract, respectively. The full online broker reviews contains more detailed information on the brokers’ commission fees.

Investors should always know about types of online trading supported by broker and about tools provided by them in trading. It is very important information as well. Let’s compare them. are AvaTrade provides customers with Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Bonds Trading, Forex Trading, Crypto Trading, Robo Advisor, and E*TRADE provides customers with Stocks Trading, Penny Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Mutual Funds Trading, Bonds Trading, Futures Trading, Crypto Trading, Robo Advisor. Concerning the platforms, AvaTrade uses Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, MT4, Android App, iOS App, while E*TRADE uses Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, Android App, iOS App.

Finally, by comparing the two online brokers, we want to pay attention to the year and country of establishing, the regulatory authorities and the possibility of withdrawing funds. AvaTrade was established in 2006 in Ireland, and it is regulated by Central Bank of Ireland. And E*TRADE was established in 1982 in United States, and it is regulated by FINRA,. Withdrawal of funds from AvaTrade can be done using Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard with a withdrawal fee of free. And E*TRADE provides the ability to withdraw funds using Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard with a withdrawal fee of $0. The time for withdrawal in AvaTrade is 1 - 2 business days, and that one in E*TRADE is 3 days.

As a result, the rating of AvaTrade is 4.8 stars versus that of E*TRADE of 4.3 stars.

Overall Rating

 
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
 
AvaTrade
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
E*TRADE
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education

Fees

Fees
Stock
ETFs
Options
Mutual Funds
Bonds
Forex Spreads
CFDs
Futures
Metals
Cryptocurrency
AvaTrade
Stock
Average 0.13%
ETFs
Average 0.13%
Options
Spreads Vary
Mutual Funds
N/A
Bonds
0.03 Over Market
Forex Spreads
From 1.3 pips
CFDs
From 0.13%
Futures
N/A
Metals
From 0.4pips
Cryptocurrency
0.75% to 1.5% Over Market
E*TRADE
Stock
$6.95
ETFs
$19.99
Options
$6.95 + $0.75 per contract
Mutual Funds
$49.99
Bonds
$1
Forex Spreads
N/A
CFDs
N/A
Futures
$2.50 per side, per contract
Metals
$1.50 per contract
Cryptocurrency
$1.50 per side, per contract

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
AvaTrade
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
E*TRADE
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor

Platforms

Platforms
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4
AvaTrade
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4
E*TRADE
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
AvaTrade
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
E*TRADE
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
AvaTrade
Android App
iOS App
E*TRADE
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
AvaTrade
Minimum deposit
$100
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
E*TRADE
Minimum deposit
$100
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
AvaTrade
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
1 - 2 business days
Withdrawal Fee
Free
E*TRADE
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
3 days
Withdrawal Fee
$0

Security & Fairness

Security & Fairness
Сountry of Origin
Year Founded
Regulated By
AvaTrade
Сountry of Origin
Ireland
Year Founded
2006
Regulated By
Central Bank of Ireland
E*TRADE
Сountry of Origin
United States
Year Founded
1982
Regulated By
FINRA

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
AvaTrade
Phone
+1-212-941-9609
Email
Contact Form
Live Chat
Yes
E*TRADE
Phone
800-387-2331
Email
Email form
Live Chat
Yes

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