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Comparison AvaTrade vs Plus500

The InvestorGreg.net broker comparisons assess over a dozen different brokers, finding the best online trading brokers. This comparison page compares AvaTrade vs Plus500. Is AvaTrade or Plus500 a better online broker?

First of all, we’ll compare the commission fees of the two brokers. AvaTrade has a commission fee of average 0.13%, and Plus500 has a commission fee of from 0.45%. When analyzing trading options, the commission fees of AvaTrade is spreads Vary, and that one of Plus500 is from 2 pips. For trading in Forex, the commission fee of AvaTrade is from 1.3 pips, while the commission fee of Plus500 is from 0.6 pips. When analyzing commission fees in CFD: AvaTrade provides from 0.13%, and Plus500 provides from 0.065%. And for summarizing a complete picture, we should see trading in the metal market, where these brikers provide the following commissions: from 0.4pips and from 0.03% for AvaTrade and Plus500, respectively. The full online broker reviews contains more detailed information on the brokers’ commission fees.

It is important for investors to know what types of online trading broker supports and what tools they can use for trading. Let’s compare them. Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Bonds Trading, Forex Trading, Crypto Trading, Robo Advisor are provided to customers by AvaTrade and Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Forex Trading, Futures Trading, Crypto Trading are provided by Plus500. As for platforms, AvaTrade offers Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, MT4, Android App, iOS App, while Plus500 offers Web Platform, Android App, iOS App.

In conclusion, when comparing the two online brokers, we should pay our attention to the year and country of foundation, the regulatory authorities and ways to withdraw funds. AvaTrade was founded in 2006 in Ireland, and it is regulated by Central Bank of Ireland. And Plus500 was founded in 2008 in Israel, and it is regulated by FCA, CySEC, FSCA, FMA, MAS, ISA, ASIC. We can withdraw funds from AvaTrade with the help of Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard, and its withdrawal fee is free. And Plus500 provides the ability to withdraw funds with the help of Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard, and its withdrawal fee is £0. The withdrawal time for AvaTrade is 1 - 2 business days, and that one for Plus500 is 1-2 working days.

As a result, the rating of AvaTrade is 4.8 stars versus that of Plus500 of 4 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
Plus500
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
Plus500
Stock
From 0.45%
ETFs
From £0
Options
From 2 pips
Mutual Funds
-
Bonds
-
Forex Spreads
From 0.6 pips
CFDs
From 0.065%
Futures
From 0.03%
Metals
From 0.03%
Cryptocurrency
From 0.47%

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
AvaTrade
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
Plus500
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs 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
Plus500
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
Plus500
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
AvaTrade
Android App
iOS App
Plus500
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal
AvaTrade
Minimum deposit
$100
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal
Plus500
Minimum deposit
£100
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
AvaTrade
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
1 - 2 business days
Withdrawal Fee
Free
Plus500
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
1-2 working 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
Plus500
Сountry of Origin
Israel
Year Founded
2008
Regulated By
FCA, CySEC, FSCA, FMA, MAS, ISA, ASIC

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
AvaTrade
Phone
+1-212-941-9609
Email
Contact Form
Live Chat
Yes
Plus500
Phone
-
Email
Yes
Live Chat
Yes

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