Compare ActivTrades vs Oanda


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how ActivTrades stacks up against Oanda!

ActivTrades vs Oanda
overall rating
4.4
4.4
overall pros
  • Low trading fees
  • Free deposit and withdrawal
  • Good customer support and education services
  • Low trading fees
  • Great trading platforms
  • Outstanding research tools
overall cons
  • Slim product portfolio
  • Basic research tools
  • High minimum deposit
  • Only FX and CFD available
  • No stock exchange listing and banking background
  • Withdrawal fee can be high
fees
4.3
  • Low trading fees
  • No withdrawal fee
  • Inactivity fee
2.9
  • Low trading fees
  • Low forex fees
  • First credit/debit card withdrawal per month is free
  • High withdrawal fee for bank transfers
account opening
3.8
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • User-friendly
  • Minimum deposit is $1,000
4.4
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
deposit and withdrawal
4.5
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Minor account currencies not available
4.2
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • High withdrawal fee for bank transfers and PayPal
web trading platform
3.8
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good search function
  • No two-step (safer) login
4.5
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • No price alerts
mobile trading platform
4.3
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
5.0
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
  • No Touch/Face ID login
desktop trading platform
3.4
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Poor design
4.5
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • No price alerts
markets and products
1.4
  • Forex
  • CFD
1.6
  • Forex
  • CFD
research
3.0
  • Good interactive chart
  • User-friendly
  • Good set of analytical tools
  • No trading ideas
  • No fundamental data available
  • No/poor quality news flow
5.0
  • Good interactive chart
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • Quality news flow
  • Great API
  • No trading ideas
  • Research tools are poorly organized
customer service
4.5
  • Phone support
  • Live chat
  • Fast response time
  • No 24/7 support
4.5
  • Phone support
  • Live chat
  • Fast response time
  • No 24/7 support
education
5.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • One to one training
5.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • Materials are not well-organized
  • Negative balance protection
  • Regulated by top-tier FCA
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • Negative balance protection
  • Financial information is publicly available
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
recommended for Forex and CFD traders looking for low fees and great deposit/withdrawal conditions Forex traders who value a user-friendly platform and great research tools
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