Compare BGL BNP Paribas vs SogoTrade


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how BGL BNP Paribas stacks up against SogoTrade!

BGL BNP Paribas vs SogoTrade
overall rating
2.7
4.1
overall pros
  • Good stock market coverage
  • High investor protection
  • Low stock and ETF fees
  • Wide range of research tools
  • Relevant and fast customer service
overall cons
  • High fees
  • Complicated account opening
  • Limited research tools
  • High non-trading fees
  • Limited product portfolio
  • Not user-friendly desktop trading platform
fees
1.0
  • Transparent fee structure
  • High trading fees
  • High non-trading fees
4.0
  • Low trading fees
  • Low stock and ETF fees
  • Low inactivity fee
  • High financing/margin rates
  • High fee for wire withdrawal
account opening
0.0
  • Multicurrency account with access to banking products (card, insurance, term deposits)
  • Slow
  • Not fully digital
  • Minimum deposit is higher than $500
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
  • Not user-friendly
deposit and withdrawal
2.0
  • No deposit fee
  • Not user-friendly
  • Only bank transfer
2.0
  • No deposit fee
  • Free ACH withdrawal
  • Only one account base currency
  • Slow withdrawal - over 3 days
  • High fee for wire withdrawal
web trading platform
2.0
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
  • Order confirmation
  • Not user-friendly
  • No clear fee report available
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
3.0
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Good variety of order types
  • No clear fee report available
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
mobile trading platform
3.0
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
  • Not user-friendly
  • Limited order types
  • No price alerts
5.0
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Good variety of order types
  • No two-step (safer) login
desktop trading platform
1.0
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Not user-friendly
  • No clear fee report available
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Available only for Windows
markets and products
3.0
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Options
2.0
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Options
  • Crypto
research
2.0
  • Good interactive chart
  • Trading ideas
  • No/limited set of analytic tools
  • Basic fundamental data missing for most stocks
4.0
  • Trading ideas
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • Great SogoPlay tool for options strategies
  • Bad charting tools
customer service
2.0
  • English, French and German customer support
  • No live chat
  • Irrelevant answers
  • Not reliable email support
4.0
  • Phone support
  • Live chat
  • Fast response time
  • No 24/7 support
education
0.0
1.0
  • Educational articles about many topics
  • No demo account
  • No educational videos
  • Hard to navigate
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • Banking background
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • Financial information is publicly available
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
recommended for Investors appreciating personal advisory services and other benefits offered by a large banking group Stock and options traders with a US focus who value great customer service
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