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Compare Chase You Invest vs Flatex


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how Chase You Invest stacks up against Flatex!

Chase You Invest vs Flatex
overall rating
4.5 / 5.0
4.1 / 5.0
overall pros
  • Low trading fees
  • Fast and fully digital account opening
  • Strong parent company
  • Cheap ETF and fund trading
  • Listed on a stock exchange, strong parent company
  • Great educational tools
overall cons
  • Available only for US clients
  • Limited product portfolio
  • Basic research tools
  • Complicated account opening for non-Germans
  • Only bank transfer is available for deposit and withdrawal
  • Services are only in German
fees
5 stars
  • Low trading fees
  • Low non-trading fees
  • No withdrawal fee
3 stars
  • No withdrawal fee
  • No inactivity fee
  • Low fund fees
  • High financing rate
  • High US stock fee
  • High forex fees
account opening
5 stars
  • Fast account opening
  • Fully digital account opening
  • No minimum account balance
  • It is available only for US clients
2 stars
  • No minimum account balance
  • Fully digital account opening for German clients
  • Slow account opening
  • Not fully digital
  • Not user-friendly
deposit and withdrawal
2 stars
  • No deposit fee
  • User-friendly
  • Credit/Debit card deposit and withdrawal not available
  • Only one account base currency
  • High fee for wire withdrawal for non-Chase clients
3 stars
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Credit/Debit card deposit and withdrawal not available
  • Only one account base currency
  • Slow funding and withdrawal - over 3 days
web trading platform
3 stars
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Looks nice
  • No clear fee report available
  • No two-step (safe) login
  • No price alerts
3 stars
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Good variety of order types
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • No price alerts
  • Only in German
mobile trading platform
4 stars
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Looks nice
  • No two-step (safe) login
  • No price alerts
4 stars
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Good variety of order types
  • No price alerts
  • Only in German
desktop trading platform
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3 stars
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Good variety of order types
  • Price alerts
  • Not user-friendly
  • Not free
markets and products
2 stars
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Portfolio Builder
3 stars
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Forex
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • CFD
  • Warrants
  • Certificate
  • Turbo
research
2 stars
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • User-friendly
  • Easy-to-use screener
  • Limited interactive charting
  • No analyst recommendations for stocks, bonds, etc.
  • Limited set of analytic tools
3 stars
  • Good interactive chart
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • No analyst recommendations for stocks, bonds, etc.
  • Not user-friendly
customer service
2 stars
  • Fast and relevant telephone support
  • No live chat
  • No email support
4 stars
  • Relevant answers
  • Professional tone
  • No live chat
  • German only telephone support
education
3 stars
  • Educational videos
  • Easy to understand
  • Good production quality
  • No demo account
  • No trading platform tutorial videos
4 stars
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial videos
  • Educational videos
  • Only in German
  • Regulated by top tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • Banking background
  • Regulated by top tier financial authority
  • Banking background
  • Listed on stock exchange
  • Negative balance protection
recommended for Beginners and buy and hold investors focusing on the US stock market German speaking investors and CFD traders focusing mainly on European securities