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Compare ChoiceTrade vs DEGIRO


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

ChoiceTrade vs DEGIRO
overall rating
4.1 / 5.0
4.7 / 5.0
overall pros
  • Commission-free stock trading
  • Fast and easy account opening
  • User-friendly mobile trading platform
  • One of the lowest fees in the market
  • Broad access to international markets
  • Easy to use web and mobile platform
overall cons
  • High non-trading fees
  • Not user-friendly deposit and withdrawal
  • Limited product portfolio
  • Limited research and education
  • No forex trading
  • No credit/debit card deposit and withdrawal
fees
4 stars
  • Low trading fees
  • Commission-free stock trading
  • High non-trading fees
5 stars
  • Low trading fees
  • Low non-trading fees
  • No withdrawal fee
  • At some ETFs, one free trade per month
  • Yearly service fee for mutual funds
  • Higher trading fees for Asian and smaller European stock exchanges
account opening
5 stars
  • Fully digital account opening
  • User-friendly
5 stars
  • Fully digital account opening
  • No minimum account balance
  • User-friendly
deposit and withdrawal
1 stars
  • No deposit fee
  • Credit/Debit card deposit and withdrawal not available
  • High withdrawal fee
  • Only one account base currency
  • Not user-friendly withdrawal
3 stars
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Several account base currencies
  • Credit/Debit card deposit and withdrawal not available
web trading platform
2 stars
  • Clear fee report
  • Good variety of order types
  • Not user-friendly
  • No two-step (safe) login
  • Poor search function
4 stars
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safe) login
  • Looks nice
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • No price alerts
mobile trading platform
4 stars
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Good variety of order types
  • No two-step (safe) login
  • No price alerts
4 stars
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safe) login
  • Good variety of order types
  • Order confirmation
  • Available in several languages
  • No price alerts
desktop trading platform
3 stars
  • Clear fee report
  • Good variety of order types
  • Looks nice
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • No two-step (safe) login
  • No price alerts
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markets and products
1 stars
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Options
3 stars
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Options
  • Futures
  • CFD
  • Crypto
research
3 stars
  • Analyst recommendations for stocks, bonds, etc.
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • Good quality news flow
  • Limited interactive charting
  • Not user-friendly
2 stars
  • User-friendly
  • No analyst recommendations for stocks, bonds, etc.
  • No fundamental data available
  • No/limited set of analytic tools
customer service
4 stars
  • Phone support
  • Relevant answers
  • No live chat
3 stars
  • Available in local languages
  • Relevant and fast telephone support
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 availability
  • Not reliable email answer
education
3 stars
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial videos
  • Educational videos
  • Hard to navigate
  • Poor production quality
2 stars
  • Trading platform tutorial videos
  • Educational videos
  • No demo account
  • Only in the UK and NL
  • Missing educational texts
  • Regulated by top tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • Financial information is publicly available
  • No negative balance protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Regulated by top tier financial authority
  • Negative balance protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
recommended for Stock and options traders aiming for low trading fees and focusing on the US market Price-sensitive buy and hold investors and traders looking for only execution