Basic data of broker
Recommended for Investors and traders looking for solid research and a great mobile trading platform
Best IRA broker
Recommended for Forex traders familiar with the MetaTrader trading platforms
Low trading and non-trading fees, high fund fees
Low forex fees, but high CFD fees
Stock and ETF fees
Deposit and withdrawal
Proof of identity: SSN and national ID / passport / driver's license
Proof of identity: passport, national ID Proof of residency: utility bill, bank statement, residence certificate
Markets and products
Disclaimer: 74-89% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
$500,000 (securities up to $500,000, cash up to $250,000)
Cayman Islands, Australia
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E*TRADE's service is slightly better than VT Markets's and a comparison of their fees shows that E*TRADE's fees are similar to VT Markets's.
Account opening takes somewhat more effort at E*TRADE compared to VT Markets, deposit and withdrawal processes are more complicated at E*TRADE, while customer service quality is considerably lower than VT Markets's.
Our experts rated the trading platform of E*TRADE as somewhat better than the platform of VT Markets, found that clients have access to slightly more markets and products with E*TRADE, while VT Markets provides just about the same quality of research and education.