Compare EasyEquities vs Saxo Bank


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how EasyEquities stacks up against Saxo Bank!

EasyEquities vs Saxo Bank
overall rating
4.1
4.8
overall pros
  • Low trading fees and non-trading fees
  • Excellent educational materials
  • Easy and fully digital account opening
  • Great trading platform
  • Outstanding research
  • Broad product portfolio
overall cons
  • Poor customer service
  • Basic research tools
  • Limited product selection
  • High bond, options and futures fees
  • High minimum deposit
  • Lacks live chat and 24/7 availability
fees
4.3
  • Low trading fees
  • Low non-trading fees
  • Low stock and ETF fees
  • Deposit fee for credit/debit cards
3.3
  • Low forex fees
  • Low fund fees
  • No withdrawal fee
  • Inactivity fee
  • High bond, options and futures fees
account opening
3.8
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
  • Slow account verification
2.5
  • Fully digital
  • User-friendly
  • Available in almost every country
  • Minimum deposit is high in certain countries
  • Slow account verification
deposit and withdrawal
3.6
  • Free withdrawal
  • Credit/debit cards accepted for ZAR accounts
  • Fee charged for credit/debit card deposit
  • Electronic wallets not accepted
4.8
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Electronic wallets not available for deposit or withdrawal
web trading platform
3.2
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good search function
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Limited order types
5.0
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Two-step (safer) login
mobile trading platform
4.0
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited order types
  • No Touch/Face ID login
5.0
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
desktop trading platform
5.0
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
markets and products
1.6
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Bundles (pre-defined portfolios)
5.0
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Forex
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Options
  • Futures
  • CFD
  • Crypto
  • SaxoSelect
research
1.3
  • Great analysis
  • Limited interactive charting
  • No/poor quality news flow
5.0
  • Good interactive chart
  • Trading ideas
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • Most fundamental data is not free of charge
customer service
0.5
  • Great email support
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 support
  • Low-quality phone support
4.0
  • Phone support
  • Relevant answers
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 support
education
5.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • Quality educational texts
4.5
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • No educational articles
  • Parent company listed on JSE
  • Regulated by the top-tier ASIC
  • No investor protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • Banking background
  • Negative balance protection for EU (+some MENA) customers
  • Not listed on stock exchange
recommended for Long-term investors focusing on stocks and ETFs Investors and traders looking for a great trading platform and solid research
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