Compare Plus500 vs Trade Nation


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how Plus500 stacks up against Trade Nation!

Plus500 vs Trade Nation
overall rating
4.4
4.4
overall pros
  • Easy-to-use platform
  • Great account opening
  • Quick and helpful customer support
  • Free deposit and withdrawal
  • Excellent research and education tools
  • Good customer support
overall cons
  • Limited product range, only CFDs
  • Mediocre research tools
  • Average CFD fees
  • Slim product portfolio
  • No live chat
  • Desktop platform lacks safer login
fees
3.0
  • Free withdrawal
  • Inactivity fee charged only if you don't log into the platform
  • Average CFD fees
3.5
  • No inactivity fee
  • Low stock and index CFD fees
  • High forex fees
  • Average trading fees
account opening
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • Low minimum deposit
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
deposit and withdrawal
5.0
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
4.5
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Few minor account base currency available
web trading platform
4.5
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability for workspace
4.5
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Guaranteed Stops
  • No two-step (safer) login
mobile trading platform
5.0
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
4.3
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Order confirmation
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • No price alerts
desktop trading platform
3.4
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Poor design
  • Search function could be improved
markets and products
1.9
  • CFD
1.5
  • Forex
  • CFD
  • Spread betting
research
3.3
  • Good interactive chart
  • User-friendly
  • Market analysis
  • No trading ideas
  • No fundamental data available
  • No/poor quality news flow
4.3
  • Good interactive chart
  • Quality news flow
  • No fundamental data available
customer service
5.0
  • Live chat
  • Relevant answers
  • 24/7 availability
  • No phone support
4.0
  • Phone support
  • Fast response time
  • Email
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 support
education
3.5
  • Demo account
  • Educational videos
  • Educational articles
  • No webinars
  • Materials are not well-structured
5.0
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • Webinars
  • Listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is publicly available
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • Negative balance protection
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
recommended for Experienced traders looking for an easy-to-use platform and a great user experience Spread, forex and CFD traders looking for a great trading platform and quality customer service
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