Compare Plus500 vs Vantage FX


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

Plus500 vs Vantage FX
overall rating
4.4
4.4
overall pros
  • Easy-to-use platform
  • Great account opening
  • Quick and helpful customer support
  • Low fees
  • Super fast account opening
  • Seamless deposit and withdrawal
overall cons
  • Limited product range, only CFDs
  • Mediocre research tools
  • Average CFD fees
  • Limited product selection
  • Customer service could be improved
  • No investor protection
fees
3.0
  • Free withdrawal
  • Inactivity fee charged only if you don't log into the platform
  • Average CFD fees
4.2
  • Low forex fees
  • No withdrawal fee
  • No inactivity fee
  • High financing rate
  • High stock CFD fees
account opening
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • Low minimum deposit
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • Low minimum deposit
deposit and withdrawal
5.0
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
4.5
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • No deposit fee
  • Quick deposit and withdrawal
  • International bank withdrawals (after the first one in each month) have a high fee
web trading platform
4.5
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability for workspace
2.8
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Order confirmation
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • No price alerts
  • Poor design
mobile trading platform
5.0
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
3.8
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
  • No price alerts
  • No Touch/Face ID login
desktop trading platform
3.4
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
markets and products
1.9
  • CFD
1.6
  • Forex
  • CFD
  • Crypto
research
3.3
  • Good interactive chart
  • User-friendly
  • Market analysis
  • No trading ideas
  • No fundamental data available
  • No/poor quality news flow
4.3
  • Trading ideas
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • User-friendly
  • Limited interactive charting
  • Most tools are available only with $1,000 minimum account balance
customer service
5.0
  • Live chat
  • Relevant answers
  • 24/7 availability
  • No phone support
2.8
  • Live chat available
  • Relevant answers on the phone
  • No 24/7 support
  • Mediocre email support
education
3.5
  • Demo account
  • Educational videos
  • Educational articles
  • No webinars
  • Materials are not well-structured
5.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • Webinars
  • Listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is publicly available
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Negative balance protection
  • No investor protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
recommended for Experienced traders looking for an easy-to-use platform and a great user experience Forex and CFD traders familiar with the MetaTrader trading platforms
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