Founded way back in 1999, has the experience and the reputation to back up its claims of being a “Global Market Leader”. According to the official site of the operation, transparent and competitive pricing and quality execution are its most attractive assets.’s product selection covers some 200 markets and rebates are offered on monthly trading volumes.

Maintaining an active presence in no fewer than 140 countries worldwide, is indeed a truly global operation. The trading platform selection is great, and the trading conditions on the most important currency pairs and other underlying assets, are very attractive. has to adhere to a large number of regulatory requirements. It maintains liquidity well in excess of the minimum regulatory requirements and it keeps its traders’ funds in segregated accounts. User funds lost due to a predetermined number of issues are subject to compensation, through the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.

Everything accounted for, the conclusion that is a legitimate and solid Forex/CFD brokerage, is an obvious one. The platform offer is outstanding, the product selection is decent (and with the addition of BTC, it may actually have exceeded that designation), and the regulatory profile is quite flawless.