Atlas Capital FX-Forex Broker Review
ACFX or Atlas Capital Forex is a regulated Forex broker founded in 2010 that allows to trade with more than 30 currency pairs, Contract For Difference and precious metals (gold and silver) in the spot market. This company offers various types of trading accounts and platforms for its clients and regular promotions for new and regular clients.
Type of Broker
ACFX or Atlas Capital FX is a Market Maker broker. However it offers a trading account with ECN trading conditions (Direct Market Access).
This broker Is regulated by CySEC (CIF 085/07) of Cyprus and FCA (License No 480859) of United Kingdom.
Country of origin
The headquarters of ACFX are located in Cyprus.
The client of this broker can trade with the following instruments:
- Forex market: More than 30 currency pairs in the Forex spot market, including the important pairs like the EUR/USD and the GBP/USD and other more exotic such as the GBP/NZD.
- Commodities: Gold and silver in the spot market, two of the most important commodities in the financial markets.
- Contracts For Difference: This broker offer the possibility to trade with CFD based on Forex, U.S. Shares, stock indices, gas, oil, gold and silver.
Atlas Capital FX offers three different trading accounts types according to the profile of each client and the amount of capital deposited by the trader:
- Classic account: This is a trading account designed for beginners traders and more experienced traders and it is the basic account of this broker. It can be opened with a minimum deposit of $50 and it offers spreads from 2 pips for the major currency pairs like the EUR/USD and a leverage up to 1:500. The minimum transaction size is 0.01 lots and it offers telephone trading.
- VIP account: This type of trading account is designed for experienced traders with more capital to invest and who require better trading conditions and services. For this reason the minimum deposit to open a VIP Account is $10000. It offer better trading conditions than the Classic trading account such as lower spreads (from 2 pips for the EUR/USD) with a maximum leverage of 1:100 and a minimum transaction size of 0.1 lots. It offers telephone trading.
- ECN/STP account: It is a trading account characterized for its ECN/STP trading conditions (it provides direct access to the main market liquidity providers), therefore it offers extremely low variable spreads from 0 pips (depending on the market conditions) for the EUR/USD. Because this is an account that provides direct market access, is the ideal option for professional traders and institutional clients with more experience in the Forex market and with more capital to invest who require the best trading conditions. The ECN/STP account can be opened with a minimum deposit of $50000. These trading accounts offer better trading conditions than the VIP accounts such as lower spreads and faster order executions. The maximum leverage is 1:100 and the minimum transaction size is 1 lot. As it is an ECN account, the trader must pay a commission of 8 USD or 5.5 euros for each traded lot.
For these three trading accounts, Atlas ACFX offers a swap-free version which is specially designed for Muslim clients.
Yes, with no limit of time.
-This broker offers a trading platform based on Metatrader 4, one of the most famous and complete trading platform in the Forex industry. Metatrader 4 is an easy to use application which offer multiple trading and market analysis tools such as advanced charts, news, dozens of built in technical indicators and more. One of the main advantages of Metatrader 4 is that it allows the creation, evaluation and execution of automated trading systems (Forex Autotrading) called Expert Advisors, an option to trade in the market without the intervention of the trader.
-Also, Atlas Capital FX will soon offer two applications based on Metatrader 4 too, which will allow the clients to manage their trading accounts through mobile devices such as Blackberry, Iphone, Android and IPAD.
The clients can deposit and withdraw funds through the following methods: Bank Wire Transfer, credit card, Skrill (Moneybookers), Webmoney, Neteller and CashU.
Main Advantages of ACFX
- ACFX is a fully regulated Forex broker from Europe (This company is regulated by the FCA and CySEC).
- It is a Metatrader 4 broker.
- This broker offer variable and fixed spreads through various types of trading accounts.
- ACFX requires a very low account deposit to start trading in the market.
- This company offers a good customer service through phone call, live chat in the broker´s website and e-mail.
- Atlas Capital FX offer the possibility to use automated trading systems (Forex autotrading) known as Expert Advisors through Metatrader 4.
- It offer welcome bonuses for real account deposits from 10% to 100% according to the amount deposited by the client.
- This company offers a regular trading contest for demo accounts with cash prizes for the best traders.
- ACFX offers 5 decimals pricing for all its trading accounts.
- This broker offers free Forex education about the market and trading through its website.
- For the fundamental traders, ACFX include in the website a section with news reports related with the Forex market.
- Updated news and regular markets analysis.
- This company offers another possibility to make money by promoting its services as a broker through an affiliate program called ACFX Affiliates.
ACFX Main Promotions
- This broker offers bonus packages for new and regular clients.
- For new customers the bonus depends on the capital deposited and can be from 20% to 100%. The maximum amount of this bonus is up to $750.
- For regular clients ACFX offers a bonus of 10% of the capital deposited. The maximum amount of this bonus is up to $1000 and can be withdrawn from the account.
Other categories of this broker
- CFD Broker.
- Gold Broker.
- Silver Broker.
- Metatrader broker.
|Company||The company is owned by Atlas Capital Financial Services LTDA.|
|Minimum account size||$10 for the classical account.|
|Minimum lot size||0.01 lot.|
|Maximum Leverage||Up to 1:500.|
-Fixed spreads for the classical and VIP accounts from 2-3 pips for EUR/USD.
-Variable spreads for the ECN/STP account from zero pips for EUR/USD.
|Link to the website||Atlas Capital FX Website|
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