Axi (AxiTrader)
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82% of retail CFD accounts lose money.

Axi (AxiTrader) Vs. Valutrades - Compare and Choose the Right One

Updated Jul 12 2022

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74.1% of retail CFD accounts lose money.

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82% of retail CFD accounts lose money.

Overview

Axi (previously known as AxiTrader) is an Australian broker offering CFDs products on FX, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies.

Established in 2012, Valutrades offers 70 plus currencies pairs, commodities and indices trading for beginner and advanced traders through its MT4, MT5 and ECN accounts. It doesn’t offer equities trading.

Best For
  • Experienced FX Traders looking to benefit from their custom account offering
  • High volume traders looking to benefit from their 0 pips spreads
  • Currency traders looking for an ECN broker
  • Professional currency traders looking for an API offering
  • Traders looking for a narrow range of commodities, cryptocurrencies 
Licenses

Financial
Licenses

Regulation

Regulated

Top-tier Licenses

3

Other Licenses

1

Provided by
TheTradingBible.com

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Financial
Licenses

Regulation

Regulated

Top-tier Licenses

1

Other Licenses

1

Provided by
TheTradingBible.com

Learn More
🏛 Financial Regulators
  • ASIC (Australia)
  • FCA (Uk)
  • ADGM (United Arab Emirates)
  • SVGFSA (St. Vincent & the Grenadines)
  • FSAS (Seychelles)
  • FCA (UK)
The Good
  • Competitive account offering for all trader levels with spreads from 0 pips
  • Scalping is allowed (great for professional traders)
  • Competitive commissions of $3 per lot round turn
  • Access to ECN or DMA accounts 
The Bad
  • All assets are CFDs (No real stocks or ETFs offered)
  • Extremely low asset offering (around 150 instruments)
  • Asset offering is poor (only 80 instruments and no stocks or ETFs)
  • Doesn’t have its on trading application
Status
Operational Operational
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Key Data
⌛ Account Opening Time
1 day minimum (may take longer) 1 Day
📋 Documents Required
  • Valid identity document (Passport, ID Card, etc)
  • Valid proof of residence document (Bank statement, utility bills)

All documents must be under the account holder's name.

  • Valid identity documents (Passport, ID card, etc)
  • Valid proof of residence document (Bank statement, utility bills)

All documents must be under the account holder’s name.

📍 Year Founded
2007 2012
💳 Minimum Deposit
€, £, $, ¥ - 0 0
💰 Payment Methods
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Bank Transfer
  • Neteller
  • Skrill
  • Sofort
  • Giropay
  • iDeal
  • Polish Internet Banking
  • Global Collect
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Maestro
  • American Express
  • AstroPay
  • Diners
  • SticPay
  • PayPal
  • Skrill
  • Neteller e-wallets
  • Wire transfers
  • Giropay
  • iDEAL
  • JCB
  • Klarna
  • POLiPaysafecard
  • Przelwy24
  • Rapid Transfer
  • AliPay
💵 Account Base Currencies
10 - AUD, CAD, CHF, EUR, HKD, JPY, NZD, PLN, SGD, USD 13 - AUD, CAD, CHF, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NOK, NZD,SGD, SEK, USD, ZAR
🗽 Available to U.S Citizens
No No
❌ Restricted Countries
US US, IR, SY
📊 STP Account
No No
📊 DMA Account
Yes Yes
📊 ECN Account
No Yes
Assets
📚 Available Assets

CFDs on stocks, commodities, currencies, cryptocurrencies, indices and ETFs.

CFDs on currencies, commodities, indices and cryptocurrencies

📙 Stocks
50 N/A
📘 Currency Pairs
140+ 73
📗 Commodities
14 5
📕 Indices
14 25
📔 ETFs
N/A N/A
💸 Cryptocurrencies
11 4
📒 Bonds
N/A N/A
📓 Options
N/A N/A
📗 Futures
N/A 46
📝 Notes:

Axi offers only CFD products. This means popular asset classes like real stocks and ETFs are not available.

All of Valutrades assets are CFDs.

Trading Experience
📈 Minimum Stock Trade Size
0.01 lots N/A
📉 Minimum ETFs Trade Size
N/A N/A
📈 Minimum Crypto Trade Size
0.01 lots Varies per cryptocurrency (eg: 0.01 BTC)
📉 Minimum FX Trade Size
0.01 lots $1,000 (0.01 Lots)
📈 Minimum Commodities Trade Size
0.01 lots Varies per commodity (eg: 0.01 Contracts of Gold)
📉 Minimum Bonds Trade Size
N/A N/A
📈 Minimum Futures Trade Size
N/A N/A
📉 Minimum Options Trade Size
N/A N/A
💪 Retail Leverage
Up to 1:30 Up to 1:30
💪 Professional Leverage
Up to 1:400 Up to 1:500
✍ Customisable Leverage
Yes No
🎲 Deleveraged Trading
No No
🎓 Demo Account
Yes Yes
📱 IOS App
Yes No
📱 Android App
Yes No
📺 MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
📺 MetaTrader 5
No Yes
💻 Web trader
Yes Yes
💻 TradingView Platform
No No
💻 Proprietary Platform
Yes (only on mobile devices) No
📊 Multi-chart Tools
Yes Yes
👬 Copy Trading
No Yes
👫 Social Trading
No No
🔑 Guaranteed Stop-loss
No No
🔨 Trailing Stop-loss
Yes Yes
Fees
💰 Inactivity Fee

$10 monthly after 1 year of inactivity.

No
💰 Deposit Fees
No No
💰 Withdrawal Fees
No

Three free withdrawals a month, then 5% processing fee

💰 Commissions

Yes depending on account type (Standard: Zero, Pro: $3.50 per lot, Elite: $1.75 per lot)

Yes (Eg: Forex commission of $3 per side with ECN account)

Spreads
📈 EUR/USD
Dynamic - From 0 to 1.4 Pips Dynamic - From 0.1 Pips
📉 SP500
Dynamic - From 90 Pips Dynamic - From 34 Pips
📈 GOLD
Dynamic - From 20 Pips Dynamic - From 22 Pips
📉 TSLA (Stock CFD)
Dynamic - From $1.45 N/A
📈 XLK (ETF - CFD)
N/A N/A
📉 BTC
Dynamic - From $40 Dynamic - From $90
Research and Analysis
⭐ Watchlists
No Yes
🔭 Stock Screener
No No
🗓 Economic Calendar
Yes Yes
📜 Integrated Newsfeed
No No
📡 Reuters Feed
No No