Libertex
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70.8% of retail CFD accounts lose money.

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69.2% of retail CFD accounts lose money.

Libertex Vs. BDSwiss - Compare and Choose the Right One

Updated Jul 12 2022

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70.8% of retail CFD accounts lose money.

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69.2% of retail CFD accounts lose money.

Overview

Libertex is a broker headquartered in Cyprus that operates since 1997 and offers trading in over 250 financial instruments.

BDSwiss is a global broker headquartered in Switzerland that holds multiple financial licenses and offers access to over 250 financial instruments through 4 account types according to each trader's needs.

Best For
  • European-based traders who are looking to trade forex and cryptocurrencies
  • Traders who need to monitor their positions through mobile apps
  • Long-term investors in equities
  • Beginners looking to learn the basics using the "Cent" account
  • Intermediate traders looking for quality fundamental analysis
Licenses

Financial
Licenses

Regulation

Regulated

Top-tier Licenses

0

Other Licenses

1

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Financial
Licenses

Regulation

Regulated

Top-tier Licenses

1

Other Licenses

2

Provided by
TheTradingBible.com

Learn More
🏛 Financial Regulators
  • CySec (Cyprus)
  • CySec (Cyprus)
  • NFA (United States)
  • FSC (Mauritius)
The Good
  • Clean and user-friendly trading platform
  • Advanced mobile app with news integration for iOS and Android
  • Zero commission stock investing
  • Excellent educational library with analysis published on the daily basis
  • Suitable for traders who are willing to invest time in learning fundamental analysis.
The Bad
  • Doesn't support use of Expert Advisors (EA)
  • Stock CFDs are limited to popular (blue chip) choices
  • Higher spreads and limited functionality for small accounts
  • Needs $1000 deposit to have access to a personal account manager, or $5,000 for the advantageous Raw account.
Status
Operational Operational
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Key Data
⌛ Account Opening Time
1 Day 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 document (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
1997 2012
💳 Minimum Deposit
- 100 $, €, £ - 100
💰 Payment Methods
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Bank Transfer
  • Neteller
  • Skrill
  • Paypal
  • Sofort
  • iDeal
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Bank Transfer
  • Neteller
  • Skrill
  • Sofort
  • iDeal
💵 Account Base Currencies
4 - EUR, GBP, PLN, CHF 4 - USD, EUR, GBP, SEK
🗽 Available to U.S Citizens
No No
❌ Restricted Countries
US, CA, SY. BE, CD ,ER, JP, KP, LY, MU, SC, SO, SD, US
📊 STP Account
No Yes
📊 DMA Account
Yes No
📊 ECN Account
No Yes
Assets
📚 Available Assets
  • Real stocks and ETFs
  • CFDs on stocks, ETFs, currencies, commodities, cryptocurrencies and indices

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

📙 Stocks
100+ 140 CFDs / 900+ on MT5 Platform
📘 Currency Pairs
52 50+
📗 Commodities
17 6
📕 Indices
18 10
📔 ETFs
10 80
💸 Cryptocurrencies
73 20
📒 Bonds
N/A N/A
📓 Options

Options on Bitcoin, SP500, Crude Oil, DAX30 and Silver.

N/A
📗 Futures
N/A N/A
📝 Notes:
N/A
Trading Experience
📈 Minimum Stock Trade Size
Minimum 20 € trade size 1 share
📉 Minimum ETFs Trade Size
Minimum 20 € trade size 1 contract
📈 Minimum Crypto Trade Size
Minimum 20 € trade size 0.01 Lots
📉 Minimum FX Trade Size
Minimum 20 € trade size $1,000 (0.01 lots)
📈 Minimum Commodities Trade Size
Minimum 20 € trade size 0.01 Lots
📉 Minimum Bonds Trade Size
N/A N/A
📈 Minimum Futures Trade Size
N/A N/A
📉 Minimum Options Trade Size
Minimum 20 € trade size N/A
💪 Retail Leverage
Up to 1:30 Up to 1:30
💪 Professional Leverage
Up to 1:500 Up to 1:500
✍ Customisable Leverage
No No
🎲 Deleveraged Trading
Yes for stocks No
🎓 Demo Account
Yes Yes
📱 IOS App
Yes Yes
📱 Android App
Yes Yes
📺 MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
📺 MetaTrader 5
Yes Yes
💻 Web trader
Yes Yes
💻 TradingView Platform
No No
💻 Proprietary Platform
Yes Yes
📊 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/month after 180 calendar days of inactivity

10% of account balance after 90 days of inactivity (minimum at €25, maximum at €49.90) 

💰 Deposit Fees
No No
💰 Withdrawal Fees

Depending on the service - up to 1%, 2% withdrawal fee on an inactive account

€10 flat fee for bank wire withdrawals equal to or less than €100

💰 Commissions
No

Yes depending on account type (Eg: Raw accounts have a $5 per lot round turn commission while other pay spreads)

Spreads
📈 EUR/USD
Dynamic - From 0 to 1.2 Pips Dynamic - From 0.3 Pips (Raw Account)
📉 SP500
Dynamic - From 83 Pips Dynamic - From 39 Pips
📈 GOLD
Dynamic - From 25 Pips Dynamic - From 27 Pips
📉 TSLA (Stock CFD)
Dynamic - From $4 Dynamic - From $3.30
📈 XLK (ETF - CFD)
Dynamic - Market Spread 0.10%
📉 BTC
Dynamic - From $205 Dynamic - From $190
Research and Analysis
⭐ Watchlists
Yes Yes
🔭 Stock Screener
No No
🗓 Economic Calendar
Yes Yes
📜 Integrated Newsfeed
No No
📡 Reuters Feed
No No