DF Markets offers Forex and CFD trading services with competitive trading conditions on wide selection of financial instruments. There is also a new features of Spread Betting on forex, metasl, shares, oil and indices from UK and Ireland.
The broker is UK regulated by FCA and protects the clients’ funds via Financial Services Compensation Scheme, where traders are eligible for compensation of up to 50,000 GBP in case the company gets into trouble.
Regulation and Security
DF Markets is regulated by the watchful eye of Financial Conduct Authority. The client funds are held in segregated accounts to provide high security environment.
DFMarkets has ceased its collaboration with MetaTrader 4 platform and offers a in-house selection of trading platforms with user-friendly interface and advanced features for professional trading experience:
The broker offers competitive spreads on major currency pairs starting from 1 pip, no re-quotes and instant order execution. Micro lots are available for both experienced traders and beginners.
Available order types include Limit, Stop, Trailing Stop and OCO.
In case your account balance reaches 100% margin requirement, DF Markets automatically close the opened positions at the current market price. New orders can be placed when the margin level is reached.
The minimum currency contract size is 0.01 of a lot. Gold has a minimum of 1 troy ounce, and silver has a minimum of 1 troy ounce in DFTrader/DF WebTrader/DFMobile. The minimum contract sizes for CFD markets is 1 lot.
Accounts can be opened and managed in EUR, USD and FBP currencies.
Demo account is available for all traders without time limitation. Practice accounts are available for all trading platforms. Once ready to tade with real cash, live account can be opened and managed in EUR, USD and FBP currencies. Unfunded accounts are held up to 3 months after which a trader request is required. The broker doesn’t offer swap-free ( Islamic) accounts.
Deposits and withdrawals are processed by wire transfer and credit/debit cards. Unfortunately any other means of acceptable online payment alternatives are currently unavailable to traders.
Credit card transfers are charged 2% fee. The broker doesn’t charge for wire transfer, but do note that your bank may have regional fees.
Funds transferred by Bank Wire will be available in your trading account within 3 working days. Credit Card deposits are instant.
There is no minimum deposit requirement, so you can make a deposit as little as $1 and begin trading.
10% Trading Credit Promotion up to $1,000
New traders can benefit from 10% initial deposit bonus up to $1,000. The current deal is available until 30 June 2013. Minimum deposit requirement for this promotions if $100.
Dedicated customer service is available to handle any requests and assist you via phone, email and online chat from 09:00 to 17:00 (UK Time, Mon-Fri).
Funds transferred during the day by a Bank Wire will be credited to your account within three working days, although we strive to credit as many as possible on the day of receipt.
When funding with a credit/debit card for the first time, please note that before we can credit your account, we are required to first register your card.
For us to register your new card details, we require a scanned copy of your debit/credit card showing the last four digits and your name all other information can be omitted. Once your card has been registered, funds will be credited to your account within 30 minutes during working hours (Monday to Friday, 9 am - 5 pm).