Plus500 Review: Safe and secure UK forex broker

plus500-250Regulation: FCA (UK), CySec (Cyprus), ASIC (Australia)
Online since: 2008
Trading model: MM
Trading platforms: MetaTrader4, MetaTrader5, cTrader and SuperTrader (in-house)
Min. Deposit: $200
Min. Trade size: 0.01 (micro lots)
Max. Leverage: 1:200
Bonus: £20 no deposit bonus; welcome deposit bonus from £20 to £6,000, depending on the amount of the deposit

Plus500 is licensed in several jurisdictions and is listed on LSE. It operates in the European Economic Area (EU member states, plus Norway, Lichtenstein and Iceland), Gibraltar, Australia and certain other jurisdictions across Asia, the Middle East and elsewhere. Its subsidiaries include Plus500UK, Plus500AU, Plus500CY and Plus500IL.

Plus500 specializes in Contracts for Difference (CFDs), delivering trading facilities on shares, forex, commodities, ETFs, options and indices. Its portfolio includes over 2000 instruments, accessible via a number of platforms.

Cost of trading with Plus500

Spread: fixed, 2 pips on EUR/USD
Commission: No

Latest news about Plus500

Forex group Plus500 expands with South African license

Plus500, a UK-based online forex group, reported on Thursday its Australian unit Plus500AU Pty ltd. has been granted a license by the

Plus500’s 2016 revenue reaches record-high, net profit exceeds expectations

Plus500, a UK-based online forex group, reported on Tuesday a record-high preliminary revenue of $327.9 million, posting a growth of 19% from

Plus500 renews partnership with Atletico Madrid

Plus500 (LON:PLUS), one of the major forex and CFD brokers, announced it has renewed its partnership with Spain’s Atletico Madrid football club

2016 – The year when some regulators woke up

2016 has been the year when the European regulators finally woke up to the fact that millions of Europeans are losing billions

IG Group, Plus500, CMC Markets give lukewarm reception to BaFin’s plans, stock prices mostly unaffected

Following Thursday’s announcement of the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht – BaFin) that it plans to “limit the marketing,

IG still No. 1 by market cap, CMC Markets & Plus500 outperformed by Japanese peers

Despite the 38% drop from October, IG Group Holdings PLC (LON:IGG) retains its leading position in terms of forex brokers’ market cap. The

Odey raises stake in Plus500 amid FCA-caused stock price dip

Amid the turmoil and the dive the stocks of the UK forex brokers took upon the news of Financial Conduct Authority’s plans

IG, Plus500, CMC Markets show mixed reactions to FCA UK leverage cap

Following the recommendations and guidelines of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) from mid-October in regards to forex and binary options

Plus500 becomes official sponsor of Australian rugby union team The Brumbies

Plus500 (LON:PLUS), one of the major forex and CFD brokers, announced it has become the official sponsor of the Australian professional rugby

Trading 212, Forex Club, Plus500, other forex brokers alter trading conditions ahead of Italian referendum

With the approach of the Italian referendum later this week, more and more brokers make changes to their trading conditions as a