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

Plus500 repurchases 14,543 ordinary shares as a part of its share buyback program

Major forex and CFD broker Plus500 (LON:PLUS) announced on Tuesday it repurchased 14,543 of its own shares as a part of the broker’s $10

IG, XM, Plus500, ActivTrades hike margin requirements ahead of UK general election

Several major Europe-regulated forex brokers have announced they are hiking the margin requirements ahead of the upcoming snap general election in UK

Plus500 starts share buyback, repurchases 22,000 ordinary shares

Plus500, a major Europe-regulated forex and CFD broker, informed it has kicked off its $10 million share buyback program, which was announced

Plus500 has high Q2 expectations, plans $10 mln share buyback

Plus500, a major Europe-regulated forex and CFD broker, said it expects stronger Q2 2017 results and maintained profit margins, compared to Q1.

Plus500 happy with BaFin’s CFD restrictions, too, continues business as usual

Plus500 (LON:PLUS), another FCA-regulated major forex and CFD broker active in Europe, also said it is pleased with the decision of Germany’s

FSMA: Plus500 did not provide prospectus, hence the €550 000 settlement

Following the Plus500 announcement that it has agreed to pay a €550 000 settlement, the Belgian financial markets and services regulator Financial

Plus500 boasts of improved profitability and quality of earnings

Plus500 (LON:PLUS), one of the major forex and CFD brokers, reported “significant improvement in profitability and quality of earnings” for the quarter

Plus500 to pay €550 000 to FSMA in settlement, does not admit guilt

Plus500 (LON:PLUS), one of the major forex and CFD brokers, said it has reached a €550 000 settlement agreement with Belgium’s regulator, the

Plus500 discontinues bonus promotions on back of Cyprus regulation

Plus500, a UK-based online forex group, announced on Monday it is discontinuing the provision of bonuses, in line with the regulatory requirements

Plus500: desktop, web trading losing momentum to mobile platforms

The share of new Plus500 customers who sign-up via Windows desktop devices has progressively on the decline, reaching close to 0% in