Pepperstone, an Australian broker was founded in 2010 in Melbourne, by a team of experienced traders with a shared commitment to improve the world of online trading. They were frustrated from the user experience that days: delayed executions, expensive prices, and poor customer support. These 3 main pains have led them to develop a solution for the trader’s community worldwide and set out to provide traders around the world with superior technology, low-cost spreads, and a genuine commitment to helping them master the trade with high quality of customer support.
As they announced, Pepperstone serves over 57,000 traders around the world and process US$9.2bn (Avg) of trades every day. These make them one of the worlds largest forex brokers.
Pepperstone has opened a London office in 2015 to be able to better serve its European clients. After Brexit, new clients registering from the EU are served by their German and Cyprus arm.
Platform & Tools
Pepperstone offers trading via Metatrader 4 and Metatrader 5, free download.
They also has the cTRader, an intuitive platform, designed for beginners.
Pepperstone's latest Awards
Investment Trends Australia Leverage Trading Report Winner – 2019
Professional Trader Awards – 2019
Global Forex Awards – 2010
Pepperstone's Education materials
Pepperstone considered a beginner’s friendly trading platform. They offer a wide range of free webinars, Platform tutorial videos, Trading glossary, and high-quality educational articles.
Before start trading in a real account, they offer a demo account for practice.
Pepperstone has a minimum deposit of $200 for start trading.
Pepperstone doesn’t charge for withdrawl fees, and there inactivity fees as well.Pepperstone provides trading ideas via Autochartist, a trading management tool. These trading ideas are based on technical analysis. You can access Autochartist through the Secure Client Area, or you can download and attach it to the MetaTrader platform. This way you’ll receive automatic notifications when emerging and completed chart patterns such as triangles, wedges, tops and bottoms are identified.
Pepperstone cares a lot about user experience and they maintain wide customer support in 14 languages which is by far extended than the industry benchmark. Suppoted langauges:
English, Russian, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Italian, Greek, Turkish, Hungarian and German.
Support is available 24/5 via phone and chat and email. Response time is fast.