AvaTrade has been in operation since 2006 and has its administrative headquarters in Dublin with offices in France, Italy, Japan and Australia. Incorporated in Ireland as AVA Trade EU Limited (Reference no. C53877), it is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. The Ava Group holds licenses and is regulated in various countries around the world such as:
- Ava Capital Markets Australia Pty Ltd is licensed in Australia by ASIC (License No. 406684)
- Ava Trade Ltd is fully licensed and regulated by FSC in BVI (British Virgin Islands)
- Ava Trade Japan K.K. is licensed and regulated in Japan by the Financial Services Agency (License.: 1662), the Financial Futures Association of Japan (License No.: 1574).
- Ava Capital Markets Pty Ltd in South Africa is regulated by the Financial Services Board (FSB) – Licence FSP Number – 45984.
AvaTrade offers live support 24/5 in 15 languages. Accounts can be funded via Bank Wire, Neteller, Paypal, Skrill (Moneybookers) and Webmoney. You can trade Forex, Commodities, Indices, Stocks, EFTs, Bonds and FXOptions with more than 200 financial instruments to choose from.
Accounts can be opened in the following base currencies: Australian Dollar (AUD), Euro (EUR), British Pound (GBP), Japanese Yen (JPY) and US Dollar (USD). AvaTrade is the only broker to offer ‘Custodial’ Client Accounts to EU clients. Funds are held separately with Danske Bank , an ‘A’ rated bank in Europe, who have sole authority to transfer your funds which are also protected even in the event of bankruptcy.
The following platforms are available to clients for trading: AvaTrader, MetaTrader 4, MT4 Floating Spreads, Mac Trading, Web trading and Mobile Trading.