Our Ranking Method
How We Rank & Compare at BrokerTrending
Learn here about how we rank and compare our listed online brokers. The thing we love at BrokerTrending is helping you to pick the perfect online broker or trading platform by providing you with a free comparison tool.
What Brokers can be included on BrokerTrending
- We only list regulated online brokers, so regulation is necessary to protect traders from shady or fraudulent trading platforms.
- Our staff do a preliminary review to reach a decision on each broker candidate, including a test of their web and mobile platforms and firm trust.
- We have affiliate agreements with most brokers, however, review scores are independent of financial compensation from those brokers.
How are the brokers ranked?
We analyse the following criteria to calculate the broker rank:
Regulation, Country of Origin, Year founded, balance protection, deposit held (bank)
Broker Confidence Score (BCS)
Our BCS is a numerical 1-99 score calculated based on several security criteria (regulation, country, deposit held, balance protection,…).
Platforms & Tools
Metatrader, web platform, mobile apps, charts, free VPS services,…
Forex, stocks, commodities, indices, metals, energies, shares, and cryptocurrencies.
Average spreads, maximum leverage, commissions, and execution time.
Type of accounts: Demo, Standard, Micro, RAW/Pro, and Islamic.
Deposit & Withdrawal
Minimum deposit, and payment methods (Paypal, bank transfer, Skrill, Neteller,..)
Live webinars, market news, technical analysis, and educational videos.
Promotions & Support
Bonuses, free signals, and customer support (phone, live chat, and email,).
Ad / Affiliate Disclosure
At BrokerTrending, we go the extra mile to help global investors make informed decisions – investing an obscene amount of time daily in testing and researching online brokers. But how do we keep running? Our partners show their appreciation by rewarding us with paid advertising, So, we have advertising relationships with some of the firms and products mentioned on this website, and may be compensated though a commission if consumers choose to click these links in our content, with no additional cost to you. However, BrokerTrending provides comprehensive material and information tailored to the best interests of customers, compiled through our specialized professional rank method that ensures unbiased results regardless of partner remunerations.