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Pepperstone is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA #684312) which is one of the main regulatory agencies in the U.K. and is highly regarded globally for being strict in ensuring that market practices are fair for both individuals and businesses. Simply put, being regulated by a reputable government-backed agency goes a long way towards establishing the credibility of a firm. Traders accept the risk that is inherent in markets but they would like the peace of mind knowing that their funds are not subject to risks outside of the ones that they are taking, such as counter-party risk.
Pepperstone derives most of its fees from tight spreads and low commissions. This presents an exceptional, low-cost environment for traders to develop their portfolios. Trading fees are competitive. The average spread for the EUR/USD currency pair in its Razor accounts is only 0.13 pips plus a commission of €7.
Pepperstone Razor account offers ECN brokerages with spreads from EUR/USD spreads averaging 0.13 pips and AUD/USD spreads 0.18 pips. This is lower than other ECN brokers which have higher commissions, fees and minimum deposits than Pepperstone.
Founded in 2010, Pepperstone is regulated in two tier-1 jurisdictions, making it a safe broker (low-risk) for trading forex and CFDs. Catering to algorithmic traders and copy traders, Pepperstone offers both the MetaTrader and cTrader platform suites.