ADS SECURITIES REVIEW
ADS Securities is a forex brokerage company that originated in Dubai in 2011. ADS Securities entered the forex market with an estimated market cap of over 400 million, much higher than other brokerage companies which usually start off with small brokerage capital and conservative market strategies. AFS Securities has a subsidiary based in London which began operation in November 2014. The services offered by ADS Securities include CFD trading, forex trading, and spread betting. ADS Prime, for private clients. Prime extends institutional standards of execution with tailored support for individual investors across a range of trading options.
ADS Securities provides its clients with an exceptional trading platform which offers the experience support and technology required to excel in forex trading. The two main trading platforms available are the MT4 Prime and OREX Mobile
ADS Securities has worked with MT4 developmental company, MetaQuotes, to develop the ADS Securities MT4 solution. It offers the quality MT4 is known for with the pricing, liquidity and support peculiar with ADS Securities service.
OREX mobile, the other trading platform offered by ADS Securities is a proprietary, multi-asset mobile application developed by ADS Securities which offers exceptionally low latency and order processing. It delivers intuitive navigation, risk management and reliability at every stage of the trade cycle and quick and efficient position management.
ADS Securities provides four main types of trading accounts for their traders which comprise of:
- Fixed spreads with zero commissions
- $100 minimum deposit
- Simple account opening
- Access to research and training
- Negative equity balance protection
- Available on MT4 prime
- Access to ADS Securities’ complete range of products: forex, CFDs, and precious metals
- Competitive spreads and fees
- Ability to trade a number of asset classes and products
- Access to proprietary market sentiment analysis
- Minimum initial deposit US$5,000
- Leverage margin of 0,5%
- $200,000 minimum deposit required
- 1-on-1 access to a senior trader
- Personalized introductory pack and benefits
- Free access to all training courses
- Best spoke pricing with no commission charges
- 0 to 0.5% leverage margin
LEVERAGE AND SPREADS
The standard and ECN accounts of ADS Securities offers a maximum leverage of 1:500, which is excellent for a brokerage company with high leverage. Also, with the enormous amount of capital vested in the market by ADS Securities, they are capable of honoring all clients’ agreements under current market conditions without having to take a trade against their customers to make money.
ADS Securities spreads range from 0.8 pips to 3 pips on average and dips further to 0 pips for the ECN account. However, clients have reported experiencing sudden wide spreads and huge price slippages. Although it is normal for this to occur once in a while, ADS securities accounts are prone to excessive price variations without sufficient cause. This is one aspect of ADS Securities service which is in dire need of a fix.
ADS Securities has an excellent customer service, and customers can reach the company’s customer care via live chat, emails or direct phone calls. Inquiries are answered on the average within a day although complaints resolution can take up to 14 days before a decision is reached.
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ADS Securities is one of the fastest growing forex brokers in the industry backed with a capital of over $400 million. Traders can rest assured that their investments are safe with this broker.