Pepperstone awards

Deciding which platform to trade with is vital, whether you’re interested in forex, stocks, cryptocurrencies or other markets. Retail traders face a minefield of unregulated brokers, hidden fees, and other pitfalls navigating online brokers.

One platform that stands out from the crowd is Pepperstone which has won multiple brokerage awards and earlier this month struck a strategic partnership with, a leading technology provider in the automated trading area.

Pepperstone at a Glance

Since its founding in 2010, Australia based Pepperstone has opened up over 1,200 markets for beginner, intermediate and advanced traders to take advantage of.

That includes crypto, FX, commodities, stocks, indices, and more – with support for CFD trading so investors and traders don’t need to hold the underlying asset and can profit purely from market movements in a few clicks, with the option of high leverage.

In a September 20th press release, CEO and co-founder Amir Shiovich commented:

‘2022 has been an incredible year in online trading, exceeding our expectations and spring boarding off a very impressive 2021. Pepperstone is a globally trusted and award-winning broker, and have a track record of putting client experiences ahead of everything else. We look forward to bringing significant value to Pepperstone traders and making a real, positive impact in their daily trading habits. We are excited to welcome them on board.’

Pepperstone offers low fees across its various account types, and traders can open an account without needing to meet a minimum deposit.

The standard Pepperstone account for example offers an average spread of 0.77 pips when trading EUR/USD, and its trading platform charges no commissions.

Pepperstone’s Head of APAC & LATAM Strategic Partnerships Perry-Keene also remarked:

‘Our vision is to create a better way to trade for our clients and we continue to invest in trading technology that brings the world’s financial markets to astute, adventurous traders. Equipping our clients with advanced automation and analytics capabilities on our platform, is another example of how Pepperstone continues to deliver to the day-to-day needs of professional traders.’

Pepperstone’s traders can now use’s analytics and automated trading tools at no cost, including ‘backtesting, loop strategies, smart notifications and much more’.

That innovative trading tools comes with full support for Android and iOS mobile devices, to trade on the go, as well as via desktop.

Learn more about the platform in our detailed Pepperstone review.

74% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.