Why You Can Trust DayTrading.com

How do you know you can trust DayTrading.com? Read on to discover how our honest and independent reviews, and extensive combined trading experience led to our website becoming a trusted, authoritative and well respected resource among traders, brokers and the wider press.

Our pages helped nearly 4 million visitors during 2020 alone, we take that responsibility seriously.

When dealing with money, and the financial wellbeing of our visitors and readers, it is important that we are transparent and honest about who runs the website, who writes for the website and why they are qualified to do so.

It is also important that we are open about our business model, and how we are able to ensure the site is always free to use, without features or content hidden behind paywalls or subscriptions.

Transparency

The About Us page covers some of this information in more detail, but to summarise, we are open and honest about the information on these pages, how the site is financed and the commercial partnerships we maintain in order to keep the service free to use.

Choice of broker will always be a personal decision. There is not a single “best” choice that fits every trader.

For this reason, we do not promote a single choice for any potential trader, but always offer a variety of options, backed up by research from our in-house team who all have years of trading experience behind them.

Authority

What gives DayTrading.com authority over other sources of trading information?

Firstly, the combined experience, qualifications and respect within the industry that our writing and editorial team have. Our About Us page carries individual bios, but our writers include Head Analysts at leading broker / dealers, including Pepperstone and FXTM.

Our editorial team also have extensive knowledge of a range of investment types, and importantly, of what makes a good broker.

Recognised Authority In The Industry

DayTrading.com authority

Don’t just take our word for it. DayTrading.com is also recognised by brokers and industry related websites as a credible source of information.

Our annual awards are big news, and brokers are very proud to be selected.

Pepperstone award text

Our entire operation is well respected within the industry. IQ Option included our websites in a promotional guidance booklet for their partners to learn from.

Our views on current market conditions are often sought by both industry insiders and journalists from respected outlets.

This respect has been built up over a decade or more of online education and marketing.

Industry Sources

We also publish analysis and press releases from industry sources. These include qualified market analysts and educators from recognised, regulated brands around the globe.

Regulation

This website does not fall under any specific regulatory body, and is not deemed subject to regulation in any of the regions we operate. Our marketing agreements however, associate us with brands who are regulated.

We are therefore viewed as an extension of those brands and their marketing efforts. This means we absolutely must comply with regulations in terms of what we say, how we say it, and to whom.

As a global site, we operate with partners across the world, and we comply with regulations from numerous different bodies, including, but not limited to:

  • The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) – United Kingdom
  • Securities And Exchange Commission (SEC) – United States
  • Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) – Australia
  • Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySec) – Cyprus
  • The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) – EU
  • Federal Finance Supervisory Body (BaFin) – Germany
  • FINRA – United States
  • Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) – France
  • Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) – Switzerland

This commitment to compliance means tailoring content to visitors based on their geographic location (based on IP) and adhering to the strictest levels of compliance where applicable.

Compliance generally requires clear and honest risk warnings, unbiased text and reviews, realistic wording around trading and a responsibility to ensure information is kept up to date.

Conclusion

The extensive experience, honest appraisals and industry respect combine to illustrate just how trustworthy DayTrading.com is, and will continue to be, as we navigate volatile markets and difficult trading conditions.