Exness is a Cyprus-based forex and CFD brokerage established in 2008. With over 260,000 clients, several awards and reputable licensing, the broker is a respected global brand. Traders can access the popular MT4 and MT5 platforms, raw spreads and multiple account types.
Uphold is a cryptocurrency trading app that allows users to buy, trade and transfer digital assets including 230+ crypto tokens. The app's trading environment also allows crypto staking, trading between various company stocks, and provides users with a debit card that provides rewards and easy multi-currency payments.
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"Exness is an accessible broker for all experience levels, though beginners will appreciate the low entry requirements, social trading and round-the-clock support."
"Uphold provides a convenient one-stop option for investors who want a quick and straightforward way to access crypto markets. It will also serve users looking for crypto staking facilities."
Accessible for beginners with low minimum deposits from $10 and flexible payment methods
Social trading features plus comprehensive education covering a good selection of topics and markets
A range of account types for all experience levels and requirements, including Cent, Pro and Raw spread solutions
Top-tier licensing with the FCA and CySEC and strong reputation with over 10 years in business
First brokerage to pass the $1 trillion and $2 trillion marks in monthly trading volumes
Highly competitive spreads from 0.1 pips and low commissions from $3.50 per side
24/7 multilingual customer support via telephone and email
Local payments plus deposits in BTC and USDT
Useful extra features including a debit card that provides cashback on purchases and fee-free foreign currency transactions
Secure, slick and convenient app that will satisfy most investors' crypto needs
Access to traditional asset classes in addition to digital currencies
Earn returns on dozens of tokens through crypto staking
Supports wallet-to-wallet crypto transfers
After-hours trading available
Digital wallets provided
Fractional stock trading
No live chat support
No bonus deals or promotions
Country restrictions including the USA
Limited charting and analysis options compared to specialist exchanges and platforms
Not as many crypto assets as the most cutting-edge exchanges
Identity verification required to access all features
Limited customer service contact options
Weak regulatory oversight
Most People-Centric Broker at Traders Summit 2022
Global Broker of the Year at Traders Summit 2022
Best Customer Support Award at Financial Markets Expo Cairo 2021
Premium Loyalty Program Award at Financial Markets Expo Cairo 2021
Access up to 1:200 leverage on CFDs with fast platform execution. It is easy for new traders to get started with a low deposit of $10, plus helpful education guides via the Exness Academy.
CFD trading not offered
An impressive range of around 100 forex pairs are available with tight spreads from 0.1 pips. Choose between the advanced MT4 and MT5 platforms to access a suite of forex analysis tools.
Forex trading not offered
With over 30 cryptos on offer, traders have plenty of opportunities to access the digital asset market via desktop or mobile apps. Crypto deposits are also available making funding and trading seamless.
Buy and sell 250+ crypto assets with fiat currencies or in crypto pairs using a straightforward mobile app or through Uphold's browser-based account homepage. Uphold clients can also earn up to 13% APY by staking one or more out of 32 valid tokens, or send their tokens to an external wallet.