Optimus Futures vs Merrill Edge

Optimus Futures vs Merrill Edge Comparison Table 2022
Optimus Futures Merrill Edge
United States Flag Traders from US accepted
United States Flag Traders from US accepted
Optimus Futures is an introducing broker partnering with numerous FCM services. It offers hundred of global assets across 40+ trading platforms. Merrill Edge is one of the best online brokers for investors in the United States.
Awards
#1 for ESG & Sustainable Investing
#1 for Banking Services
#1 for Client Experience (Self-Directed)
Bonus
None $600 Transfer Bonus
Instruments
Futures, options Stocks, Mutual Funds, ETFs, Options, Bonds
Demo Account
Yes No
Minimum Deposit
$500 $0
Payment Methods
Cheque, Credit Card, Wire Transfer Cheque, Wire Transfer
Minimum Trade
Variable 0.01 lots
Regulator
CFTC, NFA SEC, FINRA
Margin Trading
Yes Yes
Margin Rate
8.625%
MetaTrader 4
Yes No
MetaTrader 5
Yes No
cTrader
No No
AlgoTrader
- No
OmniTrader
- No
TradingView
- No
Autochartist
- -
eSignal
- -
Trading Central
- -
STP Account
No No
ECN Account
No No
DMA Account
No No
MAM Account
No No
PAMM Account
No No
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
No No
AI / Machine Learning
- No
Robo Advisor
- Yes
Negative Balance Protection
- No
Market Maker
No No
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
Yes Yes
Mobile Apps
Yes (iOS & Android) iOS & Android
Auto Trading
Yes (EAs) -
Trade Signals
None -
VPS Hosting
- No
Tournaments
- No
Demo Competitions
- No
Ethical Investing
- Yes
Social Trading
No No
Copy Trading
Yes No
Islamic Account
No No
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP USD
Stock Exchanges
Chicago Mercantile Exchange -
Forex
Offers 80+ spot forex pairs to US traders, plus futures from multiple global exchanges, including ICE, ASX and Eurex Forex trading not offered
GBPUSD Spread
Variable
EURUSD Spread
Variable
EURGBP Spread
Variable
Assets
Varies with provider
Cryptocurrency
Optimus Futures offer micro Bitcoin futures with competitive rates. Crypto trading not offered
Spread
Variable
Coins
BTC
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Crypto Staking
- -
Auto Market Maker
No No
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