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M4Markets Main Features
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Regulations
FSA(SC) (Seychelles)
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Supported Languages
English, Chinese, Italian, Malaysian
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Products
Currencies, Commodities, CFDs, Indices, Stocks
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Min Deposit
$5
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Max Leverage
1:1000 (FSA(SC))
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Trading Desk Type
Dealing Desk, STP
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M4Markets Full Review

“M4Markets is regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of Seychelles and provides traders the ability to trade on more than 60+ CFD instruments covering Forex, Commodities, Equities and Indices from the globally-recognised MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms.”

M4Markets is a brand name of Trinota Markets (Global) Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of Seychelles and segregates client funds from company funds that are held with top tier banking institutions. Users can trade on more than 60+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Commodities, Equities and Indices.

The broker offers 3 account types called Standard, VIP and Elite with up to 1:1,000 maximum leverage, institutional grade spreads and a mix of commission-free and commission-based trading accounts. The Standard account has a minimum deposit of just $5 and traders can access the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms.

With M4Markets users can access different promotional offers and customer support via live chat, telephone and email from 7 am to 7 pm UK time. Unfortunately, trader education and research are limited but some technical analysis can be found on the broker’s Facebook page.

Pros: Cons:
  • Up to 1:1,000 leverage available.
  • Commission-free trading available.
  • Access to raw, interbank spreads.
  • Can trade on MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5.
  • Limited trader education.

 

About the Author

Jitan Solanki
Author
Jitan is a currency trader and an accredited Market Technician with more than 15 years of experience working with fund managers and on several proprietary trading floors. He is regularly quoted in the financial media for his currency market insights and forecasts and is based in London.
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M4Markets Video Review

Investor Protection & Regulations

“M4Markets is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of Seychelles through its company name Trinota Markets (Global) Limited and offers segregated client funds.”

M4Markets is a brand name of Trinota Markets (Global) Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of Seychelles, which can be confirmed on the regulator’s register, as shown below:

The broker segregates client funds from company funds and holds them in highly rated banking institutions. They do not accept clients from the USA, Canada, Japan and Iran, among others.

Tradable Products

“M4Markets offers the ability to trade on more than 60+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Commodities and Indices.”

M4Markets offers clients the ability to trade on more than 60+ financial CFD instruments covering a wide range of asset classes such as Forex, Indices, Equities and Commodities.

Below is a list of just some of the available markets for trading:

Forex Indices Commodities
AUDCAD AUS200 XAGUSD
EURGBP CN50 XAUUSD
CHFJPY GER30 XBRUSD
GBPNZD NAS100 Equities
EURUSD US2000 Air-France
USDJPY US30 Apple
USDTRY FRA40 Intel

* Details regarding the available assets are taken from the M4Markets website and trading platform and are correct at the time of this review.

Trading costs such as spreads, commissions and overnight funding (swap) rates vary depending on the instrument being traded and account type opened. A detailed review of the trading costs with M4Markets can be found further down this review.

Account Opening

“M4Markets offers 3 account types called Standard, VIP and Elite designed for both new and experienced traders. The broker also provides access to a demo trading account.”

M4Markets provides access to 3 main account types suitable for both beginner and advanced traders. Each account comes with different features and benefits of which some are highlighted below:

Standard VIP Elite
Commission – FX, Metals Zero $3.5 each side $2.5 each side
Commission – Equities 0.05% each side 0.05% each side 0.05% each side
Spreads From 1.1 pips From 0.0 pips From 0.0 pips
Min.Deposit $5 $500 $10,000
Markets CFDs on Forex, Indices, Equities and Commodities
Currency USD, EUR, (GBP, JPY on MT5)
Leverage Up to 1:1,000

Opening an account with M4Markets is a simple process. After clicking ‘Register’ on the broker’s website, users are redirected to a registration form asking for personal details such as name, birth date, email and so on. After verifying your email, users can then access the M4Markets Trader’s Menu portal.

In this area, users can upload proof of address and proof of identity documents while also completing an economic profile form. This area also allows users to access deposit and withdrawals and other trading tools, as shown below:

Deposit & Withdrawals options

“M4Markets provides a wide range of fee-free deposit and withdrawal options, subject to minimum amounts, which includes bank wire transfer, FasaPay, Skrill, Neteller, UnionPay and more.”

  • Deposits are fee-free:
    • FasaPay, Skrill, Neteller minimum 50 USD, instant processing.
    • Bank wire transfer minimum of 200 USD, 1 business day processing.
  • Withdrawals are fee-free:
    • FasaPay, Skrill, Neteller minimum 10 USD, 1 business day processing.
    • Bank wire transfer minimum of 200 USD, 1 business day processing.

Deposits and withdrawals can be done easily from the M4Markets Trader’s Menu portal.

Web & Desktop Trading Platforms

“M4Markets offers the ability to trade on the globally-recognised MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Windows and Mac desktop.”

M4Markets offers a wide variety of different trading platforms suitable for both beginner and advanced traders to trade on multiple asset classes.

M4Markets MetaTrader 4

The M4Markets MetaTrader 4 trading platform is available for desktop download and offers a variety of features including:

  • Access multiple markets
  • Available in over 40 languages
  • Use Expert Advisors for auto-trading
  • Access built-in indicators
  • View 9 timeframes, 30+ technical indicators

M4Markets MetaTrader 5

The M4Markets MetaTrader 5 trading platform is available for desktop download and offers a variety of features including:

  • View real-time market rates
  • Access 6 advanced order types
  • View 21 different timeframes
  • Access 80+ technical indicators
  • Hedging allowed
  • Expert Advisors for auto-trading

A screenshot of the M4Markets MetaTrader 4 trading platform is shown below and is covered in more detail in the video review.

Mobile Trading Platforms

“M4Markets offers the ability to trade on the go via the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 mobile trading apps.”

Clients of M4Markets can trade on the move from the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 mobile trading apps which are all available on Android and iOS devices.

The apps can be downloaded via the broker’s website, from the secure client portal area or through the relevant Apple App Store or Google Play Store and provide similar features to the desktop versions, such as:

  • View real-time prices of multiple asset classes
  • Access technical indicators and charting tools
  • Trade directly from the app and more
  • Manage your trading accounts on the move

The M4Markets mobile trading app is covered in more detail in the video review.

Trading Features

“M4Markets does not provide any additional trading features from what is already available in the MetaTrader Market place from the trading platform, such as copy signals, programming services, auto trading, etc.”

M4Markets does not provide any additional trading features from what is already available in the MetaTrader Market place which can be accessed directly from the trading platform. This includes:

  • Copy signals
  • Programming services
  • Customised indicators
  • Auto trading strategies and more.

Commissions & Spreads

“Trading costs with M4Markets vary depending on the market being traded and the account type opened and includes a range of commission-free and commission-based trading with access to raw spreads.”

Trading costs with M4Markets vary depending on the market being traded and account type opened.

Standard VIP Elite
Commission – FX, Metals Zero $3.5 each side $2.5 each side
Commission – Equities 0.05% each side 0.05% each side 0.05% each side
Spreads From 1.1 pips From 0.0 pips From 0.0 pips

Overnight swap-fees can be found directly in the trading platform. For inactive accounts (no transactions for a period of 12 months), there is an inactivity fee of up to 10 USD.

Bonus & Promotions

“Currently, the broker does offer some promotions but this can change over time.”

Currently, the broker offers:

  • An IB Reward promotion to receive a 20% bonus on commissions earned for 21 lots traded.
  • A Festive Rebate promotion where you can earn $2 for every lot traded subject to terms and conditions.
  • A 50% credit bonus.

Bonus and promotions are subject to change over time but more details can be found on the broker’s Promotions page.

Customer Support

“M4Markets offers customer support 7 am to 7 pm UK time via live chat, email, telephone and through an online contact us form in multiple languages.”

M4Markets offers customer support 7 am to 7 pm UK time via live chat, email, telephone and through an online contact us form in multiple languages such as English, Malay, Italian and Chinese.

After logging into the live chat we were greeted by an agent within a few seconds who answered our question promptly, as shown below:

  • Address:JUC Building, Office No.F4, Providence Zone 18, Mahé, Seychelles
  • Phone:44 2035197268
  • Email: support@m4markets.com
  • Social:

Research

“M4Markets offers some research via its Facebook channel. This includes short technical analysis videos on different markets.”

M4Markets offers some research via its Facebook channel. This includes short technical analysis videos on different markets such as currencies. Most of the videos are around 1 minute long and include Fibonacci analysis, as shown below:

The broker also provides access to an economic calendar and trading calculator from the Trader’s Menu portal.

Trader Education

“M4Markets does not provide any trader education resources at this time.”

Trading Experience

“M4Markets offers a simple, yet competitive offering to trade on commission-free and commission-based trading accounts with access to raw spreads from the globally-recognised MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms.”

From our observations, M4Markets offers a competitive trading offering to trade from 3 account types called Standard, VIP and Elite where users can access both commission-free and commission-based trading, access to raw spreads and leverage of up to 1:1,000.

The broker also provides the ability to trade on multiple platforms including MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 for desktop and mobile. While its trader education resources are limited, they do provide some technical analysis research on their Facebook page.

FAQ

Is M4Markets regulated?

Yes, by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of Seychelles.

Where is M4Markets based?

M4Markets is registered at JUC Building, Office No.F4, Providence Zone 18, Mahé, Seychelles.

How does M4Markets make money?

M4Markets makes money through spreads, swaps and commissions on certain tradable asset classes and trading accounts.

How do I deposit in M4Markets account?

Funds can be deposited into a trading account via bank wire transfer, FasaPay, Skrill, Neteller, UnionPay and others.

What is the min. deposit for M4Markets?

The minimum deposit is 5 USD.

How do I withdraw money from M4Markets?

Withdrawals can be made from M4Markets via bank wire transfer, FasaPay, Skrill, Neteller, UnionPay and others.

What is the max leverage in M4Markets?

The maximum leverage offered by M4Markets is 1:1,000.

How do I open an account with M4Markets?

An account can be opened at the click of a button on the M4Markets website and can be done in just a few steps.

Does M4Markets use MetaTrader?

Yes, MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5.

Conclusion

“M4Markets is regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of Seychelles and provides traders the ability to trade on more than 60+ CFD instruments covering Forex, Commodities, Equities and Indices from the globally-recognised MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms.”

M4Markets is a brand name of Trinota Markets (Global) Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of Seychelles and segregates client funds from company funds which are held with top tier banking institutions. Users can trade on more than 60+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Commodities, Equities and Indices.

The broker offers 3 account types called Standard, VIP and Elite with up to 1:1,000 maximum leverage, institutional grade spreads and a mix of commission-free and commission-based trading accounts. The Standard account has a minimum deposit of just $5 and traders can access the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms.

With M4Markets users can access different promotional offers and customer support via live chat, telephone and email 7 am to 7 pm UK time. Unfortunately, trader education and research are limited but some technical analysis can be found on the broker’s Facebook page.

  • Up to 1:1,000 leverage available.
  • Commission-free trading available.
  • Access to raw, interbank spreads.
  • Can trade on MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5.
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Broker General Information
Trading Features
Other Details
Headquarters Country
Seychelles
Foundation Year
2019
Regulations
FSA(SC) (Seychelles)
Publicly Traded
No
Number Of Employees
50-100
Trading Desk Type
Dealing Desk, STP
Trading platforms
MT4, MT5
Restricted Countries
United States, North Korea, Iran
Supported Languages
English, Chinese, Italian, Malaysian
Min Deposit
$5
Max Leverage
1:1000 (FSA(SC))
Deposit Options
Wire Transfer, Skrill, Neteller
Fixed Spreads
No
Commission On Trades
Yes
Products
Currencies, Commodities, CFDs, Indices, Stocks
Mini Account
Yes
Premium Account
Yes
Demo Account
Yes
Islamic Account
Yes
Segregated Account
Yes
Managed Account
No
Institutional Account
No
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