“PFD provides a simple and transparent trading offering to trade commission-free or commission-based on Forex, Indices and Commodities on the globally-recognised MetaTrader 4 trading platform for desktop and mobile.”
From our observations, PFD provides a simple, transparent trading offering to trade commission-free or commission-based on Forex, Indices and Commodities. Swap rates (if applicable) are shown on the website, along with a detailed guide in the education section for ‘An Introduction to Forex’.
Users can trade on the globally-recognised MetaTrader 4 trading platform for desktop and web, while choosing between three different account types with varying leverage of maximum 1:300 or 1:100. While trader research tools are limited to an economic and earnings calendar, the customer support agent was helpful.
Is PFD regulated?
Yes, by the New Zealand Financial Markets Authority.
Where is PFD based?
PFD is based at Level 8, Swanson House,12- 26 Swanson St., Auckland Central 1010, New Zealand.
How does PFD make money?
PFD makes money mainly through spreads, swaps and commissions on certain tradable asset classes and accounts.
How do I deposit in PFD account?
Funds can be deposited into a trading account via credit and debit cards, bank wire transfers, Skrill, Neteller and more.
What is the min. deposit for PFD?
There is no minimum deposit.
How do I withdraw money from PFD?
Withdrawals can be made from PFD via credit and debit cards, bank wire transfers, Skrill, Neteller and more.
What is the max leverage in PFD?
The maximum leverage offered by PFD is 1:300.
How do I open an account with PFD?
An account can be opened at the click of a button on the PFD website and can be done in just a few steps.
Does PFD use MetaTrader?
Yes, MetaTrader 4.
“Pacific Financial Derivatives (PFD) Limited is a Forex and CFD broker offering to trade on multiple asset classes covering Forex, Indices and Commodities, from 3 core account types on the MetaTrader 4 trading platform.”
Pacific Financial Derivatives (PFD) Limited was founded in 1999 and has been regulated by the New Zealand Financial Markets Authority (FMA) since 2015.
With PFD, users can trade with a ‘no dealing desk’ broker on multiple Forex pairs and CFD instruments covering Indices and Commodities. The broker offers three core trading accounts called PFDTrader, PFDPro and PFDProPlus which offers a mixture of commission-free and commission-based trading.
The broker also offers the use of a free demo trading account and Islamic swap-free accounts. Users can trade from the globally-recognised MetaTrader 4 trading platform and can access an economic calendar and earnings report, along with 24/5 customer support.
- FMA regulated.
- Commission-free trading account available.
- Can trade on Forex, Indices and Commodities.
- Can trade on MetaTrader 4 for desktop and mobile.