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Zero Markets Review 2022

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Commission, interest, platform fees, dividends, variation margin and other fees and charges may apply to financial products or services available from ZERO Financial Pty Ltd. The information in this website has been prepared without taking into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider the information in light of your objectives, financial situation and needs before making any decision about whether to acquire or dispose of any financial product. Derivatives can be risky; losses can exceed your initial payment and you must be able to meet all margin calls as soon as they are made. When trading Contract for Difference (CFD) you do not own or have any rights to the CFDs underlying assets. ZERO recommends that you seek independent advice from an appropriately qualified person before deciding to invest in or dispose of a derivative. A Product Disclosure Statement for each of the financial products available from ZERO can be obtained either from this website or on request from our offices and should be considered before entering into transactions with us. *Highest overall client satisfaction winner – FP Markets team. Investment trends 2016 Australia CFD Report. The information in this site is current at the date of publication but may be subject to change.

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The Big Picture

“Zero Markets LLC is an International Business Company located in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, offering clients the ability to trade on more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies, all through the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC.”

ZeroMarkets is a Forex and CFD broker founded in 2017. The broker has multiple entities. Zero Markets LLC operating www.zeromarkets.com is an International Business Company located in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and as such is unregulated. Zero Financial Pty Ltd operating www.zeromarkets.com.au is regulated by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC). Zero Financial Limited is regulated by the Financial Services Commission of Mauritius.

This review primarily focuses on the services provided by www.zeromarkets.com.

The broker offers users the ability to trade on more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies, all through the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC.

There are two main accounts, a Standard Account and a Super Zero Account. Standard Accounts are commission-free with slightly larger spreads whereas Super Zero Accounts are commission-based but with spreads from 0.0 pips. Both account types offer ECN execution with competitive spreads and transparent trading costs. Demo and Islamic (swap-free) accounts are also available.

Clients have a variety of deposit and withdrawal options including Bank Wire, Credit/Debit Card, Neteller, Skrill, Finrax and more. Market research and educational material are somewhat limited but there are great additional features including a free VPS and a 50% deposit bonus promotion. The broker also offers 24/5 multilingual customer support via Phone, E-mail and Live Chat.

Pros: Cons:
  • Zeromarkets.com.au regulated by ASIC.
  • 1,080+ financial CFD instruments
  • Commission-free trading available
  • Good bonus promotion
  • MT4/MT5 platforms available
  • 24/5 multilingual customer support
  • com is a St. Vincent and Grenadines entity and is unregulated
  • Not available to residents in USA and Iran

 

About the Author

Jitan Solanki
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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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Zero Markets Main Features
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Regulations
ASIC (Australia), FSC (Mauritius), SVGFSA (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines)
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Supported Languages
English, Spanish, German, French, Arabic, Portuguese, Hindi, Chinese, Polish, Korean, Indonesian, Thai, Turkish, Italian, Vietnamese, Malaysian
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Products
Currencies, Commodities, CFDs, Indices, Futures, Crypto
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Min Deposit
$100
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Max Leverage
1:30 (ASIC), 1:30 (FSC), 1:500 (SVGFSA)
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Trading Desk Type
DMA, ECN, No dealing desk, STP
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Commission, interest, platform fees, dividends, variation margin and other fees and charges may apply to financial products or services available from ZERO Financial Pty Ltd. The information in this website has been prepared without taking into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider the information in light of your objectives, financial situation and needs before making any decision about whether to acquire or dispose of any financial product. Derivatives can be risky; losses can exceed your initial payment and you must be able to meet all margin calls as soon as they are made. When trading Contract for Difference (CFD) you do not own or have any rights to the CFDs underlying assets. ZERO recommends that you seek independent advice from an appropriately qualified person before deciding to invest in or dispose of a derivative. A Product Disclosure Statement for each of the financial products available from ZERO can be obtained either from this website or on request from our offices and should be considered before entering into transactions with us. *Highest overall client satisfaction winner – FP Markets team. Investment trends 2016 Australia CFD Report. The information in this site is current at the date of publication but may be subject to change.

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Investor Protection & Regulations

Zero Markets LLC is an International Business Company in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and as such is unregulated. Zero Financial Pty Ltd is regulated by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission.

ZeroMarkets is the trading name of Zero Markets LLC and operates www.zeromarkets.com. This entity is an International Business Company in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and as such is unregulated.

The broker does have another entity with the name Zero Financial Pty Ltd that is authorised and regulated by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) which we can confirm the authorisation from the ASIC register:

ZeroMarkets provides further security of client funds by following the below requirements:

  • Holding Funds in a segregated account from company funds.
  • Negative balance protection policy.

Zero Financial Limited, is registered in Mauritius and regulated by the Financial Services Commission (FSC) with license number GB21026308

The focus of this review is on the services provided by Zero Markets LLC operating www.zeromarkets.com, a company based offshore in St.Vincent and the Grenadines and is unregulated.

Tradable Products

ZeroMarkets offers clients the ability to trade on more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies.

ZeroMarkets offers clients the ability to trade on more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies. Below is a list of just some of the available markets for trading:

Forex Shares
EURUSD | GBPUSD | USDJPY | EURJPY Google | Facebook | Tesla | Netflix
Indices Cryptocurrencies**
GER40 | US500 | NAS100 | HK50 Bitcoin| Ethereum| Litecoin | Ripple
Commodities
WTI | Brent Crude | Silver | Gold

* Details regarding the available assets are taken from the ZeroMarkets website and trading platform and are correct at the time of this review. You can find a more detailed list here.

Trading costs such as spreads and overnight funding (swap) rates vary depending on the account type opened and instrument being traded and are covered further down this review.

Account Opening

ZeroMarkets offers two main account types, a Super Zero Account and a Standard Account. The broker also offers demo and Islamic (swap-free) trading accounts.

ZeroMarkets offers two main account types, a Super Zero Account and a Standard Account. The broker also offers demo and Islamic (swap-free) trading accounts. The main features of each account are shown in the below table:

Super Zero Account Standard Account
Minimum deposit $100 AUD or equivalent $100 AUD or equivalent
Spreads From 0.0 pips From 1.0 pip
Commissions $2.5 per side Zero commissions
Leverage* Up to 1:500 Up to 1:500
Execution ECN-Pricing ECN-Pricing

*Leverage is limited to 1:30 with the ZeroMarkets (ASIC) entity.

Users can open a new account in just a few steps.

After clicking the ‘Open Account’ button on the broker’s homepage, users are asked to fill in their name, email and password.

Following this, users will be directed to the client portal where they will be required to fill in additional information including country, contact number, entity type, date of birth, gender, residential address, identity number, and employment details.

There will also be a few questions about the user’s trading experience and acknowledgement of trading risks.

Users will need to submit proof of identity (passport or driving licence) and proof of residence (utility bill or bank statement – not more than 6 months old).

The client portal area is shown below:

The broker does not accept clients in Afghanistan, American Samoa, Belgium, Botswana, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Côte d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Heard Island and McDonald Islands, Vatican City, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of), Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Mali, Myanmar, New Zealand, Pakistan, Palestine State of, Puerto Rico, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, United States Minor Outlying Islands, United States of America, Vanuatu, Virgin Islands (U.S.), Yemen and Zimbabwe.

Deposit & Withdrawals options

ZeroMarkets offers a variety of deposit and withdrawal methods including Bank Wire, Credit/Debit Card, Neteller, Skrill, Finrax and more.

ZeroMarkets offers a variety of deposit and withdrawal methods including Bank Wire, Credit/Debit Card, Neteller, Skrill, Finrax and more. The below tables show the accepted currencies, fees and processing times for some of the funding methods available:

Deposits Accepted Currencies Fees Processing Time
Bank Wire AUD, USD, EUR, GBP, SGD Zero will cover international fees up to 50 USD for deposits greater than 10,000 USD 1 business day
Credit/Debit Card AUD, CAD, CHF, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, SGD, USD No fees Instant
Neteller AUD, CAD, CHF, EUR, GBP, JPY, NZD, PLN, SGD, USD No fees Instant
Skrill USD No fees Instant
Finrax BTC, ETH, LTC, XRP, BAT, BNT, CVC, ENJ, FUN, LINK, MITH, MTL, OMG, REP, XLM, BCH, USDT Blockchain fees applicable Up to 1 hour
Withdrawals Accepted Currencies Fees Processing Time
Bank Wire AUD, USD, EUR, GBP, SGD 10 AUD for international wires. There are no fees for domestic (AUD) wires. 1 business day
Credit/Debit Card AUD, CAD, CHF, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, SGD, USD No fees Instant
Neteller AUD, CAD, CHF, EUR, GBP, JPY, NZD, PLN, SGD, USD 2% max. 30 USD per 45,000 USD transaction 1 business day
Skrill USD 1% + country fees (if applicable) 1 business day
Finrax BTC, ETH, LTC, XRP, BAT, BNT, CVC, ENJ, FUN, LINK, MITH, MTL, OMG, REP, XLM, BCH, USDT Blockchain fees applicable Up to 1 hour

Clients can deposit and withdraw funds through the client portal.

Web & Desktop Trading Platforms

ZeroMarkets offers clients the ability to trade on the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC.

ZeroMarkets offers clients the ability to trade on the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC. The platform features are highlighted below:

ZeroMarkets WebTrader (Web MT4/MT5)

  • 9 timeframes
  • Trade multiple asset classes
  • Great range of technical tools and indicators
  • Drawing tools available
  • No download needed

ZeroMarkets MetaTrader 4 (PC/MAC)

  • Fully customisable
  • Advanced charting capability
  • Expert Advisors available
  • Over 50 built-in indicators
  • Download on PC or MAC

ZeroMarkets MetaTrader 4 (PC/MAC)

  • 21 timeframes
  • Built-in economic calendar
  • Ability to hedge trade positions
  • 30+ built-in indicators
  • Download on PC or MAC

A screenshot of the ZeroMarkets MetaTrader 5 desktop platform is shown below and is covered in more detail in the video review:

Mobile Trading Platforms

ZeroMarkets offers users the ability to access mobile trading on the go from the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 mobile apps for Android and iOS systems.

ZeroMarkets offers users the ability to access mobile trading on the go from the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 mobile apps for Android and iOS systems. Both app download links can be found in the Google PlayStore or Apple AppStore respectively.

The ZeroMarkets MetaTrader mobile trading apps provide a range of different features including:

  • Trade and manage your account on the go
  • Simple and intuitive user interface
  • Real-time quotes
  • Trade multiple accounts
  • 9 timeframes

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

Trading Features

ZeroMarkets does provide a Virtual Private Server (VPS) for low latency execution speeds. Additionally, users who are trading through the MetaTrader desktop platforms can also access the MetaTrader marketplace to access thousands of additional trading tools and strategies.

ZeroMarkets does provide a Virtual Private Server (VPS) for low latency execution speeds, 24/7 uptime and increased security. To qualify for the free VPS users will need to trade more than 20 lots on the Standard Account or 40 lots on the Super Zero Account. The minimum account balance must also be $2,000.

Additionally, users who are trading through the MetaTrader desktop platforms can also access the MetaTrader marketplace to access thousands of additional trading tools and strategies.

Commissions & Spreads

Trading costs with Zero Markets vary depending on the account type and the market traded. Standard accounts are commission-free whereas Super Zero accounts are commission-based.

Trading costs with Zero Markets vary depending on the account type and the market traded. Standard accounts are commission-free with slightly larger spreads whereas Super Zero accounts are commission-based but with spreads from 0.0 pips. All costs are transparent on the broker’s website and there are no requotes or hidden charges.

The below table shows the minimum spreads and commissions for each account:

Super Zero Account Standard Account
Spreads From 0.0 pips From 1.0 pip
Commissions $2.5 per side Zero commissions

For Non-Islamic accounts, overnight funding or ‘swap’ fees are charged on positions that remain open overnight (22:00) GMT. If positions are being held over the weekend a three-day ‘swap’ charge will be charged on Wednesdays.

The broker does not charge any inactivity account fees.

Bonus & Promotions

Currently, ZeroMarkets offers users the ability to win up to $10,000 through its 50% bonus scheme on first deposits.

Currently, ZeroMarkets offers users the ability to win up to $10,000 through its 50% bonus scheme on first deposits. To qualify, users must deposit at least 500 USD and there is a maximum bonus of $2,000 per account. Users can, however, have up to five accounts to benefit from the full $10,000 bonus. The bonus amounts can be used to trade but cannot be withdrawn.

Customer Support

ZeroMarkets offers 24/5 customer support via email, phone and live chat. There is also a FAQ section that covers multiple topics.

ZeroMarkets offers multilingual (English, Korean, Vietnamese, Thai, Malaysian, Indonesian, Chinese, Arabic, Portuguese) 24/5 customer support via email, phone and live chat. There is also a FAQ section that covers Account Opening, Company Information, Funding and Withdrawals, Trading and Partners.

After logging into the live chat we were connected to an agent who replied to our message within 1 minute, as shown below:

 

Contact Information:

  • Address:
    • First St Vincent Bank Ltd Building, James Street, Kingstown, Saint Vincent’s and the Grenadines.
  • Email:
    • support@zeromarkets.com
  • Phone:
    • +44 800 917 4388
  • Social Media:

Research

Zero Markets does have a blog page that includes a Markets Daily page and a Daily Blog but the content is not regularly updated. However, the broker’s Daily Blog in Korean is updated regularly and the broker does provide access to an economic calendar.

Zero Markets does have a blog page that includes a Markets Daily page and a Daily Blog but the English content has not been updated since June 2021. However, the Daily Blog in Korean is updated regularly and the broker does provide access to an economic calendar for users to keep up with current and future economic events and data releases.

Trader Education

ZeroMarkets offers a small range of educational material but has started to upload new videos to its YouTube Channel.

ZeroMarkets offers a small range of educational material but has started to upload new videos to its YouTube Channel. Topics include How to Become a Day Trader, Where to Learn Forex Trading, Is Forex Technical Report Important to Trader? and more.

Overall, the videos are high-quality and cover a range of topics beginner traders may find useful.

Trading Experience

ZeroMarkets provides clients with the ability to access more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies, all through the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC.

From our observations, ZeroMarkets provides clients with the ability to access more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies, all through the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC.

Users can choose the Standard Account for commission-free trading with slightly larger spreads or the Super Zero account for commission-based trading with spreads from 0.0 pips. The account opening process is straightforward and can be done in just a few minutes.

Furthermore, there are a wide variety of funding methods available, many of which are also fee-free. The 50% deposit bonus promotion is also appealing to users who would like access to more trading capital.

FAQ

Is ZeroMarkets regulated?

Zero Markets LLC is an International Business Company in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and as such is unregulated. Zero Financial Pty Ltd is regulated by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. Zero Financial Limited is regulated by the Financial Services Commission of Mauritius.

Where is ZeroMarkets based?

First St Vincent Bank Ltd Building, James Street, Kingstown, Saint Vincent’s and the Grenadines.

How does ZeroMarkets make money?

ZeroMarkets makes money mainly through spreads, commissions and swaps on certain asset classes.

How do I deposit in ZeroMarkets account?

Funds can be deposited via Bank Wire, Credit/Debit Card, Neteller, Skrill, Finrax and more.

What is the min. deposit for ZeroMarkets?

The minimum deposit is $100 AUD or equivalent to open an account.

How do I withdraw money from ZeroMarkets?

Withdrawals can be made from the client portal via Bank Wire, Credit/Debit Card, Neteller, Skrill, Finrax and more.

What is the max leverage in ZeroMarkets?

The max leverage available is 1:500.

How do I open an account with ZeroMarkets?

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

Does ZeroMarkets use MetaTrader?

Yes, MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5.

Conclusion

Zero Markets LLC is an International Business Company located in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, offering clients the ability to trade on more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies, all through the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC.

ZeroMarkets is a Forex and CFD broker founded in 2017. The broker has multiple entities. Zero Markets LLC operating www.zeromarkets.com is an International Business Company located in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and as such is unregulated. Zero Financial Pty Ltd operating www.zeromarkets.com.au is regulated by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC). Zero Financial Limited is regulated by the Financial Services Commission of Mauritius.

The broker offers users the ability to trade on more than 1,080+ financial CFD instruments covering Forex, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies, all through the globally renowned MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms for Web, PC and MAC.

There are two main accounts, a Standard Account and a Super Zero Account. Standard Accounts are commission-free with slightly larger spreads whereas Super Zero Accounts are commission-based but with spreads from 0.0 pips. Both account types offer ECN execution with competitive spreads and transparent trading costs. Demo and Islamic (swap-free) accounts are also available.

Clients have a variety of deposit and withdrawal options including Bank Wire, Credit/Debit Card, Neteller, Skrill, Finrax and more. Market research and educational material are somewhat limited but there are great additional features including a free VPS and a 50% deposit bonus promotion. The broker also offers 24/5 multilingual customer support via Phone, E-mail and Live Chat.

  • Zeromarkets.com.au regulated by ASIC.
  • 1,080+ financial CFD instruments
  • Commission-free trading available
  • Good bonus promotion
  • MT4/MT5 platforms available
  • 24/5 multilingual customer support
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Commission, interest, platform fees, dividends, variation margin and other fees and charges may apply to financial products or services available from ZERO Financial Pty Ltd. The information in this website has been prepared without taking into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider the information in light of your objectives, financial situation and needs before making any decision about whether to acquire or dispose of any financial product. Derivatives can be risky; losses can exceed your initial payment and you must be able to meet all margin calls as soon as they are made. When trading Contract for Difference (CFD) you do not own or have any rights to the CFDs underlying assets. ZERO recommends that you seek independent advice from an appropriately qualified person before deciding to invest in or dispose of a derivative. A Product Disclosure Statement for each of the financial products available from ZERO can be obtained either from this website or on request from our offices and should be considered before entering into transactions with us. *Highest overall client satisfaction winner – FP Markets team. Investment trends 2016 Australia CFD Report. The information in this site is current at the date of publication but may be subject to change.

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Broker General Information
Trading Features
Other Details
Headquarters Country
Australia
Foundation Year
2017
Regulations
ASIC (Australia), FSC (Mauritius), SVGFSA (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines)
Publicly Traded
No
Number Of Employees
50-100
Trading Desk Type
DMA, ECN, No dealing desk, STP
Trading platforms
MT4, MT5, WebTrader
Restricted Countries
Belgium, Ecuador, Afghanistan, Algeria, Armenia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote d'Ivoire, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, India, Honduras, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guatemala, Iran, Bermuda, Haiti, Guernsey, Andorra, Greenland, Angola, Albania, French Polynesia, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Curacao, Botswana, Brazil, Cambodia, Chile, Comoros, Dominican Republic, Aruba, Guam, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gambia, Faroe Islands, Cook Islands, Guyana, Hong Kong
Supported Languages
English, Spanish, German, French, Arabic, Portuguese, Hindi, Chinese, Polish, Korean, Indonesian, Thai, Turkish, Italian, Vietnamese, Malaysian
Min Deposit
$100
Max Leverage
1:30 (ASIC), 1:30 (FSC), 1:500 (SVGFSA)
Deposit Options
Wire Transfer, Credit Card, PayPal, Skrill, Neteller, help2pay, Bpay, finrax, Broker to Broker, zotapay
Withdrawal Options
Wire Transfer, Credit Card, PayPal, Skrill, Neteller, zotapay, help2pay, finrax
Cryptocurrencies
Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ripple, Ethereum
Fixed Spreads
No
Commission On Trades
Yes
Products
Currencies, Commodities, CFDs, Indices, Futures, Crypto
Mini Account
No
Premium Account
Yes
Demo Account
Yes
Islamic Account
Yes
Segregated Account
Yes
Managed Account
Yes
Institutional Account
Yes
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