Swissquote Group Holding Ltd (SQN) is a provider of online financial and trading services. They have been listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since May 2000.
With 390,000 clients worldwide, CHF 33.5 billion of client assets and a core capital ratio of 20.8%, their financial stability can be reflected in their results every year.
Their headquarters are in Gland, and they also have offices in Zurich, Bern, Dubai, Malta, Singapore, Luxembourg, Hong Kong and London.
Swissquote Bank Europe (formerly known as Internaxx) is a subsidiary of Swissquote Group, Switzerland’s leading provider of online financial and trading services.
Swissquote Ltd is the London-based subsidiary of Swissquote Bank and provides forex, index, commodities, and bond CFDs to traders in the European Union.
The company is regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
Swissquote Financial Services based in Malta, is an investment services company regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority.
Swissquote Bank MEA Ltd, is regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA).
Swissquote Asia Ltd based in Hong Kong, is regulated by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) and holds a type 3 license (Leverage Foreign Exchange Trading).
The platforms, fees and product range vary considerably, depending on which of the above you choose.
They allow you to invest in three ways:
They are one of the few brokers offering both the MetaTrader electronic trading platforms; MT4 and MT5.
The MetaTrader client software provides users with live streaming prices and charts - enabling them to place orders and manage their accounts.
Their trading platform allows you to access 23 exchanges worldwide and hold your cash and settle trades in 22 currencies.
You can trade in:
The trading platforms provided and markets covered by Swissquote are not unique in the investment platform market.
However, because Swissquote also provides access to the *Autochartist technical screener on live accounts, and a professionally prepared daily technical report, this gives them a positive edge.
*Autochartist is a multi-purpose market scanner enabling traders to scan the entire market across multiple timeframes for technical events through a single MetaTrader chart.
Additionally, here's a free guide that can help you achieve better results. In this guide, you'll learn:
Swissquote's smart portfolio account has a minimum investment amount of 5,000 EUR/USD/GBP.
There is no minimum cash transfer amount and once your cash balance reaches 500 EUR/USD/GBP, it will be invested in your Smart Portfolio
You can fund your account with Swissquote using:
Swissquote allows you to open a smart portfolio with 5,000 EUR/USD/GBP.
They say that there are no rebalancing fees and additional funds are invested at no charge.
In summary, all-in annual costs are from 0.90% to 1.84%.
NOTE: There is no account opening, or closure fee either.
Yes, you can.
Swissquote offers mutual funds from well-known asset managers such as Fidelity, Schroders or HSBC - they are from around the world.
New mutual fund providers are added to their website on the Investment Funds page regularly.
You can find all the pricing information in Swissquote's rate card here.
Yes, they do.
Swissquote's personal loan is a line of credit that can help you borrow at relatively lower rates than with unsecured forms of borrowing, as you secure your loan against your eligible investments.
It also offers flexibility with no monthly payment requirements, arrangement fees or penalties.