GKFX Review

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GKFX is an online broker that was founded in 2013 but has since grown into a broker with traders from all over the globe. They provide individuals and institutional clients with trading solutions for online forex and CFD trading. The broker offers over 300 assets across different asset classes such as Forex, indices, stocks, shares, cryptocurrency, commodities, energies, and metals, for online trading on flexible trading platforms.

GKFX Review - Broker Awards
GKFX Review – Broker Awards

GKFX has sponsored major sports teams and has won some industry awards including the 2017 ADVFN International Financial Awards and the Best Customer Service and Best Mobile Trading App at the 2016 UK Forex Awards.

GKFX Platforms & Tools

GKFX Review - MT4 Desktop Application
GKFX Review – MT4 Desktop Application

GKFX provides clients with the MetaTrader 4 platform, which is popularly known for its speed, intuitive interface, and professional features that suits the needs of a wide variety of traders. It is user- friendly and can be fully customized to the user’s individual requirements.

GKFX Review - MT4 Mobile Apps
GKFX Review – MT4 Mobile Apps

The MT4 platform is available as a WebTrader that runs directly on Safari and other modern web browsers, desktop applications for Windows and Mac computers, and mobile trading apps for iOS and Android devices.

GKFX Review - Autochartist
GKFX Review – Autochartist

The broker also provides traders with important trading tools, such as Trading Central, VPS, Autochartist, Economic Calendar, Trading Calculator, and more.

GKFX Review - Trading Calculators
GKFX Review – Trading Calculators

GKFX Research & Education

The education section of the GKFX website has over 70 trading videos aimed at training those who are new to online trading. It has also a glossary with over 120 trading items and their detailed explanations.

GKFX Review - Trading Central Analysis
GKFX Review – Trading Central Analysis

GKFX Trading Accounts

GKFX account types are based on deposit amount and trading conditions. The different account types available for trading include:

  • Standard Account: The spreads start from 0.6 pips, and the minimum deposit is €100
  • Premium Account: This account features raw spreads, and it has a minimum deposit of €20,000 and minimum trade size of 0.1 lots
  • Corporate Account: The spreads start from 0.6 pips, the minimum deposit is €25,000, while the minimum trading size is 0.1 lots

The demo accounts are freely available on the MT4 platform for 30 days.

GKFX Account Funding

GKFX accepts bank transfers, debit and credit cards as well as online payments like Skrill, Neteller, and SOFORT online bank payments, as account funding and withdrawal methods.

GKFX Customer Service

The broker offer clients a multilingual customer support team that operates from Sunday 10 pm to Friday 10 pm. They can be reached via email, phone lines, and instant web chat. There is a ‘Contact us form’ on the website and a detailed FAQ section.

GKFX Regulation

GKFX is the trading name of AKFX financial services limited, an investment company registered in Malta with registration number C60473. It is authorized and regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority ( MFSA), under the license number: 1S60473. In the UK, GKFX is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the reference number is 501320.

GKFX Review Summary

GKFX is an award-winning broker that offers multiple tradable assets on the MT4 platform. The broker is regulated by the FCA and the MFSA and offers clients over 300 trading instruments.

GKFX

7.2

Spreads

7.0/10

Liquidity

7.0/10

Commissions

7.0/10

Support

7.0/10

Regulation

8.0/10

Features

  • Over 300 trading instruments
  • MT4 platform
  • Trading Central, Autochartist MT4 plugin, and other useful trading tools
  • A collection of educational materials