IronFX review (forex broker)



IronFX is a global broker specialising in Forex, CFDs on US and UK stocks, commodities and spot metals (over 3,000 trading instruments).

The IronFX brokerage has been providing online forex trading services since 2010 and is part of a financial services group founded in 1972. IronFX provides traders (both retail and institutional) in over 180 countries with some of the market's lowest spreads (from 0 pips) and sophisticated trading technology via 16 trading platforms. In addition, customer service provides traders with 24/7 support in 45 languages.

IronFX has global operations with over 21 offices around the world, including London, Hong Kong, Sydney and Dubai. The company - which currently employs over 1,400 employees - is fully licensed and regulated by the ASIC (Australia), the CySec (Cyprus), the FCA (UK), the UCRFIN (Ukraine), the FSB (South Africa), the DFSA (Dubai) and is also an EU-regulated and MIFID-compliant firm.

Moreover, the company also recently signed an official partnership agreement with FC Barcelona, which is currently the world's most successful professional football team.

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Comparison of account types

Fixed 0 pip spreadMicroPremiumVIP account
Minimum deposit$500$500 - $10,000$2,500$20,000
Account currencyUSD, EUR, GBP, AUD, JPY, CHF, PLN, RUB, HUFUSD
+ $13.50 for other pairs
Fixed spreadsN/A2.11.71.5
Floating spreadsN/A1.71.61.4
Minimum lot size0.01 lot0.01 lot0.1 lot0.1 lot
Demo account   Real account


STP account without commission STP account with 0 pip spread
Minimum deposit$500$500
Account currencyUSD, EUR, GBP, AUD, JPY, CHF, PLN, RUB, HUF
Minimum lot size0.01 lot 0.01 lot
Spread1.7 Starting at 0 pips
demo account   Real account

IronFX trading contest (Real accounts)

IronFX Global launches “The IronFX Monaco Super Race”, offering the top prize of $150,000 plus two VIP tickets to the Monaco Grand Prix.

2 January 2015, Cyprus - IronFX Global, the Global Leader in Online Trading, has announced the launch of its latest live trading competition “The IronFX Monaco Super Race”.

Competitors can trade to win the top prize of $100,000 CASH or $150,000 STP/ECN account plus two VIP tickets to watch the Monaco Grand Prix aboard the IronFX superyacht, located in the prestigious location of the Quai des Etats Unis in the Monaco Harbour.

By offering traders for the third year running, a lifetime experience at the Circuit de Monaco – an exceptionally glamorous and luxurious location - IronFX affirms its commitment to providing clients of all backgrounds with the best and most exclusive opportunities available anywhere in the forex industry. Known for hosting the largest live trading competitions in forex, and for offering the biggest prizes, the Company is also offering up to $5,000 cash to as many as 120 runner-up winners of the competition.

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IronFX trading contest (Demo accounts)

The IronFX demo account contest is taking place from 1 to 28 February 2014.

The prizes:

1st: $2,000
2nd: $200
3rd: $50

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Free VPS Server

Free VPS

IronFX customers with a minimum balance of $5,000 benefit from free use of a VPS (virtual private server). Traders who like to use automated trading systems can therefore use their expert advisors without interruption.

- 2.5Ghz Intel Xeon processor
- 1GB DDR3 ECC Memory
- 16GB of HD Storage Space
- Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
- Dedicated IP

IronFX EA Builder

IronFX EA Builder

IronFX EA Builder offers a range of products to enhance the capabilities of the MT4 and MT5 trading platforms.

EA Builder allows you to easily create visual representations of your trading strategies. You don't need to know programming or the MQL language. IronFX EA Builder is able to interpret your trading representations thanks to an MQL code generator.

IronFX offers this EA Builder for free to traders who deposit a minimum of $500.

Bonus on each deposit

IronFX bonus


IronFX is now offering traders a 60% bonus on all deposits over $500. The maximum welcome bonus cannot exceed $3,000.

The bonus can be used for trading, but cannot be withdrawn. For withdrawals from your account, the equivalent of the amount withdrawn will be deducted from the bonus.

There are no fees on deposits and withdrawls.

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Cash back offer

IronFX cash rebate

IronFX's cash rebate account gives you up to $3 cash back on each lot you trade.

Holders of a cash rebate account can access all of IronFX's trading instruments according to the various characteristics of the standard and premium accounts.


IronFX brokerage news

Risk warning

Combining leverage with derivative products can generate very rapid losses. Please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved before you engage in such transactions. Forex and CFD trading is not suitable for investors who are not able to withstand losses greater than their initial deposit.