|Name of the Broker||ODL Securities Inc (USA)||-|
|Demo account link||Demo Account||-|
|Live account link||Live Account||-|
|Safety of funds||5||-|
|Software ease of use||7||-|
|Tools and resources||4||-|
|Timeliness of application||5||-|
|Minimum account size||2000||-|
|Application processing time||1 week||-|
|News and Charts|
|Free charts with broker feed||-|
|Premium charts w/feed||-|
|Trading off charts||-|
|Applications and Usability|
|Web based application||-|
|Training video available||-|
|Usability of software (1=poor, 5=very good)||-|
|Courses and Webinars|
|Free training signals||-|
|Help and Support|
|Phone Support||1 312 893 5070||-|
|Live Chat||Live Chat||-|
|Email support||Email Support||-|
|Other (by whom)||-|
|Segregated account available||-|
|Segregated account standard||-|
|Client funds held separate from operating funds||-|
|Balance sheet available||-|
|NFA member page||-|
ODL Securities, which was established in 1994 and has offices in Londono and Tokyo, offers trading in the forex market as well as CFDs, equities, futures, and options, depending on where the trader is located. For US residents, they offer forex as well as gold and silver. Spreads start at 2 pips and they offer both a proprietary trading platform as well as Metatrader 4. Clients of ODL Securities can fund via credit card, check or bank wire. They also have prime brokerage services.
ODL Securities is one of a handful of firms that pay interest on unused funds.
ODL Securities provides traders with an economic calendar to prepare them for the trading day ahead.
ODL Securities offers what it calls, ODL Forex Tutor. This is a 6 step program that teaches traders the basics about the forex market. The features that help this program to stand out from other forex tutorials is that it teaches entry points as well as money management..
Spreads start at 2 pips for ODL securities, but are variable.
ODL Securities is regulated by the CFTC and an NFA member. More can be learned about ODL from their NFA member page or their website,