Today, all the bonuses or benefits of becoming a part of the Dukascopy community will be discussed. Dukascopy is a popular Swiss bank that offers forex trading and savings accounts services. It offers segregated accounts by which each clients has it’s own money separated from the firm’s money or to view it differently, client funds are held separate from operating funds. This allows insurance for identification of money as belonging to clients just in case anything happens to the firm such as bankruptcy.
Dukascopy offers a minimum deposit of $100 at 1:100 standard leverage (changeable) with spread starting at 0.5 pip; scalping allowed. The platforms it uses include Java platform (offers one click trading), MT4, webtrader, mobile, and JForex. JForex platform, similar to ForexYard’s ActTrader allows you to use an API for developing algorithms for autotrading. Dukascopy is one of the pioneer brokers that offer the trending means for managed account called PAMM.
Dukascopy Suisse (SA), the company behind Dukascopy is a member of ARIF having a share capital of CHF 22000000 and is financiallu audited by SCF Révision SA. Dukascopy Bank was selected as the Best Forex Broker by Futures Magazine. It has won as the Broker of the Year for 2011 on the last Forex Expo held recently on November 2011.
The Dukascopy community is like a social network, forum, and social trading combined in one website. Consider the typical features that you would see on such types of website, you would easily imagine what does the Dukascopy community offers plus exciting contests to participate with. Currently, there are three major promotions being offered namely: Dukascopy Trader Contest, JForex Strategy Contest, and FX Article Contest; each contest have $15000 prize fund. What’s good in this contests is that each participants can win more than once per round per contest.