Over the past few years, IQ Option has become one of the trusted and reputed brokers in the market for traders around the world. With members numbering in the millions, this brokerage platform allows traders to trade an exciting collection of Forex, cryptocurrencies, indices, options, stocks, commodities and ETFs. Started back in 2014, the platform has undergone several developmental and security changes, with many new features being introduced in subsequent years.
IQ Option is a popular trading platform where a variety of instruments can be traded. These instruments include Binary and Digital Options, ETFs, Indices, Commodities, CFD on Forex, Stocks and Crypto. IQ Option is a brilliant broker with a lot of tradable assets, that develops advanced software for trading. You can choose from different assets on this single trading platform - whether you prefer stock CFDs, forex CFDs, commodity CFDs, cryptocurrency CFDs, binary options or digital options. IQ Option started in 2008 with binary options. Since then, it has grown rapidly and today, it processes two million trades per day on average.
IQ Option’s APK (Android) mobile app is the only one (of 3 mobile applications) that gives non-regulated traders access to all the tradable instruments of IQ Option. This means that this group of traders can trade binary options, digital options, forex, stocks, indices, cryptocurrencies, commodities, and ETFs, all with one single app! Regulated traders can also trade many of these assets plus FX options.
When opening a real money (live) trading account with an online broker, there is always a minimum amount of money you need to deposit to get started. This is called a minimum deposit.
IQ Option has already implemented the regulations stipulated by ESMA (European Securities and Markets Authority) on Binary Options trading and the regulations regarding CFD trading will be implemented from 1st August 2018. The ESMA regulations aim to control the unregulated high trading volume and also eliminate the risk of frauds. The ESMA agreement was reached on 27th March while the regulations on Binary Options trading was implemented on 2nd July. (on EU traders only)