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The Ultimate Guide to

Choosing a Broker
For Slovenia

Not sure which broker is right for you?

Don’t worry - we’ve got you covered. In this guide, you’ll learn:


Part 1

Why Choose
For Slovenia?

scored best in our review of the top brokers for slovenia, which takes into account 120+ factors across eight categories. Here are some areas where scored highly in:

  • + years in business
  • Offers + instruments
  • A range of platform inc.
  • 24/7 customer service
  • Tight spreads from pips
  • Used by 0+ traders
  • Offers demo account
  • 0 languages

offers one way to trade. If you wanted to trade EURUSD

The two most important categories in our rating system are the cost of trading and the broker’s trust score. To calculate a broker’s trust score, we take into account a range of factors, including their regulation history, years in business, liquidity provider etc.

have a trust score, which is . This is largely down to them being regulated by , segregating client funds, being segregating client funds, being established for over

Trust Score comparison

Trust Score
Year Established
Regulated by
Uses tier 1 banks
Company Type Private Private Private
Segregates client funds

The second thing we look for is the competitiveness of the spreads, and what fees they charge. We’ve compared these in detail in part three of this guide.

Part 2

Who is (& Isn’t)
Suitable For

As mentioned, allows you to trade in one way: .

Suitable for:

  • Spread Betting
  • CFD Trading
  • Forex Trading
  • Social Trading

Not Suitable for:

To trade with , you’ll need a minimum deposit of $. offers a range of different account types for different traders including a , .

Finally, isn’t available in the following countries: . They do not offer islamic accounts .

Part 3

A Comparison of vs. vs.

Want to see how stacks up against and ? We’ve compared their spreads, features, and key information below.

Spread & fee comparsion

The spreads below are illustrative. For more accurate pricing information, click on the names of the brokers at the top of the table to open their websites in a new tab.
Fixed Spreads
Variable Spreads
EUR/USD Spread
GBP/USD Spread
USD/CAD Spread
USD/JPY Spread
DAX Spread
FTSE 100 Spread
S&P500 Spread

Comparison of account & trading features

Base currency options
Funding options
Micro account
ECN account

Part 4


AvaTrade are one of the leading online trading brokers in Slovenia. The company were founded in 2006 and have since acquired a significant customer base across the globe. AvaTrade are internationally regulated by the BVI Financial Services Commission while the European subsidiary, AvaTrade EU Ltd, is incorporated in Ireland and is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

The company’s website has multilingual support and is available in over 15 different languages. Whilst the Slovenian language is not supported, customers from Slovenia may prefer the Hungarian, Italian or English language version of the website.

Over 250 financial instruments are available on AvaTrade’s platform including Forex, indices, cryptocurrencies, stocks, shares, and bonds. The company’s website also provides thorough educational resources for beginner traders such as explanatory videos, eBooks, market analysis, webinars, and in-depth articles.

AvaTrade offers support for multiple device types, including desktop, mobile, and tablet. There are also numerous platforms available for traders to choose from. Those trading Forex may choose to go with the industry standard, MT4, however, AvaTrade also offer a selection of their own platforms which serve a variety of functions. These include AvaTradeAct, which has Autochartist embedded to allow advanced technical analysis, and enables trading in a variety of instruments. The minimum deposit for EU customers is €100 when using a credit or debit card to open the account, or €500 if a wire transfer is used. It should be noted that EU customers are not currently able to use electronic payment wallets such as Paypal.

Customers from Slovenia can try out their trading skills by opening an AvaTrade demo account. This uses the same data feed as the live account and is available for 21 days with €100,000 of virtual currency to trade with.


XTB are one of Europe’s leading brokers, who offer trading services on a wide range of financial markets, such as indices, commodities, equities and ETFs (Exchange Traded Funds). The company have branches located throughout Europe, including in Germany, Poland, Spain, France, Romania, Turkey, Hungary, Slovakia and the UK, amongst others.

XTB Limited are regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority, and the services are offered to traders from Slovenia via the passport arrangements under the MiFID regime (Markets in Financial Instruments Directive).

The English language website allows Slovenian traders to have access to three different types of account. These include a Basic Account, Standard Account and Pro Account. The main difference between the three accounts are the spreads offered, which are fixed, floating and market spreads, respectively.

Clients can open an account in Euros, and deposit or withdraw funds by means of a transfer from their bank account, debit or credit card transaction, or e-Wallet transfers from PayPal or Skrill. Charges may apply.

Once an account is open, clients can select between the well-known MetaTrader 4 trading platform, or XTB’s own proprietary platform, xTrader 5. The latter is an award-winning platform with many advanced features embedded.

Both platforms are available for clients on Macs or PCs, or as a downloadable app for tablets, mobile phones, and even smartwatches. This allows traders to keep up to date with their trades, even when they are on the go.

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