Plus500 Review

  • Trade your welcome deposit before depositing
  • Generous Bonuses
  • Mobile & Tablet Friendly

Plus500 is based in the UK and operates an online trading platform that you can use to invest in over 1,700 global financial instruments including:

  • Stocks
  • ETFs
  • Foreign Exchange Market
  • Indices
  • Commodities

They welcome traders from over 50 countries around the globe and you can access their platform on your desktop, smartphone or tablet.

Bonus structure

25€ Welcome Bonus- You can get this bonus without depositing any funds allowing you to trade with real money right away.

30€ – 7000€ First Deposit Bonus- This is for those that do deposit money and is offered on top of the welcome bonus.

Account types

Demo account – This gives you the practice you need before you put up any money.

Main account- Besides the demo account, Plus500 only offers one other type of account and there is a minimum $100 deposit amount.

Unique selling points

  • Up to 2000 CFD instruments to trade
  • Can be used on desktop, WebTrader or iPhone & iPad, Android smartphones and Windows tablets


  • You can start trading with your welcome bonus before you deposit money
  • Free demo account


  • No South African Rand
  • Not regulated by the FSB
  • Only one type of trading account


This is a big site with a lot going on. It is more for the seasoned traders as it does not have as much teaching material as some of the other broker sites on the web. That said, if you already know what you are doing, there is plenty to trade and the bonuses are good.