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Trading Conditions 7
Registration process 8
Usability 8
Deposits and Withdrawals 9
Customer Care 9

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IronFX, a brokerage firm headquartered in Cyprus, offers retail traders access to the foreign exchange market. The company has offices in Cyprus, London, and Johannesburg and holds licenses from regulatory authorities such as the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) in Cyprus, and the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) in South Africa.

Established in December 2010, IronFX was founded in Limassol, Cyprus, following approval from the CySEC.

In 2013, IronFX expanded its operations by opening an office in Australia and obtaining regulation from the ASIC. Additionally, the company received authorization from the FCA in the UK. In early 2014, IronFX further expanded by opening an office in London and obtained an upgraded license under the FCA’s authorization, allowing for expanded services to traders.

In the same year, IronFX also established an office in South Africa and obtained authorization and regulation from the Financial Services Board (South Africa).

As reported by the Wall Street Journal, IronFX confidentially filed for an initial public offering (IPO) in 2015 on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), with an anticipated valuation of $800 million.

On August 30, 2021, IronFX relinquished its license in Australia, ceasing its operations in the country under the supervision of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).


IronFX is regulated by multiple financial authorities such as the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) in Cyprus, and the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) in South Africa.

Countries of Presence

IronFX serves retail and institutional customers from over 180 countries across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America. Broker does not offer its services to residents of certain jurisdictions such as the USA, Cuba, Sudan, Syria and North Korea. IronFX has officially announced its withdrawal from 4 regulations such as Russia, Germany, Italy and New Zealand.


IronFX has received 40 global forex awards and recognitions over the last 10 years within the industry for its services and achievements:

  • Most Outstanding Online Trading Partners Program – 2022
  • Most Outstanding Online Trading Partners Program – 2021
  • Trading Platform of The Year – 2021
  • Forex Operator of the Year – 2021
  • International Markets Best Practice Operator of the Year – 2020
  • Best Online Trading & Financial Services Company – 2020

Trading Platforms

IronFX offers a range of trading platforms to suit different trading styles and preferences. The broker supports the popular MetaTrader 4 (MT4) platform, which is widely known for its advanced charting tools, technical analysis capabilities, and automated trading options. Additionally, IronFX may provide its own proprietary trading platform designed specifically for its clients. All with standard or custom Virtual Private Server (VPS) Hosting upon request.

  • IronFX Mobile Trading App
  • IronFX Web Trader App
  • MT4 — Windows, Android and any internet browser)
  • PMAM — Personal Multi Account Manager allows money managers to trade and manage multiple MT4 accounts at the same time
  • TradeCopier — allows to copy the strategies of top performing traders in real time.

Trading Accounts

IronFX provides multiple types of trading accounts to accommodate the diverse needs of traders:

Demo Account

Live Floating/Live Fixed Spreads Account:

  • Standard
  • Premium
  • Vip
  • Live Zero Fixed Spread

STP/ECN Accounts

Trading Instruments

The broker provides access to over 500 trading instruments from 6 asset classes such as:

  • Forex
  • Shares
  • Metals
  • Futures
  • Commodities
  • Indices

Registration Process

In order to open an account with IronFX, potential clients must complete an online registration form: E-mail, First name, Last name, Country of residence, Mobile.


To verify their account, customers need to provide identification documents and proof of residence:

Proof of Identity (POI)

Customers need to provide a color copy of a valid passport or other government-issued government-issued identification document (e.g. driver’s license, ID card, etc.). The identity document must indicate the following:

  • Full name
  • Date of issue or expiration
  • Your place and date of birth or tax identification number
  • Signature.

Proof of Residence (POR)

  • A recent utility bill, for example. electricity, gas, water, telephone, oil, internet connection and/or cable TV, bank statement.
  • The document must be dated within the last 6 months and confirm the registered address.

Deposits and Withdrawals

Deposit options include Debit/Credit Cards, Neteller, Skrill, Globe Pay, FasaPay, China Union Pay, and cryptocurrencies.The minimum deposit required to open an IronFX Account is $100 USD. Deposit can take up to 24 hours to be processed depending on the method you choose. Bank Wire transfers can take up to 3 working days, depending on the bank.

IronFX clients can withdraw profits only through the Bank Wire.


The broker’s website is available in 13 languages. IronFX provides native customer support in 30 languages 24/5 via Live Chat and Email.


  • 100% Unlimited Sharing Bonus – 100% to the first deposit.
  • 40% Power Bonus up to $4,000
  • 20% Iron Bonus up to $2,000

IronFX also annually holds a trading competition with a prize pool of tens and hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Affiliate Program

IronFX provides:

  • Brokers (IB) Program with ability to earn a bonus on IB commissions. Introducing Brokers earn commissions calculated from the traded volume of the traders they introduced to the brokerage firm.
  • Affiliates Program with live tracking, rewards plan, access to world-class resources and dedicated 24/5 support. Affiliates receive commissions for anyone who registers with their link and starts trading.


IronFX recognizes the importance of education and provides an extensive list of resources and training materials to help traders enhance their knowledge and skills:

  • Blog
  • IronFX School
  • Trading eBooks
  • Courses
  • VIP Room
  • Market Trends Report
  • Seminars
  • Webinars
  • Podcasts
  • Economic Calendar
  • Financial News
  • Trading Videos
  • Glossary