BROKERS USED AND NOT USED FROM OUR LIST
I have an infrastructure so I can use all of the brokers in our
list simultaneously. But it’s way easier to develop a relationship
with a couple of them only.
I can’t be bothered dealing with a range of brokers, each with
their own deposit/withdrawal procedures, etc… So I am
reducing my diversification just to simplify my life.
So [lack of] comments on the lesser used brokers, doesn’t mean
there’s anything wrong with them; it is more a matter of
practicality. I am less interested in supporting them all than
I am in having one or two that I use almost exclusively.
I don’t want to put “all my eggs in one basket” but, since I
"layer on top of" (through the NJ4X framework) MT4/MT5,
I feel confident I can move brokers, but only if absolutely
[EDIT] My main criteria are 1) commission and spread costs,
2) reliability and 3) ease of funds transfer and 4) minimizing
the impact of regulatory "over-reach of the Nanny State"
which is the “raison d’etre” of this thread, as the French