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Best Forex Brokers Oman 2023

Marcus Taylor

Written by Marcus Taylor

December 27, 2022

Here are the best forex brokers accepting residents of Oman as clients.

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  • IG
    - 9.9/10 Overall
  • FOREX.com
    - 9.3/10 Overall
  • XTB - 9/10 Overall
  • Swissquote - 8.7/10 Overall
  • AvaTrade - 8.6/10 Overall
  • Capital.com - 8.4/10 Overall
  • XM Group - 8.4/10 Overall
  • Admiral Markets - 8.3/10 Overall
  • Markets.com - 8.2/10 Overall
  • Tickmill - 7.9/10 Overall
  • BlackBull Markets - 7.9/10 Overall
  • HFM - 7.7/10 Overall
  • HYCM (Henyep) - 7.7/10 Overall
  • Eightcap - 7.6/10 Overall
  • ThinkMarkets - 7.4/10 Overall
Overall Rating
9.9 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
£250.00
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Highly Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard0.86 (September 2022)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active0.5957 (September 2022)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)No
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded1974
Publicly Traded (Listed)Yes
BankYes
Tier-1 Licenses7
Tier-2 Licenses2
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)19537
Forex Pairs (Total)100
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)No
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingYes
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)33
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
9.3 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$100
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Highly Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard1.0 (July 2022)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active1.0 (July 2022)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)No
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded1999
Publicly Traded (Listed)Yes
BankNo
Tier-1 Licenses4
Tier-2 Licenses2
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)5500
Forex Pairs (Total)91
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)Yes
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingNo
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)203
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
9 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$0
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Highly Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard1.07 (Q3 2022)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active1.04 (Q3 2022)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded2002
Publicly Traded (Listed)Yes
BankNo
Tier-1 Licenses1
Tier-2 Licenses3
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)12000
Forex Pairs (Total)49
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)No
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingYes
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)39
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
8.7 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$1000
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Highly Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - StandardN/A
All-in Cost EUR/USD - ActiveN/A
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded1996
Publicly Traded (Listed)Yes
BankYes
Tier-1 Licenses4
Tier-2 Licenses1
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)466
Forex Pairs (Total)78
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)Yes
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingYes
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)49
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
8.6 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$100
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Highly Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard0.91 (Aug 2020)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active0.61 (Aug 2020)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded2006
Publicly Traded (Listed)No
BankNo
Tier-1 Licenses4
Tier-2 Licenses3
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)1260
Forex Pairs (Total)55
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)Yes
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingYes
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)90
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
8.4 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$20
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Average Risk
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard0.6 (July 2021)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active0.6 (July 2022)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)No
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded2016
Publicly Traded (Listed)No
BankNo
Tier-1 Licenses2
Tier-2 Licenses1
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)6000
Forex Pairs (Total)138
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)No
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingNo
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)75
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)No
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
8.4 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$5
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard1.6 (Aug 2020)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active0.8 (Aug 2021)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)No
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded2009
Publicly Traded (Listed)No
BankNo
Tier-1 Licenses2
Tier-2 Licenses1
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)1372
Forex Pairs (Total)57
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)Yes
Proprietary PlatformNo
Social Trading / Copy TradingYes
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)30
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
8.3 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$100
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard0.8 (July 2021)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active0.7 (July 2021)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded2001
Publicly Traded (Listed)No
BankNo
Tier-1 Licenses2
Tier-2 Licenses1
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsYes
Tradeable Symbols (Total)8425
Forex Pairs (Total)50
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)Yes
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingYes
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)30
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsYes
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes
Overall Rating
8.2 / 10
Minimum Initial Deposit
$100
Trust Score
Trust Score is a numerical rating (from 1 - 99) that represents a broker's overall trust.close
Highly Trusted
Cost & Fundingexpand_moreexpand_less
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard1.9 (as of Oct 2019)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active1.9 (as of May 2019)
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)No
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)Yes
Regulationexpand_moreexpand_less
Year Founded1999
Publicly Traded (Listed)Yes
BankNo
Tier-1 Licenses2
Tier-2 Licenses2
Investment Optionsexpand_moreexpand_less
Forex TradingNo
Mobile Trading - Forex or CFDsNo
Tradeable Symbols (Total)2179
Forex Pairs (Total)57
BitcoinYes
Trading Platformsexpand_moreexpand_less
Virtual Trading (Demo)Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)Yes
Proprietary PlatformYes
Social Trading / Copy TradingYes
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)89
Apps & Toolsexpand_moreexpand_less
Android AppYes
Apple iOS AppYes
Has Education - Forex or CFDsNo
Daily Market CommentaryYes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)Yes
Economic CalendarYes

Here are some additional brokers worth checking out.

Avatrade

AvaTrade is an online international Forex and CFD broker, with their head office located in Dublin. They have a range of digital platforms that offer the facilities for traders to access a vast range of markets. Some of the financial instruments available to trade include stocks, commodities, indices, equities, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), bonds, and cryptocurrencies. The instruments can be accessed as contracts for difference (CFDs), which allow traders to take both long and short positions, depending on which way they believe the market will move. With these products, traders are not restricted to bull markets.

AvaTrade have a global presence in 150 countries. Their financial conduct is governed by several regulatory bodies from around the jurisdictions that they provide their trading services in. These ensure high standards when it comes to the fair treatment of clients, their client money deposits, and the protection of their personal information. AvaTrade EU Ltd. is a subsidiary company based in the Middle East. They are regulated by the CBI (Central Bank of Ireland), with permission to provide their services for trading a range of financial instruments.

AvaTrade offers trading solutions to fit their clients’ needs, which includes a range of trading platforms, such as AvaTradeAct, the industry-wide recognized MetaTrader 4, and a variety of automated trading solutions. The company has received numerous awards for its innovative broker services.

AvaTrade place a strong emphasis on empowering their clients by offering a trading experience that takes into account their level of ability. A dedicated customer service helpline and website are available to clients from Omar in the Arabic language.

XTB

The XTB Group have spread from its initial base in Poland, which was established in 2002, to the rest of Europe, and around the world. Clients from Oman have access to an international website, which is offered in English – a widely spoken language in Oman – by the subsidiary XTB International Limited (XTB). The head office for the international branch is based in Belize and as such, is authorized and regulated by the International Financial Services Commission (IFSC).

They offer a wealth of information through their website and educational programs, including detailed market trends information. The website also provides information about the numerous markets that XTB clients are able to trade on and the different types of account available.

Customers from Oman can open a standard trading account or a Pro Trading Account. Both types of account can be funded by bank transfer, credit or debit card, or even Neteller / PayPal. One of the main differences between the two accounts is the spreads: floating spreads are offered in the former, and market spreads in the latter.

XTB offer deep liquidity and as their platform provides execution on a no dealing desk basis, no requotes are offered, which can be seen as a significant benefit for many trading strategies.

The XTB platform, xStation 5, utilizes state-of-the-art technology, making it one of the most powerful trading platforms offered on the market. Trade execution can be within 85 milliseconds, and many other advanced features are provided with the platform, including charting analysis capabilities, and market depth information. Clients who prefer to use the industry standard, MetaTrader 4, are provided with an enhanced version, which also executes trades at ultrafast speeds.

XTB’s client-centered approach and tireless dedication has turned many industry heads, attracting several awards and an increasing client base year on year.

BrokerNotes.co 2023 Overall Rankings

To recap, here are our top forex brokers for 2023, sorted by Overall ranking.

Company Accepts OM Residents Overall Rating Minimum Initial Deposit Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard Trust Score Trust Score Tradeable Symbols (Total) Visit Site
IG logoIG check 9.9 £250.00 0.86 (September 2022) 99 Highly Trusted 19537 Visit Site
Saxo Bank logoSaxo Bank check 9.7 €2,000 0.9 (September 2022) 99 Highly Trusted 60000
Interactive Brokers logoInteractive Brokers check 9.7 $0 0.6 (Aug 2022) 99 Highly Trusted 8500
CMC Markets logoCMC Markets check 9.6 $0 0.51 (August 2022) 99 Highly Trusted 12377
TD Ameritrade logoTD Ameritrade check 9.5 $0 1.25 pips (September 2022) 99 Highly Trusted 0
FOREX.com logoFOREX.com check 9.3 $100 1.0 (July 2022) 99 Highly Trusted 5500 Visit Site
City Index logoCity Index check 9.2 £100.00 1.0 (July 2022) 99 Highly Trusted 13500
XTB logoXTB check 9 $0 1.07 (Q3 2022) 95 Highly Trusted 12000
eToro logoeToro check 8.8 $10-$10,000 1 (August 2021) 93 Highly Trusted 3458
Swissquote logoSwissquote check 8.7 $1000 N/A 99 Highly Trusted 466
AvaTrade logoAvaTrade check 8.6 $100 0.91 (Aug 2020) 93 Highly Trusted 1260
FXCM logoFXCM check 8.5 Starts from $50 1.38 (Q2 2022) 96 Highly Trusted 441
Plus500 logoPlus500 check 8.5 €100 0.6 (as of Aug 2018) 98 Highly Trusted 2800
Capital.com logoCapital.com check 8.4 $20 0.6 (July 2021) 77 Average Risk 6000
XM Group logoXM Group check 8.4 $5 1.6 (Aug 2020) 90 Trusted 1372
Pepperstone logoPepperstone check 8.4 $200 0.77 (September 2022) 93 Highly Trusted 1200
OANDA logoOANDA check 8.4 $0 1.26 (5/22-5/27/22) 92 Highly Trusted 124
Admiral Markets logoAdmiral Markets check 8.3 $100 0.8 (July 2021) 87 Trusted 8425
FP Markets logoFP Markets check 8.3 $100 AUD 1.2 (August 2022) 86 Trusted 10000
IC Markets logoIC Markets check 8.2 $200 0.62 (August 2022) 86 Trusted 3583
Markets.com logoMarkets.com check 8.2 $100 1.9 (as of Oct 2019) 98 Highly Trusted 2179
FxPro logoFxPro check 8.1 $100 1.51 (August 2020) 90 Highly Trusted 2249
Fineco Bank logoFineco Bank check 7.9 $0 N/A 92 Highly Trusted 126
Tickmill logoTickmill check 7.9 $100 0.51 (August 2022) 82 Trusted 295
BlackBull Markets logoBlackBull Markets check 7.9 $0 0.827 (August 2022) 74 Average Risk 26000
DooPrime logoDooPrime check 7.8 $100 -1 84 Trusted 10000
BDSwiss logoBDSwiss check 7.8 $100-$5000 (depending on account type) 1.6 (08/10/22) 83 Trusted 1081
TMGM logoTMGM check 7.8 $100 0.96 (July 2021) 79 Average Risk 12000
HFM logoHFM check 7.7 $5 1.2 (August 2021) 85 Trusted 3500
FlowBank logoFlowBank check 7.7 $0.00 N/A 77 Average Risk 408600
HYCM (Henyep) logoHYCM (Henyep) check 7.7 $100 0.6 (Sept 2021) 86 Trusted 245
Vantage logoVantage check 7.7 $50 1.22 (August 2021) 83 Trusted 1000
Trading 212 logoTrading 212 check 7.6 EUR 10 N/A 77 Average Risk 1785
Eightcap logoEightcap check 7.6 $100 1.0 (Aug 2022) 87 Trusted 326
Trade Nation logoTrade Nation check 7.5 $0 0.6 83 Trusted 601
Moneta Markets logoMoneta Markets check 7.5 $50 1.27 (September 2022) 71 Average Risk 965
ThinkMarkets logoThinkMarkets check 7.4 $250.00 N/A 86 Trusted 1674
VT Markets logoVT Markets check 7.4 $200 1.2 (September 2021) 71 Average Risk 168
ACY Securities logoACY Securities check 7.4 $50 1.2 (Sept 2021) 75 Average Risk 1600
easyMarkets logoeasyMarkets check 7.3 $100 0.9 (as of Mar 2020) 84 Trusted 199
RoboForex (RoboMarkets) logoRoboForex (RoboMarkets) check 7.3 $100 1.4 (Jan 2022) 69 High Risk 12000
IronFX logoIronFX check 7.2 $50 1.2 84 Trusted 340
Exness logoExness check 7.2 $1 0.9 (as of May 19) 74 Average Risk 112
Spreadex logoSpreadex check 7.2 $0 -1 70 Average Risk 2000
Trade360 logoTrade360 check 7.1 $250 N/A 75 Average Risk 1062
AxiTrader logoAxiTrader check 7.1 0 N/A 83 Trusted 175
GKFX logoGKFX check 7.1 $0 N/A 66 High Risk 354
Vestle logoVestle check 7.1 -1 -1 79 Average Risk 750
OctaFX logoOctaFX check 7 $25 0.6 (August 2021) 67 High Risk 80
FXOpen logoFXOpen check 7 $100 N/A 80 Trusted 87
TeleTrade logoTeleTrade check 7 $100 -1 67 High Risk 500
FXPrimus logoFXPrimus check 6.9 $100 N/A 69 High Risk 140
Forex4you logoForex4you check 6.9 $0 -1 62 High Risk 150
LegacyFX logoLegacyFX check 6.9 $500 0 75 Average Risk 425
GBE brokers logoGBE brokers check 6.8 $500 -1 69 High Risk 500
Alpari logoAlpari check 6.8 $20 N/A 67 High Risk 105
TopFX logoTopFX check 6.7 Depends on payment method N/A 67 High Risk 655
Libertex (Forex Club) logoLibertex (Forex Club) check 6.7 $10 -1 72 Average Risk 300
ATFX logoATFX check 6.6 $500 -1 70 Average Risk 150
UFX logoUFX check 6.6 $100 3 (Jan 2021) 67 High Risk 619
Xtrade logoXtrade check 6.5 $250 -1 80 Trusted 142
Tradeo logoTradeo check 6.4 $200 -1 67 High Risk 256

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