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Offering immediate access to a knowledgeable support network, cutting-edge platforms, independent third-party research, and powerful educational resources - all on top of a straightforward pricing structure - when you get down to it, there's no comparison between Lumentrades and our competitors.

What Makes us Standout from Others

As of August 7, 2018 Lumentrades E*TRADE Schwab Fidelity
Local representatives available 24/7 by phone and email Yes Yes Yes Yes
Support via phone, email, online chat, social media, and at local branches Yes Yes Yes Yes
Support Outside United States Yes No No No
Support for Exchanges Outside United States Yes No No No
Support Traders Outside United States Yes No No No
Lumentrades E*TRADE Schwab Fidelity
Access to all trading platforms Free Requires 30 trades per quarter or platform fee Free Requires 36 trades per year
Access to real-time streaming quotes Free (for non-professionals) Platform fee or conditions apply Free (for non-professionals) Free (for non-professionals)
Access to Level II quotes Free (for non-professionals) Platform fee or conditions apply Platform conditions apply Free (for non-professionals)
Qualified investors can use options and futures to manage risk within an IRA No No No No
Charting packages with over 400 technical indicators, drawing tools Yes No No No
Virtual, practice trading in historical and current markets Yes (Demo Tradng) No No No
Ability to trade equities, complex options, futures, options on futures and forex trades via mobile Yes (Lumentrades Mobile) Yes (complex options) No No
Access to CNBC and CNBC International No No CNBC TV Only No
Speak with former floor traders with hundreds of years of combined trading experience Yes No No No
Lumentrades E*TRADE Schwab Fidelity
Access to customized, interactive learning tools Yes No No No
Lumentrades E*TRADE Schwab Fidelity
Online equity trades $0.50 $4.95 - $6.95 $4.95 $4.95
Minimum opening deposit $1.999 $500 $1,000 $0
Access to real-time streaming quotes Free Platform fee or conditions apply Free Free
Access to Level II quotes Free Platform fee or conditions apply Platform conditions apply Free
Lumentrades E*TRADE Schwab Fidelity
Number of commission-free ETFs 1500+ 149 226 265
Forex trading Yes (150+ currency pairs) Yes (56 currency pairs) No No
Cryptocurrency trading Yes (120+ crypto currency) No No No
Wide array of investment products including: Yes (ETFs, bonds, mutual funds, cryptocurrency, and forex) Yes (ETFs, stocks, mutual funds, bonds, options, futures, and forex) Yes (ETFs, futures, bonds, forex, mutual funds, options, and options on futures) Yes (ETFs, mutual funds, bonds, options, and stocks)
Insurance of Capital Yes (Insurance premium of 75% of invested Capital) No No No

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