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eToro's servers are slow and the trading platform crashes

I lost few goods positions (crashing when changing stop loss or freezing (too) long seconds to validate an action ...)

Theirs servers are slow, we know it, they know it. But the application should manage that. I mean a server not responding is one thing, but an application that crashed because server is not responding is another thing. Even more for forex trading.

But this interface is a nice effort ! And i'm sure that developers are working on that timeout prob, at less it's what i would work on.

Tom 2009-07-27

eToro is an innovative forex trading service offering both traditional and social trading. Currently the broker reports 2.75 million registered users and over 37,000,000 executed orders since January 1, 2012 – and this is no surprise given the company's aggressive advertising (just the other a promo offer popped up in our Facebook feed and we got a nice cash bonus).

 
Speaking of bonuses, first time depositors are entitled to a bonus ranging from $20 to $1,000 depending on the deposit amount – unless they qualify for a Premium account where the bonus is 10% up to $10,000 and is valid for every deposit, not only for the first one. 
 
Referring your friends to eToro will bring you a bonus of $100 per friend. If you are a Premium account holder and manage to refer another Premium trader, you will get a bonus of $1,000. 
 
eToro runs operations through its proprietary trading web platform, which is intuitive and easy to use. We wouldn't go as far as calling it unique as it doesn't offer any features you won't find on other platforms, however it is pretty light and comes with a built-in trade copy functionality. One thing eToro could improve is technical analysis tools and indicators.
 
The eToro OpenBook is a separate platform designed especially for automated trading (e.g. copying signals). On it, each trader has a detailed profile allowing the rest of the flock to analyze his/her performance and figure out whether that person is worth following.
 
For the ones particularly good there is the Social Guru, where signal providers go through a certain selection process and then get rewarded for their trading ideas. The bonuses they get depend on the number of followers each Guru has, and vary from $100 to $10,000 per month. 
 
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