What is an online broker?

    In online trading, a broker is a financial institution that enables a trader to trade stockscurrencies or commodities.

    Online brokers provide the medium in which buyers and sellers can trade. They act as an agent to traders and provide the means to buy and sell financial instruments across different asset classes. They do this by matching up orders from either liquidity providers or other individual traders.

    There are different broker types that cater to the retail market:

    At Tradimo, we partner with a number of brokers. In our brokers’ section, each broker provides you with a lot of information about themselves.