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Shakes
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So far, what is your impression of IB as a broker?

Overall I really like IB as a broker. It's more geared towards professional traders/institutions. They have a higher minimum deposit of 10K. There commissions for Forex trading maybe a little bit higher, but there spreads are tighter from what I've seen..

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Overall I really like IB as a broker. It's more geared towards professional traders/institutions. They have a higher minimum deposit of 10K. There commissions for Forex trading maybe a little bit higher, but there spreads are tighter from what I've seen..

10K for forex trading too?

 
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