If you are already a Forex Trader or you have just started researching about Forex, you may have heard of Pepperstone, Australia's main Forex and CFD Trading Platform. Because of the favorable conditions that they provide to clients [in terms of spreads and trade execution], Pepperstone's popularity has grown exponentially. But what you want to check is whether the company accepts or not local clients. The answer is yes, Pepperstone opens Trading accounts to clients living in South Africa.
When compared to other CFD Brokers, Pepperstone stands out because they offer ultra-low spreads and powerful trading platforms. Several industry experts have stated that Pepperstone has made a valuable contribution to the financial services industry, so the company has one of the highest conversion rates (A potential client who tries it later becomes a client). Pepperstone handles an average of $125.5 billion in trading orders per day, meaning that it is one of the world's largest FX brokers worldwide.
¿Concerned about who's regulating them? Pepperstone is heavily regulated in Australia, Cyprus (EU), the UK, Germany, UAE, and Kenya, so it is fair to say it is trustworthy. By the way, opening a Trading account requires a simple process; you need to upload an ID and a Utility bill through their App and in a few days, you are ready to go.