Admiral Markets vs FXCM

Admiral Markets vs FXCM Comparison Table 2023
Admiral Markets FXCM
WINNER
Admiral Markets is the better broker
3.5
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Admiral Markets is leading Forex and CFD broker offering the MT4 & MT5 platforms, low fees and extensive educational tools.

FXCM are an FCA regulated, London based broker. Companies under the FXCM umbrella are also regulated in Australia and South Africa.

Pros
  • Demo account
  • MT4 integration
  • Copy trading
  • Low minimum deposit
  • Good execution speed
  • Full range of investments
Cons
  • Inactivity fee
  • US traders not accepted
Awards
  • Best Education & Training (Germany) - 2020
  • Best Forex Broker (Spain) - 2020
  • Best Forex Company - 2019
Instruments
Forex, CFDs, indices, shares, commodities, cryptocurrencies, ETFs, bonds, spread betting Spreadbetting, CFD, Forex, Crypto
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
$100 £300
Payment Methods
Minimum Trade
0.01 lots Varies by asset
Regulator
FCA, CySEC, ASIC, JSC FCA, CySEC, ASIC.
Margin Trading
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5
Yes No
cTrader
No No
AlgoTrader
No Yes
OmniTrader
No No
TradingView
No Yes
Autochartist
No No
eSignal
No Yes
Trading Central
Yes No
STP Account
Yes No
ECN Account
No No
DMA Account
Yes No
MAM Account
No Yes
PAMM Account
No No
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
No No
AI / Machine Learning
No No
Robo Advisor
No No
Negative Balance Protection
Yes Yes
Market Maker
No Yes
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
No No
Mobile Apps
Yes iOS and Android
Auto Trading
EAs
Copy Trading
Yes Yes
Copy Trading Platform
Admiral Markets offers an intuitive copy trading solution where subscribers can mirror the strategies of proven investors while setting their own stop loss and take profit limits in line with their risk appetite. FXCM offers social and copy trading on forex, CFDs and cryptos through the hugely popular ZuluTrade platform.
Social Trading
Yes Yes
Trade Signals
Yes (MetaQuotes)
VPS Hosting
Yes No
Tournaments
No No
Demo Competitions
No No
Ethical Investing
No No
Custodial Account
No No
Guaranteed Stop Loss
No No
Inactivity Fee
$10
Islamic Account
Yes No
Account Currencies
  • USD
  • EUR
  • GBP
  • SEK
  • CHF
  • CZK
  • USD
  • EUR
  • GBP
  • CAD
  • AUD
  • ZAR
  • CHF
Stock Exchanges
Commodities
CFD Trading
CFDs are available on thousands of markets, including forex, indices, shares, and commodities
Leverage
1:30, 1:500 (non-EU) 1:30
FTSE Spread
0.8 1.18 pts var*
GBPUSD Spread<
1.3 0.5 pips*
Oil Spread
0.03 0.05 (var)*
Stocks Spread
0.5 0.2% Var*
Forex Trading
50 currency pairs are available, including majors, minors, and exotics
GBPUSD Spread
1 0.5 pips var*
EURUSD Spread
0.6 0.2 pips var*
EURGBP Spread
1 0.5 pips var*
Assets
50 40
Cryptocurrency
Trading is available on crypto cross pairs and crypto pairs with fiat currencies
Spread
1%
Coins
  • BTC
  • BCH
  • DSH
  • EOS
  • ETC
  • ETH
  • LTC
  • XLM
  • XMR
  • XRP
  • ZEC
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Crypto Staking
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No
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