Eightcap vs FXCM

Eightcap vs FXCM Comparison Table 2023
Eightcap FXCM
WINNER
Eightcap is the better broker
4.6
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Eightcap is a multi-regulated FX and CFD broker offering MT4 and MT5. The brand provides award winning trading platforms, zero commissions, free education and low spreads.

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

Awards
  • Best Forex Broker 2023 - DayTrading.com
  • Best Cryptocurrency Broker 2023 - DayTrading.com
  • Best MT4/MT5 Broker 2022 - DayTrading.com
  • Best Global Forex MT4 Broker 2020 - Global Forex Awards
Instruments
Forex, CFDs, indices, shares, commodities, cryptocurrencies Spreadbetting, CFD, Forex, Crypto
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
£/€/$100 £300
Payment Methods
Minimum Trade
0.01 lots Varies by asset
Regulator
ASIC, VFSC 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
Yes Yes
Autochartist
No No
eSignal
No Yes
Trading Central
No No
STP Account
No No
ECN Account
No No
DMA Account
No No
MAM Account
Yes 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
Yes No
Mobile Apps
iOS & Android iOS and Android
Auto Trading
Capitalise.ai & Expert Advisors
Copy Trading
No Yes
Copy Trading Platform
FXCM offers social and copy trading on forex, CFDs and cryptos through the hugely popular ZuluTrade platform.
Social Trading
No Yes
Trade Signals
Cryptocrusher - signals for cryptocurrencies
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
0
Islamic Account
Yes No
Account Currencies
  • USD
  • EUR
  • GBP
  • CAD
  • AUD
  • NZD
  • SGD
  • USD
  • EUR
  • GBP
  • CAD
  • AUD
  • ZAR
  • CHF
Stock Exchanges
Commodities
CFD Trading
Trade CFDs on popular indices, shares, forex, cryptos & commodities
Leverage
1:30 - 1:500 depending on local regulation 1:30
FTSE Spread
1.2 1.18 pts var*
GBPUSD Spread<
1.0 but 0.0 on Raw Account 0.5 pips*
Oil Spread
0.03 0.05 (var)*
Stocks Spread
$0.02 per share, per side ($4 per lot round turn) 0.2% Var*
Forex Trading
Trade 40+ major, minor & exotic pairs with an award winning platform. Zero commission and tight spreads
GBPUSD Spread
1.0 but 0.0 on Raw Account 0.5 pips var*
EURUSD Spread
1.0 but 0.0 on Raw Account 0.2 pips var*
EURGBP Spread
1.0 but 0.0 on Raw Account 0.5 pips var*
Assets
40+ 40
Cryptocurrency
Trade Bitcoin, major altcoins, cross pairs and indices. Eightcap delivers over 250 crypto backed derivatives
Spread
From $0
Coins
  • BTC
  • ETH
  • XRP
  • ADA
  • DOGE
  • BNB
  • LTC
  • TRX
  • BCH
  • XRP
  • EOS
  • DOT
  • LINK
  • MATIC
  • SHIB
  • BSV
  • VET
  • AXS
  • NEO
  • SOL
  • XLM
  • UNI
  • DASH
  • AAVE
  • KSM
  • THETA
  • CAKE
  • SUSHI
  • ATOM
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Crypto Staking
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No
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