FXCM vs Markets.com

FXCM vs Markets.com Comparison Table 2021
FXCM Markets.com
FXCM are an FCA regulated, London based broker. Companies under the FXCM umbrella are also regulated in Australia and South Africa. Markets.com offer CFDs across a huge range of assets from shares and indices to commodities and cryptocurrencies.
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Awards
Best Trading Platform 2020 - FXChoice
Runner Up - Best FX Broker 2019 - DayTrading.com
Best Forex Provider 2017 - UK Forex Awards
Best FX Platform 2017 - UK Forex Awards
Bonus
None None
Instruments
CFD, Forex, Crypto CFD, Forex, Crypto, Stocks, Spread betting (UK Only)
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
£300 $100
Payment Methods
Credit Card, POLi Credit Card, Neteller, PayPal, Skrill, Wire Transfer
Minimum Trade
Varies by asset 0.01 lots
Regulator
FCA, CySEC, ASIC. FCA, CySEC, ASIC, FSCA, FSC
Margin Trading
Yes No
Margin Rate
MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5
No Yes
cTrader
No No
STP Account
No No
ECN Account
No No
DMA Account
No No
Mobile Apps
iOS and Android iOS, Android
Auto Trading
No No
Trade Signals
No Yes
Social Trading
Yes No
Copy Trading
Yes No
Islamic Account
No Yes
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, ZAR, CHF USD, EUR, GBP, ZAR
CFD
Leverage
1:30 [CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.] 1:30 (CySEC, FCA, ASIC) 1:300 (FSCA, BVI FSC)
FTSE Spread
1.18 pts var* 2 pips
GBPUSD Spread
0.5 pips* 1.3 pips (var)
Oil Spread
0.05 (var)* 0.05
Stocks Spread
0.2% Var* 4 pips
Forex
67 major, minor and exotic FX pairs
GBPUSD Spread
0.5 pips var* 1.3 pips (var)
EURUSD Spread
0.2 pips var* 0.70 pips (var)
EURGBP Spread
0.5 pips var* 1 pip var
Assets
40 67
Cryptocurrency
Trade 25 different cryptocurrencies via Markets.com feature rich platform. Leverage capped at 1:2 for EU traders.
Spread
BTC 88.94 (USD), ETH 5 (USD)
Coins
BTC, BCH, DASH, ETH, LTC, XRP, TRON, BAT, NEO, ADA