IG Group vs Fortrade

IG Group vs Fortrade Comparison Table 2021
IG Group Fortrade
IG-US offer spread betting, CFD and Forex trading across a range of markets. They are FCA regulated, boast a great trading app and have a 40 year track record of excellence. Fortrade is a multi-asset broker offering a simple live account with advanced tools.
Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
Bonus
None None
Instruments
Stocks, Digital Options, Futures, Spreadbetting, Options, CFD, Forex, REITs Forex, CFDs, indices, shares, commodities, cryptocurrencies, ETFs, bonds
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
£250 $100
Payment Methods
Credit Card, JCB Card, Mastercard, MoneyGram, PayPal, Wire Transfer Bitcoin Payments, MoneyGram, Neteller, PayPal, Skrill, Visa
Minimum Trade
£1 0.01 lots
Regulator
FCA, MAS FCA, ASIC, CySEC, NBRB, IIROC
Margin Trading
No No
MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5
No No
cTrader
No No
STP Account
Yes No
ECN Account
Yes No
DMA Account
Yes No
MAM Account
No No
PAMM Account
Yes No
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
No No
AI / Machine Learning
Yes -
Robo Advisor
Yes -
Negative Balance Protection
No -
Market Maker
No No
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
Yes No
Mobile Apps
iOS, Android Yes
Auto Trading
Yes Yes (EAs)
Trade Signals
Yes (Via Chartist Software) Yes
VPS Hosting
No -
Tournaments
No -
Demo Competitions
No -
Ethical Investing
Yes -
Social Trading
No No
Copy Trading
No No
Islamic Account
No Yes
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, JPY, SEK, CHF USD, EUR, GBP
CFD
Trade CFDs with up to 1:30 leverage in multiple markets.
Leverage
1:30 EU, 1:200 1:30
FTSE Spread
1 pt 2
GBPUSD Spread
0.9 pips 2
Oil Spread
3 pips 0.04
Stocks Spread
0.1% Var Variable
Forex
Trade a breadth of forex pairs with up to 1:30 leverage.
GBPUSD Spread
0.9 pips 2
EURUSD Spread
0.6 pips 2
EURGBP Spread
2 pips 3
Assets
90+ 60+
Cryptocurrency
Crypto trading not offered Trade four leading crypto coins against the US Dollar.
Spread
Variable
Coins
BTC, DSH, LTC, ETH
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No
Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits