IG Group vs FP Markets

IG Group vs FP Markets Comparison Table 2021
IG Group FP Markets
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. FP Markets is a multi-asset broker offering a choice of trading platforms.
Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
Awards
Best Global Forex Value Broker 2019 - Global Forex Awards
Best Quality of Trade Execution 2019 - Investment Trends
Bonus
None None
Instruments
Stocks, Digital Options, Futures, Spreadbetting, Options, CFD, Forex, REITs Forex, CFDs, indices, shares, commodities, cryptocurrencies
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
£250 $100
Payment Methods
Credit Card, JCB Card, Mastercard, MoneyGram, PayPal, Wire Transfer BPAY, Credit Card, Dragonpay, FasaPay, Neteller, PayPal, Paytrust, POLi, Skrill, Visa, Wire Transfer
Minimum Trade
£1 0.01 lots
Regulator
FCA, MAS ASIC, CySEC, ESMA
Margin Trading
No No
MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5
No Yes
cTrader
No No
STP Account
Yes Yes
ECN Account
Yes Yes
DMA Account
Yes Yes
MAM Account
No Yes
PAMM Account
Yes No
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
No No
AI / Machine Learning
Yes No
Robo Advisor
Yes No
Negative Balance Protection
No No
Market Maker
No Yes
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
Yes Yes
Mobile Apps
iOS, Android Yes
Auto Trading
Yes Yes
Trade Signals
Yes (Via Chartist Software) -
VPS Hosting
No No
Tournaments
No No
Demo Competitions
No No
Ethical Investing
Yes No
Social Trading
No Yes
Copy Trading
No Yes
Islamic Account
No Yes
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, JPY, SEK, CHF USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, JPY, TRY, CHF
CFD
Trade thousands of CFDs across a range of markets with up to 1:500 leverage.
Leverage
1:30 EU, 1:200 1:500
FTSE Spread
1 pt 0.31
GBPUSD Spread
0.9 pips 0.49
Oil Spread
3 pips 0.03
Stocks Spread
0.1% Var Variable
Forex
Trade on dozens of forex pairs with low spreads.
GBPUSD Spread
0.9 pips 0.49
EURUSD Spread
0.6 pips 0.09
EURGBP Spread
2 pips 0.61
Assets
90+ 60+
Cryptocurrency
Crypto trading not offered Trade a handful of leading cryptocurrency coins against the US Dollar.
Spread
Floating
Coins
BTC, BCH, LTC, ETH, RPL
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No
Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits