IG Group vs TD Ameritrade

IG Group vs TD Ameritrade Comparison Table 2021
IG Group TD Ameritrade
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. One of the largest discount brokers in the US, with a fixed trading commission and access to a large array of trading products and securities
Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
United States Flag Traders from US accepted
Bonus
None 60 days free trades when depositing $3k
Instruments
Stocks, Digital Options, Futures, Spreadbetting, Options, CFD, Forex, REITs Stocks, Futures, E-minis, Forex
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
£250 $0
Payment Methods
Credit Card, JCB Card, Mastercard, MoneyGram, PayPal, Wire Transfer ACH Transfer, Apple Pay
Minimum Trade
£1 None
Regulator
FCA, MAS SEC
Margin Trading
No No
MetaTrader 4
Yes No
MetaTrader 5
No No
cTrader
No No
STP Account
Yes No
ECN Account
Yes No
DMA Account
Yes Yes
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 iOS and Android
Auto Trading
Yes -
Trade Signals
Yes (Via Chartist Software) -
VPS Hosting
No -
Tournaments
No -
Demo Competitions
No -
Ethical Investing
Yes -
Social Trading
No No
Copy Trading
No No
Islamic Account
No No
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, JPY, SEK, CHF -
CFD
CFD trading not offered
Leverage
1:30 EU, 1:200
FTSE Spread
1 pt
GBPUSD Spread
0.9 pips
Oil Spread
3 pips
Stocks Spread
0.1% Var
Forex
GBPUSD Spread
0.9 pips Variable
EURUSD Spread
0.6 pips Variable
EURGBP Spread
2 pips Variable
Assets
90+
Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits