LCG vs eToro

LCG vs eToro Comparison Table 2021
LCG eToro
London Capital Group provide trading on 7000+ markets over 9 asset classes. Spreads are competitive but active traders may have better broker options elsewhere. eToro is a multi-asset platform which offers both investing in stocks and cryptoassets, as well as trading CFDs.
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Bonus
None None
Instruments
Stocks, Futures, CFD, Forex Stocks, CFD, Forex, Crypto, ETFs
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
0 $/€/£ $200 ($50 in US)
Payment Methods
Apple Pay, BPAY, Diners Club, Dragonpay, JCB Card, Neteller, PayPal, Perfect Money, Rapid Transfer, Skrill, Swift, UnionPay, Venmo, Visa, Webmoney, Wire Transfer, Yandex Money
Minimum Trade
Lots vary by asset $1
Regulator
FCA FCA
Margin Trading
No Yes
MetaTrader 4
Yes No
MetaTrader 5
No No
cTrader
No No
STP Account
No Yes
ECN Account
No Yes
DMA Account
No No
MAM Account
No No
PAMM Account
No No
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
No No
AI / Machine Learning
- Yes
Robo Advisor
- Yes
Negative Balance Protection
- Yes
Market Maker
- Yes
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
No Yes
Mobile Apps
iOS, Android and Windows
Auto Trading
- Automate your trades via Copy Trading - Follow profitable traders. Open and close trades automatically when they do.
Trade Signals
- via Copy Trading
VPS Hosting
- No
Tournaments
- No
Demo Competitions
- No
Ethical Investing
- Yes
Social Trading
No Yes
Copy Trading
No Yes
Islamic Account
No Yes
Account Currencies
- USD
CFD
Leverage
1:30 1:30 EU, 1:100
FTSE Spread
1 pt 1 pt
GBPUSD Spread
0.5 pips 2 pips
Oil Spread
3 pips (Variable) 5 pts
Stocks Spread
0.3% Var 0.24% Var
Forex
GBPUSD Spread
0.5 pips 2 pips
EURUSD Spread
0.3 pips 1 pips
EURGBP Spread
0.4 pips 1.5 pips
Assets
60+ 50+
Cryptocurrency
Crypto trading not offered eToro lead the way in Crypto trading. The lowest spreads (from 1% for BTC), their own wallet service and the largest number of Cryptos to trade. FCA Regulated.
Spread
BTC <1%, ETH 2%
Coins
BTC, ETH, BCH, XRP, DASH, LTC, ETC, ADA, MIOTA, XLM, EOS, NEO, ZEC, BNB, VET
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No