Markets.com vs IG Group

Markets.com vs IG Group Comparison Table 2021
Markets.com IG Group
Markets.com offer CFDs across a huge range of assets from shares and indices to commodities and cryptocurrencies. 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.
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 Trading Platform 2020 - FXScouts
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, Stocks, Spread betting (UK Only) Stocks, Digital Options, Futures, Spreadbetting, Options, CFD, Forex, REITs
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
$100 £250
Payment Methods
Credit Card, Debit Card, Neteller, PayPal, Skrill, Wire Transfer Credit Card, JCB Card, Mastercard, MoneyGram, PayPal, Wire Transfer
Minimum Trade
0.01 lots £1
Regulator
FCA, CySEC, ASIC, FSCA, FSC, ESMA FCA, MAS
Margin Trading
No No
MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5
Yes No
cTrader
No No
STP Account
No Yes
ECN Account
No Yes
DMA Account
No Yes
MAM Account
No No
PAMM Account
No Yes
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
No No
AI / Machine Learning
No Yes
Robo Advisor
No Yes
Negative Balance Protection
Yes No
Market Maker
Yes No
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
No Yes
Mobile Apps
iOS, Android iOS, Android
Auto Trading
- Yes
Trade Signals
Yes Yes (Via Chartist Software)
VPS Hosting
No No
Tournaments
No No
Demo Competitions
No No
Ethical Investing
No Yes
Social Trading
No No
Copy Trading
No No
Islamic Account
Yes No
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP, ZAR USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, JPY, SEK, CHF
CFD
Leverage
1:30 1:30 EU, 1:200
FTSE Spread
2 pips 1 pt
GBPUSD Spread
1.3 pips (var) 0.9 pips
Oil Spread
0.05 3 pips
Stocks Spread
4 pips 0.1% Var
Forex
67 major, minor and exotic FX pairs
GBPUSD Spread
1.3 pips (var) 0.9 pips
EURUSD Spread
0.70 pips (var) 0.6 pips
EURGBP Spread
1 pip var 2 pips
Assets
67 90+
Cryptocurrency
Trade 25 different cryptocurrencies via Markets.com feature rich platform. Leverage capped at 1:2 for EU traders. Crypto trading not offered
Spread
BTC 88.94 (USD), ETH 5 (USD)
Coins
BTC, BCH, DASH, ETH, LTC, XRP, TRON, BAT, NEO, ADA
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No
Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits