Markets.com vs Interactive Brokers

Markets.com vs Interactive Brokers Comparison Table 2021
Markets.com Interactive Brokers
Markets.com offer CFDs across a huge range of assets from shares and indices to commodities and cryptocurrencies. IB Boast a huge market share of global trading. With a minimum deposit of $10,000 however, they remain an option for larger traders only.
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
United States Flag Traders from US accepted
Awards
Best Trading Platform 2020 - FXChoice
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, Futures, E-minis, Options, CFD, Forex, Crypto
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
$100 $10000
Payment Methods
Credit Card, Neteller, PayPal, Skrill, Wire Transfer Apple Pay, Cheque, Credit Card, Google Pay, Mastercard, Samsung Pay
Minimum Trade
0.01 lots $100
Regulator
FCA, CySEC, ASIC, FSCA, FSC SEC, FCA
Margin Trading
No Yes
Margin Rate
1.55 - 2.59%
MetaTrader 4
Yes No
MetaTrader 5
Yes No
cTrader
No No
STP Account
No Yes
ECN Account
No No
DMA Account
No Yes
Mobile Apps
iOS, Android iOS, Android and Windows
Auto Trading
No No
Trade Signals
Yes No
Social Trading
No No
Copy Trading
No No
Islamic Account
Yes No
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP, ZAR USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, INR, JPY, SEK, NOK, DKK, CHF
CFD
Leverage
1:30 (CySEC, FCA, ASIC) 1:300 (FSCA, BVI FSC) 1:50 Var
FTSE Spread
2 pips 0.005% (£1 Min)
GBPUSD Spread
1.3 pips (var) Commission (.20 pts x trade value)
Oil Spread
0.05 N/A
Stocks Spread
4 pips From 0.003 per share, variable
Forex
67 major, minor and exotic FX pairs
GBPUSD Spread
1.3 pips (var) Commission (.20 pts x trade value)
EURUSD Spread
0.70 pips (var) Commission (.20 pts x trade value)
EURGBP Spread
1 pip var Commission (.20 pts x trade value)
Assets
67 70+
Cryptocurrency
Trade 25 different cryptocurrencies via Markets.com feature rich platform. Leverage capped at 1:2 for EU traders.
Spread
BTC 88.94 (USD), ETH 5 (USD)
Coins
BTC, BCH, DASH, ETH, LTC, XRP, TRON, BAT, NEO, ADA BTC, LTC, ETH, XRP