Markets.com vs Lightspeed Trading

Markets.com vs Lightspeed Financial Comparison Table 2022
Markets.com Lightspeed Financial
WINNER
Lightspeed Financial is the better broker
3.9
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
4.2
United States Flag Traders from US accepted
Markets.com offer CFDs across a huge range of assets from shares and indices to commodities and cryptocurrencies. 79.9% of retail accounts lose money.. Lightspeed is a broker for high-volume traders offering advanced platforms & tools.
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
Instruments
CFD, Forex, Crypto, Spread betting (UK Only) Equities, options, futures
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
$100 $10,000
Payment Methods
Minimum Trade
0.01 lots Variable
Regulator
FCA, CySEC, ASIC, FSCA, FSC, ESMA FINRA, NFA
Margin Trading
No No
MetaTrader 4
Yes No
MetaTrader 5
Yes No
cTrader
No No
AlgoTrader
No No
OmniTrader
No No
TradingView
No No
Autochartist
No No
eSignal
No Yes
Trading Central
Yes No
STP Account
No No
ECN Account
No No
DMA Account
No No
MAM Account
No No
PAMM Account
No No
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
No No
AI / Machine Learning
No No
Robo Advisor
No No
Negative Balance Protection
Yes No
Market Maker
Yes No
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
No No
Mobile Apps
iOS, Android Yes
Auto Trading
Yes
Copy Trading
No No
Social Trading
No No
Trade Signals
Yes Yes
VPS Hosting
No No
Tournaments
No No
Demo Competitions
No No
Ethical Investing
No No
Custodial Account
No
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Yes
Islamic Account
Yes Yes
Account Currencies
  • USD
  • EUR
  • GBP
  • ZAR
  • SEK
  • NOK
  • DKK
  • PLN
  • CZK
  • AED
Stock Exchanges
Commodities
CFD Trading
CFD trading not offered
Leverage
1:30
FTSE Spread
2 pips
GBPUSD Spread<
1.3 pips (var)
Oil Spread
0.05
Stocks Spread
4 pips
Forex Trading
67 major, minor and exotic FX pairs Forex trading not offered
Forex App

Markets.com operate MarketsX – the bespoke platform, both on WebTrader and mobile applications. The app, available on android and iOS has been downloaded over a million times.

GBPUSD Spread
1.3 pips (var)
EURUSD Spread
0.70 pips (var)
EURGBP Spread
1 pip var
Assets
67
Cryptocurrency
Trade 25 different cryptocurrencies via the Markets.com feature rich platform. Leverage capped at 1:2 for EU traders. Trade Bitcoin futures.
Spread
BTC 88.94 (USD), ETH 5 (USD) Floating
Coins
  • BTC
  • BCH
  • DASH
  • ETH
  • LTC
  • XRP
  • TRON
  • BAT
  • NEO
  • ADA
  • BTC
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Crypto Staking
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No
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