Skilling.com vs IG Group

Skilling.com vs IG Group Comparison Table 2021
Skilling.com IG Group
Skilling are an exciting new brand, regulated in Europe and beyond, with a bespoke browser based platform, allowing seamless low cost trading across devices. 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.
69% of retail CFD accounts lose money. Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
United States Flag Traders from US not accepted
Bonus
None None
Instruments
CFD, Forex, Crypto, Stocks, Indices & Commodities Stocks, Digital Options, Futures, Spreadbetting, Options, CFD, Forex, REITs
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
100 £/€/$ or 1000 NOK, SEK £250
Payment Methods
Neteller, Skrill, Trustly, Visa Credit Card, JCB Card, Mastercard, MoneyGram, PayPal, Wire Transfer
Minimum Trade
0.01 Lots or 1 Share £1
Regulator
CySec, FSA FCA, MAS
Margin Trading
Yes No
MetaTrader 4
Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5
No No
cTrader
Yes 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
No No
Market Maker
No No
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
No Yes
Mobile Apps
iOS and Android + Browser based platform iOS, Android
Auto Trading
- Yes
Trade Signals
- 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
No No
Account Currencies
USD, EUR, GBP, SEK, NOK USD, EUR, GBP, CAD, AUD, JPY, SEK, CHF
CFD
Leverage
1:30 1:30 EU, 1:200
FTSE Spread
2 pts 1 pt
GBPUSD Spread
0.5 pips 0.9 pips
Oil Spread
6 pips 3 pips
Stocks Spread
0.1% Each Side 0.1% Var
Forex
Skilling offer Standard and Premium accounts offering competitive leverage and spreads across a large range of major, minor and exotic forex pairs.
GBPUSD Spread
0.7 pips 0.9 pips
EURUSD Spread
0.4 pips 0.6 pips
EURGBP Spread
1.1 pips 2 pips
Assets
73 90+
Cryptocurrency
Skilling offer crypto trading on all the largest currencies available, with some very low spreads. Crypto trading not offered
Spread
BTC 0.2%, ETH 1.6%
Coins
BCH, BTC, ETH, LTC, XRP, DASH, EOS, XMR, IOTA, NEO
Crypto Lending
No No
Crypto Mining
No No
Auto Market Maker
No No
69% of retail CFD accounts lose money. Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits