The best FINMA regulated brokers

The Best FINMA regulated brokers for Swiss Traders

  • IG Markets IG – Best FINMA Regulated Forex Broker
  • saxomarkets logo Saxo Bank – Great Range of Trading Products
  • swissquote logo Swissquote – Top Range of Currency Pairs
  • dukascopy logo Dukascopy – Great STP Or ECN Trading

IG
Saxo Capital Markets
Swissquote
Our Rating
6.67
6.0
7.67
76% of retail investor accounts lose money when
trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider
182 spot pairs + 140 forwards
77% of retail CFD accounts lose money

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
IG
Saxo Capital Markets
Swissquote
FINMA (Switzerland)

Brokerage

Feature
IG
Saxo Capital Markets
Swissquote
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.17
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.6
N/A
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.3
N/A
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.86
1.1
1.7
(Prime)
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
N/A
Commissions (USD Base)
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
$450
USD $10000
USD $1000 Standard Account)
$10,000 Premium Account
$50,000 Prime Account
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
4
5
3
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
IG
Saxo Capital Markets
Swissquote
Currency Pairs
80+
180+
138+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
5+
Index CFDs
34+
26+
Share CFDs
12000+
20,000+
Commodities CFD
38+
70+
12+
Stockbroking
N/A
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1 (UK/Europe/Australia)
50:1 (US)
50:1 (Dubai)
30:1 (FCA)
100:1 (ASIC)
20:1 (MAS)
50:1 (Central Bank of UAE)
30:1 (FCA/FINMA)
(50:1 DFSA)
20:1 (MAS)
Professional Leverage
200:1
100:1
400:1 (FCA)

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
IG
Saxo Capital Markets
Swissquote
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
MetaTrader 4 only
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection
ESMA regulated territories only
ESMA regulated territories only
ESMA regulated territories only
Demo Account
Unique Feature 1
Guaranteed stop loss orders
CFD and Underlying assets for trade
Tight spread only accounts
Unique Feature 2
Range of platforms
In house analysts
Negative balance protection

Overall