IC Markets
BlackBull Markets

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
IC Markets
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ASIC (Australia)
CYSEC (Cyprus)
FMA (New Zealand)
FSA (Seychelles)

Brokerage

Feature
IC Markets
BlackBull Markets
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.02
0.23
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.23
0.72
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.17
0.65
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.62
1.20
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
-
Commissions (USD Base)
$3.50
$3.00
Minimum Deposit
$0
$50
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
15+
4+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
IC Markets
BlackBull Markets
Currency Pairs
61+
64+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
18+
11+
Index CFDs
16+
15+
Share CFDs
100+
350+
Commodities CFD
26+
21+
Stockbroking
-
23,000+
Retail Max Leverage (Australia)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
-
Pro. Max Leverage (Australia)
500:1
-
Retail Max. Leverage (Europe)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
-
Pro. Max. Leverage (Europe)
500:1
-
Retail Max. Leverage (With offshore regulators)
500:1
500:1

*Cryptocurrency CFDs are not available to retail traders in the UK due to FCA regulations
*CFD trading is not available in the USA due to NFA and CFTC regulations, American traders spot trade in place of CFDs.

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
IC Markets
BlackBull Markets
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
TradingView
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account

Overall

IC Markets
BlackBull Markets