Broker Reviewed

CMC Markets
IG
Our Rating
7.17
6.67
78% of retail investor accounts lose money when
spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider
76% of retail investor accounts lose money when
trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
CMC Markets
IG
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
MAS (Singapore)
CFTC (U.S.A)
FSCA (South Africa)
FINMA (Switzerland)
CYSEC (Cypus)
IIROC (Canada)
FMA (New Zealand)
Dubai (DFSA)
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Brokerage

Feature
CMC Markets
IG
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.17
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.6
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.3
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.2
0.7
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
Commissions (USD Base)
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
$0
$450
Has Islamic Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
6
4
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
CMC Markets
IG
Currency Pairs
339+
80+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
12+
5+
Index CFDs
46+
34+
Share CFDs
9000+
12000+
Commodities CFD
111+
38+
Stockbroking
9000+
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1 (Europe)
20:1 (Singapore)
500:1 (Australia / International)
FCA (30:1)
ASIC (200:1)
50:1 (CFTC)
50:1 (DFSA)
Professional Leverage
500:1
200:1

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
CMC Markets
IG
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
MetaTrader 4 only
Social + Copy Trading
MetaTrader 4 onliy
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection
Only in ESMA regulated territories
ESMA regulated territories only
Demo Account
Unique Feature 1
Offers both CFD and Stock trading
Guaranteed stop loss orders
Unique Feature 2
Trade Treasury notes
Range of platforms

Overall