CMC Markets
IG
Our Rating
7.17
6.67
73% of retail investor accounts lose money when
spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider
71% 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)
NFA or CFTC (USA)
FSCA (South Africa)
FINMA (Switzerland)
CYSEC (Cypus)
FMA (New Zealand)
DFSA (Dubai)
CBI (Ireland)
FSA (Seychelles)
FSC BVI (British Virgin Islands)
BMA (Bermuda)

Brokerage

Feature
CMC Markets
IG
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.17
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.59
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.3
EUR/USD Standard Spread
-
0.86
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
Commissions (USD Base)
-
-
Minimum Deposit
$0
$450
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
6+
4+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
CMC Markets
IG
Currency Pairs
338+
100+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
19+
12+
Index CFDs
46+
34+
Share CFDs
9,000+
12000+
Commodities CFD
124+
35+
Stockbroking
9,000+
Retail Max Leverage (Australia)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max Leverage (Australia)
500:1
Pro 1: 100:1
Pro 2: 250:1
Retail Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
500:1
222:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Europe)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (Europe)
500:1
222:1
Retail Max. Leverage (USA)
-
Major Pairs 50:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Singapore)
Major Pairs 20:1
Minor Pairs 10:1
Major Pairs 20:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (Singapore)
500:1
50:1
Retail Max. Leverage (South Africa)
-
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (South Africa)
-
222:1
Retail Max. Leverage (With offshore regulators)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
200:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (With offshore regulators)
-
-

*Cryptocurrency CFDs are not available to retail traders in the UK due to FCA regulations

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
CMC Markets
IG
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
TradingView
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account
Unique Feature
Offers both CFD and Stock trading
Guaranteed stop loss orders

Overall

CMC Markets
IG

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