IG
EasyMarkets
Our Rating
6.67
7.33
71% of retail investor accounts lose money when
trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider
Ideal For Beginner Traders

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
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EasyMarkets
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
IG
EasyMarkets
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
0.70
Commissions (USD Base)
-
-
Minimum Deposit
$450
$200 (Standard)
$3,000 (Premium)
$10,000 (VIP)
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
4+
16+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
IG
EasyMarkets
Currency Pairs
100+
62+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
12+
17+
Index CFDs
34+
14+
Share CFDs
12000+
26+
Commodities CFD
35+
31+
Stockbroking
-
Retail Max Leverage (Australia)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max Leverage (Australia)
Pro 1: 100:1
Pro 2: 250:1
200:1
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)
222:1
400:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Europe)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (Europe)
222:1
400:1
Retail Max. Leverage (USA)
Major Pairs 50:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
-
Retail Max. Leverage (Singapore)
Major Pairs 20:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
-
Pro. Max. Leverage (Singapore)
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)
200:1
400:1

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

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
IG
EasyMarkets
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
Guaranteed stop loss orders
Risk management leader
DealCancellation
Freeze Rate

Overall

IG
EasyMarkets