Forex.com
ThinkMarkets
Our Rating
61
68
72% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs
75.5% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
Forex.com
ThinkMarkets
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
MAS (Singapore)
NFA or CFTC (USA)
FSCA (South Africa)
CYSEC (Cyprus)
CIRO / IIROC (Canada)
FSA (Seychelles)
CIMA (Cayman Islands)

Brokerage

Feature
Forex.com
ThinkMarkets
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.1
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.3
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.2
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.2
1.1
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
-
GBP/USD Avg. Standard Spread
1.6
1.3
AUD/USD Avg. Standard Spread
1.4
1.1
Commissions (USD Base)
$6.00
$3.50
Minimum Deposit
$100
$0
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
4+
6+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Forex.com
ThinkMarkets
Currency Pairs
80+
46+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
8+
21+
Index CFDs
15+ (Standard Account)
21+
Share CFDs
220+ (Standard Account)
1200+
Commodities CFD
26+
15+
Stockbroking
-
-
Retail Max Leverage (Australia)
-
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max Leverage (Australia)
-
500:1
Retail Max. Leverage (United Kingdom)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (United Kingdom)
400:1
500:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Europe)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (Europe)
400:1
500:1
Retail Max. Leverage (USA)
Spot 50:1
Futures 6.25:1
-
Retail Max. Leverage (Canada)
Major Pairs 33:1
Minor Pairs 17:1
-
Pro. Max. Leverage (New Zealand)
-
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
Forex.com
ThinkMarkets
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
TradingView
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account

Overall

Forex.com
ThinkMarkets
Our Rating
610
680
 

How Do ThinkMarkets Vs FOREX.com Compare?

Our full comparison covers the 10 most important trading factors to help you decide between FOREX.com and ThinkMarkets.

  • ThinkMarkets offers lower average spreads on major currency pairs compared to FOREX.com.
  • FOREX.com is regulated by a larger number of top-tier authorities, offering potentially greater security.
  • ThinkMarkets provides innovative trading platforms like ThinkTrader, which FOREX.com lacks.
  • FOREX.com charges an inactivity fee, while ThinkMarkets does not have such a fee.
  • ThinkMarkets offers lower commission rates on its ThinkZero account compared to FOREX.com’s commission rates.