IC Markets
FXCM
Our Rating
8.83
6.38
77% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with IC Markets (EU) Ltd
74.74% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
IC Markets
FXCM
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
FSCA (South Africa)
CYSEC (Cypus)
Dubai (DFSA)

Brokerage

Feature
IC Markets
FXCM
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.1 Raw Account
0.3 (Active trader only)
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.4 Raw Account
0.9 (Active trader only)
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.2 Raw Account
0.4 (Active trader only)
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.1
1.4
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
Commissions (USD Base)
$3.50
$3.00 (Active trader only)
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
USD $200
$50 (USD/AUD) Standard
$30,000 (USD/AUD) Active traders
Swap Free Account
Yes
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
15
8
No Funding Fees

(wire withdrawals only)

Markets and Instruments

Feature
IC Markets
FXCM
Currency Pairs
65+
39+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
10+
6+
Index CFDs
16+
13+
Share CFDs
100+
15
Commodities CFD
19+
9+
Stockbroking
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1 (Cysec)
500:1 (ASIC/International)
400:1 (Australia, South Africa)
30:1 (UK/Europe)
Professional Leverage
500:1
100:1 (UK/Europe)

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
IC Markets
FXCM
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading

(via Zulu Trade)
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection
Cysec Regulation Only

(UK/Europe)
Cross
(Australia)
Demo Account
Unique Feature 1
ECN pricing
Large range of trading platforms
Unique Feature 2
No funding fees
Excellent performance and
slippage metrics supplied

Overall

IC Markets
FXCM