Broker Reviewed

IC Markets
Plus500
Our Rating
8.83
5.83
Best Spread Broker
80.5% of retail CFD accounts lose money

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
IC Markets
Plus500
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
MAS (Singapore)
CFTC (U.S.A)
FSCA (South Africa)
FINMA (Switzerland)
CYSEC (Cypus)
IIROC (Canada)
FMA (New Zealand)
Dubai (DFSA)

Brokerage

Feature
IC Markets
Plus500
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.10 Raw Account
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.40 Raw Account
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.20 Raw Account
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.10
0.8
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
Commissions (USD Base)
$3.50
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
$200
100
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
15
3
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
IC Markets
Plus500
Currency Pairs
65+
60+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
10+
10+
Index CFDs
16+
67+
Share CFDs
100+
1816+
Commodities CFD
19+
17+
Stockbroking
Retail Max. Leverage
500:1
30:1 (FCA)
300:1 (ASIC)
20:1 (MAS)
Professional Leverage
500:1
300:1

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
IC Markets
Plus500
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection
ESMA regulated territories only
Demo Account
Unique Feature 1
ECN pricing
Trade cannabis index
Unique Feature 2
Range of fee free funding options
Guaranteed stop-loss

Overall

IC Markets
Plus500