IC Markets
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Our Rating
8.50
7.83
77% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with IC Markets (EU) Ltd
70-80% of retail CFD accounts lose money

Regulations and Licenses

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ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
MAS (Singapore)
FINMA (Switzerland)
CYSEC (Cyprus)
DFSA (Dubai)
FSA (Seychelles)

Brokerage

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EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.02
-
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.23
-
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.17
-
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.62
1.9
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
-
Commissions (USD Base)
$3.50
2
Minimum Deposit
$0
$1000
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
15+
3+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

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Currency Pairs
61+
76+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
18+
26+
Index CFDs
16+
26+
Share CFDs
100+
250+
Commodities CFD
26+
20+
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)
500:1
400:1
Retail Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
-
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
-
400:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Europe)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
-
Pro. Max. Leverage (Europe)
500:1
-
Retail Max. Leverage (UAE)
-
Major Pairs 100:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (UAE)
-
400:1
Retail Max. Leverage (With offshore regulators)
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

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MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
TradingView
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account

Overall

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