Broker Reviewed

Pepperstone
AxiTrader
Our Rating
9.17
7.33
78.6% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider
72.6% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider

Regulations and Licenses

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

Brokerage

Feature
Pepperstone
AxiTrader
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.13
0.44
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.51
0.85
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.18
0.42
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.13
1.0
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
N/A
Commissions (USD Base)
AUD/USD$3.50
USD$3.50
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
AUD/USD $200
$0
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
16
12
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Pepperstone
AxiTrader
Currency Pairs
66+
80+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
4+
6+
Index CFDs
2+
31+
Share CFDs
63+
Commodities CFD
4+
28+
Stockbroking
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1 (FCA)
500:1 (ASIC)
50:1 (DFSA)
30:1 (FCA)
400:1 (ASIC)
50:1 (DFSA)
Professional Leverage
500:1
400:1 (FCA)

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
Pepperstone
AxiTrader
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
ASIC Only
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection

only with FCA regulation
ESMA regulated territories only
Demo Account
Unique Feature 1
Smart Trader Tools
MetaTrader 4 specialist
Unique Feature 2
Fast Execution Speed
Award-winning customer service

Overall

Pepperstone
AxiTrader