Pepperstone
IC Markets
Our Rating
9.17
8.83
79.3% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider
Best Spread Broker

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
Pepperstone
IC Markets
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
CYSEC (Cypus)
Dubai (DFSA)

Brokerage

Feature
Pepperstone
IC Markets
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.16
0.10 Raw Account
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.4
0.40 Raw Account
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.27
0.20 Raw Account
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.16
1.10
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
Commissions (USD Base)
AUD/USD$3.50
$3.50
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
AUD/USD $200
$200
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
16
15
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Pepperstone
IC Markets
Currency Pairs
66+
65+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
4+
10+
Index CFDs
14+
16+
Share CFDs
63+
100+
Commodities CFD
4+
19+
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1 (FCA)
500:1 (ASIC)
50:1 (DFSA)
500:1
Professional Leverage
500:1
500:1

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
Pepperstone
IC Markets
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
ECN pricing
Unique Feature 2
Fast Execution Speed
Range of fee free funding options

Overall

Pepperstone
IC Markets