Broker Reviewed

Pepperstone
IC Markets
Our Rating
9.17
8.83
Most Awarded Broker
Best Spread Broker

Regulations and Licenses

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

Brokerage

Feature
Pepperstone
IC Markets
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.13
0.10
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.51
0.40
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.18
0.20
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.13
1.10
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
Commissions (USD Base)
AUD $3.50
USD $3.50
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
$200
USD $200
Has Islamic 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
2+
16+
Share CFDs
5+
100+
Commodities CFD
4+
19+
Retail Max. Leverage
500:1
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
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection
ESMA regulated territories only
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