Broker Reviewed

Plus500
CMC Markets
Our Rating
5.83
7.17
80.5% of retail CFD accounts lose money
78% of retail investor accounts lose money when
spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider

Regulations and Licenses

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

Brokerage

Feature
Plus500
CMC Markets
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.8
1.2
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
Commissions (USD Base)
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
100
$0
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
3
6
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Plus500
CMC Markets
Currency Pairs
60+
339+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
10+
12+
Index CFDs
67+
46+
Share CFDs
1816+
9000+
Commodities CFD
17+
111+
Stockbroking
9000+
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1 (FCA)
300:1 (ASIC)
20:1 (MAS)
30:1 (Europe)
20:1 (Singapore)
500:1 (Australia / International)
Professional Leverage
300:1
500:1

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
Plus500
CMC Markets
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
MetaTrader 4 only
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection
Only in ESMA regulated territories
Demo Account
Unique Feature 1
Trade cannabis index
Offers both CFD and Stock trading
Unique Feature 2
Guaranteed stop-loss
Trade Treasury notes

Overall

Plus500
CMC Markets