Plus500
IG
Our Rating
5.83
6.67
77% of retail CFD accounts lose money
71% of retail investor accounts lose money when
trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
Plus500
IG
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
MAS (Singapore)
NFA or CFTC (USA)
FSCA (South Africa)
FINMA (Switzerland)
CYSEC (Cypus)
FMA (New Zealand)
DFSA (Dubai)
CBI (Ireland)
FSA (Seychelles)
BMA (Bermuda)

Brokerage

Feature
Plus500
IG
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.17
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.59
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
-
0.3
EUR/USD Standard Spread
-
0.86
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
Commissions (USD Base)
-
-
Minimum Deposit
$100
$450
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
3+
4+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Plus500
IG
Currency Pairs
71+
100+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
15+
12+
Index CFDs
67+
34+
Share CFDs
1816+
12000+
Commodities CFD
22+
35+
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)
300:1
Pro 1: 100:1
Pro 2: 250:1
Retail Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
300:1
222:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Europe)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (Europe)
300:1
222:1
Retail Max. Leverage (USA)
-
Major Pairs 50:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Singapore)
Major Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 20:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (Singapore)
-
50:1
Retail Max. Leverage (South Africa)
-
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (South Africa)
-
222:1
Retail Max. Leverage (With offshore regulators)
300:1
200:1

*Cryptocurrency CFDs are not available to retail traders in the UK due to FCA regulations

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
Plus500
IG
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account
Unique Feature
Trade cannabis index
Guaranteed stop loss orders

Overall

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