XM
IC Markets
Our Rating
7.42
8.50

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
XM
IC Markets
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
CYSEC (Cyprus)
DFSA (Dubai)
IFSC (Belize)

Brokerage

Feature
XM
IC Markets
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.1
0.02
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.2
0.23
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.4
0.17
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.8
0.62
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
-
Commissions (USD Base)
$3.50
$3.50
Minimum Deposit
$5-$100
$0
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
13+
15+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
XM
IC Markets
Currency Pairs
57+
61+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
-
18+
Index CFDs
18+ (Cash)
12+ (Futures)
16+
Share CFDs
1,144+
100+
Commodities CFD
15+
26+
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)
-
500:1
Retail Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
-
Retail Max. Leverage (Europe)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (Europe)
-
500:1
Retail Max. Leverage (With offshore regulators)
100:1 to 888:1
depending on balance
500:1

*Cryptocurrency CFDs are not available to retail traders in the UK due to FCA regulations
*CFD trading is not available in the USA due to NFA and CFTC regulations, American traders spot trade in place of CFDs.

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
XM
IC Markets
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account

Overall

XM
IC Markets