XM
Pepperstone
Our Rating
7.42
9.33

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
XM
Pepperstone
ASIC (Australia)
FCA (UK)
CYSEC (Cyprus)
DFSA (Dubai)
BaFin (Germany)
IFSC (Belize)
SCB (Bahamas)

Brokerage

Feature
XM
Pepperstone
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.1
0.17
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.2
0.59
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.4
0.24
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.8
0.77
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+
16+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
XM
Pepperstone
Currency Pairs
57+
62+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
-
12+
Index CFDs
18+ (Cash)
12+ (Futures)
14+
Share CFDs
1,144+
300+
Commodities CFD
15+
9+
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
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
-
500:1
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 (UAE)
-
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (UAE)
-
500:1
Retail Max. Leverage (With offshore regulators)
100:1 to 888:1
depending on balance
200:1

*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
Pepperstone
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
TradingView
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account

Overall

XM
Pepperstone