XTB
Forex.com
Our Rating
46
61
76% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider
72% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
XTB
Forex.com
FCA (UK)
MAS (Singapore)
NFA or CFTC (USA)
CYSEC (Cyprus)
CIRO / IIROC (Canada)
DFSA (Dubai)
BaFin (Germany)
IFSC (Belize)
CIMA (Cayman Islands)

Brokerage

Feature
XTB
Forex.com
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.9
-
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.14
-
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.13
-
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.9
1.2
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
-
GBP/USD Avg. Standard Spread
1.4
1.6
AUD/USD Avg. Standard Spread
1.3
1.4
Commissions (USD Base)
-
$6.00
Minimum Deposit
$250
$100
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
5+
4+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
XTB
Forex.com
Currency Pairs
49+
80+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
16+
8+
Index CFDs
42+
15+ (Standard Account)
Share CFDs
1750+
220+ (Standard Account)
Commodities CFD
22+
26+
Stockbroking
-
-
Retail Max. Leverage (United Kingdom)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (United Kingdom)
500:1
400:1
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
400:1
Retail Max. Leverage (UAE)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
-
Pro. Max. Leverage (UAE)
500:1
-
Retail Max. Leverage (USA)
-
Spot 50:1
Futures 6.25:1
Retail Max. Leverage (Canada)
-
Major Pairs 33:1
Minor Pairs 17:1

*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
XTB
Forex.com
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
TradingView
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading

Allowed but not supported
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account

Overall

XTB
Forex.com
Our Rating
460
610
 

Our full comparison covers the 10 most important trading factors, but here are five noticeable differences between XTB and FOREX.com:

  • XTB has a minimum deposit requirement of $0, while FOREX.com requires $100.
  • XTB offers social trading features on its platform, while FOREX.com does not.
  • FOREX.com provides 24/7 customer support, while XTB does not.
  • XTB claims to execute 99.35% of trades in less than 1 second, while FOREX.com focuses on reliable trade execution with minimal slippage.
  • XTB offers three main account types: Standard, Pro, and Islamic, while FOREX.com offers Standard, Commission, DMA, and Demo accounts.