Best Spread Betting Platforms UK

To help you choose the right trading platform, here are our best spread betting platforms in the UKBest-Spread Betting Platform UK

  • Pepperstone – The Best Spread Betting Platform Overall
  • City Index– Top Spread Betting Platform With MetaTrader 4
  • CMC Markets– Good Platform To Spread Bet Financial Markets
  • ETX Capital– Great Award-Winning Spread Betting Platform
  • Spreadex– Best Platform For Sports and Finance Spread Bets
  • FxPro– Top Platform To Spread Bet With Risk Management
  • IG– Good Spread Betting Platform With Range Of CFDs
  • ThinkMarkets– Top Spread Betting Platform With Mobile App



Broker Reviewed

Pepperstone
City Index
CMC Markets
FxPro
FXTM
Our Rating
9.17
6.83
7.17
5.46
6
76.4% of retail CFD accounts lose money
71% of retail CFD accounts lose money
78% of retail CFD accounts lose money
70.25% of retail CFD accounts lose money
High leverage

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
CMC Markets
FxPro
FXTM
FCA (UK)

Brokerage

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
CMC Markets
FxPro
FXTM
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.13
0.10
0.4 (ECN)
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.51
0.7
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.18
0.7
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.13
0.8
1.2 pips
1.4
1.3 (Standard)
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
1.6
Commissions (USD Base)
GBP £2.29 Side-Trip (MetaTrader)
USD$0.45 (cTrader)
USD$2.00
Commission Rebates
Minimum Deposit
GBP £200
$0
USD $100
USD$500
Has Islamic Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
3
6
6
4
13
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
CMC Markets
FxPro
FXTM
Currency Pairs
61+
84+
339+
70+
59+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
5+
5+
12+
4+
Index CFDs
14+
21+
46+
24+
11+
Share CFDs
60+
4500+
9000+
150+
180+
Commodities CFD
15+
29+
12+
10+
3+
Stockbroking
9000+
10+
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1
20:1
30:1
30:1
1000:1 (FCS)
30:1 (FCA/CySEC)
Professional Leverage
500:1
400:1
500:1
500:1

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
CMC Markets
FxPro
FXTM
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
MT4 only
MetaTrader 4 only
Social + Copy Trading
Investment account only
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Guaranteed Neg Protection
ESMA regulated territories only
Demo Account
Unique Feature 1
Commission rebates for active traders
Trade in 4,500 global markets
Offers CFD and share trading
1,300,000 client accounts
Floating leverage
Unique Feature 2
Award Winning Customer Support
Flexible leverage
Trade Treasury note
Choice of CFD or Spreads Betting
Range of account types

Overall