Best Spread Betting Apps

The Brokers With The Top Spread Betting Apps Are:

  • Pepperstone Pepperstone - Best Spread Betting Apps Overall
  • CMC Markets CMC Markets - Great Spread Betting For Beginners
  • IG IG - Good Spread Betting Platform
  • city index logo City-Index - Top Spread Betting Software
  • spreadex logo Spreadex Best App For Sports Betting
  • etx capital logo ETX Capital - Good Spread Bet Broker
  • FXCM FXCM -Best Range Of Spread Bet Platforms

Pepperstone
CMC Markets
IG
City Index
FXCM
Our Rating
9.33
7.17
6.67
6.83
7.93
74% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider
73% of retail investor accounts lose money when
spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider
71% of retail investor accounts lose money when
trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider
73% of retail CFD accounts lose money
66% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
Pepperstone
CMC Markets
IG
City Index
FXCM
FCA (UK)

Brokerage

Feature
Pepperstone
CMC Markets
IG
City Index
FXCM
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.17
-
0.17
-
0.30
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.59
-
0.59
-
0.90
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.24
-
0.3
-
0.40
EUR/USD Standard Spread
0.75
0.73
1.13
0.80
1.3
EUR/USD Fixed Spreads
-
-
Commissions (USD Base)
$3.50
-
$3.50
-
$3.00
Minimum Deposit
$0
$0
$450
$150
$300
Swap Free Account
No Inactivity Fees
Funding Methods
16+
6+
4+
6+
8+
No Funding Fees

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Pepperstone
CMC Markets
IG
City Index
FXCM
Currency Pairs
62+
338+
100+
84+
42+
Cryptocurrency CFDs*
12+
19+
12+
25+
7+
Index CFDs
14+
46+
34+
21+
13+
Share CFDs
300+
9,000+
12000+
4500+
15+
Commodities CFD
9+
124+
35+
46+
12+
Stockbroking
-
9,000+
-
Retail Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Major Pairs 30:1
Minor Pairs 20:1
Pro. Max. Leverage (The United Kingdom)
500:1
500:1
222:1
400:1
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
Pepperstone
CMC Markets
IG
City Index
FXCM
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader
Proprietary Platform
Automated Trading
Social + Copy Trading
Standard Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Demo Account

Overall

Broker Official Site Our Rating Regulation EUR/USD Spread GBP/USD Spread AUD/USD Spread MetaTrader 4 MetaTrader 5 cTrader Execution Speed Minimum Deposit Currency Pairs Crypto CFDs Retail Leverage Prof. Leverage
Visit Broker > 9.33 FCA, ASIC
CySEC, DFSA
0.17 0.59 0.24 85ms $0 62+ 12+ 30:1 500:1
Visit Broker > 7.17 ASIC, MAS
FCA, IIROC
- - - 140 $0 338+ 19+ 30:1 500:1
Visit Broker > 6.67 ASIC, CySEC
FCA,FMA
0.17 0.59 0.3 140ms $450 100+ 12+ 30:1 200:1
Visit Broker > 6.83 ASIC, MAS - - - 145ms $150 84+ 25+ 30:1 500:1
Visit Broker > 7.93 ASIC, FSCA
FCA, IIROC
0.30 0.90 0.40 150ms $300 42+ 7+ 30:1 500:1