Forex.com vs Markets.com

Forex.com or Markets.com – which is better for UK traders 2021? Compare Forex.com and Markets.com in this detailed breakdown of their platforms, features and fees.

Forex.com vs Markets.com Comparison Table 2021
Forex.com Markets.com
Forex.com boast a global reputation. Regulated in the UK, EU, US and Canada they offer a huge range of markets, not just forex, and offer very tight spreads and a cutting edge platform. Markets.com offer CFDs across a huge range of assets from shares and indices to commodities and cryptocurrencies.
FCA Regulated
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
Awards
  • Best US Broker 2020 - DayTrading.com
  • Best US Broker 2019 - DayTrading.com
  • Runner-Up - Best Forex Broker 2019 - DayTrading.com
  • Best Trading Platform 2020 - FXScouts
  • Runner Up - Best FX Broker 2019 - DayTrading.com
  • Best Forex Provider 2017 - UK Forex Awards
  • Best FX Platform 2017 - UK Forex Awards
Instruments
Stocks, Futures, Options, CFD, Forex, Crypto CFD, Forex, Crypto, Stocks, Spread betting (UK Only)
Bonus Offer
None None
Demo Account
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
Minimum Deposit
$100 $100
Payment Methods
Credit Card, Debit Card, Giropay, MoneyGram, Paysafecard, Wire Transfer Credit Card, Debit Card, Neteller, PayPal, Skrill, Wire Transfer
Minimum Trade
$1 0.01 lots
Regulator
CySEC, NFA, CFTC, FCA, FSA, IIROC and CIMA FCA, CySEC, ASIC, FSCA, FSC
MetaTrader 4
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
MetaTrader 5
✗ No ✓ Yes
cTrader
✗ No ✗ No
DMA Account
✓ Yes ✗ No
ECN Account
✓ Yes ✗ No
Mobile Apps
Yes iOS, Android
Auto Trading
Automated trade supported through trading platforms (MT4) ✗ No
Trade Signals
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
Social Trading
✗ No ✗ No
Copy Trading
✗ No ✗ No
Islamic Account
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
CFD
Leverage
1:50 1:30
FTSE Spread
1 pt 2 pips
GBPUSD Spread
1.0 Var 1.3 pips (var)
Oil Spread
0.04 Var 0.05
Stocks Spread
0.1% (Min Commission Applies) 4 pips
Forex
Forex.com are a leading forex broker. Offering the largest range of currency pairs (80+) and some of the tightest spreads in the industry. 67 major, minor and exotic FX pairs
GBPUSD Spread
1.0 Var 1.3 pips (var)
EURUSD Spread
0.7 Var 0.70 pips (var)
EURGBP Spread
0.7 Var 1 pip var
Assets
80+ 67
Forex App

Running alongside the Advanced and WebTrader Platforms, the Forex.com mobile app offers full trading capabilities on a user-friendly, compact platform. Integrated news and analysis, plus real time trade alerts, are two mobile specific features that set this app above the crowd.

Markets.com operate MarketsX – the bespoke platform, both on WebTrader and mobile applications. The app, available on android and iOS has been downloaded over a million times.

Cryptocurrency
Trade the major Cryptos against USD, EUR, GBP and AUD. All traded with tight spreads. No virtual wallet required, just a trading account. Crypto trading not offered
Spread
BTC 1.4%, ETH 2% BTC 88.94 (USD), ETH 5 (USD)
Coins
BTC, BCH, ETH, LTC, XRP BTC, BCH, DASH, ETH, LTC, XRP, TRON, BAT, NEO, ADA
Forex.com Markets.com
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