Forex.com vs Pepperstone

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

Forex.com vs Pepperstone Comparison Table 2021
Forex.com Pepperstone
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. Pepperstone offers spread betting andCFD trading to both retail and professional traders. Clients can trade FX, indices, commodities and shares on MT4, MT5 and cTrader platforms.
CFDs and FX are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Between 74-89% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs.
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 Forex Broker 2021 - DayTrading.com
Instruments
Stocks, Futures, Options, CFD, Forex, Crypto CFD, Forex, Indices, Crypto, Futures, Spread betting
Bonus Offer
None None
Demo Account
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
Minimum Deposit
$100 £200 / $200
Payment Methods
Credit Card, Debit Card, Giropay, MoneyGram, Paysafecard, Wire Transfer Apple Pay, Credit Card, Debit Card, Mastercard, POLi, QIWI, UnionPay, Visa
Minimum Trade
$1 0.01 Lots
Regulator
CySEC, NFA, CFTC, FCA, FSA, IIROC and CIMA FCA, ASIC, SCB, DFSA, CMA, BaFin
MetaTrader 4
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
MetaTrader 5
✗ No ✓ Yes
cTrader
✗ No ✓ Yes
DMA Account
✓ Yes ✗ No
ECN Account
✓ Yes ✓ Yes
Mobile Apps
Yes iOS, Android and Windows
Auto Trading
Automated trade supported through trading platforms (MT4) ✓ Yes
Trade Signals
✓ Yes Yes (Via Chartist Software)
Social Trading
✗ No ✗ No
Copy Trading
✗ No ✓ Yes
Islamic Account
✓ Yes ✗ No
CFD
Leverage
1:50 1:30
FTSE Spread
1 pt 1 pt
GBPUSD Spread
1.0 Var 0.38 pips (Via Razor)
Oil Spread
0.04 Var 0.7 pips
Stocks Spread
0.1% (Min Commission Applies) DAX (0.9 pts in main trading session), DOW (1.6 pts in main trading session)
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. Pepperstone offers spreads from 0.0 pips on the Razor account and have almost 61+ pairs available to trade. Lots start at 0.01.
GBPUSD Spread
1.0 Var 0.38 pips (Via Razor)
EURUSD Spread
0.7 Var 0.09 pips (Via Razor)
EURGBP Spread
0.7 Var 0.49 pips (Via Razor)
Assets
80+ 180
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.

Pepperstone deliver their MetaTrader4 and 5 platform across both android and iOS. With faster processing times, the ability to hedge your positions, advanced pending orders and more tools and indicators to take your trading to the next level – the Pepperstone mobile app is a powerful addition.

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 $10, ETH $4
Coins
BTC, BCH, ETH, LTC, XRP BCH, BTC, ETH, LTC, DASH
Forex.com Pepperstone
CFDs and FX are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Between 74-89% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs.
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