FXCM vs Alpari

Forex Broker FXCM is headquartered in London. In addition, the broker has other branches all over the world. FXCM is mainly regulated by the British FCA. With the trading platform TradingStationWeb FXCM offers a browser-based platform, but customers can also choose a desktop version or MetaTrader 4. Alpari is a British FX and CFD broker based in London. Private investors have access to trading with several dozen underlyings via several trading platforms and account models. In addition to STP and ECN trading, the service also includes spread betting accounts. The minimum deposit for ECN accounts was set very low at 200 Euros.

Broker FXCM Alpari XM
Headquarters New York Belize Cyprus
Spanish
MM/STP Broker
ECN Broker
Founded 1999                       1998                       2009
Regulated By CySEC
Regulated By NFA
Regulated By FCA
Regulated By ASIC
Minimum Deposit $ 50 $1 $5
Maximum Leverage 1:400 1:1000 1:500
Minimum Trade 0.01 Lots 0.01 Lots 0.01 Lots
Commission
Deposit Fee
Withdrawal Fee
Fixed Spreads
Variable Spreads
EUR/USD Spread (Variable) 1.40 0.80 0.50
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Demo Account
Micro Account
Zero Spread Account
Islamic Account
Deposit Bonus 100%
No Deposit Bonus
Currency Pairs 39 48 57
CFDs 18 16 356
Cryptocurrencies
Stocks
Indices
Energies
Metals
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MetaTrader 4
MetaTrader 5
Mobile App
iOS
Android
Web Platform
cTrader
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Mirror Trader
ZuluTrade
Social Trading
Signals
Scalping
Hedging
VPS
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