IG Markets vs ActivTrades

IG (until 2013 IG Markets) was founded in 1974. IG Markets is now the world's leading broker for trading Forex and CFDs, offering clients trading Forex over 15,000 CFDs such as indices, bonds, commodities and equities at real market prices. ActivTrades was founded in Switzerland in 2001 and is one of the leading brokers for trading currencies and CFDs on indices, stocks, commodities and crypto currencies using the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 platforms as well as its own ActivTrader. In 2005, ActivTrades moved its headquarters to the financial metropolis of London, where it has since been supervised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Broker IG Markets ActivTrades XM
Headquarters London London Cyprus
Spanish
MM/STP Broker
ECN Broker
Founded 1974                       2001                       2009
Regulated By CySEC
Regulated By NFA
Regulated By FCA
Regulated By ASIC
Minimum Deposit $ 1 $100 $5
Maximum Leverage 1:200 1:400 1:500
Minimum Trade £ 1 0.01 Lots 0.01 Lots
Commission
Deposit Fee
Withdrawal Fee
Fixed Spreads
Variable Spreads
EUR/USD Spread (Variable) 0.60 0.90 0.50
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Demo Account
Micro Account
Zero Spread Account
Islamic Account
Deposit Bonus
No Deposit Bonus
Currency Pairs 91 47 57
CFDs 15000 541 356
Cryptocurrencies
Stocks
Indices
Energies
Metals
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MetaTrader 4
MetaTrader 5
Mobile App
iOS
Android
Web Platform
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NinjaTrader
Mirror Trader
ZuluTrade
Social Trading
Signals
Scalping
Hedging
VPS
Expert Advisor
PayPal
Neteller
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Credit Card
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