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CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Between 67-89% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

# Broker Founded Type Min Deposit Max Leverage Score Start Trading
1 FXPro 2006 STP 500 1:500 72.93
2 Plus500 2008 Market Maker 100 1:30 72.77
3 XM 2009 Market Maker 5 1:888 71.12
4 AvaTrade 2006 Market Maker 100 1:400 70.29
5 Pepperstone 2010 STP 200 1:500 68.15
6 easyMarkets 2001 Market Maker 100 1:30 66.66
7 EToro 2006 Market Maker, STP 200 1:30 65.67
8 Capital.com 2016 Market Maker 20 1:30 65.34
9 forex.com 1999 Market Maker, ECN, STP 100 1:50 64.19
10 FXTM 2011 NND 10 1:30 62.21
11 IG 1974 STP 250 1:200 62.04
12 Vantage FX 2009 STP 200 1:500 61.88
13 Markets 2008 Market Maker 100 1:200 61.55
14 FXCM 1999 Market Makers, STP 50 1:30 61.22
15 IQoption 2013 Market Maker 10 1:30 61.05
16 Tickmill 2014 Market Makers, STP 100 1:500 60.89
17 IronFX 2010 Market Maker 100 1:500 59.73
18 Fortrade 1992 STP 200 01:30 59.40
19 City Index 1983 Market Maker 100 1:400 57.92
20 FXPrimus 1999 Market Maker 100 1:500 57.92
21 HF Forex 2012 STP, ECN 50 1:1000 56.27
22 BDSwiss 2012 Market Makers, STP 100 1:500 55.44
23 Axiory 2012 STP 50 1:777 55.11
24 Darwinex 2012 Market Maker, STP 500 1:30 53.46
25 24 Options 2008 Market Maker 250 1:200 53.46
26 Moneta Markets 2020 Market Maker 200 1:500 53.13
27 FBS 2009 Market Maker, ECN 1 1:3000 50.33
28 Axitrader 2007 Market Maker 0 1:400 49.50

Risk warning

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Between 67-89% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

How to choose the best broker in 2021

  • Be sure to check whether the broker is regulated
  • Consider the variety and quantity of currencies pairs offered, the more the better
  • Compare the brokers based on the spreads and commissions
  • Are the withdrawals easy to perform?
  • Check the account types and customizability offered
  • Is customer support adequate and efficient?
  • Confirm that the Trading Platform and its technical and analytical tools are sufficient to your requirements

Ranking criteria and scores

Our Ranking Criteria and Broker Scores are based on several factors, these factors are deemed by our team as a necessary benchmark for choosing the right Broker. The factors are then individually assessed and given a certain weight & score, all the factor scores are then aggregated to make up the complete Ranking Score for each Broker. Few factors we take into consideration are Customer Support, Regulations, Percentage of Loss, Website Popularity, Platforms Available, Website Usability & Experience, Customer Reviews. Each of these criteria is given a certain Score from 1 to 10, after each criterion have been given a Score we then calculate the Overall Ranking Score for each Broker which is reflected in our Ranking Tables.

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Our Ranking Criteria and Broker Scores are based on several factors, these factors are deemed by our team as a necessary benchmark for choosing the right Broker. The factors are then individually assessed and given a certain weight & score, all the factor scores are then aggregated to make up the complete Ranking Score for each Broker. The main factors we take into consideration are Customer Support, Regulations, Percentage of Loss, Website Popularity, Platforms Available, Avg. Connection Time, Website Usability & Experience, Customer Reviews. Each of these criteria is given a certain score from 1 to 10, after each criterion have been given a Score we then calculate the Overall Ranking Score for each Broker which is reflected in our Ranking Tables.

*Some Brokers may have different scores depending on which Ranking Table they are placed in, and which other Brokers they are compared to.

New to trading?

Read about the foreigh exchange industry and learn how to trade the financial markets online. If you are new to trading, make sure you get familiar with the forex basics and read related material which will provide you the necessary knowledge to start your trading journey.

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