FXCM vs TeleTrade Comparison
Comparing forex brokers side by side is no easy task. For our 2023 annual forex broker review, we spent hundreds of hours assessing 62 forex and CFD brokerages to find the best forex broker. Let's compare FXCM vs TeleTrade.
Does FXCM or TeleTrade offer lower pricing?
Comparing the trading costs of forex and CFDs is not easy. Not every broker publishes average spreads data, and pricing structures vary. Based on our thorough annual assessment, FXCM
offers better pricing overall for traders.
Is FXCM or TeleTrade safer for forex and CFDs trading?
At ForexBrokers.com, we track where each forex and CFD broker is regulated across over 23 international regulator databases. Here's our findings. FXCM holds 3 global Tier-1 licenses, while TeleTrade holds 0. FXCM holds 3 global Tier-2 licenses, while TeleTrade holds 1. In our analysis of 23 international regulators across 50 brokers, FXCM earned a higher Trust Score than TeleTrade.
Which trading platform is better: FXCM or TeleTrade?
To compare the trading platforms of both FXCM and TeleTrade, we tested each broker's trading tools, research capabilities, and mobile apps. For trading tools, FXCM offers a better experience. With research, FXCM offers superior market research. Finally, we found FXCM to provide better mobile trading apps.
What about MetaTrader and copy trading?
For forex and CFDs traders, copy trading and MetaTrader are both popular platform options. Both FXCM and TeleTrade offer MetaTrader 4 (MT4).FXCM and TeleTrade both offer copy trading.
How many forex pairs and CFDs are available to trade?
TeleTrade provides traders 61 currency pairs (e.g., EUR/USD) compared to FXCM's 41 available pairs. Forex pairs aside, TeleTrade offers traders access to 500 CFDs while FXCM has 440 available CFDs, a difference of 60.
Can I trust FXCM?
FXCM's parent company is publicly-traded, does not operate a bank, and is authorised by three tier-1 regulators (high trust), three tier-2 regulators (average trust), and zero tier-3 regulators (low trust). FXCM is authorised by the following tier-1 regulators: Australian Securities & Investment Commission (ASIC), Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), and via Friedberg Direct, with the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC).
Can I trust TeleTrade?
TeleTrade is not publicly traded and does not operate a bank. TeleTrade is authorised by zero tier-1 regulator (high trust), one tier-2 regulator (average trust), and zero tier-3 regulator (low trust).
Is FXCM good?
For traders who appreciate advanced trading tools and quality market research, FXCM is a winner, especially for algorithmic trading. Its range of tradeable markets is fairly narrow, however, and the pricing at FXCM is just average.
Is TeleTrade good?
TeleTrade was an early pioneer of mobile apps for finance, then became a forex and CFD broker, now offering the MetaTrader platform. With just one regulatory license, Teletrade has a lower Trust Score than more established forex brokers.
Overall winner: FXCM
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