Pepperstone vs ThinkMarkets Comparison
Comparing forex brokers side by side is no easy task. For our 2022 annual forex broker review, we spent hundreds of hours assessing 39 forex and CFD brokerages to find the best forex broker. Let's compare Pepperstone vs ThinkMarkets.
Does Pepperstone or ThinkMarkets 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, IG
offers better pricing overall for traders.
Is Pepperstone or ThinkMarkets 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. Both Pepperstone and ThinkMarkets hold 2 global Tier-1 licenses. Both Pepperstone and ThinkMarkets hold 2 global Tier-2 licenses. In our analysis of 23 international regulators across 50 brokers, Pepperstone earned a higher Trust Score than ThinkMarkets.
Which trading platform is better: Pepperstone or ThinkMarkets?
To compare the trading platforms of both Pepperstone and ThinkMarkets, we tested each broker's trading tools, research capabilities, and mobile apps. For trading tools, IG offers a better experience. With research, IG offers superior market research. Finally, we found IG 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 Pepperstone and ThinkMarkets offer MetaTrader 4 (MT4).Pepperstone and ThinkMarkets both offer copy trading.
How many forex pairs and CFDs are available to trade?
Pepperstone provides traders 62 currency pairs (e.g., EUR/USD) compared to ThinkMarkets's 46 available pairs. Forex pairs aside, ThinkMarkets offers traders access to 1674 CFDs while Pepperstone has 1200 available CFDs, a difference of 474.
Can I trust Pepperstone?
Pepperstone is not publicly traded and does not operate a bank. Pepperstone is authorised by two tier-1 regulators (high trust), two tier-2 regulators (average trust), and one tier-3 regulators (low trust). Pepperstone is authorised by the following tier-1 regulators: Australian Securities & Investment Commission (ASIC) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Pepperstone is authorised by the following tier-2 regulators: Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) and the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC).
Can I trust ThinkMarkets?
ThinkMarkets is not publicly traded and does not operate a bank. ThinkMarkets is authorised by three tier-1 regulators (high trust), two tier-2 regulators (average trust), and one tier-3 regulator (low trust). ThinkMarkets is authorised by the following tier-1 regulators: Australian Securities & Investment Commission (ASIC), Japanese Financial Services Authority (JFSA), and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
Is Pepperstone good?
Pepperstone offers a growing range of tradeable markets, good-quality research, and support for multiple social copy trading platforms.
Is ThinkMarkets good?
ThinkMarkets offers the full MetaTrader platform suite alongside its proprietary ThinkTrader platform. ThinkMarkets has a growing selection of regulatory licenses, available markets, research materials, and educational content, yet still has room to improve in all of these important categories.
Overall winner: IG
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