ForexBrokers.com is committed to the highest ethical standards and reviews services independently. Advertiser Disclosure

Compare Forex Brokers

ForexBrokers.com | July 9th, 2020

The forex brokers comparison tool compares all forex broker ratings, features, and fees side by side. Filter your brokers and compare the the most popular brokers and widely used tools, mobile apps, platforms, spreads, and more.

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Overall Rating

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Overall 5 4 3.5 4
CMC Markets Review Swissquote Review ForexTime (FXTM) Review Admiral Markets Review
79% of retail CFD accounts lose money 77% of retail CFD accounts lose money 73% of retail CFD accounts lose money 76% of retail CFD accounts lose money

Regulation

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Trust Score 99 99 70 83
Year Founded
1989 1996 2011 2001
Publicly Traded (Listed)
Yes Yes No No
Bank
No Yes No No
Tier-1 Licenses
4 4 0 2
Tier-2 Licenses
2 1 1 2
Tier-3 Licenses
0 0 1 0
Authorised in the European Union
Yes Yes Yes Yes

Tier-1 Licenses

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
ASIC Authorised (Australia)
Yes No No Yes
IIROC Authorised (Canada)
Yes No No No
SFC Authorised (Hong Kong)
No Yes No No
FSA Authorised (Japan)
No No No No
MAS Authorised (Singapore)
Yes Yes No No
FINMA Authorised (Switzerland)
No Yes No No
FCA Authorised (UK)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
CFTC Registered (USA)
No No No No

Investments

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Forex: Spot Trading
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Social Trading / Copy-Trading
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Currency Pairs (Total Forex pairs)
180 78 59 47
CFDs - Total Offered
9848 52 193 3844
Cryptocurrency traded as actual
No Yes No No
Cryptocurrency traded as CFD
Yes No No Yes
Offering of Investments 5 4.5 3 4
Winner check_circle

Cost

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Average Spread EUR/USD - Standard
0.81 (as of Oct 19) N/A 0.8 0.6 (Aug 19)
All-in Cost EUR/USD - Active
0.81 (as of Oct 19) N/A 1 0.7 (Aug 19)
Active Trader or VIP Discounts
Yes Yes Yes No
Commissions & Fees 5 3.5 4 4
Winner check_circle

Funding

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Minimum Initial Deposit
$0.00 $1000.00 $100 200
Bank Wire (Deposit/Withdraw)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Visa/Mastercard (Credit/Debit)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
PayPal (Deposit/Withdraw)
Yes Yes No No
Skrill (Deposit/Withdraw)
No Yes Yes Yes

Trading Platforms

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Proprietary Platform
Yes Yes Yes No
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Web Platform
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Social Trading / Copy-Trading
Yes Yes Yes Yes
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
No Yes Yes Yes
cTrader
No No No No

Trading Tools

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Virtual Trading (Demo)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Alerts - Basic Fields
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Watchlists - Total Fields
8 7 7 7
Charting - Indicators / Studies (Total)
79 51 51 51
Charting - Drawing Tools (Total)
24 31 31 31
Charting - Trade From Chart
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Charting - Drawings Autosave
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Order Type - Trailing Stop
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Platform & Tools 5 4 3 4
Winner check_circle

Mobile Trading

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Android App
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Apple iOS App
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trading - Forex
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trading - CFDs
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Alerts - Basic Fields
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Watch List
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Watch List Syncing
Yes No No No
Charting - Indicators / Studies
23 30 30 30
Charting - Draw Trend Lines
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Charting - Trend Lines Moveable
Yes No No Yes
Charting - Multiple Time Frames
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Charting - Drawings Autosave
Yes No No No
Forex Calendar
Yes No No No
Mobile Trading 4.5 4 3.5 3.5
Winner check_circle

Research

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Daily Market Commentary
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Forex News (Top-Tier Sources)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Weekly Webinars
Yes Yes Yes Yes
AutoChartist
No Yes No No
Trading Central (Recognia)
Yes Yes No Yes
Delkos Research
No No No No
Social Sentiment - Currency Pairs
Yes No No No
Economic Calendar
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Research 5 4 3 4.5
Winner check_circle

Education

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
Has Education - Forex
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Has Education - CFDs
Yes No No Yes
Client Webinars
Yes Yes No Yes
Client Webinars (Archived)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Videos - Beginner Trading Videos
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Videos - Advanced Trading Videos
Yes No No Yes
Investor Dictionary (Glossary)
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Education 4 4 3.5 4.5
Winner check_circle

Major Forex Pairs

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
GBP/USD
Yes Yes Yes Yes
USD/JPY
Yes Yes Yes Yes
EUR/USD
Yes Yes Yes Yes
USD/CHF
Yes Yes Yes Yes
USD/CAD
Yes Yes Yes Yes
NZD/USD
Yes Yes Yes Yes
AUD/USD
Yes Yes Yes Yes

Overall

Feature CMC Markets Swissquote ForexTime (FXTM) Admiral Markets
CMC Markets Review Swissquote Review ForexTime (FXTM) Review Admiral Markets Review
Overall 5 4 3.5 4
Winner check_circle


Trading CFDs, FX, and cryptocurrencies involve a high degree of risk. All providers have a percentage of retail investor accounts that lose money when trading CFDs with their company. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money and whether you understand how CFDs, FX, and cryptocurrencies work. All data was obtained from a published web site as of 01/20/2020 and is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. The ForexBrokers.com staff is constantly working with its online broker representatives to obtain the latest data. If you believe any data listed above is inaccurate, please contact us using the link at the bottom of this page.

The names, products, services, branding/logos, and other trademarks or images featured or cited within this Website (www.forexbrokers.com) are the property of their respective owners and the owners retain all legal rights therein. These trademark holders are not affiliated with ForexBrokers.com and the use or display of names, trademarks or service marks of another is not a representation that the other is affiliated with, sponsors, or endorses ForexBrokers.com or any of its reviews, products, or services. ForexBrokers.com declares no affiliation, sponsorship, nor any partnership with any trademark holders unless otherwise stated.

arrow_drop_upBack to top