City Index vs FXGiants Comparison

City Index vs FXGiants Broker Comparison
City Index versus FXGiants Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsAbout
Minimum Deposit
MT4, Web Trader
Trading Platforms
Markets To Trade
City Index offers a wide range of markets to trade on a user friendly platform, as well as MT4, with automated trading
Minimum Deposit
Trading Platform
Markets To Trade
FXGiants provides trading on MT4, with a wide range of account types for this platform

City Index and FXGiants Comparison

City Index is a broker offering a range of platform including MT4 and additionally providing a wide range and relatively large number of markets to trade on its user friendly Web Trader. FXGiants is an MT4 broker offering a range of account types based around this platform including STP/ECN.

Quick comparison

City index offers MT4, along with its user friednly Web Trader offering a relatively large number of markets. FXGiants has MT4 and offers a range of account types, including STP/ECN.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum deposit for City Index is $150. The minimum deposit for FXGiants is $100.

  • City Index provides SMART Signals (which analyses markets to look for trading opportunities), News & Analysis, Trading View analysis, Performance Analytics from Chasing Returns (to analyse trader's performance), an Economic Calendar and SMS Volatility Alerts.
  • FXGiants offers CFD trading on the following account types, the Micro account, the Premium account, the 0 Fixed Spread account, the STP/ECN No Commission account, the Absolute Zero STP/ECN account, the STP/ECN 0 Spread account and the Absolute Zero Plus STP/ECN account. The minimum deposit is $100 for the Micro account, $500 for the 0 Fixed spread, STP/ECN No Commission and STP/ECN 0 Spread accounts and $2,500 for the Premium account. The minimum deposit for the Absolute Zero accounts are available on request from the account manager. The Micro and Premium accounts have two types, Live Fixed or Live Floating Spread. The minimum trade size is 0.01 lots.
  • FXGiants's 0 Fixed Spread account offers fixed spreads from 0 plus a commission charge. The STP/ECN 0 Spread account offer variable ECN spreads from 0, with a commission charge. The Absolute Zero account can provide Forex spreads from 0, without a commission charge. FXGiants offers economic news, educational videos and an economic calendar on its website. It also provides a dedicated account manager and a 24/5 dealing hotline.


  • City Index offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Soft Commodities, Shares, Cryptocurrencies, Options, Bonds, ETFs, IPOs and Interest Rates, with 6300+ CFDs available.
  • FXGiants offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Soft Commodities, Shares and Cryptocurrencies, with 200+ CFDs available.
FXGiants vs City Index Summary Table
BrokerTrading PlatformsDescription
Trading Platform
FXGiants offers the MT4 trading platformn, with accounts including fixed spreads and STP/ECN
City Index
MT4, Web Trader
Trading Platforms
City Index offers throusands of market to trade on its user friendly Web Trader and mobile app, as well as providing MT4


  • City Index offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and Bitcoin Cash CFDs.
  • FXGiants offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple CFDs.


City Index offers Forex spreads from 0.5 without a commission charge. FXGiants provides Forex spreads from 0.7 without a commission charge and can offer Forex spreads from 0 with and without a commission charge.


  • City Index does not charge commissions, except for Shares CFDs.
  • FXGiants charges a commission of $13 per lot round trip for its ECN Zero account. On its 0 Fixed Spread account, FXGiants charges a commission from $18 per lot per side.

Online trading platforms

City Index offers its Web Trader and MT4. FXGiants provides MT4.

Why City Index or FXGiants ?

Traders who want to trade on MetaTrader 4 (MT4) can do so at either broker, though FXGiants bases its accounts around MT4. Traders who want to trade on a user friendly Web Trader with a relatively large number and wide range of markets may do so at City Index.

Comparison summary

  • Both brokers provide CFD trading
  • Each offers MT4
  • City Index additionally provides its Web Trader
  • City Index has considerably more markets to trade