City Index vs Titan FX Comparison

Compare City Index vs Titan FX

City Index versus Titan FX Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsRegulated
NoneMT4, Advantage Web, Web Trader, AT Pro12,000+FCA, ASIC, MAS
$200MT4, MT570+VFSC

City Index and Titan FX Comparison

City Index provides CFD trading and spread betting, offering a wide range of markets. Titan FX is an ECN broker with a smaller number of markets available. Titan FX can offer low spreads with a commission charge as well as STP spreads without a commission charge, while City Index provides tight spreads without a commission charge (except for Shares CFDs).

Both brokers provide MT4. Titan FX additionally offers MT5 (the successor to MT4). City Index provides further support for trading automation by allowing traders to use or build charting signals with AT Pro. City Index additionally provides its user friendly Web Trader.

City Index is regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom, the ASIC in Australia and the MAS in Singapore. Titan FX is regulated by the VFSC in Vanuatu.

Quick comparison

Titan FX is an ECN broker, offering CFD trading on MT4 and MT5. City Index is a spread betting (in the UK) and CFD broker. They have a similar number of markets on MT4. But on its web traders and AT Pro (which enables signals to be used or designed), City Index has many more.

Quick Description

  • Titan FX: An MT4 and MT5 ECN broker.
  • City Index: A CFD and spread betting broker with a large number of markets available.

Minimum deposit and account types

City Index does not have a minimum deposit. The minimum deposit for Titan FX is $200.

  • City Index offers CFD trading and spread betting. City Index provides a news feed, market reports and a Trading Academy.
  • Titan FX offers the Zero Standard STP account, the Blade ECN Zero account, an Islamic account and the Active Trader Program. Hedging, scalping and EAs are allowed for all account types, as is micro lot trading. Titan FX offers market analysis, Forex monthly commentary, economic news, Forex education and self improvement articles for a 'Forex Lifestyle'. Titan FX uses Equinix's NY4 Data Centre for fast order execution. Titan FX supports social and copy trading via ZuluTrade and signal trading via MetaTrader.
  • Titan FX's Standard and Islamic accounts do not charge commissions, the Blade ECN account does charge commissions.
  • Titan FX's Active Trader Program provides a dedicated relationship manager, segregated client accounts, advanced reporting, custom solutions, virtual server hosting and aggregated anonymous data (AAD).


  • City Index provides Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Cryptocurrencies, Soft Commodities, Options, Shares, ETFs, Bonds, IPOs and Interest Rates, with 12,000+ available. City Index Australia and City Index Singapore have less markets (5,000+), as they do not offer spread betting.
  • Titan FX offers Forex, Indices, Energy and Metals, with 70+ available.

City Index offers 80+ Forex pairs (on MT4), Titan FX offers 55+ Forex pairs.

Spreads and leverage

City Index provides Forex spreads from 0.5 without a commission charge. Titan FX offers Forex spread from 1 without a commission charge and from 0 with a commission charge.

Maximum leverage for City Index (FCA regulated) is . Maximum leverage for City Index (ASIC regulated) is 200:1. Maximum leverage for Titan FX is 500:1.

Online trading platforms

City Index offers Web Trader, Advantage Web, MT4 and AT Pro. Titan FX offers MT4 and MT5. Each offer mobile apps. Both brokers have a minimum trade size of 0.01 lots for Forex on MetaTrader.

Why City Index or TitanFX ?

Traders who want to trade on MetaTrader 4 (MT4) may do so at either broker, though Titan FX is an ECN broker. TTraders who want to trade on MetaTrader 5 (MT5) can do so at Titan FX. Traders who want to trade on a user friendly trading Web Trader and on AT Pro with many markets to trade may do so at City Index. Traders who want to social and copy trade may do so at Titan FX.

Comparison summary

  • Both provide CFD trading
  • In the UK, City Index additionally provides spread betting
  • Both offer MT4
  • Titan FX additionally provides MT5
  • City Index additionally offers its Web Trader and AT Pro
  • City Index provides considerably more markets to trade
  • Titan FX is an ECN broker and also has social and copy trading

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