Compare eToro vs GKFX

Compare eToro vs GKFX

eToro vs GKFX Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsRegulated
$200Web Trader & Apps1000+FCA, CySEC, ASIC

eToro and GKFX Comparison

eToro is a CFD broker, though its cryptocurrencies, Stocks and ETFs when bought are not CFDs and are owned by the trader at FCA and CySEC regulated eToro. GKFX offers CFD trading and its cryptocurrencies and Stocks are not owned by the trader.

GKFX offers MT4 and has accounts with and without a commissions charge for Forex. eToro provides social and copy trading as a central part of the experience of its platform. eToro can offer more markets to trade.

eToro is regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom, the CySEC in Cyprus and the ASIC in Australia. GKFX is regulated by the MFSa in Malta.

Quick comparison

GKFX provides MT4, while eToro offers social and copy trading on its platform.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum deposit for eToro is $200. GKFX's minimum deposit is $100.

  • eToro is a Social Trading Platform and Network which supports trading, social trading as well as auto trading by copying other traders (or being copied) and provides products based on this network. eToro offers the eToro Club, which is a tiered program with additional features depending on account equity (which can include personalised service and event invitations), starting at $5000 (Silver) and going up to Diamond ($250,000). The minimum trade size is 0.01 lots.
  • GKFX provides Standard, Premium and Corporate accounts. The minimum deposit for the Standard account is $100. The minimum deposit for the Premium account is $20,000 and the minimum deposit for the Corporate account is $25,000.
  • GKFX offers Trading Central and Autochartist. A free Virtual Private Server (the Welcome VPS) is available to clients with a starting balance of £2,500, T&Cs apply. GKFX additionally provides an Economic Calendar, education and videos on its website.


  • eToro offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Stocks, Cryptocurrencies, Bonds, Soft Commodities and ETFs, with 1000+ available.
  • GKFX offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Stocks, Cryptocurrencies, Bonds and Soft Commodities, with 300+ available.


  • eToro provides Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, NEO, IOTA, EOS, Cardano, Stellar, Ethereum Classic, TRON, Zcash, Tezos and Binance Coin.
  • GKFX offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple (as CFDs or for spread betting).

Spreads and leverage

eToro provides Forex spreads from 3. GKFX offers Forex spreads from 0.6.

Maximum leverage for eToro is . The maximum leverage for GKFX is .

Online trading platforms

eToro offers a web trader and apps on tablet and mobile. GKFX provides MT4, a web trader based on MT4 and Sirix.

Why eToro or GKFX ?

Those who want to trade on MetaTrader 4 (MT4) may do so at GKFX. Traders who want to trade on a user friendly platform with social and copy trading can do so at eToro. At FCA and CySEC regulated eToro, traders can buy real Stocks and Cryptocurrencies to own.

Comparison summary

  • Both brokers provide CFD trading
  • eToro can also offer real markets to own
  • eToro has a user friendly platform
  • GKFX provides MT4

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