Compare ETX Capital vs Markets.com - Online Brokerage Comparison

Compare ETX Capital vs Markets.com

ETX Capital versus Markets.com Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsRegulated
$100MT4, ETX TraderPro5000+FCA
$100MT4, Web Trader & Apps, MT5 2000+CySEC, FSCA, ASIC

ETX Capital and Markets.com Comparison

Both of these brokers provide Forex pairs to trade and a range of other markets. ETX Capital offers spread betting and CFD trading, while Markets.com provided CFD trading. ETX Capital has variable spreads, while Markets.com has fixed spreads.

Both brokers provide web traders, mobile apps and MT4, Markets.com additionally offers MT5. ETX Capital is regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom. Markets.com is operated by Safecap Investments Limited which is regulated by the CySEC in Cyprus and the FSCA in South Africa. Markets.com Australia is operated by Tradetech Markets (Australia) Pty Ltd which is regulated by the ASIC in Australia. Markets.com Africa is operated by TradeTech Markets (South Africa) which is regulated by the FSCA in South Africa.

Quick comparison

Both CFD brokers offer web traders with a relatively large number of markets, thought ETX Capital has more and MT4. Markets also provides MT5, ETX Capital offers spread betting in the UK.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum deposit for ETX Capital is £100. The minimum deposit for Markets.com is $100.

  • ETX Capital offers spread betting and CFD trading. It provides a range of features including webinars and seminars. For a minimum first deposit of £/$/€1,000, T&Cs apply, ETX Capital offers a dedicated account manager, news and updates from Trading Central and a free 8 hour trading course to be taken within 6 months. Micro lot trading is available on MT4.
  • Markets.com provides three account types, Classic, Standard and Premium, depending on the deposit, and an Islamic account. The minimum initial deposit is $100 for the Classic and Islamic accounts, $2,500 for the Standard account and $20,000 for the Premium account. Micro lot trading is available.
  • All three Markets.com account types come with daily analysis, tutorials, customer support and webinars. The Standard account also comes with a dedicated account manager, SMS news and signals, and premium daily analysis. Markets.com's Premium account also comes with premium customer support.

Markets

  • ETX Capital offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Bonds, Soft Commodities, Shares, ETFs, Cryptocurrencies, IPOs and Interest Rates, with 5000+ available.
  • Markets.com offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Bonds, Soft Commodities, Stocks, ETFs and Cryptocurrencies, with 2000+ available.

ETX Capital provides 60+ Forex pairs, Markets.com provides 50+ Forex pairs.

Cryptocurrency CFDs

  • ETX Capital provides Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and Bitcoin Cash (as a CFD or for spread betting).
  • Markets.com provides Bitcoin Futures, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Dash.

Spreads and leverage

  • ETX Capital offers variable spreads on its spread betting and CFD platforms, from 0.6 for EUR/USD, from 1 for the UK100, from 0.4 for Gold and from 0.05 for US Crude Oil.
  • Markets.com's spreads are fixed under normal market conditions, from 2 pips for EUR/USD, 1.2 for the UK100, 0.7 for Gold and 0.03 for US Crude Oil.

Maximum leverage for ETX Capital is . Maximum leverage for Markets.com operated by Safecap Investments Limited (CySEC regulated) is .

Platforms

ETX Capital offers MT4 and its ETX TraderPro platform. Markets.com provides MT4, MT5 and a web trader. Both brokers offer mobile trading apps.

Comparison summary

  • ETX Capital offers spread betting and CFD trading
  • Markets.com offers CFD trading
  • ETX Capital has variable spreads
  • Markets.com has fixed spreads
  • Both brokers offer a wide range of markets and a relatively large number, ETX Capital provides more
  • Both brokers offer MT4

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