GKFX vs Spread Co Broker Comparison

Spread Co vs. GKFX Broker Comparison

GKFX versus Spread Co Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsRegulated
£200Saturn Web Trader & Apps1500+FCA

GKFX and Spread Co Comparison

These brokers offer CFD accounts. Spread Co additionally has spread betting in the UK. GKFX has less markets to trade than Spread Co. Spread Co provides the Saturn web trader while GKFX offers MT4.

GKFX is regulated by the MFSA in Malta. Spread Co is regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom.

Notable feature: GKFX

This broker offers CFD trading on MT4.

Notable feature: Spread Co

Spread Co can offer fixed spreads of zero on some markets for spread betting, T&Cs apply.

Account types and minimum deposit

The minimum deposit for GKFX is $100. The minimum recommended amount to be deposited with Spread Co is £200 for spread betting and £250 for CFD trading.

  • 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.
  • Spread Co has three spread betting account types: Spread Free, Spread Free Bronze and Standard. It also has a CFD trading account. Spread Free and Spread Free Bronze offers zero spreads on some markets, T&Cs apply. Spread Free Bronze charges a fee and has less restrictions. Spread Co provides news and analysis on its website and a relationship manager for all account holders.


  • GKFX offers Currency Pairs, Indices, Commodities, Cryptocurrencies, Stocks and Bonds, with 300+ available.
  • Spread Co offers Currency Pairs, Indices, Commodities, Cryptocurrencies, Stocks, ETFs and ADRs, with 1500+ available.

Cryptocurrency CFDs

  • GKFX offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple.
  • Spread Co offers Bitcoin Futures.

Spreads and leverage

GKFX can offer low Forex spreads plus a commission charge and Forex spreads from 0.6 without a commission charge. Spread Co can offer Forex spreads from 0 fixed for spread betting.

The maximum leverage for GKFX is . The maximum leverage for Spread Co is .

Online trading platforms

GKFX offers MT4 on desktop, tablet and mobile. Spread Co offers the Saturn platform on desktop, tablet and mobile.

Comparison summary

  • Both brokers offer CFD trading
  • In the UK, Spread Co additionally provides spread betting
  • Spread Co can offer zero fixed spreads on some markets for spread betting
  • Spread Co offers a web trader and apps, while GKFX provides MT4
  • Spread Co offers a larger number of products to trade, GKFX offers more Forex pairs

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