Dukascopy Bank vs FXGiants - Compare Trading Brokers

Dukascopy Bank vs FXGiants | Online Brokerage Comparison
Dukascopy Bank vs FXGiants Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsAbout
Minimum Deposit
MT4, JForex
Trading Platforms
Markets To Trade
Dukascopy Bank provides trading (including automated trading) on MT4 and JForex and allows a wide range of trading styes via its SWFX ECN
Minimum Deposit
Trading Platform
Markets To Trade
FXGiants offers MT4 with a wide range of account types, has a Cent account and provides social and copy trading platforms

Dukascopy Bank vs FXGiants Comparison

These brokers each offer MetaTrader 4 (MT4) though FXGiants has more markets and a wider range on this platform. Both allow the trader to use automated trading strategies. Dukascopy Bank provides JForex, on which it has more markets to trade than FXGiants (1000+ vs 200+).

FXGiants offers STP/ECN accounts along with a Premium and Micro account, while Dukascopy Bank's trading is built around the SWFX Marketplace ECN which it operates. This means traders can trade directly into the market if they wish.

Quick comparison

Both offer MT4, though Dukascopy Bank has the bulk of its markets on JForex.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum deposit for Dukascopy Bank is $1000. The minimum deposit for FXGiants is $100.

  • Dukascopy Bank offers an account type with differing features for higher deposits. A Swap-free (Islamic) account is available as well. Dukascopy Bank provides webinars through the JForex 3 platform. Dukascopy Bank offers traders access to the Swiss Foreign Exchange Marketplace liquidity pools, which it operates. The minimum trade size is 0.01 standard lots (1000 units). Dukascopy Bank does not restrict trading styles. Market News, Research and Trading Tools including an Economic Calendar as well as Videos and Webinars are available on Dukascopy Bank's website.
  • FXGiants offers a Cent Account, a Live Floating Spread Account, a Live Fixed Spread Account, a Live Zero Fixed Spread Account, an STP/ECN Absolute Zero Account, an STP/ECN Account NO Commission and an STP/ECN Zero spread Account. The Live Fixed Spread Account has spreads from 0 pips fixed with a $9 per lot per side commission. The STP/ECN Zero Spread Account has variable spreads from 0 plus a $3.75 per lot per side commission. FXGiants provides social and copy trading via AutoTrade and TradeCopier.


  • On JForex, Dukascopy Bank offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Cryptocurrencies, Stocks, Soft Commodities, ETFs and Bonds, with 1000+ available.
  • On MT4, FXGiants offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Cryptocurrencies, Stocks and Soft Commodities, with 200+ available.

Dukascopy Bank provides 60+ Forex pairs (On JForex), FXGiants provides 80+ Forex pairs (on MT4).

Dukascopy Bank vs FXGiants Summary Table
BrokerTrading PlatformsDescription
Dukascopy Bank
MT4, JForex
Trading Platforms
Dukascopy Bank offers a wide range of markets of MT4, provides trading on JForex and allows Bitcoin, Ether and Tether deposits
Trading Platform
FXGiants provides social and copy trading and offers a wide range of MT4 account types, including fixed spreads

Cryptocurrency CFDs

  • Dukascopy Bank offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, EOS, Uniswap, Polygon, Cardano, Chainlink, Dashcoin, TRON, Aave, Maker, Compound, Enjin, Yearn Finance and Basic Attention Token CFDs.
  • FXGiants offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple CFDs.

Spreads and leverage

  • Both brokers can offer low Forex spreads plus a commission charge. FXGiants also offers Forex spreads from 1.1 without a commission charge.

Maximum leverage for Dukascopy Bank (FINMA regulated) is 200:1. Maximum leverage for FXGiants (ASIC regulated) is 500:1. Maximum leverage for FXGiants (FCA regulated) is .

Trading Platforms

Both brokers offer MT4. Dukascopy Bank additionally provides JForex.

Why Dukascopy Bank or FXGiants ?

Traders who want to trade on MT4 may do so at either Dukascopy Bank or FXGiants. Those who want to trade on the JForex platform. Traders who want to trade using robots (for automated trading) can do so at both. Traders who want to social and copy trade can do this at FXGiants.

Comparison summary

  • Both offer CFD trading
  • Each provides MT4
  • Dukascopy Bank additionally offers JForex
  • FXGiants has a Cent account
  • Dukascopy Bank operates its SWFX ECN
  • fXGiants offers social and copy trading platforms