FXGiants vs XM Comparison

FXGiants vs XM Broker Comparison
FXGiants versus XM Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsAbout
Minimum Deposit
Trading Platform
Markets To Trade
FXgiants provides a Cent account, and a range of other MT4 accounts including fixed spreads
Minimum Deposit
MT4, MT5
Trading Platforms
Markets To Trade
XM offers trading on MT4 and MT5, allowing automated trading with EA robots and has a Cent account with a $5 minimum deposit

FXGiants and XM Comparison

Both of these brokers offer MT4 and a range of account types. FXGiants has more account types, as it offers different variations on types of spreads available. XM though also provides MT5 and on this platform can offer more markets than FXGiants.

Quick comparison

Both offer MT4 and a range of account types. XM also provides MT5 and more markets.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum deposit for FXGiants's ECN accounts is $500. The minimum deposit for XM is $500.

  • 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.
  • XM CySEC regulated offers three account types, the Micro, Standard and XM Zero accounts, all with minimum deposits of $5. An Islamic account is available for each account type. The Micro and Standard accounts do not charge commissions, the XM Zero account does charge commissions. The Micro and Standard accounts differ in terms of order sizes available. The minimum trade size is 0.0001 lots.
  • XM ASIC regulated offers the XM Ultra Low account instead of the XM Zero account. XM IFSC regulated offers the Micro, Standard and Ultra Low accounts and a Shares account (with real Shares to own). The minimum deposit for the Ultra Low account is $50. The minimum deposit for the Shares account is $10,000.
  • XM offers an economic calendar, a personal account manager, video tutorials, daily technical analysis, Forex market research and daily Forex signals, trading tools, market outlook and webinars. XM allows EAs, hedging and scalping.


  • FXGiants provides 300+ covering Forex, Indices, Metals, Energy, Soft Commodities, Cryptocurrencies, Stocks and Futures.
  • XM offers 1000+ covering Forex, Energy, Indices, Metals, Energy and Soft Commodities, Cryptocurrencies and Stocks.
XM vs FXGiants Summary Table
BrokerTrading PlatformsDescription
MT4, MT5
Trading Platforms
XM provides both MT4 and MT5 and has a Cent account with a $5 minimum deposit
Trading Platform
FXGiants offers a range of account types, including STP/ECN, Cent and fixed spreads

Cryptocurrency CFDs

  • FXGiants offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple.
  • XM offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Aave, Cardano, Algorand, Avalanche, Axie Infinity, Basic Attention Token, Compound, Enjin, Fetch.ai, The Graph, Chainlink, OmiseGO, SKALE, Solana, Storj, Sushi, Stellar and Ox.

Spreads and leverage

  • Forex spreads at FXGiants are from 0.7 without a commission charge and from 0 with a commission charge. Forex spread at XM are from 0.6 without a commission charge and from 0 with a commission charge.

Maximum leverage for FXGiants Bermuda is 1000:1. Maximum leverage for XM Global is 888:1.


  • FXGiants charges a commission of $13 per lot round trip for its ECN Zero account and does not charge a commission for its ECN No Commission account.
  • XM charges a commission of $3.5 per lot per side on the XM Zero account. Commissions are charged only on the XM Zero account and therefore only for Forex pairs, Gold and Silver.

Online trading platforms

Both brokers offer MT4, XM also offers MT5. These platforms are available for desktop, tablet and mobile.

Why FXGiants or XM ?

Traders who want to trade on MT4 can find this platform at either broker. Each broker lets the trader use EAs (online trading robots). Traders who wish to use the successor to MT4, MT5, can find this platform at XM. On MT5, XM has more markets than FXGiants, as it offers a relatively large number of Stocks CFDs for an MT5 broker.

Comparison summary

  • Each provides CFD trading
  • Both offer MT4
  • XM additionally provides MT5
  • Each has a Cent account
  • Both allow EA robots
  • XM has a $5 minimum deposit