GKFX vs Z.com Trade Comparison

GKFX vs. Z.com Trade Broker Comparison

GKFX versus Z.com Trade Comparison Table
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GKFX and Z.com Trade Comparison

GKFX offers CFD trading with variable spreads with and without a commission charge. Z.com Trade offers CFD trading with variable spreads without a commission charge on its Classic account and low variable Forex spreads with a commission charge, on its ECN accounts. Only GKFX can accept retail clients. Both brokers offer MT4.

GKFX is regulated by the MFSA in Malta. Z.com Trade is regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom.

Quick comparison

These are both MT4 brokers: Z.com Trade is an ECN broker.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum which can be deposited with GKFX is $100. Z.com Trade has a minimum deposit of $10,000.

  • 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.
  • Z.com Trade offers three account types for retail traders, Classic, ECN and ECN Plus. The minimum deposit for all accounts is $/€/£10,000. The ECN Plus account has lower commission charges.
  • Z.com Trade offers an 'Educational and Analytical Portal' which provides trading strategies and signals, educational courses, the capacity to chat with an analyst, a technical and fundamental analysis feed, market analysis and news updates.


  • GKFX offers 300+, covering Currency Pairs, Indices, Energy, Metals, Cryptocurrencies, Soft Commodities, Stocks and Bonds.
  • Z.com Trade offers 75+, covering Currency Pairs, Indices, Energy, Metals and Cryptocurrencies.

Cryptocurrency CFDs

  • GKFX offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple.
  • Z.com Trade offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and Bitcoin Cash.

Spreads and leverage

Both brokers offer low spreads plus a commission charge. GKFX can additionally provides Forex spreads from 0.6 without a commission charge, while Z.com Trade can offer Forex spreads from 1 without a commission charge.

The maximum leverage for GKFX is . The maximum leverage for Z.com Trade is .

Online trading platforms

GKFX offers MT4 on desktop, tablet and mobile, an MT4 webtrader and the Sirix platform.

Z.com Trade provides MT4, available for desktop, tablet and mobile.

Why GKFX or Z.com Trade ?

Traders who want to trade on MT4 may do so at either broker. Traders who wish to trade with an ECN broker, may do so at Z.com Trade. GKFX has more markets to trade. However Z.com Trade does not accept retail clients, only Professional Clients or Eligible Counterparties, while GKFX does accept retail clients.

Comparison summary

  • GKFX accepts retail traders, Z.com Trade does not
  • Both brokers offer MT4
  • Each has accounts with low spreads plus a commission charge
  • Both can also provide accounts without a commission charge

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