FOREX.com vs GKFX Comparison

FOREX.com vs GKFX Comparison

FOREX.com vs GKFX Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsRegulated
$50MT4, Advanced Trading Platform, Web Trader300+FCA, ASIC, CFTC, IIROC, SFC, CIMA, FSA
$100MT4300+MFSA

FOREX.com and GKFX Comparison

Both have MT4. FOREX.com additionally offers its Web Trader and Advanced Trading Platform. Each broker can offer several hundred markets to trade.

Both brokers are regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom. FOREX.com is additionally regulated by the ASIC in Australia, the CFTC in the United States, the IIROC in Canada, the SFC in Hong Kong, the CIMA in the Cayman Islands and the FSA in Japan.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum deposit for FOREX.com is $/€/£50. The minimum deposit for GKFX is $100.

  • FOREX.com offers CFD trading. The minimum trade size is 0.01 lots. It has an Economic Calendar, Market Research and a news feed on its platforms, offers Autochartist and Trading Central and has a Trader Education course on its website.
  • 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.

Markets

  • FOREX.com offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Soft Commodities, Cryptocurrencies and Stocks, with 300+ available.
  • GKFX offers Forex, Indices, Energy, Metals, Soft Commodities, Cryptocurrencies, Stocks and Bonds, with 300+ available.

Cryptocurrency CFDs

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

Spreads and leverage

FOREX.com offers Forex spreads from 0.8, while GKFX offers Forex spreads from 0.6.

The maximum leverage for FOREX.com (FCA regulated) is . The maximum leverage for GKFX is .

Online trading platforms

FOREX.com provides its Advanced Trading Platform, its Web Trader, MT4 and apps. GKFX provides MT4 and apps.

Why FOREX.com or GKFX ?

Those who want to trade on MT4 may do so at either broker. Traders who want to trade on a user friendly platform may do so at FOREX.com on its Web Trader and can additionally use its Advanced Trading Platform which lets the trader build and use charting signals.

Comparison summary

  • Both brokers offer CFD trading
  • Each offers MT4
  • FOREX.com additionally provides its Web Trader and Advanced Trading Platform

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