Pepperstone vs Trade360 - Compare Trading Brokers

Pepperstone vs Trade360 FX Broker Comparison

Pepperstone versus Trade360 Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsRegulated
$200MT5, MT4, cTrader150+FCA, ASIC
$500MT5, ParagonEx450+CySEC

Pepperstone and Trade360 Comparison

Pepperstone is an ECN broker offering support for a wide range of trading styles. Pepperstone provides MT4, MT5 and cTrader. Trade360 offers crowd trading on ParagonEx and additionally provides MT5.

Pepperstone is regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom and the ASIC in Australia, while Trade360 is regulated by the CySEC in Cyprus.

Quick comparison

Pepperstone is an ECN broker offering MT4, MT5 and cTrader. Trade360 provides ParagonEx with a crowd trading new feed and also offers MT5.

Minimum deposit and account types

The minimum deposit for Pepperstone is AU$/$/£200 and the minimum deposit for Trade360 is $500.

  • Pepperstone offers four account types. These are Standard, Razor, Islamic (Swap Free) and Active Traders.
  • Pepperstone's Standard and Islamic accounts do not charge commissions and hence offer higher spreads as they include a mark up. The Razor account charges commissions and allows scalping. Pepperstone provides trading guides, a market review and an economic calendar its website.
  • Pepperstone's Active Traders account is for active traders and institutions depositing at least $25,000 and trading at least 250 lots a month. It offers EDGE ECN Execution, a dedicated relationship manager, a segregated customer account, advanced reporting, VPS hosting services and custom solutions.
  • Trade360 offers five account types and an Islamic account. The minimum deposit for the Mini Account is $500, the minimum deposit for the Standard360 account is $1000 (the minimum deposit for StandardMT4 is $500), the minimum deposit for the Gold account is $5000, the minimum deposit for the Platinum and Islamic360 accounts is $10,000 and the minimum deposit for the VIP account is $50,000.
  • All Trade360 account types offer the Live CrowdTrading Feed, trading signals, 24/5 live chat and Whatsapp Support. MT5 is available for all account types except the Mini account. The Gold, Platinum, Islamic and VIP accounts offer additionally personal push and SMS notifications and exclusive market updates. Trade360 offers Trading Central.


  • Pepperstone offers Currency Pairs, Indices, Energy, Soft Commodities, Metals, Stocks and Cryptocurrencies, with 150+ available.
  • Trade360 offers Currency Pairs, Indices, Energy, Soft Commodities, Metals, Stocks and ETFs, with 450+ available.

Cryptocurrency CFDs

  • Pepperstone provides Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, Bitcoin Cash and Ripple.

Spreads and leverage

Pepperstone can offer Forex spreads from 0 (variable) plus a commission charge. Pepperstone can additionally provide Forex spreads from 1 (variable) without a commission charge, while Trade360 can offer Forex spreads from 1.6 (fixed) without a commission charge.

Maximum leverage for Pepperstone (FCA regulated) is . Maximum leverage for Trade360 is .


Pepperstone charges a commission of $3.76 or AU$3.5 or €2.61 per lot per side on the Razor account, depending on the account currency. cTrader commissions are 7 units per lot round trip of the first quoted currency in the traded currency.

Trade360 does not charge commissions.

Online trading platforms

Both brokers offer MT5. Trade360 provides a user friendly web trader and apps with crowd trading. Pepperstone provides MT4 and cTrader and supports a range of platforms and services offering social and copy trading.

Why Pepperstone or Trade360 ?

Trader who want to trade on MetaTrader 5 (MT5) may do so at either broker. Those who want to trade on MetaTrader 4 (MT4) can do so at Peppertone. Pepperstone additionally provides cTrader, while Trade360 offers ParagonEx with crowd trading. Those who want to trade on social and copy trading platform can do so at Pepperstone.

Comparison summary

  • Pepperstone is an ECN broker which also offers STP trading
  • Trade360 provides fixed spreads trading and crowd trading
  • Pepperstone can offer variable spreads with or without a commission charge
  • Pepperstone's spreads with a commission charge can be very low
  • Both brokers provide MT4
  • Pepperstone also offers MT5 and cTrader
  • Trade360 also provides ParagonEx, with crowd trading

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