Spread Co versus UFX - Compare two Brokers

Spread Co versus UFX - Compare both Brokers

Spread Co versus UFX Comparison Table
Online BrokerMinimum DepositTrading PlatformsMarketsRegulated
$100ParagonEx, MT5450+CySEC

Spread Co and UFX Comparison

Soread Co offers CFD trading and in the UK additionally spread betting, including fixed spreads from 0, T&Cs apply. UFX provides fixed spreads on its ParagonEx platform and additionally offers MT5 (for a higher minimum deposit). UFX's ParagonEx platform has a crowd trading news feed, letting the trader inform their trading with news about the crowd of other traders.

Spread Co is regulated by the FCA in the United Kingdom. UFX is regulated by the CySEC in Cyprus.

Quick comparison

Both offer CFD trading, Spread Co also provides spread betting in the UK. Spread Co has more markets, UFX offers crowd trading on ParagonEx.

Minimum deposit and account features

The minimum recommended deposit for Spread Co is £250 (for CFD trading). The minimum deposit for UFX is $100.

  • The minimum recommended deposit for Spread Co is £200 for spread betting and £250 for CFD trading. The minimum deposit for UFX varies depending on account type, but starts at $100.
  • Spread Co provides news and analysis, video updates, an economic calendar and trading guides on its website. Spread Co also provides a relationship manager for all traders.
  • UFX provides six account types, Micro/Mini, Mini, Standard, Gold, Platinum and Islamic. The minimum initial deposit is $100 for the Micro/Mini account, $500 for the Mini account, $1000 for the Islamic and Standard accounts, $5000 for the Gold account and $10,000 for the Platinum account. The minimum trade size ranges from 0.0025 lots for the Micro/Mini account to 1 lot for the Platinum account.
  • All UFX account types offer daily market reviews, a video library, daily recommendations and 24hr live support. Mini, Standard, Gold and Platinum accounts also have VIP trading support. Standard, Gold and Platinum additionally receive exclusive updates. Gold and Platinum also have access to MT5. Trading Central is available for traders who deposit at least $1000 into their account.


  • Spread Co offers Forex, Indices, Commodities, Stocks, ETFs, Cryptocurrencies and ADRs.
  • UFX offers Forex, Indices, Commodities, Stocks and ETFs.

Spread Co offers more markets than UFX, as Spread Co makes available 1500+ and UFX makes available 450+.

Cryptocurrency CFDs

  • Spread Co offers Bitcoin Futures.

Online trading platforms

Spread Co offers the Saturn platform, while UFX provides ParagonEx. UFX additionally offers MT5.

While Spread Co offers news on its website, it do not offer a news feed on its platform. UFX offers an enhanced news feed called MassInsights, which aims to capture aggregated trader behavior along with market events.

Spreads and leverage

Spread Co offers Forex spreads from 1.5 (fixed for CFDs) and 0.8 (fixed for spread betting) without a commission charge. UFX provides Forex spreads from 2 (fixed for CFDs) without a commission charge.

Maximum leverage for Spread Co is . Maximum leverage for UFX is .

Why Spread Co or UFX ?

Traders who wish to trade on a web trader may find this type of platform at either broker. Spread Co has more markets to trade than UFX. UFX's web trader has a crowd trading news feed. Traders may trade CFDs at either broker, however in the UK, Spread Co additionally provides spread betting. UFX also has MT5.

Comparison summary

  • Both brokers offer CFD trading
  • Spread Co also provides spread betting in the UK
  • Spread Co can offer more markets to trade
  • UFX offers ParagonEx, with a crowd trading news feed
  • Spread Co provides the Saturn web trader and apps
  • Both offer fixed spreads
  • Spread Co can offer low fixed spreads from 0 for spread betting

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