CMC Markets vs IG compared

Your expert:
Adam Nasli
Your expert:
Gyula Lencsés, CFA
CMC Markets
IG
Key differences
  • Customer service score
    4.5
    /5
  • Markets and products score
    2.5
    /5
  • Trading platform combined score
    4.5
    /5
  • Customer service score
    2.4
    /5
  • Markets and products score
    3.7
    /5
  • Trading platform combined score
    5.0
    /5
Recommended for
  • Beginners
  • Equity
  • Forex
  • CFD
  • Beginners
  • Equity
  • Forex
  • CFD
Fees
Fees score
US stock fee
EURUSD spread
US index options fee
S&P 500 CFD spread
Withdrawal fee
Deposit fee
Inactivity fee
Safety
Top-tier regulators
Foundation date
Investor protection
Deposit and Withdrawal
Minimum deposit
Bank transfer for deposit
Bank transfer for withdrawal
Credit/debit for deposit
Credit/debit for withdrawal
PayPal for deposit
Wise for deposit
Revolut for deposit
Other electronic wallets
Platform and Experience
Mobile platform score
Web platform score
MT4 available
MT5 available
Customer service score
Account opening score

Everything you find on BrokerChooser is based on reliable data and unbiased information. We combine our 10+ years finance experience with readers feedback. Read more about our methodology.

CMC Markets's service is on par with IG's and a comparison of their fees shows that CMC Markets's fees are similar to IG's.

Account opening takes about the same effort at CMC Markets compared to IG, deposit and withdrawal processes are about the same quality at CMC Markets, while customer service quality is better than IG's.

Our experts rated the trading platform of CMC Markets as somewhat worse than the platform of IG, found that clients have access to less markets and products with CMC Markets, while IG provides just about the same quality of research and education.

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