Compare DEGIRO vs Trading 212


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how DEGIRO stacks up against Trading 212!

DEGIRO vs Trading 212
overall rating
4.8
4.6
overall pros
  • One of the lowest fees on the market
  • Regulated by top-tier authorities
  • Easy-to-use web and mobile platform
  • Real stocks and ETFs are commission-free
  • Quick and easy account opening
  • Great trading platforms
overall cons
  • Forex not available
  • Limited research tools
  • No credit/debit card deposit
  • Limited product portfolio
  • High forex fee
  • Lack of USD account currency
fees
4.6
  • No inactivity fee
  • Low stock and ETF fees
  • Free US stock trading
  • Higher fees for Asian and minor European stock exchanges
  • €5 monthly fee for trading US options
3.7
  • Free stock and ETF trading
  • No withdrawal and inactivity fee
  • High forex fees
  • High financing rate
account opening
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
4.5
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
  • Problems with verification
deposit and withdrawal
3.3
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Several account base currencies
  • Credit/Debit card not available
4.3
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No USD currency
  • Few base currencies available in each country
web trading platform
4.0
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • No price alerts
4.4
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
mobile trading platform
4.5
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Touch/Face ID login
  • No price alerts
4.9
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Price alerts
desktop trading platform
markets and products
3.6
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Options
  • Futures
4.1
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • CFD (forex, stock, ETF, index, commodity)
research
2.1
  • Good interactive chart
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • No trading ideas
  • Poor quality news flow
3.4
  • Good interactive chart
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • User-friendly
  • No trading ideas
  • No/poor quality news flow
customer service
3.8
  • Phone support
  • Relevant answers
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 support
5.0
  • Live chat
  • Relevant answers
  • 24/7 availability
  • No phone support
education
2.5
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • No demo account
4.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • No webinars
  • Banking background
  • Top-tier financial regulator
  • Negative balance protection
  • Regulated by FCA
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
recommended for Traders and investors looking for execution only CFD traders and equity investors looking for easy trading platforms
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