Compare FxPro vs Hargreaves Lansdown


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how FxPro stacks up against Hargreaves Lansdown!

FxPro vs Hargreaves Lansdown
overall rating
4.1
4.4
overall pros
  • Superb account opening process
  • Great customer service
  • Free deposit and withdrawal
  • Easy-to-use trading platforms
  • High-quality educational tools
  • Great customer service
overall cons
  • Only CFDs and forex
  • High trading fees for some stock CFDs
  • Inactivity fee
  • High fees for stocks and ETFs
  • Offline account opening for clients outside the UK
  • Only GBP base currency
fees
3.0
  • No withdrawal fee
  • Low financing rate
  • Inactivity fee
  • High CFD fees
2.7
  • Low non-trading fees
  • No withdrawal fee
  • Low fees for funds and bonds
  • High stock and ETF fees
  • Currency conversion fee
account opening
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • Low minimum deposit
4.4
  • Fast
  • No minimum deposit
  • Fully digital for UK clients
  • Offline account opening for non-UK clients
deposit and withdrawal
4.5
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Few minor account currencies accepted
3.8
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Only one account base currency
web trading platform
2.8
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Order confirmation
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • No price alerts
  • Poor design
3.7
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good search function
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Charting is extremely slow
mobile trading platform
3.8
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • No Touch/Face ID login
  • No order confirmation
3.9
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Touch/Face ID login
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • No price alerts
desktop trading platform
3.4
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Outdated design
  • Search function could be improved
markets and products
1.5
  • Forex
  • CFD
3.0
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Portfolio+ Venture Capital Trust
research
3.5
  • Trading ideas
  • User-friendly
  • No fundamental data available
3.8
  • Trading ideas
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • User-friendly
  • Only basic charting and analytics tools
customer service
4.5
  • Live chat
  • Relevant answers
  • Available in local languages
  • No 24/7 support
4.0
  • Phone support
  • Fast response time
  • Relevant answers
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 support
education
4.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • No webinars
4.0
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • Demo account only on mobile
  • Negative balance protection
  • Regulated by top-tier FCA
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • Listed on stock exchange
  • Does not hold a banking license
recommended for Forex and CFD traders looking for a broker with great account opening and familiar with MetaTrader platform Beginners and buy-and-hold investors looking for great customer service and easy-to-use trading platforms
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