Markets.com Review

Markets.com is a reputable online broker established in 2008 by Safe Cap Investments, a subsidiary of Playtech PLC which is a publicly-listed company traded on the London Stock Exchange’s Main Market.

With over 2000+ assets available to trade, Market.com offersforex, indices, commodities, shares and cryptocurrencies through CFDs, and in the UK and Ireland, Spread bets. The broker also offers physical share dealing along with a quantitative investment strategy builder.

Markets.com is suitable for both beginner and professional traders, as it provides clients with a number of innovative trading solutions and analysis tools to meet the wide range of demands and needs of its clients. These include access to industry-standard trading platforms, low latency & fast order execution, a wide selection of asset classes, secure payment methods, fast deposits & withdrawals, negative balance protection and a great customer support service.

BrokerMarkets.com
Established2008
RegulationsCySEC (Europe), FCA (United Kingdom), FSCA (South Africa), ASIC (Australia) and FSC (British Virgin Island).
Publicly ListedNo
Broker TypeSTP
Product OfferingCFD, Spread Share Dealing
Trading PlatformsMarketsx, Marketsi, MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5.
Asset ClassesForex, indices, commodities, shares and cryptocurrencies
Minimum Deposit$100
Account CurrenciesUSD, EUR, GBP, DKK, NOK, SEK, PLN, CZK, AED
Maximum LeverageGlobal – 1:300
EU – 1:30
Pricing ModelSpreads and commissions.
Lot SizesMicro, Mini and Standard.
Account Funding &
Withdrawal Methods
Bank wire transfer, local bank transfer, credit/debit cards, Skrill, Neteller, Paypal, iDeal and Sofort.
Demo AccountYes
ScalpingYes
HedgingYes
PROS
  • Regulated and authourised by top tier regulatory agencies including CySEC (Europe), FCA (United Kingdom), ASIC (Australia) and FSC (British Virgin Island).
  • Hassle-free account registration process.
  • Offers a swap free account.
  • Access to industry standard trading platforms including Marketsx, Marketsi, MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5.
  • Low latency and fast order execution
  • A wide selection of asset classes, including forex, indices, commodities, shares and cryptocurrencies.
  • A variety of secure deposit and withdrawal methods including bank tranfers, credit/ debit cards, Paypal, Neteller, Skrill, Trustly and iDeal.
  • Fast deposits and withdrawals.
  • Negative balance protection.
  • Great customer support team with fast response time.
CONS
  • Does not accept traders from the United States.