Spread Betting

Spread Betting Comparison

Use the interactive Investment Superstore Spread Betting Comparison tool to find the most cost-effective platform for your favourite markets.

We have also compiled a breakdown of key features to help you discover the platform that best suits your trading. 

Spread bets and CFDs are leveraged products traded on margin and can result in losses that exceed deposits.

Indices Spreads:

BrokerUK 100 min. spreadWall Street min. spreadDAX min. spread
Core Spreads0.811
CMC Markets11.41
Spreadco0.80.81
ETX Capital111
Spreadex121
Capital Index10.51
LCG111
GKFX0.520.5
IG11.81

Forex Spreads:

BrokerGBP/ USD min. spreadEUR/ USD min. spreadEUR/ GBP min. spread
Core Spreads0.90.70.8
Spreadex212
CMC Markets0.70.90.9
Spreadco10.81
ETX Capital0.90.70.9
LCG0.90.61.1
Capital Index1.20.71.1
GKFX0.90.70.9
IG0.90.60.9

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Spread Betting Platforms:

IG

  • Key Features:
  • UK market leader, 150,000 + clients
  • Platforms:
  • Web based, Smart phone apps, MT4, L2 Dealer, API connectivty
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • Level 2 data with L2 Dealer available
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore will accept no liability for action taken by any user of this website.

GKFX

  • Key Features:
  • Automated Trading, Live Squawk, Comprehensive Education
  • Platforms:
  • MT4, Webtrader, Multi Terminal
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • £50 ready-to-trade account. No deposit required.* T&Cs apply
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore and GKFX does not accept any liability for action taken by any user of this website. This site is general information and not an invitation to act.

CMC Markets

  • Key Features:
  • Award winning charting package, Reuters News and Morningstar Quantitative Equity Research built into platform
  • Platforms:
  • Next generation trading platform available on desktop, tablet and smartphone
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • Cash rebates for high volume traders
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore does not accept any liability for action taken by any user of this website. This site is general information and not an invitation to act.

LCG

  • Key Features:
  • Offers a premium service with dedicated account manager
  • Platforms:
  • LCG WebTrader, MT4
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • None
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore does not accept any liability for action taken by any user of this website. This site is general information and not an invitation to act.

ETX Capital

  • Key Features:
  • Online educational webinars, System supports 15 different languages
  • Platforms:
  • ETX TraderPro, MT4, ETX Binary
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • £20 Free bonus when opening a new account on MT4
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore does not accept any liability for action taken by any user of this website. This site is general information and not an invitation to act.

Core Spreads

  • Key Features:
  • Fixed spreads on a wide range of markets
  • Platforms:
  • Coretrader, MT4
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • Uncapped Welcome bonus worth up to 50% of your first month’s spread, Upto 25% cash back as rebates
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore does not accept any liability for action taken by any user of this website. This site is general information and not an invitation to act.

Spreadex

  • Key Features:
  • Offers credit to traders, Ability to trade AIM stocks
  • Platforms:
  • Online & Mobile
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • 5% profit bonus in UK 100 for first 3 weeks
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore does not accept any liability for action taken by any user of this website. This site is general information and not an invitation to act.

Spreadco

  • Key Features:
  • Trade FTSE 100 £25 from margin, Tight fixed spreads
  • Platforms:
  • Online, Mobile & IPad
  • Rewards/Rebates:
  • None
  • All investment involves risk. You may get back less than you invested. Seek independent financial advice before undertaking any investments. Investment Superstore does not accept any liability for action taken by any user of this website. This site is general information and not an invitation to act.

Trading Calculators:

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