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Comparison CMC Markets vs eToro

The InvestorGreg.net broker comparisons assess over a dozen different brokers, finding the best online trading brokers. This comparison page compares CMC Markets vs eToro. Is CMC Markets or eToro a better online broker?

First of all, we’ll compare the commission fees of the two brokers. CMC Markets has a commission fee of 0.08% commission, and eToro has a commission fee of 0.09% spread per side. For trading in Forex, the commission fee of CMC Markets is from 0.7 pips, while the commission fee of eToro is from 3 pips. When analyzing commission fees in CFD: CMC Markets provides 0.08% commission, and eToro provides from 0.09%. For a more complete picture, let’s consider trading in the metal market, where CMC Markets and eToro have commission fees of from 0.3 pips and from 2 pips, respectively. You can read more detailed information on commission fees in the online broker reviews.

It is important for investors to know what types of online trading broker supports and what tools they can use for trading. Let’s compare them. Stocks Trading, ETFs Trading, Forex Trading are provided to customers by CMC Markets and Stocks Trading, ETFs Trading, Forex Trading, Crypto Trading are provided by eToro. As for platforms, CMC Markets offers Web Platform, Android App, iOS App, while eToro offers Web Platform, Android App, iOS App.

In conclusion, when comparing the two online brokers, we should pay our attention to the year and country of foundation, the regulatory authorities and ways to withdraw funds. CMC Markets was established in 1987 in United Kingdom, and it is regulated by FCA, ASIC, CFTC. And eToro was established in 2007 in Cyprus, and it is regulated by CySEC, FCA, ASIC. Withdrawal of funds from CMC Markets can be done using Bank Wire with a withdrawal fee of free. And eToro provides the ability to withdraw funds using Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard with a withdrawal fee of $25. The withdrawal time for CMC Markets is 1 - 2 business days, and that one for eToro is within 1 business day.

As a result, the rating of CMC Markets is 4.8 stars versus that of eToro of 4.5 stars.

Overall Rating

 
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
 
CMC Markets
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
eToro
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education

Fees

Fees
Stock
ETFs
Forex Spreads
CFDs
Metals
Cryptocurrency
CMC Markets
Stock
0.08% commission
ETFs
0.08% commission
Forex Spreads
From 0.7 pips
CFDs
0.08% commission
Metals
From 0.3 pips
Cryptocurrency
N/A
eToro
Stock
0.09% spread per side
ETFs
0.09% spread per side
Forex Spreads
From 3 pips
CFDs
From 0.09%
Metals
From 2 pips
Cryptocurrency
From 1.5%

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Crypto Trading
CMC Markets
Stocks Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Crypto Trading
eToro
Stocks Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Crypto Trading

Platforms

Platforms
Web Platform
CMC Markets
Web Platform
eToro
Web Platform

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
CMC Markets
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
eToro
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
CMC Markets
Android App
iOS App
eToro
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal
CMC Markets
Minimum deposit
$0
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal
eToro
Minimum deposit
$200
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
CMC Markets
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
1 - 2 business days
Withdrawal Fee
Free
eToro
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
Within 1 business day
Withdrawal Fee
$25

Security & Fairness

Security & Fairness
Сountry of Origin
Year Founded
Regulated By
CMC Markets
Сountry of Origin
United Kingdom
Year Founded
1987
Regulated By
FCA, ASIC, CFTC
eToro
Сountry of Origin
Cyprus
Year Founded
2007
Regulated By
CySEC, FCA, ASIC

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
CMC Markets
Phone
1 866 884 2608
Email
support@cmcmarkets.com
Live Chat
Yes
eToro
Phone
+44-866-350-0881
Email
support@etoro.com
Live Chat
No

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