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Comparison CMC Markets vs Robinhood

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

Firstly, let’s compare commission fees provided by these brokers for regular transactions. CMC Markets has a commission fee of 0.08% commission, and Robinhood has a commission fee of commission-free. 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, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Crypto Trading are provided by Robinhood. Concerning the platforms, CMC Markets uses Web Platform, Android App, iOS App, while Robinhood uses Web Platform, Android App, iOS App.

Finally, by comparing the two online brokers, we want to pay attention to the year and country of establishing, the regulatory authorities and the possibility of withdrawing funds. CMC Markets was established in 1987 in United Kingdom, and it is regulated by FCA, ASIC, CFTC. And Robinhood was established in 2013 in USA, and it is regulated by SEC, FINRA. Withdrawal of funds from CMC Markets can be done using Bank Wire with a withdrawal fee of free. And Robinhood provides the ability to withdraw funds using Bank Wire with a withdrawal fee of free. The withdrawal time for CMC Markets is 1 - 2 business days, and that one for Robinhood is 5 days trading holding period for uninvested funds.

As a result, the rating of CMC Markets is 4.8 stars versus that of Robinhood of 3.4 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
Robinhood
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education

Fees

Fees
Stock
ETFs
Options
Forex Spreads
CFDs
Metals
Cryptocurrency
CMC Markets
Stock
0.08% commission
ETFs
0.08% commission
Options
N/A
Forex Spreads
From 0.7 pips
CFDs
0.08% commission
Metals
From 0.3 pips
Cryptocurrency
N/A
Robinhood
Stock
Commission-free
ETFs
Commission-free
Options
Commission-free
Forex Spreads
N/A
CFDs
N/A
Metals
N/A
Cryptocurrency
Commission-free

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Crypto Trading
CMC Markets
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Crypto Trading
Robinhood
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Crypto Trading

Platforms

Platforms
Web Platform
CMC Markets
Web Platform
Robinhood
Web Platform

Tools

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

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
CMC Markets
Android App
iOS App
Robinhood
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
CMC Markets
Minimum deposit
$0
Bank Wire
Robinhood
Minimum deposit
None
Bank Wire

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
CMC Markets
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
1 - 2 business days
Withdrawal Fee
Free
Robinhood
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
5 days trading holding period for uninvested funds
Withdrawal Fee
Free

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
Robinhood
Сountry of Origin
United States
Year Founded
2013
Regulated By
SEC, FINRA

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
CMC Markets
Phone
1 866 884 2608
Email
support@cmcmarkets.com
Live Chat
Yes
Robinhood
Phone
No
Email
Yes
Live Chat
No

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