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Comparison CMC Markets vs Zacks Trade

The InvestorGreg.net broker comparisons assess over a dozen different brokers, finding the best online trading brokers. This comparison page compares CMC Markets vs Zacks Trade. Is CMC Markets or Zacks Trade 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 Zacks Trade has a commission fee of $0.01 per share with $1 minimum or 1% of trade value if <$1 per share. For trading in Forex, the commission fee of CMC Markets is from 0.7 pips, while the commission fee of Zacks Trade is -. When analyzing commission fees in CFD: CMC Markets provides 0.08% commission, and Zacks Trade provides -. And for summarizing a complete picture, we should see trading in the metal market, where these brikers provide the following commissions: from 0.3 pips and - for CMC Markets and Zacks Trade, respectively. You can read more detailed information on commission fees in the online broker reviews.

Investors should always know about types of online trading supported by broker and about tools provided by them in trading. It is very important information as well. Let’s compare them. are CMC Markets provides customers with Stocks Trading, ETFs Trading, Forex Trading, and Zacks Trade provides customers with Stocks Trading, Penny Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Mutual Funds Trading, Bonds Trading. Concerning the platforms, CMC Markets uses Web Platform, Android App, iOS App, while Zacks Trade uses Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), 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 Zacks Trade was established in Original company 1978, online brokerage 2008 in United States, and it is regulated by SEC, FINRA, SIPC. We can withdraw funds from CMC Markets with the help of Bank Wire, and its withdrawal fee is free. And Zacks Trade provides the ability to withdraw funds with the help of Bank Wire, and its withdrawal fee is 1 withdrawal free monthly. The time for withdrawal in CMC Markets is 1 - 2 business days, and that one in Zacks Trade is 4-7 working days.

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

Fees

Fees
Stock
ETFs
Options
Mutual Funds
Bonds
Forex Spreads
CFDs
Futures
Metals
Cryptocurrency
CMC Markets
Stock
0.08% commission
ETFs
0.08% commission
Options
N/A
Mutual Funds
N/A
Bonds
N/A
Forex Spreads
From 0.7 pips
CFDs
0.08% commission
Futures
N/A
Metals
From 0.3 pips
Cryptocurrency
N/A
Zacks Trade
Stock
$0.01 per share with $1 minimum or 1% of trade value if <$1 per share
ETFs
$0.01 per share with $1 minimum or 1% of trade value if <$1 per share
Options
$1 for First Contract + $0.75 per additional
Mutual Funds
$27.50
Bonds
Government Bonds: 0.025% Face Value + $3 per bond Corporate Bonds: 0.1% Face Value + $3 per bond
Forex Spreads
-
CFDs
-
Futures
-
Metals
-
Cryptocurrency
-

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
CMC Markets
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Zacks Trade
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading

Platforms

Platforms
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
CMC Markets
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
Zacks Trade
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
CMC Markets
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
Zacks Trade
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
CMC Markets
Android App
iOS App
Zacks Trade
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
CMC Markets
Minimum deposit
$0
Bank Wire
Zacks Trade
Minimum deposit
$2,500
Bank Wire

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
CMC Markets
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
1 - 2 business days
Withdrawal Fee
Free
Zacks Trade
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
4-7 working days
Withdrawal Fee
1 withdrawal free monthly

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
Zacks Trade
Сountry of Origin
United States
Year Founded
Original company 1978, online brokerage 2008
Regulated By
SEC, FINRA, SIPC

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
CMC Markets
Phone
1 866 884 2608
Email
support@cmcmarkets.com
Live Chat
Yes
Zacks Trade
Phone
Yes
Email
Yes
Live Chat
Yes

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