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Comparison EasyMarkets vs Swissquote

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

Firstly, let’s compare commission fees provided by these brokers for regular transactions. Let’s analyze the commission fees on trading options. EasyMarkets has a commission fee of from 0.001 pips, Swissquote has a commission fee of £1 per contract (Minimum £5). For trading in Forex, the commission fee of EasyMarkets is from 1.8 pips, while the commission fee of Swissquote is average spread of 1.3 pips. We can also analyze commission fees for trading CFD: they are from 5 pips in EasyMarkets vs from 0.06% in Swissquote. For a more complete picture, let’s consider trading in the metal market, where EasyMarkets and Swissquote have commission fees of from 45 pips and £1 per contract (Minimum £5), respectively. The full online broker reviews contains more detailed information on the brokers’ commission fees.

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 EasyMarkets provides customers with Stocks Trading, Options Trading, Forex Trading, Crypto Trading, and Swissquote provides customers with Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Mutual Funds Trading, Bonds Trading, Forex Trading, Futures Trading, Crypto Trading, Robo Advisor. As for platforms, EasyMarkets offers Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, MT4, Android App, iOS App, while Swissquote offers Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, MT4, 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. EasyMarkets was founded in 2001 in Cyprus, and it is regulated by CySEC, ASIC. And Swissquote was founded in Switzerland in 1996, and it is regulated by FCA, FINMA, DFSA, MAS, SFC. Withdrawal of funds from EasyMarkets can be done using Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard with a withdrawal fee of free. And Swissquote provides the ability to withdraw funds using Bank Wire with a withdrawal fee of depends on account type. The withdrawal time for EasyMarkets is 3 - 10 business days, and that one for Swissquote is 1-2 working days.

As a result, the rating of EasyMarkets is 4.5 stars versus that of Swissquote of 4 stars.

Overall Rating

 
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
 
EasyMarkets
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
Swissquote
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
EasyMarkets
Stock
N/A
ETFs
N/A
Options
From 0.001 pips
Mutual Funds
N/A
Bonds
N/A
Forex Spreads
From 1.8 pips
CFDs
From 5 pips
Futures
N/A
Metals
From 45 pips
Cryptocurrency
Spreads from $45
Swissquote
Stock
From £15
ETFs
From £15
Options
£1 per contract (Minimum £5)
Mutual Funds
From £9
Bonds
0.3% (Minimum of £50)
Forex Spreads
Average spread of 1.3 pips
CFDs
From 0.06%
Futures
£1 per contract (Minimum £5)
Metals
£1 per contract (Minimum £5)
Cryptocurrency
Starting at 1%

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
EasyMarkets
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
Swissquote
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor

Platforms

Platforms
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4
EasyMarkets
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4
Swissquote
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Education
Demo account
EasyMarkets
Research & Analysis
Education
Demo account
Swissquote
Research & Analysis
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
EasyMarkets
Android App
iOS App
Swissquote
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
EasyMarkets
Minimum deposit
€100
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Swissquote
Minimum deposit
£0
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
EasyMarkets
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
3 - 10 business days
Withdrawal Fee
Free
Swissquote
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
1-2 working days
Withdrawal Fee
Depends on account type

Security & Fairness

Security & Fairness
Сountry of Origin
Year Founded
Regulated By
EasyMarkets
Сountry of Origin
Cyprus
Year Founded
2001
Regulated By
CySEC, ASIC
Swissquote
Сountry of Origin
1996
Year Founded
Switzerland
Regulated By
FCA, FINMA, DFSA, MAS, SFC

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
EasyMarkets
Phone
+357 25 828 899
Email
support@easymarkets.com
Live Chat
Yes
Swissquote
Phone
Yes
Email
Yes
Live Chat
Yes

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