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Comparison Interactive Brokers vs XTB

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

Firstly, let’s compare commission fees provided by these brokers for regular transactions. The commission fee of Interactive Brokers on regular transactions of the stock exchange is $0.005, and XTB has a commission fee of from 0.3 pips. For trading in Forex, the commission fee of Interactive Brokers is 0.20 basis points, while the commission fee of XTB is from 0.1 pips. And for summarizing a complete picture, we should see trading in the metal market, where these brikers provide the following commissions: 0.15 basis points and from 0.3 pips for Interactive Brokers and XTB, 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 Interactive Brokers provides customers with Stocks Trading, Penny Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Mutual Funds Trading, Bonds Trading, Forex Trading, Futures Trading, Crypto Trading, Robo Advisor, and XTB provides customers with Stocks Trading, ETFs Trading, Forex Trading, Crypto Trading. Concerning the platforms, Interactive Brokers uses Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, Android App, iOS App, while XTB uses Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, MT4, 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. Interactive Brokers was founded in 1978 in United States, and it is regulated by NYSE, FINRA, SIPC. And XTB was founded in 2002 in United Kingdom, and it is regulated by FCA, IFSC, KNF, CNMV and CMB. Withdrawal of funds from Interactive Brokers can be done using Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard with a withdrawal fee of $0. And XTB provides the ability to withdraw funds using Bank Wire with a withdrawal fee of free. The withdrawal time for Interactive Brokers is 3-5 days, and that one for XTB is n/A.

As a result, the rating of Interactive Brokers is 4.1 stars versus that of XTB of 4.3 stars.

Overall Rating

 
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
 
Interactive Brokers
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
XTB
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
Interactive Brokers
Stock
$0.005
ETFs
$0
Options
$0 + $0.70 per contract
Mutual Funds
$14.95
Bonds
0.1% of face value
Forex Spreads
0.20 basis points
CFDs
N/A
Futures
$0.85 per contract
Metals
0.15 basis points
Cryptocurrency
$5 per contract
XTB
Stock
From 0.3 pips
ETFs
0.08% minimum $8.00 USD
Options
N/A
Mutual Funds
N/A
Bonds
N/A
Forex Spreads
From 0.1 pips
CFDs
0.08% minimum $8.00 USD
Futures
N/A
Metals
From 0.3 pips
Cryptocurrency
Spreads vary

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
Interactive Brokers
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Robo Advisor
XTB
Stocks Trading
Penny 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
Interactive Brokers
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4
XTB
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Education
Demo account
Interactive Brokers
Research & Analysis
Education
Demo account
XTB
Research & Analysis
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
Interactive Brokers
Android App
iOS App
XTB
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Interactive Brokers
Minimum deposit
$0
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
XTB
Minimum deposit
$250
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
Interactive Brokers
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
3-5 days
Withdrawal Fee
$0
XTB
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
N/A
Withdrawal Fee
Free

Security & Fairness

Security & Fairness
Сountry of Origin
Year Founded
Regulated By
Interactive Brokers
Сountry of Origin
United States
Year Founded
1978
Regulated By
NYSE, FINRA, SIPC
XTB
Сountry of Origin
United Kingdom
Year Founded
2002
Regulated By
FCA, IFSC, KNF, CNMV and CMB

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
Interactive Brokers
Phone
1 (877) 442-2757
Email
Email form
Live Chat
Yes
XTB
Phone
+48 222 739 976
Email
sales_int@xtb.com
Live Chat
Yes

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