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Comparison IronFX vs Plus500

The InvestorGreg.net broker comparisons assess over a dozen different brokers, finding the best online trading brokers. This comparison page compares IronFX vs Plus500. Is IronFX or Plus500 a better online broker?

First of all, we’ll compare the commission fees of the two brokers. The commission fee of IronFX on regular transactions of the stock exchange is spreads from 0.3 pips, commissions of 0.10%, and Plus500 has a commission fee of from 0.45%. For trading in Forex, the commission fee of IronFX is from 0.5 pips, while the commission fee of Plus500 is from 0.6 pips. And for summarizing a complete picture, we should see trading in the metal market, where these brikers provide the following commissions: spreads from 0.04 pips and from 0.03% for IronFX and Plus500, respectively. The full online broker reviews contains more detailed information on the brokers’ commission fees.

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, Forex Trading, Futures Trading, Crypto Trading are provided to customers by IronFX and Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Forex Trading, Futures Trading, Crypto Trading are provided by Plus500. Concerning the platforms, IronFX uses Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, MT4, Android App, iOS App, while Plus500 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. IronFX was founded in 2010 in Cyprus, and it is regulated by FCA, ASIC, CySEC, FSB. And Plus500 was founded in 2008 in Israel, and it is regulated by FCA, CySEC, FSCA, FMA, MAS, ISA, ASIC. We can withdraw funds from IronFX with the help of Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard, and its withdrawal fee is free. And Plus500 provides the ability to withdraw funds with the help of Bank Wire, Visa/Mastercard, and its withdrawal fee is £0. The time for withdrawal in IronFX is 1 - 5 business days, and that one in Plus500 is 1-2 working days.

Overall, IronFX boasts 4.8 stars versus Plus500 4 stars.

Overall Rating

 
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
 
IronFX
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
Plus500
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
IronFX
Stock
Spreads from 0.3 pips, commissions of 0.10%
ETFs
N/A
Options
N/A
Mutual Funds
N/A
Bonds
N/A
Forex Spreads
From 0.5 pips
CFDs
N/A
Futures
Spreads from 0.5 pips
Metals
Spreads from 0.04 pips
Cryptocurrency
Spreads from 100 pips
Plus500
Stock
From 0.45%
ETFs
From £0
Options
From 2 pips
Mutual Funds
-
Bonds
-
Forex Spreads
From 0.6 pips
CFDs
From 0.065%
Futures
From 0.03%
Metals
From 0.03%
Cryptocurrency
From 0.47%

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
IronFX
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading
Plus500
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Crypto Trading

Platforms

Platforms
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4
IronFX
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4
Plus500
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
MT4

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
IronFX
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
Plus500
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
IronFX
Android App
iOS App
Plus500
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal
IronFX
Minimum deposit
$100
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal
Plus500
Minimum deposit
£100
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
PayPal

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
IronFX
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
1 - 5 business days
Withdrawal Fee
Free
Plus500
Bank Wire
Visa/Mastercard
Withdrawal Time
1-2 working days
Withdrawal Fee
£0

Security & Fairness

Security & Fairness
Сountry of Origin
Year Founded
Regulated By
IronFX
Сountry of Origin
Cyprus
Year Founded
2010
Regulated By
FCA, ASIC, CySEC, FSB
Plus500
Сountry of Origin
Israel
Year Founded
2008
Regulated By
FCA, CySEC, FSCA, FMA, MAS, ISA, ASIC

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
IronFX
Phone
+44(0) 203 282 7777
Email
support@ironfx.com
Live Chat
Yes
Plus500
Phone
-
Email
Yes
Live Chat
Yes

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