IC Markets was established in Limassol, Cyprus in 2018 and is one of the largest CFD and Forex providers in Europe, with a management team with extensive experience in Forex, CFD and Equity markets in Asia, Europe and North America , able to provide customers with the most advanced trading platform, low latency connectivity and excellent liquidity. IC Markets' mission is to create the best and most transparent trading environment for both retail and institutional clients. IC Markets is currently regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (Regulatory Number: 362/18).
IC Markets is currently regulated by the global first-level regulator - CySEC in Cyprus, which means that the security of customers' funds and trading activities can be protected to a certain extent. Compared to those trading platforms that are not regulated or regulated offshore, IC Markets is undoubtedly safe.
IC Markets is a diversified investment asset for investors, mainly including popular currency pairs in the foreign exchange market, commodities, indices, bonds, cryptocurrencies, stocks, and futures.
Leverage & Account
In order to meet the investment needs and trading experience of different investors, IC Markets provides three different types of accounts, namely the original spread account (cTrader), the original spread account, and the standard account. The minimum deposit for the three accounts is 200 euros and the trading leverage is 1:30.
Spread & Fees
The original spread account (cTrader) has a spread from 0.0 pips and a trading commission of €3/100K trading volume. Raw Spread Accounts have spreads starting from 0.0 pips and trading commissions of €3.5 per 100K volume. Standard accounts have spreads from 1.0 pips and no trading commissions.
IC Markets provides traders with MT4, MT5 and cTrader trading software to meet the wide range of needs of users. MT4 is currently the most popular trading platform, with a highly customizable, user-friendly interface, multiple technical indicators and data analysis tools, which can help traders formulate different trading strategies. MT5 is the latest version of MT4, with all the positive features of MT4, with more powerful trading functions. CTrade is a platform specially designed for high-speed execution through which traders can trade global markets. cTrader's stand-alone design, elegant user interface, and advanced features make it a favorite among freelance traders.
IC Markets supports traders to deposit and withdraw funds from their investment accounts through VISA, MasterCard, NETELLER, Skrill, and wire transfer.