IC Markets Review [date_month_year]

IC Markets offers variable spreads on our   Meta Trader 4,  Meta Trader 5  and cTrader,  forex trading platforms. We are able to offer tight spreads in each of our platforms by providing them with Raw Pricing connectivity. Over 25  liquidity sources are pricing into our Network at any given time to ensure our spreads remain tight and liquidity deep 24/7.

Our typical spreads are illustrated below. Spreads can go as low as 0.0 pips* on our MetaTrader and cTrader Raw Spread platforms.

Instrument Specifications are subject to change. The most accurate details are those displayed in your account through the electronic trading system.

How many Symbols do IC Markets offer?

They offer over 850 instruments including over 700 Equity CFDs, Indices, Metals and 60+ FX pairs.

Do I have to have a USD account to trade?

No – plenty of other options are available, including EUR, GBP, AUD, CHF and JPY.

What is the maximum leverage I can have?

500:1 is the max leverage offered. But you can of course choose much lower levels if you need it. Many leverage settigns are available to suit all types of trader.

How can I deposit funds?

Again there are plenty of options here from Debit and Credit cards, Skrill, PayPal, Neteller, Bank Transfer, UnionPay, POLI, Rapidpay -and even Bitcoin Wallet for Bitcoin transactions!

Are ICM on Social Media?

Yes – Via Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Youtube, Google+ and even Linkedin.

Are IC Regulated?

Of course – They are regulated by ASIC, CySec and the FSA.

Can I trade via MT4?

Yes, MT4 and MT5 are both options when opening an account.

Is there a minimum deposit when opening an account?


How do I open an account?

It’s a quick and easy process to open an account. Click here to start.


By Chris

Chris is one of two founding members of TradingHalo. He started his career in equities as an execution dealer for a large stock-broking firm before going on to run their derivatives desk. From there, he went on to join Smart-Live Markets and then GKFX, where he assisted in their pioneering of MT4-based spread-betting and became a senior trader running large positions across a variety of asset classes including FX, Metals, Commodities, Indices and Single Stocks. Chris now works at one of the largest FX brokerages in the world and is currently Head of Trading in London. Away from Trading, Chris is an avid golfer (or at least, tries to be)