Skrill vs. 4XC

Compare their range of markets, trading platforms, deposit and withdrawal methods, and much more.

Pros and Cons

Skrill

  • Pros
  • Buy Bitcoin or other crypto-currencies.
  • Easily send money to any email address.
  • Deposit money with hundreds of Forex brokers.
  • Spend or withdraw profits with a prepaid Mastercard.
  • Cons
  • Not suited for day trading because of its currency exchange fees.
  • Prepaid Mastercard is only available in Euros.
  • Monthly inactivity fee after 12 months.
  • Awards
  • Best Digital Wallet, 2019 - Juniper Research
4XC

  • Pros
  • True STP trading, with no re-quotes.
  • All trading styles and Expert Advisors are allowed.
  • Free VPS server, with support for MT4 and MT5.
  • Client funds are held in segregated accounts.
  • Leverage up to 1:400.
  • Cons
  • You cannot buy shares or crypto-currency directly (only CFDs).
  • 4XC is incorporated and regulated in the Cook Islands.
  • Awards
  • #1 European Forex Newcomer of the Year, 2020
  • #1 Global Forex Newcomer of the Year, 2020
  • #1 Best Value Broker Africa, 2020

Trading platforms

Trading platformsSkrill ▷4XC ▷
MetaTrader 4NA
MetaTrader 5NA
Operating systemsSkrill ▷4XC ▷
Web trader
Android
iOS

Account funding

Deposits and withdrawalsSkrill ▷4XC ▷
Bank transfer
Credit card
Debit card
AstroPayNA
Banco PluralNA
Bitcoin
Bitcoin Cash
China UnionPayNA
EthereumNA
FasaPayNA
GlobepayNA
Help2PayNA
M-PESANA
NETELLERNA
PayRetailersNA
Perfect MoneyNA
QQNA
Skrill
STICPAYNA
WeChatNA
Western UnionNA
Account base currenciesSkrill ▷4XC ▷
AUD - Australian DollarNA
EUR - EuroNA
GBP - British PoundNA
NGN - Nigerian NairaNA
NZD - New Zealand DollarNA
USD - U.S. DollarNA

Regulators

Company informationSkrill ▷4XC ▷
Company nameSkrill LimitedGeomatrix Ltd
Head officeLondon, UKCook Islands
Incorporation date20012018
RegulatorsSkrill ▷4XC ▷
Cook IslandsNANo. MC03/2018
UKFCA No. 900001NA