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FinecoBank vs eToro 2020

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Is eToro better than FinecoBank ? After scoring the best share dealing accounts across 46 different variables, FinecoBank is better than eToro . FinecoBank is a great share dealing option for price-conscious traders who don’t require an advanced trading platform, educational materials, or research reports. Fineco charges only £2.95 for UK shares and ETFs, $3.95 for US stocks and ETFs, and €3.95 for European stocks and ETFs.

Overall Rating

Feature FinecoBank eToro
Overall 4 3.5
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Trading Fees

Feature FinecoBank eToro
Share Trading: 0-9 Deals/ Month
£2.95 £0 (Other Fees Apply)
Share Trading: 10-19 Deals/ Month
£2.95 £0 (Other Fees Apply)
Share Trading: 20+ Deals/ Month
£2.95 £0 (Other Fees Apply)
Annual Custody Fee: £0 - £250,000
0.25% £0 (Other Fees Apply)
Bonds - Government (Gilts) - Fee
£6.95 N/A
ETFs - Fee
£2.95 £0 (Other Fees Apply)
Investment Trusts - Fee
N/A N/A
Telephone Dealing Fee
N/A N/A
Commissions & Fees 5 4
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Platforms & Tools

Feature FinecoBank eToro
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Yes No
Web Platform
Yes Yes
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Stock Alerts
No Yes
Charting - Indicators / Studies
24 66
Charting - Drawing Tools
2 13
Charting - Notes
No No
Charting - Display Corporate Events
Yes No
Charting - Stock Overlays
Yes Yes
Platform & Tools 3.5 3.5
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Research

Feature FinecoBank eToro
Research - Shares
Yes Yes
Research - CFDs
No No
Research - Funds
Yes No
Fund Research - Research Reports
No No
Research - ETFs
Yes No
Research - Bonds
Yes No
Portfolio Allocation Breakdown
Yes Yes
Research 3.5 3.5
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Investments

Feature FinecoBank eToro
Share Trading
Yes Yes
CFD Trading
Yes Yes
Funds
Yes No
ETFs
Yes Yes
Bonds - Corporate
Yes No
Bonds - Government (Gilts)
Yes No
Investment Trusts
No No
Spread Betting
Yes Yes
Advisor Services
Yes No
Offering of Investments 4 3.5
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Education

Feature FinecoBank eToro
Has Education - Share Trading
No Yes
Has Education - Funds
No No
Has Education - Retirement
No No
Client Webinars
Yes Yes
Client Webinars (Archived)
Yes Yes
Education 3.5 3

Overall

Feature FinecoBank eToro
FinecoBank Review eToro Review
Overall 4 3.5
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For our 2020 Review, we assessed the best trading platforms in the UK for online share dealing. Let's compare eToro vs FinecoBank .

Which broker is less expensive?

Alongside the cost per trade, most UK online brokers also charge a monthly, quarterly, or annual management fee, which varies based on the account type and balance. Based on our thorough review, FinecoBank offers better pricing than eToro for share dealing.

Assuming a £30,000 portfolio size, here are the total annual costs for share dealing with both brokers, given different monthly activity scenarios.

1 Trade Per Month - FinecoBank is cheaper. FinecoBank would only cost £35.40 each year while eToro would cost £75.00.

3 Trades Per Month - eToro is less expensive under this scenario. eToro would cost £75.00 per year while FinecoBank would cost £106.20.

10 Trades Per Month - eToro is the better choice. Annual fees with eToro would total £75, while annual fees with FinecoBank would be £354.

20 Trades Per Month - eToro costs less in this scenario. Total annual costs with eToro would equal £75, while FinecoBank would equal £708.

Which broker offers a wider range of investment options?

FinecoBank offers a more diverse selection of investment options than eToro . FinecoBank offers investors access to Advisor Services, ETFs, Funds, Share Trading and Bonds - Government (Gilts). Investing encompasses a wide variety of asset classes, so finding a broker that offers every investment type you are interested in is important.

Which platform offers better research?

Our testing concluded that FinecoBank is better for research than eToro . FinecoBank offers more research options, including research reports, articles, and analyst ratings.

Which trading platform is better?

To compare the trading platforms of both eToro and FinecoBank , we tested each broker's trading tools and share dealing app. All features compared, FinecoBank offers a better share dealing platform.

Overall, between eToro and FinecoBank , FinecoBank is the winner.

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