USA, UK, Germany, France, Greece, Italy, Hong Kong, Australia, Chile, Japan, Tel-Aviv, Canada, MENA International Offices
Year of company’s foundation:
In 2010, FXCM went public and began trading on the NYSE [Ticker Symbol: FXCM], becoming the first forex broker in the US to IPO
Retail and Institutional
CFTC and NFA in the US (NFA Member# 0308179)
FCA in the UK (Firm registration #217689)
ASIC in Australia (AFSL #309763)
SFC in Honk Kong (SFC CE #AIM232)
CONSOB in Italy (#76)
Authorized in Germany by the Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin #122556)
FXCM France is registered with the Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel (ACP), as the branch of Forex Capital Markets Ltd.
Credit Card, Debit Card, Bank Wire, Paper Check, ACH
FXCM representatives are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
24 Hour trading:
Monday Through Friday
Market Order, Close Order, Entry Order, Stop Order, Limit Order, OCO Order
Swap Free Accounts (Shariah Law):
4. TYPICAL SPREADS
Low Forex Spreads¹
No Dealing Desk Spreads
Commission for 1,000 Trade Size (per side)¹
¹Spreads & Commissions: FXCM spreads are variable. Spread figures are time-weighted averages derived from tradable prices at FXCM from 2 July 2014 to 31 July 2014. The spreads and commissions may differ for Active Trader accounts.
Commissions are charged in the currency denomination of your account. Advertised spreads & commissions may not be applicable to certain account types such as client accounts under particular referring brokers.
FXCM strives to provide traders with tight, competitive spreads; however, there may be instances when market conditions cause spreads to widen beyond the spreads displayed here. Commissions shown above represent accounts with a base currency of USD.
FXCM combines cutting edge technology with market expertise to deliver its retail FX trading platform. FXCM provides retail customers with software available in more than 16 languages, as well as customer support and research in more than a dozen languages. Retail customers have easy access to the FX market through FXCM’s Trading Station Platform, where they can take advantage of one-click order execution and trading from real time charts, placing six different types of orders.
Trades can be executed by using desktop, web or mobile solutions. For more advanced traders, FXCM offers a variety of automated trading platforms that allow users to take advantage of the 24 hour FX market. The selection of software - accessible through Mirror Trader, MetaTrader4 and NinjaTrader - enables users to choose between a choice of systems, programming languages and hosting services.
FXCM Trading Station Desktop
The Forex Trading Station Desktop is our proprietary flagship technology platform, also named by Forex Magnates as “Best Proprietary FX Platform” in 2012. Trading Station Desktop combines power and functionality and is accessible through a user-friendly interface. A Windows-based platform with a wide variety of customization options for users to choose from, including a choice of sixteen languages.
Fractional pricing—in one-tenth of a pip
24-hour tight bid and ask spreads
Live streaming prices for more than 24 currency pairs
Trade from Charts, One-Click Trading, and Customization
+600 Custom Indicators and automated Trading
Platform now available on iPad and Android tablets
Trading Station Web is an online forex trading platform designed to offer similar features and a similar trading experience to FXCM's award winning desktop platform, Trading Station Desktop. Can now be used with any Trading Station account login.
No Downloading or Installation Required
Works on Mac computers
Accessible from behind most personal and corporate firewalls
FXCM MT4 platform is integrated seamlessly with our No Dealing Desk Forex execution. No 3rd party bridges and no auto account syncs. We offer more features to enhance your MetaTrader 4 trading experience.
Accepting All EAs, including Scalping EAs
FREE VPS Hosting†: Have your trade robot capture trading opportunities 24 per day. Programming services unit to build EAs on demand and support EA developers.
2011 FXStreet- Best FX Awards- Best Broker Research Team: DailyFx
2010 FX Traders’ Choice Awards- Eagle Award: Best Broker- Europe Falcon Award: High Broker Satisfaction- Oceania, Americas, Africa Global Fx Broker- Overall
2010 What Investment Magazine- Readership Awards- Best FX Provider 2010
2010 Moneyam- Online Finance Awards- Winner Best Online Fx Broker
2009, 2010 FX-Week- Winner Best Retail Platform
FX Weeks's e-FX Awards recognize industry excellence in electronic foreign exchange. FXCM is honored to be the recipient of the 2009 and 2010 award for Best Retail Platform.
2004, 2005, 2006, 2010 Inc. 500- List of America’s Fastest Growing Companies Four Time Honoree
For over thirty years, Inc. has been the go-to magazine for small business owners. Since 1982, Inc. has recognized America's fastest growing companies with its Inc. 500 list. From 2004 to 2006 FXCM was an honoree on that list.
About the Company:
FXCM Inc. (NYSE:FXCM) is a leading online provider of foreign exchange (forex) trading and related services to retail and institutional customers world-wide.
At the heart of FXCM's client offering is No Dealing Desk forex trading. Clients benefit from FXCM’s large network of forex liquidity providers enabling FXCM to offer competitive spreads on major currency pairs. Clients have the advantage of mobile trading, one-click order execution and trading from real-time charts. FXCM's U.K. subsidiary, Forex Capital Markets Limited, also offers CFD products with no re-quote trading and allows clients to trade oil, gold, silver and stock indices along with forex on one platform. In addition, FXCM offers educational courses on forex trading and provides free news and market research through DailyFX.com.
Visit www.fxcm.com and follow us on Twitter @FXCM, Facebook FXCM, Google+ FXCM or YouTube FXCM
Trading foreign exchange and CFDs on margin carries a high level of risk, which may result in a loss of some or all of your deposited funds, therefore may not be suitable for all investors. FXCM LLC is regulated by National Futures Association [NFA # 0308179].
*No Re-Quote Policy: FXCM maintains a no re-quote policy. Circumstances exist based on order size, trading pattern, and market conditions where individuals may not receive execution at the requested rate. Orders are executed at the next available rate within the trader's parameters, subject to market conditions. The difference between the requested rate and final execution price may be more or less advantageous based on the market activity and available liquidity.
**Leverage is a double-edged sword, and can dramatically amplify your profits. It can also just as dramatically amplify your losses. Trading foreign exchange with any level of leverage may not be suitable for all investors.
† Maintain a $5,000 balance on your MT4 account, and the VPS is yours at no cost. If you do not meet this requirement, a fee of $30 may be debited from any of your FXCM account(s) to cover the VPS cost.
¹Spreads & Commissions: FXCM spreads are variable. Spread figures are time-weighted averages derived from tradable prices at FXCM from 2 July 2014 to 31 July 2014. The spreads and commissions may differ for Active Trader accounts. Commissions are charged in the currency denomination of your account. Advertised spreads & commissions may not be applicable to certain account types such as client accounts under particular referring brokers. FXCM strives to provide traders with tight, competitive spreads; however, there may be instances when market conditions cause spreads to widen beyond the spreads displayed here. Commissions shown above represent accounts with a base currency of USD.
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Risk Disclosure: Trading forex on margin carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. The high degree of leverage can work against you as well as for you. Before deciding to invest in foreign exchange you should carefully consider your investment objectives, level of experience, and risk appetite. The possibility exists that you could sustain a loss of some or all of your initial investment and therefore you should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose. You should be aware of all the risks associated with foreign exchange trading, and seek advice from an independent financial advisor if you have any doubts.