FXCM | Forex Capital Markets

 

 

Forex Capital Markets or FXCM trades in global foreign exchange markets and lets individual as well as institutional clients avail its services. FXCM was founded 11 years ago in New York, USA and has been one of the pioneers of online trading facilities.


Most of FXCM’s services are provided using their online trading platform called FXCM Active Trader. Third party platforms such as the Meta Trader 4 are also supported.


FXCM operates globally in Hong Kong, London, Tokyo, Paris, Milan, Athens and Dubai. Although inside the US, it has offices in Dallas and San Francisco; New York offices remain the headquarters. Outside of the US, FXCM also trades in CFD’s on commodities like Crude Oil, Gold, Shares and other major indices.


FXCM is considered a very reliable broker with great features for scalpers in particular. Their Customer Service is timely and dependable and online trading platform is stable.

 


Company

Forex Capital Markets (FXCM)

Web-Portal

http://www.forexmicrolot.com

Country of origin

USA

On-line since

 1999

Payment options

Credit cards, On-line check, Paper checks, Bank wire

Minimum account size

50 US$

Minimum position(lots)

1

Leverage

 Up to 1:50

Spreads

1-3 Pips – EUR/USD (Variable)

Trading Categories

Forex trading

Regulation

Registered with Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

Member of National Futures Association (NFA)

Also regulated by the official regulators in UK, Hong Kong, Italy, Germany, Australia, Dubai and France

Pros

* Unique trading software

* MetaTrader support

* Web-based platform

* Great user support

* Training courses available

* Access to DailyFX.com

* PAMM accounts available

Cons

* Limitations for MetaTrader 4 accounts

* No mini-Forex accounts

Ratings

93% 

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