Company Name: FOREX.com
135 US Highway 202/206
Bedminster, NJ 07921, USA
Country: United States
Other offices countries: Subsidiaries: UK, Australia, Japan, Hong Kong, Germany, Canada, Korea
Year of company's foundation: 1999
Liquidity Providers: Our best execution goal is supported by liquidity relationships with some of the world's leading FX banks, such as UBS, Barclays and Goldman Sachs.
Regulated by: NFA (US), CFTC (US), FCA (UK), ASIC (AU), FSA (JP), IIROC (CA), SFC (HK)
Maximum 50:1 Major Pairs, 20:1 Minors (US), 1:1 Spot Metals (US);
200:1 currency pairs and global indices, 100:1 commodities (UK and AU entities only)
Pip spread on majors:
“Typical” spreads for noted pairs represent the median and are tracked during the time frame of February 28, 2013 at 5:00pm ET to March 31, 2013 at 5:00pm ET.
FOREX.com does not charge commissions. Prices quoted are inclusive of our normal dealing spreads, which are derived from Interbank dealing spreads on all major currencies, including the US Dollar, British Pound (Sterling), Japanese Yen, Euro, Swiss Franc, Canadian Dollar and Australian Dollar. FOREX.com is compensated for its services through the bid/ask price.
Fractional pip pricing: Y
Mobile trading: Y
Free demo account: Y
URL free demo account: http://www.forex.com/forextrader-demo.html
Duration: 30 days
Description: At FOREX.com, advanced trading tools, 24-hour customer support during trading hours, and a secure online trading experience are all part of our commitment to offer more to the individual investor. Whether you’re already an experienced forex trader or new to currency trading, our risk-free $50,000 practice account is an ideal way to test drive our platforms at FOREX.com.
Open Live Account:
https://apply.forex.com/NewOLS_FRXC_EN/applyforex.aspx - FTP
https://apply.forex.com/NewOLS_FRXC_EN/applyforex.aspx?start=n91198&bc=mqus&ibc=frxc&sibc=mqus - Meta
Regular Account: Y
Minimum account size for Regular Account: $2,500
Mini Account: Y
Minimum account size for Mini Account: $500 US
$250 (UK & AU)
Micro Account: Y
Minimum account size for Micro Account: $500 US
$250 (UK & AU)
Accounts denominated in non-USD currencies: CHF, EUR, GBP, JPY (AUD, NZD in AU only)
Segregated Accounts: Y (UK, JP, and AU accounts only)
Payment methods: FOREX.com offers clients four convenient ways to fund their trading accounts, including credit card, eCheck (US only), wire or check.
Services: Trading 24 hours a day from Sunday 5pm– Friday 5pm ET. Commission-free trading (FOREX.com is compensated through the bid/ask spread). Web-based trading platform requires no download or installation. Free access to charting, news and research. 24-hour customer support via phone, email and chat during trading hours. Mobile trading available.
24 Hour trading: Y
Hedging Facilities: Y (MetaTrader, UK and AU accounts only)
Order Types: Market, limit, stop loss, If/Then, If/Then OCO, OCO, trailing stop
FIFO Rule: Y (FOREXTrader and MetaTrader US)
Spot metals (US unleveraged trading, UK and AU leveraged trading)
CFDs (UK and AU entities only)
FOREXTrader PRO, FOREXTrader PRO.web, Mobile Trading: iPhone, iPad and Android applications.
Platform Description: Our FOREXTrader platforms combine ease of use, flexibility and a full suite of professional charting and order management tools, all on a single screen. Best of all, you can use the same User ID and Password to switch between platforms at will, putting you in control of your trading experience. No debit balance guarantee. Free access to charting, news, and research. 24-hour customer support via phone, email and chat during trading hours. Wireless trading available. USD, EUR, CAD, YEN, CHF, AUD and GBP deposits are accepted.
Platform Name: MetaTrader 4 and MT4 Mobile
Platform Description: Traders can benefit from all of the features of the MetaTrader 4 trading platform, as well as the competitive pricing and services of FOREX.com. This highly intuitive platform with advanced trading capabilities offers you the ability to place advanced orders - including hedge support for strategies that require placing opposing trades (UK and AU only).
Trading from charts: Y
EA Compatibility: Y (MetaTrader only)
Platform Video Tour: Y
Platform Video Tour URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=UempGl33kj0
Toll-free US: 1.877.367.3946
Freephone UK: 0800 032 1948
Freecall Australia: 1800 052 278
Toll-free Japan: 0120-288-168
UK: +44 (0) 208100 5599
AU: +61 2 9221 0591
Email average response time: 1 business day
Languages: English, Chinese Traditional, Chinese Simplified, Arabic, Russian, German and Japanese
24 hours a day from 10AM Sunday to 5PM Friday (ET).
Saturdays 9AM to 5PM (ET).
Discover how our learning resources can help you expand your currency trading knowledge. Watch video tutorials, attend our webinars, and read through a library of articles touching on every area of Forex trading.
Educational Programs link: http://www.forex.com/Learn
Research: Our experienced research team provides robust market analysis you won't find anywhere else, from real-time commentary to essential daily and weekly reports that summarize key market developments with an insightful perspective. Also, access a full breadth of institutional-grade research to help you monitor the Forex market – their reports combine a chartist's approach with traditional and proprietary indicators and pattern recognition to evaluate directional moves, identify price targets, and scan the markets for potential trade ideas.
Shares Magazine, Best FX Broker (2012)
Middle East Forex and Managed Funds Awards, Best Arabic FX Platform (2012)
UK Forex Awards, Best Forex Retail Trading Platform (2012)
Saudi Money Expo, Best Arabic FX Platform (2012)
Social Media Links
FOREX.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/Forexcom
RSS Feed: http://www.forex.com/weekly.xml