Country : UK, USA
Regulation : FCA, NFA, ASI, FSA and more
Markets : Forex and CFDs
Minimum deposit : 250 USD
Deposit methods : card and transfer.
Platforms: DealBook, ForexTraderPro, MetaTrader 4
Spread : from 1.8 EURUSD
Commissions : no
Scalping : yes
Forex.com is one of the oldest and largest brokers on the world Forex scene. This United States broker belongs to the financial group GAIN Capital Holdings , which is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (GCAP). In addition, it is regulated by the NFA, SEC, FSA (Japan), SFC (Hong Kong), ASIC, IIROC (Canada) and the British FCA.
This prestigious broker has been in the market for more than 15 years, and is today one of the largest retail Forex brokers in the world.
Minimum deposit Forex.com
The minimum deposit will be 250 USD or the equivalent. To deposit, you can use a debit card, transfer or eCheck.
The platforms it offers are MetaTrader 4, DealBook and FOREXtraderPro. The latter is a powerful platform exclusive to this broker which can be used on PC or web.
Forex.com markets and commissions
This broker offers trading in Forex and CFDs.
Forex.com Spread Leverage
EURUSD 1.8 400: 1
GBPUSD 2.1 400: 1
USDJPY 1.5 400: 1
AUDUSD 1.6 400: 1
XAUUSD 0.45 400: 1
SP500 0.5 200: 1
Nasdaq 1.3 200: 1
DAX 2.5 200: 1
WTI 0.05 200: 1
Forex.com does not charge commissions in operations. It is a Market Maker broker that includes them in the spreads.
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For the United States, the maximum leverage is 50: 1, in addition to not offering CFDs .
In July 2018, a new maximum leverage will be applied for traders residing in Europe by ESMA regulations.
The same, which will apply to Forex products and CFDs we have it in the following table:
products New leverage
Main Forex pairs 30: 1 or 3.33% margin
Main indices, gold and minor Forex pairs 20: 1 or 5% margin
Lower indices, commodities and exotic Forex pairs 10: 1 or 10% margin
Actions 5: 1 or 20% margin
Cryptocurrencies 2: 1 or 50% margin
However, this broker offers futures trading through Gain Capital’s subsidiary futures.com (formerly OpenEcry).
Forex.com offers institutional forex trading through its GTX affiliate.
This is one of the oldest secure brokers on the market. One of the first to appear on the scene together with FXCM.
Forex.com has remained true to its essence as always, being a Market Maker and offering acceptable conditions for trading.