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HY Markets is global forex broker with more than 30 years of operational experience, regulated by FCA in the UK. Trade Forex with spreads as low as 1.8 pip

FXCM is one of the biggest forex brokers in the world, licensed and regulated on four continents. FXCM wins our admirations with its over 200,000 active live accounts and daily trading volumes of over $10 billion. 

Forex.com is a large broker listed on the New York Stock Exchange. We like it not only because it’s regulated in the U.S., Japan, Australia, Canada and Hong Kong but also because it offers very good spreads and superior execution. 

XM is broker with great bonuses and promotions. Currently we are loving its $30 no deposit bonus and deposit bonus up to $5000. Add to this the fact that it’s EU-regulated and there’s nothing more you can ask for.

FxPro is a broker we are particularly keen on: it’s regulated in the UK, offers Metatrader 4 (MT4) and cTrader – where the spreads start at 0 pips, Level II Pricing and Full Market Depth. And the best part? With FxPro you get negative balance protection.

FXTM is a EU regulated forex broker, offering ECN trading on MT4 an MT5 platforms. Traders can start trading with as little as $1 and take advantage of tight fixed and variable spreads, 1:1000 leverage and swap-free accounts.

Hirose Financial UK is the European branch of the Japanese Hirose Tusyo Inc. The Hirose Group offers multiple platforms to over 120,000 clients worldwide, transacting over $100 billion of FX volume every month. The typical spread on EURUSD is 0.8 pips, GBPUSD is 0.9 pips, and USDJPY is 0.7 pips with no commissions.

FBS is a broker with cool marketing and promotions. It runs an ongoing monthly $999 forex contest, offers a $5 no-deposit bonus for anyone willing to try out its services, and an FBS MasterCard is also available for faster deposits and withdrawals.

Exness is a leading forex broker, offering MT4 and MT5 platforms. Traders can take advantage from a true ECN environment and trade on ultra tight spreads, starting from 0 pips. 

Trading212 is a European broker with an excellent proprietary trading platform, which is now available as an iPhone app as well (we tried it out and we loved it). Trading 212’s customers enjoy fast execution a vast selection of trading instruments.

 

OptionRally is a EU regulated binary options broker, offering up to 90% payout and 15% refund on various assets, including forex, commodities, stocks, indices. The minimum deposit is $250 and minimum trade size - just $5. 

 

Latest Forex News

FBS integrates SafeСharge payment solution

Oct 24 2014 04:46:37, Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers

FBS, a CRFIN registered forex broker, today announced that it has integrated the SafeСharge online  payment solution. Payments in USD and EUR through SafeСharge are available any time and are processed instantly.   All deposits via SafeСharge are completely free of charge – all fees are reimbursed by FBS.   In addition to credit card payments, FBS clients have at their disposal a number of alternative payment methods, including Bank wire transfer, local banks, local exchangers, Webmoney, Skrill, Perfect Money, DIXIPAY, China Union Pay, Qiwi, CashU, EgoPay, OKPAY, Neteller, RBK Money, Perfect Poney, Fasapay, Yandex.Money, Moneta.ru, Liqpay, Paysbuy. &. Read more

Plus500 revenue up 181% in Q3

Oct 23 2014 13:52:38, Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers

Plus500's marketing machine has managed to deliver 14 850 new customers for Q3 with average user acquisition cost up to $1005 from $632 a year earlier.  Given the 138% growth in average revenue per user, this has been money well spent.     Plus500, a leading online service provider for retail customers to trade CFDs internationally, provides a business and trading update for the three months ended 30 September 2014.   In the nine months to 30 September 2014, revenue was $162. Read more

Malta increases the minimum capital requirement for forex license

Oct 23 2014 00:53:25, Stanimir Zhelev in Market

MFSA regulated STP brokers holding Category 2 licence will be subject to a higher minimum initial capital requirement of €730,000, similar to the initial capital requirement for market-makers acting as counterparty to clients. Till now STP brokers headquartered in Malta was asked for €125,000 - the minimum capital requirement in many European countries, including UK. Below is the official announcement:     Notice regarding applicants for a Category 2 or Category 3 Investment Services Licence that would like to carry out online forex trading in terms of the Investment Services Act, Cap. Read more

Alpari trading volumes up 31% in September

Oct 22 2014 23:29:27, Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers

Alpari, a global forex broker with  London, New York, Tokyo and Shanghai, today announced trading volumes in excess of $217 billion for the month of September. This is 31% higher than August - quite in line with the results of all other major forex brokers, including FXCM (38% increase), Forex.com (30% increase) and Oanda, which closed the books on September with a record-breaking trading volume.   Forex, precious metals and commodity trading proved particularly robust during September. Read more

Boston Technologies adds oil, natural gas, copper to its FIX API solution

Oct 22 2014 22:55:02, Stanimir Zhelev in Software

In addition to launching CFD trading, Boston Technologies clients will now have access to Forexware's XW Trader    Boston Technologies Powered By Forexware, today announced that it is introducing several major updates to its FIX API solution. The upgrades will help the company better serve the needs of its growing customer base. The new updates include the integration of Forexware's XW Trader solution, as well as a feature provides the ability to trade contracts for difference (CFDs).   With the upgrade to FIX API version 4. Read more

Oanda reports record-breaking trading volumes and new client registrations

Oct 20 2014 12:50:21, Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers

After FXCM and Forex.com, it's Oanda's turn to announce record trading volumes in September. With October 3rd being the busiest trading day ever, the Toronto headquartered forex broker has every reason to believe that the current month will be even better.    OANDA, a global provider of forex and CFD trading services, reports that it has closed the books on September with a record-breaking month in both trading volume and new client accounts since it launched the award-winning fxTrade platform in 2001. Read more

DMM FX Australia launches a unique binary options platform

Oct 20 2014 12:19:48, Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers

DMM FX Australia, a Japanese owned ASIC regulated broker, has announced the launch of its own binary options trading platform. Unlike the SpotOption and Tradologic solutions that allow traders to choose different timeframes, DMM FX platform offers fixed expiry time of 3 minutes and 3 payout ratios, depending on how far the strike price is:   100% Return: Bet $1 and if in 3 minutes the market is 0.4 pips away from the current price, you will get paid $2      400% Return: Bet $1 and if in 3 minutes the market is 2.1 pips away from the current price, you will get paid $5. Read more

Oanda shuts down Currensee social trading network

Oct 10 2014 10:03:38, Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers

Oanda, one of the largest US forex bokers, yesterday announced that will shut down Currensee, its social trading network. The announcement comes as a surprise given that forex giant acquired the copy-trading network just a year ago.    "Today, we have notified all participating parties that on October 31, 2014, Currensee and the OANDA Trade Leaders Program (OTLP) will cease operation. Following a strategic review including feedback from our customers around the world, self-directed trading remains their priority. Read more

Hirose UK lanches binary options trading app for Android

Oct 09 2014 10:11:00, Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers

Following the successful launch of binary options trading earlier this year,  the FCA regulated broker Hirose Financial UK has announced the launch of the launch of binary options trading app for Android. The in-house built LION Binary is available on Google Play for free and provide traders with the same opportunities like Hirose's web-based platform.    Minimum trade size is just $1, allowing traders to start with low initial deposit, apply strict risk management and utilize some capital-consuming trading strategies like Martingale – doubling the stake after each loss.    Another perk is the option to close out positions before expire. Read more

Spotware collaborates with GAIN Capital to offer CFDs on cTrader platform

Oct 08 2014 13:05:42, Stanimir Zhelev in Software

cTrader platform now provides traders with access to 16 stock indices: ASX200, FESX, CAC40, FDAX, HSI50, FTSE MIB, NIY225, AEX, WIG20, IBEX, SMI, FTSE100, RTY2000, SP500, NASDAQ, DJIA.    Spotware Systems has announced that they have introduced their first CFD liquidity provider, GAIN Capital, a leading provider of B2B liquidity and trading solutions, to provide CFDs to users of its flagship trading platform, cTrader. cTrader partners will now be able to offer their customers prices on 16 cash index CFDs, and there are plans to expand the range to Equity and Futures CFDs. Read more