Our goal is to give you the lowest trading costs possible.
With FXCM you pay only the spread to trade forex. So you never have to anticipate commissions down the road. With spreads-only trading, your platform calculates your transaction costs automatically using this formula:
See Forex Spreads
Active Trader Pricing
Reduced pricing is available to high-volume investors who open an FXCM Active Trader account. You can get deep discounts on your trading costs based on the volume you trade. Learn More
Compensation: When executing customers' trades, FXCM can be compensated in several ways, which include, but are not limited to: spreads, charging fixed lot-based commissions at the open and close of a trade, adding a markup to the spreads it receives from its liquidity providers for certain account types, and adding a markup to rollover, etc.
Commissions: Commission-based pricing is available on Active Trader account types that qualify for a pricing discount based on volume. Commissions are charged at the open and close of trades in the denomination of the account.
Spreads: Spreads are variable and are subject to delay. The spread figures are for informational purposes only. FXCM is not liable for errors, omissions or delays or for actions relying on this information.