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Overall
96
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Commissions & Fees
97
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Licensing & Safety
99
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60+Number of instruments
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100,000+ Traders
Regulated by
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FSCAFSCA
ASICASIC

FXCM review

28 October 2020 - Kate Leaman

Our FXCM review team found that this broker has a long track record, having been in business since 1999. Not only is FXCM regulated by the FCA, ASIC, and FSCA, but it is also a Leucadia PLC. Company. Leucadia is listed on the NYSE, providing additional peace of mind. You can trade forex, shares, indices, commodities, and cryptocurrencies, most of which are offered as CFDs as well as Trading Baskets. Over its two-decade history, FXCM has earned numerous awards, including Best Trading Tools and Best Education from the Online Personal Wealth Awards 2020.

  • ProTrade more than 60 instruments
  • ProOffers forex and stock baskets, plus CryptoMajor
  • ProRegulated and licensed by the FCA, FSCA, and ASIC
  • ProBest broker for advanced trading tools
  • ConOther brokers offer more instruments

FXCM overall scores

In this review, you can find all the information you need to decide whether FXCM is the right broker for you. Our expert team has thoroughly explored the broker, using a tested methodology and scoring system. This process places importance on the things we know matter most to traders. Below you can see how FXCM scored in each of our high-priority categories.

Commissions & Fees
96 Points
Payments
94 Points
Licensing & Safety
97 Points
Customer Service
95 Points
Trading Platforms & Tools
99 Points
Education
98 Points

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