Happy Holidays from FXCM

Date Trading Hours Customer Service Hours
25 December, 2014 Close at 6 AM AEDT Close at 7 AM AEDT
26 December, 2014 Open at 5 PM AEDT Open at 4 PM AEDT
1 January, 2015 Close at 6 AM AEDT Close at 7 AM AEDT
2 January, 2015 Open at 5 PM AEDT Open at 4 PM AEDT

CFD Holiday Trading Hours (Changes may impact your trading on gold, metals and indices). Please be aware that during the holidays rollovers may be larger than normal due to illiquid markets. FXCM's customer service is typically available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Trading Desk opens Monday between 9:00 and 9:15 am AEDT and closes Saturday at 8:00 am AEDT.

Spreads and Commissions

FXCM offers exceptional value at a low, competitive cost. We have super-tight forex spreads with no markups ―EUR/USD averages 0.2 pips and USD/JPY, 0.3. Our competitive commissions, as low as $0.03 per 1k lot, help keep your trading costs down.

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Super-Tight Forex Spreads

Spreads at FXCM are incredibly low because there are no markups. You trade the exact bid/ask quotes that stream from our liquidity providers. The table to the left highlights our 10 most popular currency pairs

Want to see all FXCM spreads? Sign up for a free $50,000 practice account or visit our Forex Pricing page.

LOW, COMPETITIVE COMMISSIONS

With FXCM, there are no hidden fees. Unlike the traditional markup to spreads, our predictable low commissions are as little as $0.03 per 1k lot and offer greater transparency. You know exactly what FXCM charges before you enter a trade, so you can focus on the low spreads and plan more effectively.

The table below shows our lowest commissions for an AUD denominated account. Visit our Forex Pricing page to view commissions for all forex pairs available at FXCM.

COMMISSION SCHEDULE 1
Trade Size 1,000 10,000 100,000 1,000,000
Per Side $0.03 $0.30 $3.00 $30.00
Round Turn $0.06 $0.60 $6.00 $60.00

Your transaction cost is a combination of the spread and the commission. Visit our Forex Pricing page to learn more.

Existing accounts will only be subject to the new commission after notification from FXCM.

Compensation: When executing customers trades, FXCM can be compensated in several ways, which include, but are not limited to: 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. Under the Dealing Desk execution model, FXCM may act as a dealer and may receive additional compensation from trading.

Spreads & Commissions: Streaming spread figures shown are from FXCM’s Best Bid/Best Offer pricing engine. Historical spread figures shown are time-weighted averages derived from tradable prices at FXCM from 2 July 2014 to 31 July 2014. Spreads are variable and subject to delay. FXCM strives to provide traders with tight, competitive spreads; however, there may be instances when market conditions cause spreads to widen beyond the spreads displayed here. Advertised spreads & commissions may not be applicable to certain account types such as those under particular referring brokers and Active Trader accounts. Commissions are charged in the currency denomination of your account. Figures provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading purposes or advice. FXCM is not liable for any informational errors, incompleteness, or delays, or for any actions taken in reliance on information contained herein.

Intermediary Markup: In some instances, accounts for clients of certain intermediaries are subject to a markup.