Having started out life as an independent FX broker, GFT Forex merged with GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. in April 2013 and is now part of one of the largest financial institutions in the world. Indeed, with close connections to an industry leader, GFTForex.com now has access to more than 12,500 tradable instruments, including FX options.
With customers in 180 countries and $650 million+ in customer assets, GFT Forex is part of a collective that has an annual trading volume of $4.6 trillion across seven regions, including: the US, UK, Hong Kong, Canada, Singapore and Australia.
GFTForex.com’s Special FX:
Because of GFTForex.com’s link with GAIN Capital Holdings, this broker can offer a high amount of liquidity. Being able to draw on GAIN’s market power means their margins are always as low as possible.
Indeed, because high liquidity allows for more trades to be executed, users are less affected by a lack of funds and, therefore, high charges.
To complement GFT’s strong market position, a fully functional mobile platform allows traders to assess and complete investments on the move. With instant execution available through in-chart trading, GFT’s brokerage service is one which stands above the crowd both in terms of speed and reliability.
When opening an account at GFT Forex traders are given access to the FX market through the industry leading MetaTrader 4 platform. Offering a concise yet powerful access point, traders of all levels will be able easily access the currency exchanges they wish to invest in.
Beyond the standard features of MT4, GFT Forex offers a much better package than other providers thanks to a host of additional tools. A complete trading history dashboard allows traders to track and store their vital statistics, including their trading history and win/ loss ratios.
This dashboard can be unlocked so users can engage in multi-monitor trading and analysis whilst keeping an eye on the active market. Indeed, this function is perfect for professional traders as it allows them to continually refine their actions and achieve the greatest EV possible. , Autochartist controls, “If-Done” order controls, one click trades and partial close orders.
Beyond the technical software available at GFT Forex, every real money account trader will have access to all major and minor currency pairs with favourable spreads. Indeed, for common pairs such as GBP/USD traders will face a spread (charge) of 0.8 pips on trades, while for less common pairs, such as CAD/JPY, they will be exposed to a spread of 3 pips.