Transparency in Financials

FXCM Is Leading the Way

Summary of Facts:

FXCM believes in making our financials transparent so that clients and potential traders know about the performance and health of FXCM as a company. FXCM strongly believes all traders should be asking his or her broker some pivotal questions regarding the company's financial stability. FXCM's financials are audited by Ernst & Young, which is one of the top four ranked accounting firms in the world.

  • FXCM Adjusted Pro Forma total revenue:(What is Revenue?)
    • Fiscal Year 2011: $412.3 million
    • Fiscal Year 2012: $417.3 million
    • Fiscal Year 2013: $489.6 million
    • Q1 2014: $111.3 million
    • Q2 2014: $97.9 million
    • Q3 2014: $116.1 million
    • Q4 2014: $134.7 million
    • Fiscal Year 2014: $463.8 million
  • FXCM Adjusted Pro Forma EBITDA (What is EBITDA?)
    • Fiscal Year 2011: $111.9 million
    • Fiscal Year 2012: $112.9 million
    • Fiscal Year 2013: $158.0 million
    • Q1 2014: $24.6 million
    • Q2 2014: $13.4 million
    • Q3 2014: $28.4 million
    • Q4 2014: $40.8 million
    • Fiscal Year 2014: $107.3 million
  • FXCM Customer Equity (Customer Cash):
    • As of December 31, 2012: $1.191 billion
    • As of March 31, 2013: $1.190 billion
    • As of June 30, 2013: $1.171 billion
    • As of September 30, 2013: $1.264 billion
    • As of December 31, 2013: $1.191 billion
    • As of March 31, 2014: $1.245 billion
    • As of June 30, 2014: $1.312 billion
    • As of September 30, 2014: $1.332 billion
    • As of December 31, 2014: $1.331 billion
  • As of December 31, 2014:
    • FXCM’s Customer Cash - $1.332 billion
    • FXCM’s Cash on Hand - $338.8 million
    • FXCM Debt - $176.6 million
  • FXCM total retail Tradable Accounts (As of December 31, 2014): 230,579

Questions to ask your broker:

  • What were your revenues?
  • How profitable is your firm?
  • Do you have a top-tier third party accounting firm auditing your financials?

All references to "FXCM" refer to FXCM Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries. Our operating subsidiaries are regulated in a number of jurisdictions, including, but not limited to, the United States (US), the United Kingdom (UK, where regulatory passport rights have been exercised to operate in a number of European Economic Area jurisdictions), Hong Kong, Australia, and Japan. We maintain offices in these jurisdictions, among others.