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Spread Costs

FXCM offers competitive spreads on our currency pairs and CFD instruments.

Forex Average Spreads

Pair Spread Pair Spread Pair Spread
AUD/CAD 2.7 AUD/CHF 3.3 AUD/JPY 2.1
AUD/NZD 3.5 AUD/USD2 1.01 CAD/CHF 3.3
CAD/JPY 2.5 CHF/JPY 2.9 EUR/AUD 2.5
EUR/CAD 2.9 EUR/CHF 2.5 EUR/GBP 2.3
EUR/JPY 2.1 EUR/NOK 52.4 EUR/NZD 4.1
EUR/SEK 45.2 EUR/TRY 106.8 EUR/USD 1.3
GBP/AUD 4.1 GBP/CAD 4.1 GBP/CHF 3.2
GBP/JPY 2.7 GBP/NZD 5.6 GBP/USD 1.7
NZD/CAD 4.6 NZD/CHF 4.4 NZD/JPY 2.3
NZD/USD 2.0 TRY/JPY 5.4 USD/CAD 2.2
USD/CHF 1.6 USD/CNH 7.5 USD/ILS1 44.2
USD/JPY 1.4 USD/MXN 48.2 USD/NOK 45.6
USD/SEK 39.1 USD/TRY 88.5 USD/ZAR 91.5
ZAR/JPY 3.9
Disclosure
2

USD/ILS is only available for MT4 accounts.

3

AUD/USD average spread displayed is applicable to FXCM Australia Pty. Limited ("FXCM AU") clients having AUD denominated trading accounts. The applicable average spread of the AUD/USD pair for FXCM AU clients holding trading accounts denominated in other currencies is: 1.8.

CFD Average Spreads

Instrument Spread Instrument Spread Instrument Spread
AUS200 1.60 CHN50 10.04 ESP35 8.00
EUSTX50 1.72 FRA40 1.00 GER30* 1.79
HKG33 9.02 INDIA50 2.51 JPN225 7.18
NAS100 1.05 SPX500 0.40 UK100 1.00
US2000 0.43 US30 2.07 VOLX 0.07
NGAS 0.01 UKOil 0.05 UKOilSpot 0.04
USOil 0.04 USOilSpot 0.04 Copper 0.003
XAG/USD 0.05 XAU/USD 0.38 BUND 0.03
CORNF 0.90 SOYF 0.78 WHEATF 0.78
EMBasket 4.76 JPYBasket 3.19 USDOLLAR 2.10
BCH/USD 3.50 BTC/USD 67.00 CryptoMajor 2.00
EOS/USD 0.03 ETH/USD 2.73 LTC/USD 0.48
XLM/USD 0.001 AIRLINES 1.63 ATMX 15.72
BIOTECH 1.60 CANNABIS 11.90 CASINOS 5.60
CHN.ECOMM 11.19 CHN.TECH 15.75 ESPORTS 2.26
FAANG 2.14 TRAVEL 8.08 US.AUTO 4.53
US.BANKS 1.38 US.ECOMM 6.42 WFH 10.67
Disclosure
*

GER30 average spread displayed is for peak hours only (7:00-21:00 GMT). Effective from February 11th 2019, the GER30 remains open during off peak hours (0:30-7:00 GMT). Spreads may widen during off-peak hours, for more information on GER30 trading hours and spreads, please visit FXCM Help.

Calculating Total Cost

The total cost to your trade is the spread multiplied by the pip cost. For example, assume EUR/USD on an AUD-denominated account has a spread of 1.2. To figure the total cost per :

( Spread ) x ( Pip Cost ) x ( Number of Lots Traded ) = Total Cost

Disclosure

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.

Trading Accounts: Price arbitrage strategies are prohibited and FXCM determines, at its sole discretion, what encompasses a price arbitrage strategy. Trading accounts offer spreads plus mark-up pricing. Spreads are variable and are subject to delay. Major currency pairs default to 30:1, minor currency pairs, gold and major stock markets indices default to 20:1, commodities other than gold and minor stock market indices default to 10:1, shares or other assets default to 5:1, and cryptocurrencies to 2:1.

Pip Cost: The pip cost may vary depending on the account denomination and the notional value of a currency pair which fluctuates on a daily basis. Current pip costs can be found on your trading platform.

Average Spreads: Time-weighted average spreads are derived from tradable prices at FXCM from October 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. 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.

Risk Warning: Our service includes products that are traded on margin and carry a risk of total loss of your deposited funds. The products may not be suitable for all investors. Please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved.