CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 77% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
It is our mission to provide increasing levels of quality pricing, transparency and execution services so that we can provide you with the best trading experience. We are committed to execution quality and transparency. That's why we provide execution statistics to provide that transparency our traders want.
The below statistics and highlights are based on historical data obtained from the FXCM Group.
Over 84% of orders have zero or positive slippage.
FXCM Group 2022 Highlights
56.24% of all orders had NO SLIPPAGE.
28.36% of all orders received positive slippage.
15.39% of all orders received negative slippage.
69.71% of all limit and limit entry orders received positive slippage.
55.48% of all stop and stop entry orders received negative slippage.
Over 84%1 of all orders receive positive slippage or zero slippage, this means those trades were executed at the rate client clicked on or better with FXCM. This effectively lowers your spread at execution. Possibly get executed at prices better than displayed spreads.
The effective spread is a better measure of trading costs because it captures Price Improvements. Know your trading costs and ask your broker about their effective spreads.
View our historical chart to see the difference between the displayed spread and effective spreads.
Note: Rollover occurs at 17:00 ET every day. Spreads can widen specifically during this time.
On a quarterly basis FXCM publishes execution data. See reports
FXCM Group uses Jefferies Financial Services Inc. ("JFSI") as a prime broker for FX trading. FXCM Group pays JFSI a prime broker fee for the prime broker services. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. is a common owner of both FXCM Group and JFSI.