Trading Costs

FXCM offers low and competitive spreads on forex, indices and commodities. With all FXCM account types, you pay only the spread to trade.

Forex

Available on a Standard Account

Pair Spreads Pair Spreads
AUD/CAD 2.9 GBP/CHF 3.5
AUD/CHF 2.7 GBP/JPY 3.1
AUD/JPY 2.4 GBP/NZD 6.1
AUD/NZD 3.2 GBP/USD 2.0
AUD/USD 2.0 NZD/CAD 3.0
CAD/CHF 2.7 NZD/CHF 2.9
CAD/JPY 2.7 NZD/USD 2.1
CHF/JPY 3.0 NZD/JPY 2.6
EUR/AUD 3.1 TRY/JPY 3.8
EUR/CAD 2.8 USD/CAD 2.2
EUR/CHF 3.5 USD/CHF 1.9
EUR/GBP 2.4 USD/CNH 6.1
EUR/JPY 2.4 USD/JPY 1.6
EUR/NOK 25.8 USD/MXN 59.7
EUR/NZD 4.5 USD/NOK 22.5
EUR/SEK 25.5 USD/SEK 19.8
EUR/TRY 39.5 USD/TRY 23.2
EUR/USD 1.4 USD/ZAR 97.2
GBP/AUD 4.3 ZAR/JPY 2.3
GBP/CAD 3.9    

Indices & Commodities

INSTRUMENT TARGET SPREAD INSTRUMENT TARGET SPREAD
US30 2 AUS200 1*
SPX500 0.5 EUSTX50 1
NAS100 1 USOIL 0.05
UK100 1* UKOIL 0.05
GER30 1* NGAS 10
ESP35 8 XAU/USD 0.5
FRA40 1* XAG/USD 0.05
HKG33 5 COPPER 0.002
JPN225 7 BUND 0.03

* Spreads in UK100, GER30, FRA40 and AUS200 may widen from 1 to 2 pips when the respective cash index exchange is closed for the day.

Average Spreads: Time-weighted average spreads are derived from tradable prices at FXCM from January 1, 2017 to March 31, 2017. The spread figures are for informational purposes only. FXCM is not liable for errors, omissions or delays or for actions relying on this information.

Compensation: When executing customers' trades, FXCM can be compensated in several ways, which include, but are not limited to adding a markup to the spreads it receives from its liquidity providers 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.