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Account Transfer Form

Transfer of business from a Forex Capital Markets Limited ("FXCM UK") account to an FXCM Markets Limited ("FXCM Markets") Standard account.

INFORMATION ABOUT FXCM MARKETS LIMITED

FXCM Markets is a subsidiary of FXCM Holdings, LLC. FXCM Markets is not regulated and does not fall within the jurisdiction of the Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA"). If your account is transferred to FXCM Markets, please be advised that your account will no longer be held with FXCM UK, an entity regulated by the FCA, and therefore will not be provided the regulatory protections offered to clients of FXCM UK.

Residents of the United States, Canada, China, Europe, and certain other restricted countries are ineligible to open an account with FXCM Markets. To view your country's eligibility, visit the FXCM Markets Open an Account page and select your country of residence. Other restrictions may apply.

Transfer Instructions

By completing this form, you are requesting to transfer your FXCM UK account to an FXCM Markets Standard Account (described below).

Standard

Forex Leverage 400:1
Equity Range $0 – $20,000
CFD Leverage: Indices & Commodities 200:1
CFD Leverage: Shares 10:1
Spreads Standard Spreads
Forex Pairs 21
Execution Dealing Desk*
Restrictions Certain restrictions apply, including, but not limited to, scalping, news trading, EAs, and API trading. Please see FXCM's Business Terms for additional details.

Please take care when completing this form and ensure you understand the terms of your request before you click submit. Please feel free to contact client services should you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding this form.

Please complete the form below

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I authorize and request FXCM UK to transfer the above account(s) to an FXCM Markets Standard Account (my "Request"). In providing such authorization and instruction, I consent to the following terms and conditions (the "Terms"):

  1. I understand that submission of this form only constitutes a request and does not require FXCM Markets to comply with my Request. I agree that following my submission of this form, FXCM will act in a commercially reasonable manner to review my Request, but that it shall not be bound to act or make any decision within a specified period of time. FXCM Markets may approve or reject my Request in its sole and absolute discretion.
  2. I understand that my account(s) must be flat and have no open positions (ie. no live trades, stop orders, limit orders, or entry orders). If my account is not flat, I understand that FXCM Markets may not be able to process my Request.
  3. I understand and agree that FXCM Markets may transfer the full balance of funds, monies and assets from my existing FXCM UK trading account to a FXCM Markets Standard Account. I understand that I may receive a new account number.
  4. I understand that if I have multiple accounts under the same login, each account will be reviewed individually, designated a Standard Account or rejected if the criteria is not met.
  5. I understand that any foreign exchange commission schedule(s) will not apply to my Standard Account.
  6. I understand that even if my Request is fulfilled, FXCM Markets reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to transfer my account(s) from a Standard Account to a Premium Account or vice versa at any time, and that it will endeavor to provide notice of such occurrence to me. I understand that a transfer of my account may result in differences in tradable prices, margin, execution and leverage. Changes in account may occur for various reasons including, but not limited to, instances in which the equity in my account(s) falls outside the Equity Range for that account type. I understand the Equity Range is published by FXCM Markets from time to time in its sole discretion.If my Request is approved, I understand that FXCM Markets' Terms of Business, Rate Card and all relevant policies will govern my account(s) and trading activity with FXCM Markets, as amended and supplemented by these Terms.
  7. I understand that even if my Request is fulfilled, these Terms do not impact FXCM Markets' rights under the Terms of Business to change margin requirements in its sole discretion at any time without notice to me.
  8. I understand that changing any of my account(s) to a Standard Account may carry with it inherent conflicts of interest and may result in changes to how my trades are handled. I fully understand how orders are executed and have thoroughly reviewed FXCM's dealing desk execution risks.
  9. I understand that if my FXCM UK account was introduced by a Referring Agent, my new FXCM Markets account will be setup with the same Referring Agent.
  10. If my existing FXCM UK trading account is denominated in a different currency other than the currency I selected above, my existing funds will be converted at a conversion rate with the addition of a markup.
  11. I am required to monitor my account regularly to ensure that available margin exists in the account prior to submitting my Request and I shall hold FXCM UK and its affiliates harmless of any and all claims regarding this account transfer.
  12. I agree to execute and deliver, or cause to be executed and delivered, any other agreements or instruments which may reasonably be requested related to the transfer of my existing FXCM UK account to an FXCM Markets Standard Account.
  13. I authorize and direct FXCM UK to provide FXCM Markets with any personal information related to my account(s) which may reasonably be required in order to facilitate my Request. I acknowledge that I have read FXCM Markets' Privacy Policy.
  • *FXCM reserves the right to transfer a client from Dealing Desk to No Dealing Desk in its absolute discretion.

Thank You

Your information has been received and will be processed shortly.

** You will receive a confirmation from FXCM UK within two business days. If you do not receive a confirmation, please contact client services.

Forex Capital Markets Ltd. is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA Register Number: 217689

Leverage: Leverage is a double-edged sword and can dramatically amplify your profits. It can also just as dramatically amplify your losses. Trading foreign exchange with any level of leverage may not be suitable for all investors.