FXCM's trading hours vary by product. For forex, trading opens between 5:00 PM and 5:15 PM on Sunday and closes on Friday at 4:55 PM ET. For regular CFD trading hours click here. CFD Holidays hours are updated monthly here.
Margin requirements can periodically change to account for changes in market volatility and currency exchange rates. FXCM does not anticipate more than one update a month, however extreme market movements or event risk may necessitate unscheduled intra-month updates. View upcoming margin requirements.
These easy to follow trading signals can help you decide when to buy, when to sell, and where to set your stops and limits. Signals are generated and updated in real-time 24 hours a day, 5 days a week. Please note, the Trading Signals do not consitute and should not be regarded as an investment advice. You act on the signals entirely at your own risk.
How good are you at managing your trading risk? What time of day are you most successful? FXCM's Trading Analytics can help you answer these questions.
FXCM's Economic Calendar is an easy way to keep track of important economic events that could impact your trading. Analyze previous data sets against market consensus, and check volatility for potential trade ideas.
Discover critical technical levels on charts (three levels of support, three levels of resistance). Stay informed of important indicator crossovers like moving averages, MACD and RSI.
This powerful tool identifies potential buying and selling opportunities by scanning the market with a suite of traditional technical indicators.
Read about the latest in global news in forex, commodities, and other world markets. Filter stories by the economic indicators and currency pairs that are more important to you.
New To Forex
The 'New To Forex' guide is a great place to find an in-depth introduction to the basics of forex and how to engage with the many opportunities it presents.
Join our experts every week to learn how to make the most of our tools and manage your risk. The best part is that you can attend FXCM's live education webinars from the comfort of your home.
Learn at your own pace with dozens of videos on forex basics, platform functionality, trading strategies, account support and more.