NewswireToday - /newswire/ -
New York, NY, United States, 2010/03/10 - FXCM has introduced a beta version of its mobile trading platform, available for iPhone, BlackBerry, and Windows Mobile phones.
FXCM, one of the world’s largest online forex brokers, has introduced a beta version of its mobile trading platform. Available for iPhone, BlackBerry, and Windows Mobile phones, FXCM’s mobile Trading Station II provides forex trading anytime and anywhere.*
FXCM Mobile TSII gives traders the ability to keep track of their account (balance, equity, and margin), place trades, manage positions, watch breaking market news, and view real-time 5 minute charts. Similar to FXCM’s award winning desktop trading platform, FXCM Mobile allows traders to quickly react to changing market conditions.
“Forex is about capturing opportunities in a 24-hour trading environment. Even today, in our increasingly connected digital world, people spend a significant amount of time away from their desktop. Now they can easily stay on top of the market while away from their computer,” said Michael Buzzeo, vice president of marketing at FXCM. “We are launching our mobile trading platform and a suite of supporting tools to enable traders to get vital information and be able to act on it regardless of location, 24 hours a day. FXCM Mobile users can set mobile alerts through DailyFX.com as well as view rates, explore a daily economic calendar and watch forex videos to help gauge where the market is heading.”
FXCM Standard and Micro account holders can begin mobile trading immediately using their existing username and password.
As this is the beta version of the product, please be sure to review the execution risks. FXCM welcomes all client feedback as we continue to make improvements to the product.
About Forex Capital Markets (FXCM)
FXCM (fxcm.com) is a leading global forex broker that caters to both retail and institutional markets. Founded in 1999, FXCM is one of the largest brokers, regulated by several of the world’s most respected financial authorities.
At the heart of FXCM’s client offering is No Dealing Desk† forex trading, FXCM offers 24-hour online forex and CFD** trading with no re-quotes. Clients have Direct Market Access to some of the world's largest forex liquidity providers, enabling FXCM to offer clients spread as low as 1 pip on major crosses. Clients also have the benefits of mobile trading, one-click order execution and trading from real-time charts. FXCM offers educational courses on forex trading, and provides free news and research through DailyFX.com/.
Risk Disclaimer: Trading FX, CFDs and Spread Betting on margin carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors read full disclosure.
*Subject to available liquidity, the trading desk is open from 5:15 pm (ET) Sunday afternoon through 4 pm (ET) Friday afternoon.
Please note, FXCM Micro, in its discretion, may or may not offset individual transactions unlike transactions in most FXCM Standard accounts. For additional information, click here.
** Please be advised that CFD Trading is not available for U.S. residents.
*** Micro accounts will be charged $0.10 per lot when trading through our mobile platform.