Forex

Why us?

Our account gives you highly competitive spreads across a huge range of global markets and:
  • 200:1 leverage as standard, higher or lower available on application
  • Advanced trading tools free with your account – see our tiered account packages (terms apply)
  • GBP/USD, EUR/USD, USD/JPY from just 0.8 pips
  • Over 120 global currency pairs available
  • MT4 – access this leading global forex platform

Open a Spread Betting, CFD or Forex account and we'll give you up to £250 as a reward bonus (Deposit and trading criteria apply).

Switch to us for one-to-one support and some of the best rates on the market.

New to Forex?

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Forex trading has grown in popularity around the world very quickly, thanks to its fast pace and 24 hour market availability. Forex traders hope to generate a profit by speculating on the movement of one currency against another. We’ll walk you through how to trade with information videos, or you can download our comprehensive guides.

Learn to trade

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Our video guides will introduce you to the fundamentals of trading forex. We’ll help you build your knowledge so you can trade on currency pairs with confidence. Or you can download our comprehensive guides.

Market Data

MT4 has arrived

MT4 has quickly become one of the most popular ways to trade forex. This powerful trading system gives you access to hundreds of Expert Advisors trading strategies (EAs). You can back-test, modify and even set them up to trade automatically for you. Combine this with all the benefits of your Interactive Markets account and you can expect a trading experience perfectly suited to forex.

Trading on Web and Desktop

Trade on our professional web-based interface or download our powerful desktop application for a trading environment you can tailor to suit your needs.

Mobile Trading

Trade whenever and wherever you are with our mobile apps.

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Tools

Whatever type of trader you are, we have the tools you need to support you.

Foresight A.I. AutoChartist

Trading Central - get the technical support, research and strategies you need from a leading provider - for free

Autochartist - helps you automatically detect chart patterns you might have missed.

Autochartist Trade Ideas - identifies potential Forex trades for you to make.

Foresight-A.I.TM - gives you an indication of which direction the market may move.

What you can trade

Our superior platform offers you global access to global currencies.

See our MIS page for the full range of tradable instruments and our charges in full.

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Risk Warning: Our services include products that are traded on margin and carry a risk that you can lose more than your initial deposit. The products may not be suitable for everyone - please ensure you fully understand the risks involved.

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Client accounts are fully segregated from the firm’s money by GAIN Capital – FOREX.com UK Ltd. Interactive Markets is a trading name of GAIN Capital – FOREX.com UK Ltd. Both Interactive Investor and GAIN Capital – FOREX.com UK Ltd are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Forex news

AFTERNOON MARKET OVERVIEW

The euro continues to remain under the spotlight on Wednesday owing to a number of key economic data releases, which has most recently seen Germany’s Manufacturing data come in at 20.3, missing market expectations of 51.2, down from its previous level of 51.4 month on month.

The German Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) measures the activity level of purchasing managers in the manufacturing sector.

French GDP flat-lines as EUR pairs head lower

Released pre-London open on Wednesday was the French Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reading, which came in at 0.0%, flat and unchanged from its previous level quarter on quarter, in-line with market expectations.

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) measures the annualized change in the inflation-adjusted value of all goods and services produced by the economy.

French Manufacturing data, however, showed a revival picking up to 48.8, from its previous level of 46.9, beating market expectations for a level if 47.0 month on month.

Chinese data lifts the AUD

HSBC’s Chinese Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) data, released overnight came in at 50.5, beating market expectations for a mild decline to 50.0 from its previous level of 50.2 month on month.

The Chinese HSBC Manufacturing PMI is a composite indicator designed to provide an overall view of activity in the manufacturing sector and acts as an leading indicator for the whole economy.

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Interactive Markets is a trading name of GAIN Capital - FOREX.com UK Limited and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA No. 190864.