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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
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  • 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).

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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

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

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

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Our superior platform offers you global access to global currencies.

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

Forex news


Heading into the London close on Wednesday, markets are trading in a mixed trend with no real overriding risk bias preference owing to a lull in economic data releases throughout both the London and US market trading session(s). Post-London close, the muted trend in the markets doesn’t look to change with the next market sensitive economic announcements coming out of Australia during Thursday’s overnight Asia session which sees its New Home Sales data released, which is expected to show an increase up from its previous level of 1.2% month on month.

TRY lower ahead of borrowing rate announcements

Heading into the London afternoon session, the markets is likely to see a tailing off in volatility owing to a lack of economic data releases. The most notable releases come from Turkey, which see’s it’s lending rate decisions released, for which expectations are for an unchanged level across the board for its one week (8.25%), overnight lending rate (12%) and overnight borrowing rate (7.5%).

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey's (CBRT) Monetary Policy Committee votes on where to set the overnight interest rate.


Heading into the London afternoon session on Wednesday, euro pairs are trading in a largely mixed trend, swinging between gains and losses, lacking any directional bias following the release of its GfK German Consumer Climate data, which came in at 8.6, missing expectations for the data to post an unchanged level of 9.0.

The Gfk German Consumer Climate Index measures the level of consumer confidence in economic activity.

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