Active Trader

Designed for high-volume traders looking for an edge

Enjoy reduced pricing on our standard FX spreads, the opportunity to trade on EUR/USD as low as 0.4, personalized support, priority service and no account fees.
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Reward yourself the more you trade

As an Active Trader you’ll automatically benefit from a reduction on our standard spreads. Plus, you'll earn discounts on our most popular markets as you reach monthly volume levels.

Our Most Popular Markets
Level 1
< $25M
Level 2
$25M - $49M
Level 3
$50M - $149M
Level 4
150M - $499M
Level 5
500M >
EUR/USD 1.2 1.1 0.9 0.8 0.7
EUR/JPY 1.5 1.4 1.2 1.1 1.0
AUD/USD 1.5 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.8
GBP/JPY 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.5
USD/CAD 1.9 1.8 1.5 1.4 1.3
USD/CHF 1.8 1.7 1.5 1.4 1.3
USD/JPY 1.2 1.1 1.0 0.9 0.8
GBP/USD 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.3
Average Savings
(off standard pricing)
21% 27% 36% 41% 46%
Level 1
< $25M
Level 2
$25M - $49M
Level 3
$50M - $149M
Level 4
150M - $499M
Level 5
500M >
EUR/USD 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.4
EUR/JPY 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.4
AUD/USD 1.1 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.4
GBP/JPY 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.1
USD/CAD 1.2 1.1 0.8 0.7 0.6
USD/CHF 1.1 1 0.8 0.7 0.6
USD/JPY 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.4
GBP/USD 1 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.6
The Active Trader account is available to clients who open with and maintain a minimum average monthly balance of $20,000. Clients who maintain an average account balance of at least $100,000 during the prior month will automatically start the next month at discount level 2.
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Realize your full trading potential

Opportunity for price improvement

Maximum value

A reduction on Forex spreads plus additional discounts on our most popular markets.
Interact with all GTX participants

Professional guidance

Dedicated Market Strategist to support your unique needs.
Get quality executions

Straightforward pricing

No commissions, no bank fees on wires and no inactivity fees. We are compensated through the bid/ask spread.

Priority service

Priority handling of all your service requests ensures a highly personalized service.
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More about Active Trader:

A minimum initial deposit of $20,000 is required for Active Trader. Your account may be moved to a standard account if monthly average account balance falls below $20,000 for three consecutive months.

The spreads noted for Active Trader represent the median spread available between the first and last trading day of August 2017. “As low as” spreads represents the lowest spread available under Active Trader Level 5 spread category between the first and last trading day of August 2017. Spreads on commodities and CFDs are not included. Average savings are determined by comparing Active Trader Forex spreads to our standard typical Forex spreads during the same time period. You may incur a rollover charge if you hold your positions overnight. Learn more about rollovers.

Keep in mind, spreads may vary based on market conditions, including volatility, available liquidity, and other factors. Monthly trade volume is defined as the sum of all FX trades in lot terms for a given month. 

The Active Trader account is not available for Managed Accounts and accounts referred by an Introducing Broker.

Have questions? We've got answers.

When will discounted FX spreads be applied to my account?

Spread levels are updated based on your monthly trade volume between 5pm -6pm ET every trading day. Read more

How is trade volume calculated?

Monthly volume is defined as the sum of all trades in lot terms for a given month. Read more

How do I transfer an existing account to Active Trader?

Simply contact us and we will be happy to talk with you about upgrading your existing account. Read more

Enjoy exceptional pricing and exclusive services with an Active Trader account.

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