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What markets are available to trade?

You can trade 180+ global markets including 84 FX pairs, 65 shares, 17 popular indices and more. View our full range of markets.

What are the differences between a demo and trading account?

The primary difference is that there is no capital at risk when trading in a FOREX.com demo account...Read More

Why do I need to provide my financial information?

FOREX.com’s Customer Due Diligence (‘CDD’) program requires that we verify the source of our clients' funds.
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