Open a FOREXTrader Account

Open an account and start trading in three simple steps.

  1. Tell us about yourself next
  2. Fund your account next
  3. Start trading

Our promise to you

Get quality executions

We'll deliver quality and value

Price means nothing without quality executions. At FOREX.com you’ll get transparent, reliable pricing and superior executions.
Trading tools, made for traders

We'll provide you tools

Trade on FOREXTrader PRO, fully optimized for currency traders, or the popular MetaTrader 4 trading platform. Our Global Research Team actively monitors the markets to provide you with exclusive insights and analysis on what’s driving price action.
Build confidence with educational resources

We'll help build your confidence

Understand the ins and outs of currency trading or improve your knowledge of technical analysis. Learn at your own pace with online videos, articles, guides and more.
FOREX.com has over a decade of experience

We'll give you peace of mind

With over a decade of experience, FOREX.com has supported over 200,000 traders globally. Our parent company, GAIN Capital Holdings Inc., is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and meets the highest standards of corporate governance and financial reporting.

What you’ll need

Please submit one non-expired government-issued photo ID to confirm your name, residential address and date of birth as listed on your application.

If your government-issued photo ID does not verify your residential address, please submit a proof of residence document such as a utility bill, credit card statement or bank statement issued within the past six months.

You will also need a successful deposit to approve your account.


Automatically qualify for reduced pricing and access to exclusive benefits and services

  • Lower Trading Costs
    Lower your trading costs by up to 15%
  • Percent
    Earn interest on your account balance
  • Market Strategist
    Enjoy dedicated support from a Market Strategist
  • Envelope
    Receive invitations to exclusive events
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Account Opening FAQ

What information do I need when opening an account?

Please submit one non-expired government-issued photo ID to...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...Read More

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
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