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Regulation: CFTC, NFA
Min Deposit: $2,500
Leverage: 50:1
Platform: FOREX Trader Pro, Mobile trading, Website trading
First Deposit Bonus: Yes
Other Bonuses: Yes

Company Information
Broker's Name
GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) - Forex.com
Website
http://www.forex.com/
Headquartered in
Bedminster, NJ
Year Founded
1999
Regulating Authority
CFTC, NFA
US Clients Accepted
Yes
Telephone Number
1 877 367 3946
Fax Number
-
E-Mail Address
info@forex.com
Account Options
Type of Broker
Market Maker
Commission
Mini Account
Yes
VIP Account
Segregated Account
Islamic Account (Swap Free)
Demo Account
Yes
Institutional Accounts
Yes
Managed Accounts
Yes
Maximum Leverage
50:1
Minimum Deposit
$2,500
Deposit Options
Bankwire, Paper Check, CreditCard, eCheck (US Citizens Only)
Withdrawal Options
Bank Wire, Paper Check, Credit Card
More Instruments
Metals
Yes
Oil
Yes
Gold
Yes
Indices
Stocks
Commodities
ETFs
CFDs
Yes
Trading Platform
Platform Type
FOREX Trader Pro, Mobile trading, Website trading
Platform Languages
English, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Russian, Arabic, Japanese
OS Compatibility
Microsoft Windows for Mobile, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Vista, Mac OS X, Linux
Streaming News Feed
Yes
Charting Package
Yes
Trading Signals
Yes
Automated Trading
Yes
Trade From Charts
Yes
Market Commentary
Yes
E-mail Alerts
Yes
Mobile Alerts
Yes
Scalping
Yes
Hedging
No
Trailing Stops
No
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Yes
Guaranteed Limit Orders
Yes
Guaranteed Fills
Yes
Interest on Margin
Yes
One-Click Execution
OCO Orders
Mobile Trading
Yes
Web-Based Trading
Yes
Customer Service
Customer Support Languages
English, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Russian, Arabic, Japanese
Customer Service Hours
Sun @ 10AM - Fri @ 5PM. Sat 9-5 EST
Place Trades Over the Phone?
Yes
Bonuses & Rewards
No Deposit Bonus
No
Bonus for First Deposit
Yes
Is the Bonus Based on the Volume of the Transaction?
Yes
Other Bonuses
Yes

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) - Forex.com

Company Overview

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. is one of the leading providers of forex online trading to professional and institutional traders. The firm was founded in 1999 and is now under the leadership of co-founder, Glenn Stevens. GAIN is headquartered in Bedminster, New Jersey and has offices in Tokyo, Sydney, London, and Hong Kong, Singapore with two offices in New York, New York.

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. also offers clearing, global execution and custody services in Forex, commodities, futures options and futures.

The firm is a partner to more than 500 worldwide Introducing Brokers.

Account Types

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. offers a partner and a corporate account for exchange traded products.

For foreign exchange, the firm offers three accounts: corporate, trustee and partnership.

Trading Software

FOREX Trader is a customizable software platform when offers advanced analysis, research and trading tools on the web, desktop computer and mobile devices.

MetaTrader4 is GAIN’s customized version of the MetaTrader and offers real-time information and micro lot trading. The platform has single-click trading and provides trade ideas. The software is available in 32 languages. Traders have access to more than 50 technical indicators and studies. It provides open short and long positions at the same time.

The GTX software enables client to client trading and matches buyers to sellers. The traders can work in collaboration with other traders on the FX Electronic Communication Network.

GAIN offers the OEC Trader Depth of Market software trading window which has an unprecedented impressive number of tools which include last trade size, market depth, working orders, open profit and loss, histogram of volume, bid and ask sum, just to name a few. Within this software platform, clients can trade, chart and strategize. OEC Trader not only trades in milliseconds but its volumes and price quotes are delivered quickly for the foreign exchange and futures markets.

By combining the Orders and Reports window and DOM Trader, GAIN has created a high performance electronic and data trading execution platform called CQG Trading which is used to trade foreign exchange and exchange-traded futures. You can customize as many as ten buy and sell buttons on this platform.

Regulators & Safety

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. is regulated in numerous jurisdictions.

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. makes available all financial statements on a yearly, quarterly and monthly basis by download on their website www.gaincapital.com.

Leverage

GAIN offers a prime service which leverages their major FX banks with their prime brokers giving access to GTX’s liquidity and diversity.