Today we decided to go over and review FXCM broker’s collection of trading platforms and the 3 very powerful ways to trade forex.
First, there is Trading Station Web, one of the most requested platforms among traders. This web-based platform provides exceptionally outstanding charting capabilities and trading features. You can access Trading Station Web on any computer including Mac.
Next in line is Trading Station Desktop, most suitable for advanced traders with years of experience and the need to have customizable platform with majestic analytical and automated trading features. There are preloaded strategies, advanced back testing options and detailed strategy and analysis tools. All what you possibly may need is here in one comprehensive interface.
Last, and our personally favorite for trading on a go, Trading Station Mobile. Here you have a mobile platform that is compatable with most portable devices starting with iPhone, iPad and Android and finishing with Window phone, Blackberry and tables.
What is greatly favored with FXCM is the fact that you can be both active and automated trader. The broker offers solutions for traders with more specific needs:
MetaTrader 4 – the most common choice among traders today, since this particular platform has been with us for quite a while now and offers extensive list of Expert Advisors. FXCM went one step further integrating No Dealing Desk execution to the platform.
Active Trader – a specially-designed platform for large amount of traded currencies, best suitable for individuals and institutions interested in trading more than 10 million notional per month or deposit more than $25,000.
Mirror Trader – perfect solution for traders who want to copy and automate their trading environment. With special filters and real-time signals, you can choose strategies that work best for you.
Ninja Trader – award winning software with professional trading tools suitable for traders of any experience. The platform allows you to make detailed analysis of the market and build customizable automated trading strategies.
ZuluTrade – auto trading platform with more than 45,000 customers and over $405 billion in forex transactions. This platform is great option for those who simply want to trade automatically and don’t have time to build their own strategy.