TradingView, the online charting tools developer and social trading platform launched live trading, directly through the charts, through the largest forex broker in the US – FXCM (NYSE:FXCM).
This happens a little over two months after TradingView launched the service in beta testing mode for a group of testers. The connection between FXCM and TradingView was made through a layer between TradingView and the broker provided by Tradable – a Danish fintech company specializing in universal trading infrastructure.
Now live and demo trading is available on the new TradingView site to all users of the platform who have an account with FXCM.
After logging in with the FXCM account, will be available three 3 tabs: Positions, Orders and Account Summary:
There is also a new order ticket window available from the buy/sell panel, which offers the option to specify the order in pips and to calculate potential risks, reward and risk/reward ratio.
TradingView is one of the major providers of charting tools and real-time market data. It offers a wide array of features, drawing tools, technical indicators, technical analysis tools, etc. It also provides a trading platform, used by more than 1 million active traders who use the social trading tools to share and discuss ideas and strategies. TradingView offers charting widgets for embedding free real-time quoting and charts, free charting library, front-end trading terminal and publishing and social tools.
FXCM is a registered futures commission merchant (FCM) and a retail foreign exchange dealer (RFED) with the US CFTC. It has units registered and regulated with the relevant authorities in the US, the UK, Australia, and France. The broker offers forex, contracts for difference (CFDs), and spread betting services. It offers 40 currency pairs on the Trading Station and MetaTrader 4 (MT4) trading platforms.