Forex.com, one of the retail forex brands of brokerage giant Gain Capital, announced it is launching a new web trading platform for its US clients. The platform will be rolled out to clients in other countries over the coming months.
The new platform is developed in partnership with the charting and trading platform TradingView. It is developed in the HTML5 protocol and supports all major browsers for PC and Mac computers.
The platform has the following features:
- Full trading capabilities including drag-and-drop order management features
- A library of over 60 customizable technical indicators, including MACD, Bollinger Bands, Ichimoku and many more
- Over 50 advanced drawing tools, including Pitchforks, Fibonacci, Gann Fans and Elliott Wave
- A wide range of chart types including candlestick, Heikin Ashi, line and mountain
- Integrated Reuters news, economic calendar and real time market research
- Robust account management features including account funding
- Flexible time zone preferences
The new web platform does not replace, but complements the other trading platform available available to Forex.com clients and is available to US customers at https://webtrading.forex.com.
“We are thrilled to get the new web trading platform in the hands of our customers,” said Samantha Roady, President of Retail at Gain Capital. “It delivers advanced technical analysis tools and powerful trading functionality along with the speed, performance and ease of use today’s active currency traders’ demand.”
The launch of the new web trading platform of Forex.com comes at the heels of the launch of live and demo trading through Forex.com on TradingView’s own platform.
Currently Gain Capital is the largest retail forex broker in the US, following the February exit of its main competitor FXCM and the purchase of its US client base.
Gain Capital was founded in 1999 and went public in 2010, on NYSE. The current market capitalization of the company stands at $274.64 million.
The company serves retail and institutional clients under the trading brands Forex.com, CityIndex, GTX, and Gain Capital. It is active in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions. The broker offers trading in forex, commodities, and global equities. Its largest retail forex broker, Forex.com, also offers white label solutions for other forex brokers, operating throughout the world.