Professionally Managed FX Accounts
A great opportunity for customers who don’t have time to trade their own account or want to add diversification to their investment portfolios. Most of the online brokers will offer managed accounts.
Forex trading offer much greater buying power than day trading stocks or any other markets.
Easier to trade
Traders need to concentrate on a few currencies only rather than on tens of thousands of stocks. Charts at IC Markets
Since the Forex is not centralized and is completely electronic, your orders execute instantly, unlike other markets.
The foreign currency exchange market is the largest financial market in the world. This results in fair prices and narrow spreads.
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Free trading program with real-time charts and news
Free, easy-to-use online forex trading system with streaming, real-time charts, news and commentary relevant to the currency market are offered by some brokers.
No commission or transaction fees
There are no commissions when you trade the forex. The broker get the spread, the difference between the bid and the ask spread. That is all. In the other markets, you get charge a commission, the spread, additional fees.
Can make money in rising and falling markets
There are no restrictions to sell currencies short, unlike stocks which have to be sold short on an uptick rule. This means that as a forex trader you can make money just as easily in rising and falling markets.*
Better for trading in after-hours than stocks
Stock liquidity is reduced after regular trading hours. Foreign exchange trading does not exhibit this problem because the currency market is open around the clock, from Sunday to Friday.