Trading Platforms

Choosing the right platform is an integral part of successful trading in financial markets. FXOpen UK offers intuitive trading platforms to meet the requirements of the most demanding of traders and the most challenging trading strategies, providing a whole host of fully customisable features alongside advanced technical analysis.

Choose from the award-winning MT4 trading platform to trade FX, CFDS and cryptocurrency CFDs from one account, or the most technologically advanced MT5 trading platform, to take advantage of the familiar user interface of MT4, with several additional benefits. Please refer to our comparison table below to find the most suitable platform, to allow you to always be in complete control of your trading.

Platform Comparison Table

INSTRUMENTS
Forex
Indices
Commodities
Shares
Cryptos
ACCOUNT TYPE
Gross Accounts
Net Accounts
FEATURES
Depth of Market
Technical Analysis
Time and Sales
Back-testing
Alerts
Trading signals
Automated trading (EA’s)
Trade directly from charts
Integrated economic calendar
Intuitive charting package
MetaTrader 4
Using OCTL2*
MetaTrader 5

Trader's Tools

One Click Trading and Level2 Plugin

The speed of placing an order can be crucial, especially in volatile FX markets. Our One Click Trading and Level2 Plugin lets you place an order at the best available price with a single mouse click. And with 5 levels of market depth you will always know the available volumes of liquidity for any currency pair.

What else you can do with One Click Trading and Level2 Plugin:

  • place or close a market or a pending order
  • set order size
  • place a Stop Loss or a Take Profit
  • view the market depth Level 2 data
  • view the volume-weighted average price (VWAP)
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Margin and Pip Value Calculator

This easy-to-use tool will help you calculate margin and pip value before opening a trade. It will also help you decide which leverage is suitable for you. Knowing the precise margin, pip value and the optimal leverage are the keys to improving your trading strategy and minimizing the risk of loss and stop out.

The calculator uses real time quotes and your account's equity and leverage in all calculations. If these parameters change, you can re-calculate margin withinjust a few seconds without the risk of making an error, as with manual calculations.

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Commission Calculator

A user-friendly tool for instant and precise ECN commission calculations. Calculate the exact ECN commissions half-turn or round-turn for any currency pair or metal and any lot-size. Click on a currency pair in the list to see detailed formulas.

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Currency Exchange Rates

FXOpen UK offers multi-currency accounts. Our Currency Rates and Conversion Calculator will help you get the exact conversion rates when transferring between FXOpen UK accounts with different base currencies. You can also view historical rates for any date of your choice.

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Download MetaTrader 4
CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 60% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.