Forex Brokers for US Traders

Here you will find Forex brokers that are allowed to deal with the currency traders from the United States of America. These brokers are either registered with NFA (and regulated by CFTC) or are licensed banks (mainly Swiss-based ones). According the US regulations of the spot Forex market, only these brokers may accept residents of the USA. Unfortunately, such brokers also limit their trading conditions severely to comply with the American regulatory environment. You will find 51 brokers listed in the table below.

Forex Broker Min. Account Size Broker Rating Min. Position Size Payment Max. Leverage Serious Regulation Spread US
Forex Broker Inc. $100 8.3 0.001 1:500
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • WebTrader
    • MobileTrader
  • Countries
    MT
  • Regulation
FxGlory $1 8.5 0.01 1:3000
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • WebTrader
  • Countries
    BG GE
  • Regulation
    • National Bank of Georgia, N2-06/3625-12
eToro $50 6.4 0.1 1:400
  • Platforms
    • eToro Platform
    • eToro Mobile Trader
  • Countries
    CY VG
  • Regulation
    • ASIC, 335692
    • CFTC/NFA, 0382918
    • CySEC, 109/10
Alpari $1 5.3 0.01 1:500
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
  • Countries
    AE CN CY DE GB IN JP MX NG RU TR US
  • Regulation
    • IFSC (Belize), IFSC/60/301/TS/15
City Index (ex-FX Solutions) $250 - 0.01 1:400
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
  • Countries
    US
  • Regulation
    • FCA (UK), 113942
CMS Forex $250 - 0.01 1:200
Forex.com $250 6.4 0.1 1:200
Interactive Brokers $10,000 - 0.25 1:100
OANDA $1 6.4 0.00001 1:50
FXCM $1 - 0.01 1:400
iFOREX $100 3.3 0.02 1:400
VarengoldBankFX $2,500 - 0.1 1:200
One Financial Markets $250 - 0.01 1:400
FXTSwiss $2,000 - 0.1 1:400
ATC Brokers $5,000 - 1 1:200
Windsor Brokers $100 4.6 0.1 1:500
FOREX UKRAINE $200 6.1 0.1 1:100
Advanced Markets $2,500 - 0.1 1:50
Forex Capital Trading $500 - 0.025 1:400
Global Futures $250 - 0.01 1:400
FXGM $100 - 0.1 1:400
Markets.com $100 4.6 0.01 1:200
Profiforex $1 5.5 0.01 1:500
Bloombex Options $200 - 0.1 1:100
Trader's Way $1 7.3 0.001 1:1000
BlackStoneFx $200 - 0.1 1:500
Goldstein Brokers $100 7.0 0.01 1:400
AxiTrader $200 4.9 0.01 1:400
NatureForex $20 - 0.01 1:500
Vector Securities $20 - 0.01 1:500
Tallinex $100 - 0.01 1:1000
UMOFX $1 1.0 0.01 1:500
Weltrade $25 - 0.01 1:500
ATIG (ex-ATIG Securities) $20 - 0.01 1:100
Forex Optimum $10 7.0 0.01 1:500
Price Markets $0.01 - 0.1 1:300
Hirose Financial UK $20 - 0.01 1:300
IfamDirect $100 - 0.1 1:500
1BillionForex $100 - 0.01 1:200
FXMoneyWorld $100 - 0.01 1:400
TradeStation $2,000 - 0.1 1:50
FX Choice $100 - 0.01 1:200
Tradingbanks $250 4.7 0.01 1:400
AC Forex $25 - 0.01 1:500
FXRANEX $1 - 0.01 1:500
AAFX Trading $50 - 0.01 1:2000
MTrading $100 - 0.01 1:1000
TradeKing $500 - 0.01 1:50
LMFX $50 8.5 0.01 1:1000
PaxForex $10 9.6 0.01 1:500
FastBrokers $2,500 - 0.1 1:200

There are only two real reasons to seek a broker that accepts US traders:

  • You are US resident, so only this category of companies will offer live trading to you.
  • You are planning a move to US and would not want to change brokers when it happens.