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 36 brokers listed in the table below.

Forex Broker Min. Account Size Broker Rating Min. Position Size Payment Max. Leverage Serious Regulation Spread US
Forex Optimum $10 8.6 0.01 1:500
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
  • Countries
    ID RU TH
  • Regulation
    • FSA (St. Vincent & the Grenadines), 20603
PaxForex $10 8.5 0.01 1:500
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
  • Countries
    GB NG VC
  • Regulation
Forex Broker Inc. $100 8.2 0.001 1:500
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • WebTrader
    • MobileTrader
  • Countries
    MT
  • Regulation
LMFX $50 8.0 0.01 1:1000
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
  • Countries
    MK
  • Regulation
Trade Fintech $250 7.8 0.01 1:200
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
  • Countries
    GB
  • Regulation
FxGlory $1 7.4 0.01 1:3000
Trader's Way $1 7.3 0.01 1:1000
Forex.com $250 6.4 0.1 1:200
OANDA $1 6.4 0.00001 1:50
FOREX UKRAINE $200 6.1 0.1 1:100
TradingBanks $250 4.9 0.01 1:400
Global Futures $250 - 0.01 1:400
IfamDirect $100 - 0.1 1:500
ATC Brokers $5,000 - 1 1:200
Vector Securities $20 - 0.01 1:500
Tallinex $100 - 0.01 1:1000
FXMoneyWorld $100 - 0.01 1:400
FXRANEX $1 - 0.01 1:500
Adamant Finance $1 - 0.01 1:500
Formax $1,000 - 0.01 1:200
Turnkey Forex $5 - 0.01 1:200
CMS Forex $250 - 0.01 1:200
FXCM $1 - 0.01 1:400
One Financial Markets $250 - 0.01 1:400
FXTSwiss $2,000 - 0.1 1:400
Advanced Markets $2,500 - 0.1 1:50
ForexCT (ex-Forex Capital Trading) $500 - 0.025 1:400
ATIG (ex-ATIG Securities) $20 - 0.01 1:100
Price Markets $0.01 - 0.1 1:300
FX Choice $100 - 0.01 1:200
AAFX Trading $50 - 0.01 1:2000
TradeKing $500 - 0.01 1:50
TradeWiseFX $25 - 0.01 1:500
LQDFX $20 - 0.01 1:500
1Broker BTC0.01 - 0.01 1:200
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.