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
OANDA $1 6.4 0.00001 1:50
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • Oanda Platform
    • Web Trading
  • Countries
    AE CA CH GB JP SG US
  • Regulation
    • CFTC/NFA, 0325821
    • FCA (UK), 54257
    • FSA (Japan), 1571
    • Kanto Local Finance Bureau (Japan), 2137
Forex Broker Inc. $100 8.2 0.001 1:500
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • WebTrader
    • MobileTrader
  • Countries
    MT
  • Regulation
FxGlory $1 7.4 0.01 1:3000
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • WebTrader
  • Countries
    BG GE
  • Regulation
    • National Bank of Georgia, N2-06/3625-12
CMS Forex $250 - 0.01 1:200
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • VT Trader
  • Countries
    BM GB US
  • Regulation
    • CFTC/NFA, 0313199
    • FCA (UK), 488900
FXCM $1 - 0.01 1:400
  • Platforms
    • MetaTrader 4
    • MirrorTrader
    • Active Trader
    • ZuluTrade
    • NinjaTrader
  • Countries
    AU CA CL DE FR GB HK IL IT JP US ZA
  • Regulation
    • ASIC, 309763
    • CFTC/NFA, 0308179
    • CONSOB (Italy), 76
    • DMCC (Dubai), 31171
    • FCA (UK), 217689
    • ISA (Israel), 2
    • SFC (Hong Kong), AIM232
One Financial Markets $250 - 0.01 1:400
Global Futures $250 - 0.01 1:400
Trader's Way $1 7.3 0.01 1:1000
Vector Securities $20 - 0.01 1:500
Tallinex $100 - 0.01 1:1000
ATIG (ex-ATIG Securities) $20 - 0.01 1:100
Forex Optimum $10 8.6 0.01 1:500
FXMoneyWorld $100 - 0.01 1:400
FX Choice $100 - 0.01 1:200
TradingBanks $250 4.9 0.01 1:400
FXRANEX $1 - 0.01 1:500
AAFX Trading $50 - 0.01 1:2000
TradeKing $500 - 0.01 1:50
LMFX $50 8.0 0.01 1:1000
TradeWiseFX $25 - 0.01 1:500
Trade Fintech $250 7.8 0.01 1:200
Adamant Finance $1 - 0.01 1:500
Formax $1,000 - 0.01 1:200
LQDFX $20 - 0.01 1:500
1Broker BTC0.01 - 0.01 1:200
Turnkey Forex $5 - 0.01 1:200
PaxForex $10 8.5 0.01 1:500
ForexCT (ex-Forex Capital Trading) $500 - 0.025 1:400
Forex.com $250 6.4 0.1 1:200
FXTSwiss $2,000 - 0.1 1:400
FOREX UKRAINE $200 6.1 0.1 1:100
Advanced Markets $2,500 - 0.1 1:50
Price Markets $0.01 - 0.1 1:300
IfamDirect $100 - 0.1 1:500
FastBrokers $2,500 - 0.1 1:200
ATC Brokers $5,000 - 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.