Trading forex (FX, foreign exchange) continues to offer opportunities, whatever the level of volatility in the markets. We provide reliable trading technology – such as the flexible, advanced MetaTrader 4 (MT4) platform – and a wide range of instruments to help you get the most out of your forex trading strategy.
Trading forex with Alpari UK
- Trade up to 59 currency pairs on MT4, including all the majors and some exotics
- Competitive spreads and leverage up to 1:500
- Backtest, optimise and apply your Expert Advisors (EAs) to automate your forex trading. You can implement your EA strategies on MT4 and MT5
- Live account holders receive a free comprehensive set of research tools, so you can analyse the forex markets and keep up-to-date with economic events
- Non-dealing desk (NDD) ECN execution on our MT4 platform giving you tighter spreads and faster execution
Introduction to forex
New to forex trading? This video will give you a short introduction and explain how to trade currency pairs. It also touches on how to get the most out of potential trading opportunities in the global forex markets.
Our NDD ECN technology
Our proprietary non-dealing desk (NDD) ECN technology integrates directly with 16 liquidity providers such as global banks, funds and financial institutions and other ECNs making them compete anonymously to earn your business.
Available across the Micro, Classic and MT4 Pro accounts, our new technology gives you deeper liquidity, tighter spreads and faster execution.
As a forex trader you want to stay informed and we can help you find all the news that matters in our research section. The Alpari Newsroom brings you all the major news stories throughout the trading day and we also have a comprehensive range of technical analysis tools.
Apply all your EAs without restrictions
The MetaTrader platforms, with their advanced charting package and 30+ technical indicators, allow you to monitor prices and trade precious metals alongside forex. You can also test and apply your Expert Advisors (EAs) to automate your trading.
Free research tools
To make our offering complete, we provide our Live spread betting account holders with a set of free research tools for better-informed trading decisions. Make the most of your financial spread betting strategy with Alpari.
Whether you’re new to forex trading or already an expert, you can always learn more. That is why we have developed for you a series of webinars and educational videos.
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Risk warning: Forex, spread bets and CFDs are high risk and losses can exceed your investment.