Forex Trading with MF Global
04 January 2010 - Xenia Rainey (Which Way To Pay)


Forex Trading with MF Global



If you are thinking of either entering the forex market or switching platform this 2010, MF Global is one of the world’s leading broker for a range of investment services. 


When looking for a broker, the prospective trader should consider the following:


-          Is this broker fully qualified and regulated?

-          What can I trade?

-          How much support will I receive?

-          What are the fees and costs?

-          What platforms are offered?


Alongside Forex, MF Global offers CFDs, spread betting, shade dealing and exchange-traded futures and options.


For Forex traders, there is no commission fee and leverage is 1:40 at MF Global.   The pip spread is 1-4 and minimum trade size is $100,000 (or 1 Lot).  The investor can trade 25 currency pairs with more available on request.


For those new to the Forex market, a good amount of training facilities are offered at MF Global.  These include live chat support, free phone support and of course a demo account. 


Opening a demo account is wise for people who want to find a platform which suits their needs – and with MF Global and its range of software and platforms, the prospective trader is likely to find something to suit them.