Trading Overview

Trade with a globally recognised broker

We have 23 years' experience in financial trading and offer pricing on a wide range of global CFD instruments. Trade the UK 100 from 0.8 points, Germany 30 from 0.9 points. We offer the SPX 500 from 0.3 points and Wall St 30 from 1.5 points.

Our powerful API technology lets you integrate your strategy with trading applications or build your own custom user interfaces. You can also create and test your own automated trading strategies using our APIs.

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CFD trading

Go long or short on over 120 CFD instruments, including over 70 forex pairs. Take a position on forex, indices, commodities, metals and bonds.

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Trade with MetaTrader 4

The MetaTrader 4 platform offers customisable layouts, a range of plug-ins, an intuitive interface and more.

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Powerful trading tools

Over 65 popular technical indicators and the ability to analyse price trends, with chart time intervals starting from 5 seconds. You can also automate your trading strategies using our APIs.

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Tight spreads

Trade the US SPX 500 from 0.3 points, US Wall St 30 from 1.5 points and USD/JPY and EUR/USD from 1 pip. We offer West Texas Oil from 3 points and XAU/USD from 25 cents.

Margin reflective of 50:1 leverage

The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) establishes margin rates. Margin requirements vary given the base currency of your account.

Ready to start trading? Open an account in minutes

Already have a live trading account? It's easy to fund your account using one of the following payment methods.

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Platforms

Engineered for speed

Prices in the global financial markets can move quickly, especially during volatile conditions. Our award-winning trading platform* is engineered for reliability and speed. Our trades are executed in 0.012 seconds^.

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Trade on the go

Access more than 50 technical tools, including 32 overlay indicators, 11 drawing tools and 9 chart types with our apps for iOS and Android.

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Powerful platform tools powered by TradingView

Over 65 popular technical indicators and the ability to analyse price trends, with charts ranging from 5 seconds and more.

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Developer portal

Our developer portal is packed with useful trading resources. Powerful APIs, development guides and more.

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Innovative trader analytics and tools

Advanced technical analysis and tools, including our orderbook overlay, position ratios, and a news aggregator with a search function.

Account types

Do you qualify for a premium account?

Discounted spreads, partner platform subscription and expedited free wire transfer with our accounts.

Frequently asked questions

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What are OANDA's hours of operation?

Our hours of operation coincide with the global financial markets. In Canada, trading is available from approximately 5 p.m. Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday (New York time). Please note: these times are subject to change during daylight saving time and certain public holidays.

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What are the deposit options to fund my OANDA account for trading?

Please check the relevant deposit funds section of frequently asked questions.

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Can’t find what you’re looking for?

*Awarded highest overall client satisfaction three years in a row (Investment Trends US FX Report 2017 to 2019).

^Execution speed and numbers are based on the median round trip latency from receipt to response for all Market Order and Trade Close requests executed between January 1 and May 1, 2019 on the OANDA execution platform.

Powerful tools

Identify potential trading opportunities using the range of powerful analysis tools that are available on our trading platform.

CFD trading

We offer CFD prices on a range of financial instruments, including indices, forex pairs, commodities, metals and bonds.

4 ways to trade, plus MetaTrader 4

Access OANDA Trade from your web-browser or desktop, tablet or mobile device. We also offer MT4.