OANDA Retail Trading News
Updates for Clients on Latest Platforms and Tools
2017– 3 entries
June 30, 2017 - MOBILE APP NOTIFICATIONS
v20 Price Alerts, Plus More Control Over Your OANDA Alerts Subscription: Get notified when a target price is reached in your v20 account. Add a Horizontal Line, Horizontal Ray, or Vector Drawing Tool as indicator, and tap the new Price Signal icon. You will get notifications when the target price crosses your drawn indicator(s). Also, OANDA v20 live clients now have more control over OANDA Alerts. Subscribe on the OANDA trading app to receive mobile notifications on market sentiment and customize the settings to receive market highlights only, or all the alerts for any of the following categories: Order Book, Macroeconomic News & Forecasts, Autochartist Patterns, Market Price Levels, and Open Position Movements. Learn more here OANDA Mobile Trading Apps.
June 06, 2017 - CORE PRICING
OANDA Launches a New Pricing Model - Spread Only Pricing, or Core Pricing + Commissions Model for US Clients: US clients can now choose the pricing model that best suits their needs. If you reside in the US, you can now choose to pay the spread-only, or access a lower spread plus commissions pricing model. Other account maintenance or financing fees may apply. US clients can select the pricing option that works best for them by clicking "Change my pricing option" in the My Profile section on their OANDA account page.
May 24, 2017 - ALGO LAB
Code, Backtest & Deploy Your Automated Trading Strategy: Powered by QuantConnect, the OANDA Algo Lab enables clients with Live accounts to research, build, backtest, and deploy automated trading strategies. Leverage OANDA tick, second, minute, hour, or daily data while writing your algorithmic strategies in C#, Python, and F#. Trading strategies are backtested with unparalleled speed, once ready they can be deployed to a dedicated, co-located server. Visit trade.oanda.com to open your QuantConnect account.
March 06, 2017 - WEB TRADING PLATFORM
Robust Online Trading Right From Your Web Browser: Trade forex and CFD markets (as available in your region) with our new web-based trading platform. Fast and intuitive, there is no need to download software to trade global capital markets from your desktop or laptop. Explore all the core functionality of Advanced Charting to monitor market trends using over 100 leading edge indicators. Learn more about our Web Platform.
February 14, 2017 - MOBILE CHART TRADING
All Your Mobile Needs to Enter, Monitor & Execute Orders Fast On-The-Go: Now equipped with mobile chart trading the OANDA trading app for iOS & Android just got even better! Save time buying, selling, and editing orders with our latest and most advanced user interface design. Manage your risk exposure easier drawing, and dragging pending orders such as Take Profit, Stop Loss, and Trailing Stop on the same chart screen. Download the latest version of the OANDA Trading App on your app store to explore more about Mobile Chart Trading.
January 12, 2017 - WEB-BASED NEWS PLATFORM
Read Market News and Analysis on a Web-Based News Platform: OANDA Live clients receive up to the minute financial news from award-winning news and commentary providers such as OANDA Marketpulse, 4CAST, and Dow Jones International right from your web browser. Visit OANDA News.
2016– 1 entry
v20 - Our Fastest, Most Powerful Trading Engine: OANDA celebrated its 20th anniversary with the launch of v20. This proprietary, state-of-the-art trading engine built on a multi-cluster machine architecture redefines the way data flows through the system. The new engine allows OANDA to increase speeds significantly to offer you an unparalleled trading experience executing orders in just one millisecond 1.3 millisecond† - that’s 1/300th of the blink of an eye.
In addition to institutional-grade speeds, v20 offers professional features such as: access to more order types and options than ever before; support for simultaneous long and short positions; and the ability to execute larger trade sizes through the new simulated depth of market feature. See Why OANDA.
Contracts for Difference (CFDs) or Precious Metals are NOT available to residents of the United States.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) limits leverage available to retail forex traders in the United States to 50:1 on major currency pairs and 20:1 for all others. OANDA Asia Pacific offers maximum leverage of 50:1 on FX products and limits to leverage offered on CFDs apply. Maximum leverage for OANDA Canada clients is determined by IIROC and is subject to change. For more information refer to our regulatory and financial compliance section.