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GFT Markets is a well-established and global provider of online trading products, including FX, CFDs, spread bets, binaries and FX options. Its core trading platform is called DealBook, and is available in a variety of formats, including desktop, web (online), mobile or tablet. Support for MT4 is also available.

GFT offers facilities for automated trading and included 24/7 customer service as part of its package. It has a geographical presence in Europe (London), North America (New Jersey), Asia (Tokyo and Singapore) and Australia (Sydney). It serves clients in more than 120 countries.

Operational now for more than 15 years, GFT Markets continues to provide its customer base with competitive spreads. Availability of markets and instruments will vary from country to country, but traders can be confident that this broker will be competitive on spreads and range of markets (over 3,200 at last count).

Traders with GFT can also get access to an impressive suite of analytical tools, including Autochartist Trade Ideas and Chart Patterns, Foresight-A.I. and DiNapoli D-Levels.

GFT Markets was acquired in September 2013 by GAIN Capital Holdings, owner of

Authorised and regulated. No. [FCA 190864]

Company Statement

GFT Markets brings the tools, the trades, and the trust you expect from a worldwide leader in online trading. GFT offers competitive pricing on 3,500+ markets, innovative trading platforms, and multiple ways to trade (including spot forex, CFDs, spread betting, binaries, and FX options). With over 3,500 markets and 120 currency pairs available, you can choose what to trade at GFT Markets. Spread bet and trade CFDs in seven different market types including equities, indices, and—exclusive to GFT Markets—inflation. At GFT Markets clients will find the award-winning and comprehensive DealBook® 360, along with the browser-based DealBook® WEB and DealBook Mobile apps for Android and Apple devices. DealBook is highly customisable and provides indicators, real-time quotes and charts, and up-to-the-minute news. Spread bets, CFDs, binaries, FX options, spot forex: trade them all with GFT. Clients can find the one that suits their trading style or trade multiple products to take advantage of their benefits and hedge positions. Plus, GFT provides ultra-competitive spreads, as low as 0.8pts on some major currency pairs.

Account Types

Here's what you get when you open an account with GFT UK:

Spread Betting

Minimum deposit (£): £150

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Risk Management Tools

Comparison table for Spread Betting

CFD Trading

Minimum deposit (£): £150

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Risk Management Tools

Comparison table for CFD Trading

Popular Markets

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GFT UK have the following offices:




Canary Wharf, 34th Floor, 25 Canada Square, London E14 5LQ

Country United Kingdom
Switchboard Number +44 (0) 20 7170 0770
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New Accounts Number +44 (0) 207 170 0788
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Dealing Number +44 (0) 207 170 0750
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Dealing Hours 24-hour dealing desk available 5.5 days a week (Mon - Sat)
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