Multi-asset liquidity under one roof

GAIN Capital offers deep liquidity in thousands of OTC and exchange-traded markets, making it easy for you to connect to new markets

Don’t just offer the standard 20 CFDs that everyone else does

Access over 3,500 CFD, FX and options markets through a single connection

Whether you are looking for an institutional trading account or to broaden your product offering to your customers, GAIN provides deep liquidity and pricing in FX, CFDs* and options through one account or API connection. This means that you don’t have to encounter the difficulties and cost of aggregating multiple liquidity and technology providers to access tight pricing on a wide selection of global and local markets.

There are multiple ways to access GAIN liquidity:

Institutional trading accounts

Take positions or hedge risk with an institutional trading account. Our accounts offer deep liquidity and tight spreads on thousands of global and emerging markets. Open account

API connection

Connect deep liquidity with your algos or third-party platform through our FIX and Java APIs.

MT4 bridge

Our liquidity is ready to plug and play with major MT4 bridge providers, so you can easily expand your selection of CFDs to your MT4 customers.

Why choose GAIN for OTC liquidity?

As one of the largest retail broker market makers in the world, GAIN have spent over a decade building a deep liquidity network and investing in our pricing technology so we can offer our customers ultra-competitive pricing and great execution on a wide selection of markets.

Tight spreads across all markets

GAIN offers institutions competitive spreads, enabling you to maximize your potential profits.

Out-of-hours trading

GAIN provides "out-of-hours trading" for many markets, so you can trade even when the underlying markets are closed.

Wide range of order types

OCOs, if-dones and trailing stops are available. Placing contingent orders may not limit your losses.

Receive price improvement

Trade at the price you see or a better one if the market moves in your favor.

Specialist options service

15 options available online and thousands more offline through our dedicated options desk.

Real-time back office and reporting

Have a transparent, real-time view and audit trail of your trading activity.

*Contracts for Difference (CFDs) are not available to US residents.

Access the world’s largest commodity exchanges

GAIN provides direct market access and clearing on over 30 of the world’s leading futures exchanges, all through one account.

Our trading platform and proprietary order-routing technology can route and clear your trades through any clearer, ideal for professional futures traders and institutions including CTAs, hedge funds, FCMs, proprietary trading groups and high-volume traders.


Trade in the following ways:

Powerful trading software

Our simple-to-use-yet-powerful platform is designed to handle all the complexities of professional trading and order management.

Open API

Our proprietary and standard open FIX APIs allow you to connect and execute trades from any custom or third-party applications through one connection.

Third-party applications

We offer a range of trading, strategy and charting applications that integrate with our platform to help you analyze the markets and trade.

Why choose GAIN for futures trading?

Customizable trading strategies

Our platform offers intuitive option chains and spreading capabilities based on your trading objectives, so you can easily execute a straddle, strangle, butterfly or condor.

Automate your risk management

Our rule-based execution can help protect you when the markets move against you. You can set a combination of automated alerts and liquidation levels on the platform to guard against market impacts.

Manage your account and trading online

Our client portal lets you view your statements, manage your personal information and access third-party software. It also provides full reporting including fill and order statistics.

Multiple order ticket choices

We provide multiple order tickets including depth of market (DOM), best bid and offer (BBO), rapid, turbo, order staging module (OSM), multi–bracket and basket orders.

Multi-clearer flexibility

Route trades to any clearer in real time throughout the trading day. Our strategies allow you to create allocation block "cross clearer" setups to give you the freedom you need to manage accounts regardless of clearing firm.

24/5 trading support

GAIN Capital offers 24/5 support during market hours across global exchanges.

Optimize your liquidity and execution on GTX

GTX is an institutional ECN venue for trading FX and precious metals.

GTX’s central clearing model allows your orders to interact with a diverse mix of banks, hedge funds, retail brokers and traders on the ECN, resulting in deep and unique FX liquidity and tight institutional spreads.

Tailored liquidity for you

We proactively match our buyers' and sellers' trading styles in order to provide GTX participants with the highest possible quality of liquidity, tight spreads and optimised fill rates.

GTX is suitable for banks, brokers, hedge funds, CTAs and professional traders.

Every business is unique and requires a tailor-made approach. Contact our GTX team for a demo and a free consultation.

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GTX at a glance

  • Electronic trading on 70+ spot FX and precious metals

  • Voice trading on spot FX, forwards, swaps, options and NDFs via GTX agency desk

  • Tight institutional spreads

  • Diverse interbank and multi-source liquidity

  • Proactive liquidity management for optimal liquidity and execution

  • Retain complete anonymity

  • Pure agency execution

  • Execution via trading platform, API & agency desk

  • Access with or without a prime broker

  • Distribute tailored pricing to your customers with GTX white label

The GTX liquidity difference

GTX allows your orders to interact with a diverse mix of participants, resulting in unique and varied liquidity. GTX proactively reviews our liquidity providers to deliver the best possible spreads and liquidity to our customers.

Widen your access beyond tier 1 liquidity providers

Trade on liquidity from a diverse set of participants including banks, hedge funds and retail brokers, enhancing liquidity throughout the order book.

Save time, resources and expertise

GTX proactively takes care of optimizing your liquidity so you don’t have to hire your own liquidity management experts.

We don’t accept liquidity from other ECNs and aggregators

This prevents the same prices from simultaneously being shown in multiple venues that may be untradeable.

Create top-of-book pricing

Post your own bids and offers anywhere in the order book for all participants to trade on.

Receive price improvement

GTX is a fully transparent ECN that passes price improvement on to our customers.

Improve your fill rates

With tailored liquidity to suit your trading style, you are more likely to achieve a full fill and fewer rejections.

There are multiple ways to access GTX liquidity:

Trading platform

GTX’s highly customizable GUI provides advanced order capabilities such as peg, basket, and iceberg orders along with TWAP trading strategies to give you the flexibility to execute large trades anonymously.

API trading

Connect to our anonymous, ultra-low latency trading environment with FIX or Java API. GTX is also compatible with select MT4 bridge providers.

Professional agency desk

The GTX agency desk is available 24 hours to facilitate the execution of complex trading strategies and provide unique market insights.

More GTX benefits:

Distribute tailored liquidity to your customers

With GTX white label, distribute tailored liquidity to your customers and internal branches with your own private label ECN.

Utilize your credit more effectively through central clearing

GTX’s real-time credit engine and centrally cleared model gives you the flexibility to select which of your prime brokers you use pre- or post-trade, so you can utilize your credit more effectively.

Access GTX without a prime broker through GTX Direct

Access the ECN without a prime broker, by leveraging GAIN Capital’s own prime brokerage relationships with major FX banks**.

Transparency and trust, strength and stability

GTX is a fully independent ECN run by FX professionals and a subsidiary of a global, NYSE-listed company.

**GTX Direct counterparty varies by region. In the EU your counterparty will be GAIN UK Limited. In Singapore, your counterparty will be GFT Global Markets Asia Pte Ltd.