Trading News and Analysis

Our award-winning team of currency analysts and strategists provide daily trading news and commentary about the state of the markets. Get free access to leading news feeds, and use our analytical tools to assess when and why trading instruments are moving.

Read commentary on "How does the France Elections Affect Markets?"

Read commentary on "How does the US Elections Affect Markets?"

Read commentary on "How does the Italian Referendum Affect Markets?"

Find out where you stand

We share information on the trading activity of our institutional and retail clients. Our Order Book graphs aggregate live market data from our entire client base to show real-time snapshots of pending orders and current positions for the major currency pairs. Assess the true market sentiment before you short or long a currency.

Featured Tools from the OANDA Labs

Volatility Graph

Volatility Graph

Zero in on which currency pairs show the most significant price fluctuations over various time periods.

Learn more
Correlation Table

Correlation Table

Compare how currency pairs have moved relative to each other. Analyze your portfolio exposure and risk.

Learn more
Candlestick Patterns

Candlestick Patterns

See candlestick patterns plotted over recent currency movements.

Learn more
Currency Strength Heatmap

Currency Strength Heatmap

See the percentage change and rank of each currency relative to other currencies traded against it.

Learn more
Market Trading Hours

Market Trading Hours

See global forex trading hours and statuses.

Learn more
Official Economic Figures

Official Economic Figures

Access more than 150 economic figures from the world's major markets.

Learn more

GET STARTED

Open a demo account to fine tune your trade strategies

Try a demo account

Apply for a live account now and you could be trading in minutes

Open a live account

Trading involves significant risk of loss

Award-Winning News and Commentary

Read forex market, commodities, and global indices news and analysis using fundamental and technical tools, real-time rates, and an economic calendar.

Visit MarketPulse.com

OANDA Technical Analysis

Identify potential trading opportunities with advanced chart-pattern recognition and automated alerts — powered by Autochartist.

Learn more

OANDA Labs

Test the latest developments from OANDA's engineers. Try our new beta currency tools and updates.

Learn more

† Disclaimer:

Contracts for Difference (CFDs) or Precious Metals are NOT available to residents of the United States.

This is for general information purposes only - Examples shown are for illustrative purposes and may not reflect current prices from OANDA. It is not investment advice or an inducement to trade. Past history is not an indication of future performance.

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.

OANDA Technical Analysis, including Autochartist services and content, is provided for informational purposes only, and does not take into account any individual's personal circumstances, investment objectives, or risk tolerance.

Some trading instruments may not be available in your area.

© 1996 - 2019 OANDA Corporation. All rights reserved. "OANDA", "fxTrade" and OANDA's "fx" family of trademarks are owned by OANDA Corporation. All other trademarks appearing on this Website are the property of their respective owners.

Leveraged trading in foreign currency contracts or other off-exchange products on margin carries a high level of risk and may not be suitable for everyone. We advise you to carefully consider whether trading is appropriate for you in light of your personal circumstances. You may lose more than you invest (except for OANDA Europe Ltd customers who have negative balance protection). Information on this website is general in nature. We recommend that you seek independent financial advice and ensure you fully understand the risks involved before trading. Trading through an online platform carries additional risks. Refer to our legal section here.

Financial spread betting is only available to OANDA Europe Ltd customers who reside in the UK or Republic of Ireland. CFDs, MT4 hedging capabilities and leverage ratios exceeding 50:1 are not available to US residents. The information on this site is not directed at residents of countries where its distribution, or use by any person, would be contrary to local law or regulation.

OANDA (Canada) Corporation ULC accounts are available to anyone with a Canadian bank account. OANDA (Canada) Corporation ULC is regulated by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), which includes IIROC's online advisor check database (IIROC AdvisorReport), and customer accounts are protected by the Canadian Investor Protection Fund within specified limits. A brochure describing the nature and limits of coverage is available upon request or at www.cipf.ca.

OANDA Australia Pty Ltd is regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission ASIC (ABN 26 152 088 349, AFSL No. 412981) and is the issuer of the products and/or services on this website. It's important for you to consider the current Financial Service Guide (FSG), Product Disclosure Statement ('PDS'), Account Terms and any other relevant OANDA documents before making any financial investment decisions. These documents can be found here.

OANDA Corporation is a registered Futures Commission Merchant and Retail Foreign Exchange Dealer with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and is a member of the National Futures Association. No: 0325821. Please refer to the NFA's FOREX INVESTOR ALERT where appropriate.

OANDA Europe Limited is a company registered in England number 7110087, and has its registered office at Floor 9a, Tower 42, 25 Old Broad St, London EC2N 1HQ. It is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, No: 542574.

OANDA Japan Co., Ltd. First Type I Financial Instruments Business Director of the Kanto Local Financial Bureau (Kin-sho) No. 2137 Institute Financial Futures Association subscriber number 1571.

OANDA Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (Co. Reg. No 200704926K) holds a Capital Markets Services Licence issued by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

OANDA Markets Europa GmbH is registered in Germany and regulated by Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin). Business address is Wework Building Taunusanlage 8, 60329 Frankfurt/Main

Your capital is at risk. Losses can exceed investment. Leverage trading is high risk and not for everyone.