New York, NY, June 16, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- FXCM announced today that its next Currency Trading Expo will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 14 and 15 at the Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre.
FXCM will present over 20 free workshops, welcoming all trading levels from beginner to advanced.
(An online description of the event: http://www.fxcmexpo.com/dallas )
The announcement was made by Drew Niv, CEO of the global foreign exchange broker, who listed some of the experts and workshops featured in the two-day meeting:
• Appearing for his first forex seminar in the Southeast, Steve Nison, the man who introduced the Western world to Japanese candle Charting, will share his newest “Forex Trading Secrets”;
• Guest Speaker Rob Booker, the “Motley Fool of Foreign Exchange” will teach “Survivability” – how to keep the most capital available for the highest probability trades;
• Kathy Lien, editor-in-chief of www.dailyfx.com and author of Day Trading the Currency Market will share her favorite trading tips and strategies;
• Boris Schlossberg, author of Technical Analysis of the Currency Market, shows how to Trade Global News and Events
Free workshops are listed for Saturday July 14th; paid workshops, including the Gold Client Exclusive Event, take place on Sunday July 15th. The Dallas Currency Trading Expo is FXCM’s second major event of the year. It will be followed by a West Coast Expo in Los Angeles in September.
To register for the FXCM Currency Trading Expo log onto www.fxcmexpo.com.
Forex Capital Markets, LLC is the Largest Forex Dealer Member**
More than 90,000 live accounts are traded via the FXCM Trading platform
Over $200 billion in notional volume is traded each month on the FXCM platform
Registered with the CFTC as a Futures Commission Merchant, FXCM (Forex Capital Markets LLC) has received numerous awards from the investment community, including Best Currency Broker from Shares, Best Retail Foreign Exchange Platform from FX Week and Best Foreign Exchange Specialist from Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities. In addition to currency trading, FXCM offers educational courses on forex trading, and provides research through DailyFX.com.
**As of September 2006, FXCM held in excess of $215 million in customer funds out of a total of over $770 million held by Forex Dealer Members. While there are approximately 31 active Forex Dealer Members with liabilities to customers of approximately $795 million, FXCM holds approximately 1 out of every 3 dollars of customer funds held by Forex Dealer Members. **Source: http://www.nfa.futures.org/news/newsProposedRule.asp?ArticleID=1704
(FXCM is the FDM referenced in this NFA document as holding in excess of $215 million in customer funds.)
Leveraged foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. The possibility exists that you could sustain a loss of some or all of your initial investment and therefore you should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose.