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Over-regulation is slowly killing the US retail Forex industry

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The Disappearing US Forex Market

The two leading US-based Forex trading firms, FXCM and Gain Capital (, have each reported Q3 results which showed nice growth in international expansion rates, overall trading volumes, revenues and net profit. Not bad in what has been a very topsy-turvy financial market across the globe.

However, lost in some of the numbers was the fact that trading volumes in their home market, the US, have dwindled to their lowest levels in years.

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