Markets.com supports over 50 different currency pairs, not only covering the major forex currencies but also cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dash, Ripple and Ethereum. For forex trading, leverage can be as high as 1:300 and with cryptocurrencies the maximum leverage 1:5.
Stock Market CFDs
CFDs on 2000 major stocks across 12 international markets can also be traded on Markets.com. The leverage for shares is a maximum of 1:10. In addition, customers can enter into CFDs for 20 of the major stockmarket indices such as the NASDAQ, the Nikkei, the S&P500 and the FTSE. The maximum leverage for this is 1:150.
CFDs for bonds
Leverage of up to 1:100 is offered on a number of US, Japan, British and European bonds.
CFDs for a wide range of commodities are also offered at Markets.com. A wide range of commodities, including minerals, oil and food staples are supported. The level of leverage available is dependant on the type of commodity.
CFDs for ETF
Markets.com supports over 30 Exchange traded funds (ETFs), with leverage available up to a maximum of 1:100. These ETFs cover a wide range of sectors including energy, utilities, gold, currency and small cap shares.
Charting tools, training and simulations
The Markets.com platform includes access to charting tools, market education webinars and the opportunity to test out ideas with a simulation account.
The charting and analysis tools enable the trader to access information and expert opinion quickly. These tools allow for detailed chart analysis and include linear regression analysis, Bollinger bands and MACD. Trend analysis is also updated every few minutes, allowing the trader to make decisions based on the most recent trend data. Less experienced users can also experiment with a simulation account to develop their skills before they invest in the markets.
Educational information is also available on the site. Registered users can access webinars focused on different aspects of trading and learn about newer asset classes such as Bitcoin. In addition, Markets.com publishes a detailed economic calendar tracking the release of key financial data. This helps traders track the optimum time to close out their positions.