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The trading account for smart traders

The ECN account is the only choice for traders who demand absolute quality, performance and transparency from their broker.

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48 Currency Pairs
0.0pips Spreads From
0.01 Min. Lot Size
<1ms Execution From
Transparent Trade Receipts
Performance ECN | STP | NDD
ECN Account

Smart Traders Choice

Used primarily by institutional traders, HFTs and price sensitive algo traders, the Global Prime ECN account has been designed for the smart trader who knows exactly what they want.

We combine low latency connectivity, market leading spreads and liquidity across a broad range of global markets and the best trading platforms for an unrivalled trading experience.

Join Global Prime to trade with a broker whose interests are aligned with yours. We provide detailed trade receipts so you can see the performance of every trade execution including the liquidity provider behind the trade.

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ECN Account Features

Pricing & Execution
From 0.0 Pips
Minimum Deposit
A$ 200 or equivalent
Zero Fee
Multiple Funding Options
Margin Call/Stop
120% & 100%
Min. Trade Size
0.01 Lots
Max. Trade Size
Up to 1000 Lots
Free VPS*
*Trade over 20 lots / month
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  • Available Markets

    48 FX, 20 Commodities, 14 Indices

  • ECN Account Types

    Individual, Joint, Corporate and Trust accounts

  • Currencies & Commissions

    7 AUD, 7 USD, 6.2 EUR, 5.4 GBP, 9.5 SGD, 9 CAD

The Best Platforms

Powered by the best technology

  • From simple to advanced

    We have a platform to suit the needs of traders of all skills levels. Available platforms: MetaTrader 4 (popular), TraderEvolution (advanced), FIX API.

  • Trade from anywhere at anytime

    Trade from mobile, web or desktop app across our range of platforms.

  • Powerful charting and tools

    MT4 has powerful charting while retaining the simplicity expected from the world's most popular trading platform.

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Benefits of

World Class Trading

Tight Trading Spreads

Tight Spreads

Our tight ECN spreads rank among the best brokers globally.

Liquidity Providers


Tier-1 banks, non-bank market makers, ECNs & dark pools.

Range of Trading Markets

Range of Markets

48 FX, 20 Commodities, 15 Indices, 5 Digital Ccy. 20 Shares

Transparent Trading

Radical Transparency

We verify that we are ECN & all claims with trade receipts!

No Trading Restrictions

No Restrictions

No brakes on your trading. Scalper, EA, HFT, News & EA friendly.

Low Trading Execution Latency

Low Latency

Fast execution speeds
from as low as 1ms.

Frequently Asked Questions

What does ECN mean? Right Arrow

Electronic Communications Networks or ‘ECNs’ are off-exchange execution venues which allow market participants to trade with a range of counterparties anonymously. They are the main trading venues for OTC markets such as Foreign Exchange and Metals.

This basically means ECNs provide the technology and venue for price makers aka ‘liquidity providers’ to distribute their liquidity. Price takers (traders) can see these prices and execute trades against them. The ECN is therefore responsible for prices/quotes and the execution of orders.

See our ECN page for a detailed overview of the Global Prime ECN offering.

What account types does Global Prime offer? Right Arrow

Global Prime keeps it simple with one account type - The ECN Account. It features the following:

  • ECN ‘Best Execution’ with execution 26+ liquidity providers
  • Execution speeds from as low as 1ms
  • Commission is $7 per lot round turn
  • No minimum deposit
  • Spreads are super tight and variable
  • Automated trade receipts for the ultimate transparency
What are the fees and charges for trading with Global Prime? Right Arrow
  • We make money from commissions, spreads, swaps and interest
  • Commissions from start at $7 per lot traded round trip (FX & metals only)
  • Swap and interest can be earned or charged if your positions are held past the close of the underlying market (17:00 NY time ET/EST)
  • There are no fees for funding or withdrawing from our end however, your bank may charge intermediary bank fees or conversion charges, it is recommended to check with your bank to ascertain this prior to funding
  • Find more information here
What is the minimum amount needed to open a trading account? Right Arrow
  • There is no minimum starting balance however, we recommend no less than 200 AUD or the equivalent in another currency
Is Global Prime an ECN broker? Right Arrow

Global prime offers a true ECN experience. We can prove this on everyone of your trades with automated trade receipts. These show the bank who filled your trade. Find more information here.

Does Global Prime profit from your losses? Right Arrow

All client trades, and therefore market risk, is passed on to Global Primes liquidity providers. Our A-book model means that your trades are not internalised, rather they are filled by our liquidity providers. This means we do not profit from your trading losses.

How can we verify this? The transparency provided by our world's first ‘automated trade receipts’ enable clients to query vital trade information on every trade, directly from within the client portal. This feature enables you to see the full order book at the time of your trade as well as which liquidity provider filled your trade.

Are scalping, hedging, EAs and HFT allowed? Right Arrow

All strategies are welcome at Global Prime. We don’t have restrictions on trading and we don’t interfere with your trades. We do however stress the importance of risk management and will generally only ever contact a trader when their risk is too high.