the French forex & CFD market

20,000 people in France trade contracts for difference and/or foreign exchange

  • 20,000 people in France trade either contracts for difference (CFDs) and/or do retail foreign exchange (FX) trading, comprising 16,000 who trade CFDs and 15,500 trading FX, including 11,500 who do both
  • 9,000 people who have not traded before intend to start trading at least one of these products within 12 months
  • 38% of current CFD traders had traded warrants before they started trading CFDs
  • IG Markets leads in terms of client relationships in the CFD market
  • FXCM leads by number of relationships in the FX market