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New to the challenge? Catch up.

Thanks for following the FXCM Freestyle App Challenge. We're thrilled that you're interested in building an app that will help the public particpate in foreign exchange trading. Submissions are due February 28, 2013. Get started today!

What's next?

  1. Get the scoop: review the competition requirements & judging criteria, download FXCM's ForexConnect API, and review the documentation.
  2. Get inspired: browse forex app ideas proposed by the public. 
  3. Build your forex knowledge: learn more about forex trading at, and check out FX news, research and analysis, and RSS feeds at
  4. Start building: mark the submission deadline on your calendar and start coding today!  

Earn prizes, recognition, and exposure

The best applications that use FXCM's ForexConnect API will be awarded $59,000 in cash & prizes.


Didn't find what you were looking for in Frequently Asked Questions? Post technical questions about the API on the FXProgrammers Forum or email For questions about the challenge, email and include "FXCM" in the subject line.