What is IronFX?

IronFX is a global broker that gives clients access to the retail foreign exchange market. It was founded in the United Kingdom but operates in a number of countries across the globe. The company has won numerous awards and features 10 trading platforms with 200 tradable instruments. This includes spot metals, Forex, shares, futures, commodities and spot indices. The site also features daily market news feed and insightful reading material so that clients can have access to relevant data to make informed trading decisions.


The company as founded in 2010 in Cyprus. IronFX is duly authorized by the CySEC. In 2013, the IronFX office in Australia was opened. It is regulated by the ASIC as well as the FCA in the United Kingdom. During 2014, the IronFX office in London was opened. With the opening of the new office came FCA authorization for the specific office. This would allow the company to upgrade its services and extend the scope of its license. The IronFX South African office was also opened in 2014 and is being regulated by the Financial Services Board (FSB) of South Africa.

In 2015, IronFX filed for an IPO in the New York Stock Exchange to the value of $800 million, according to the Wall Street Journal.


As previously stated, IronFX offers clients 10 trading platforms with more than 200 instruments. It has customers in more than 180 countries ranging from Latin America, Africa, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. IronFX prides itself on giving clients access to accomplished client coverage teams. The teams deliver best-practice service round the clock to online traders.

The IronFX Academy features a Forex encyclopedia, educational videos and eBooks. The company encourages traders to interact by hosting various webinars, seminars and participating at expos.

Herewith a list of services and tools by IronFX:

  • IronFX MT4
  • IronFX Personal Multi-Account Manager (PMAMM)
  • IronFX MultiTermal and web-based social trading platform
  • If you are offline, IronFX live operators are on standby to assist clients to place orders and will even provide crucial market updates.

Regulatory bodies

IronFX is currently being regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the United Kingdom, the FSB in South Africa, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) in Australia and the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) in Cyprus.

IronFX and Bit4X

IronFX is one of Bit4X associated brokers. It is regulated by the South African FSB and various other financial bodies.