FXCM Reports Monthly Metrics

NEW YORK, March 13, 2017 -- FXCM Group, LLC ("FXCM Group" or “FXCM”), a leading international provider of online foreign exchange trading, CFD trading, spread betting and related services, today announced certain key customer trading metrics for February 2017 for its retail and institutional foreign exchange business, excluding Forex Capital Markets LLC ("FXCM US").

February 2017 Customer Trading Metrics from Continuing Operations (excluding United States business due to accounts sale and business withdrawal)

Customer Trading Metrics

More information, including historical results for each of the above metrics, can be found on FXCM's corporate website www.fxcm.com/uk.

This operating data is preliminary and subject to revision and should not be taken as an indication of the financial performance of FXCM Group. FXCM undertakes no obligation to publicly update or review previously reported operating data. Any updates to previously reported operating data will be reflected in the historical operating data that can be found on the Company's corporate website www.fxcm.com/uk.

(1) Volume that FXCM customers traded in period is translated into US dollars.
(2) An Active Account represents an account that has traded at least once in the previous twelve months.
(3) A Tradeable Account is an account with sufficient funds to place a trade in accordance with FXCM trading policies.

Continuing Operations
Jan-17 Feb-17 Mar-17 Apr-17 May-17 Jun-17 Jul-17 Aug-17 Sep-17 Oct-17 Nov-17 Dec-17
Trading Days in Period 21 20 23 20 23 22 21 23 21 22 22 20
Retail Active Accounts - Ex FXCM US LLC(1) 132,008 130,432 - - - - - - - - - -
Retail Active Accounts - FXCM US LLC(1) 46,764 45,395 - - - - - - - - - -
Retail Active Accounts(1) 178,772 175,827 - - - - - - - - - -
Retail Tradeable Accounts - Ex FXCM US LLC(2) 106,206 109,133 - - - - - - - - - -
Retail Tradeable Accounts - FXCM US LLC(2) 50,611 143 - - - - - - - - - -
Retail Tradeable Accounts(2) 156,817 109,276 - - - - - - - - - -
Daily Average Trades - Customers - Ex FXCM US LLC 488,917 408,446 - - - - - - - - - -
Daily Average Trades - Customers - FXCM US LLC 113,684 73,316 - - - - - - - - - -
Daily Average Trades – Customers 602,602 481,761 - - - - - - - - - -
Total Customer Trading Volume (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - Ex FXCM US LLC(3) 253 201 - - - - - - - - - -
Total Customer Trading Volume (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - FXCM US LLC(3) $62 $38 $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ -
Total Customer Trading Volume (in Billions US$ Equivalent(3) $315 $239 $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ -
Average Customer Trading Volume per Day (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - Ex FXCM US LLC(3) $12.0 $10.1 $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ -
Average Customer Trading Volume per Day (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - FXCM US LLC(3) $2.9 $1.9 $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ -
Average Retail Customer Trading Volume per Day (in Billions US$ Equivalent)(3) $15.0 $11.9 $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ - $ -
Continuing Operations
Jan-16 Feb-16 Mar-16 Apr-16 May-16 Jun-16 Jul-16 Aug-16 Sep-16 Oct-16 Nov-16 Dec-16
Trading Days in Period 20 21 23 21 22 22 21 23 22 21 22 21
Retail Active Accounts - Ex FXCM US LLC(1) 130,739 133,259 132,626 132,930 133,281 133,318 131,554 130,993 132,036 132,207 133,065 132,456
Retail Active Accounts - FXCM US LLC(1) 41,156 42,263 43,110 43,882 44,619 45,126 45,066 44,764 45,782 45,742 46,367 46,326
Retail Active Accounts(1) 171,895 175,522 175,736 176,812 177,900 178,444 176,620 175,757 177,818 177,949 179,432 178,782
Retail Tradeable Accounts - Ex FXCM US LLC(2) 109,093 111,278 112,708 113,705 115,177 115,982 116,405 119,032 105,500 105,749 105,903 105,582
Retail Tradeable Accounts - FXCM US LLC(2) 53,543 54,001 54,656 55,463 55,673 55,525 55,264 54,416 49,567 49,237 50,025 49,771
Retail Tradeable Accounts(2) 162,636 165,279 167,364 169,168 170,850 171,507 171,669 173,448 155,067 154,986 155,928 155,353
Daily Average Trades - Customers - Ex FXCM US LLC 598,424 576,345 504,069 523,385 491,144 505,934 503,479 436,116 504,103 477,914 538,144 426,394
Daily Average Trades - Customers - FXCM US LLC 131,791 128,315 111,605 115,111 105,165 115,001 115,135 95,470 100,295 97,893 110,801 92,866
Daily Average Trades – Customers 730,215 704,660 615,674 638,496 596,309 620,934 618,614 531,586 604,398 575,807 648,945 519,260
Total Customer Trading Volume (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - Ex FXCM US LLC(3) $ 305 $ 299 $ 313 $ 300 $ 271 $ 270 $ 257 $ 241 $ 291 $ 272 $ 311 $ 214
Total Customer Trading Volume (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - FXCM US LLC(3) $ 62 $ 63 $ 61 $ 61 $ 59 $ 62 $ 65 $ 54 $ 62 $ 57 $ 70 $ 46
Total Customer Trading Volume (in Billions US$ Equivalent)(3) $ 367 $ 362 $ 375 $ 361 $ 330 $ 332 $ 322 $ 295 $ 353 $ 329 $ 381 $ 260
Average Customer Trading Volume per Day (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - Ex FXCM US LLC(3) $ 15.2 $ 14.3 $ 13.6 $ 14.3 $ 12.3 $ 12.3 $ 12.3 $ 10.5 $ 13.2 $ 13.0 $ 14.2 $ 10.2
Average Customer Trading Volume per Day (in Billions US$ Equivalent) - FXCM US LLC(3) $ 3.1 $ 3.0 $ 2.7 $ 2.9 $ 2.7 $ 2.8 $ 3.1 $ 2.3 $ 2.8 $ 2.7 $ 3.2 $ 2.2
Average Retail Customer Trading Volume per Day (in Billions US$ Equivalent)(3) $ 18.4 $ 17.2 $ 16.3 $ 17.2 $ 15.0 $ 15.1 $ 15.4 $ 12.8 $ 16.0 $ 15.6 $ 17.3 $ 12.4

(1) An Active Account represents an account that has traded at least once in the previous 12 months.
(2) A Tradeable Account is an account with sufficient funds to place a trade in accordance with FXCM trading policies.
(3) Volume that FXCM customer traded in period translated into US dollars.
(4) During September 2016, the Company charged a dormancy fee to clients resulting in a number of accounts no
     longer qualifying as tradeable.

This operating data is preliminary and subject to revision and should not be taken as an indication of the financial performance of FXCM Group, LLC. Data is for FXCM Group, LLC.

About FXCM Group, LLC.

FXCM Group is a holding company of Forex Capital Markets Limited, inclusive of all EU branches (FXCM UK), FXCM Australia Pty. Limited, (FXCM AU), and all affiliates of aforementioned firms, or other firms under the FXCM group of companies [collectively "FXCM"].

FXCM is a leading provider of online foreign exchange (FX) trading, CFD trading, spread betting and related services. The company's mission is to provide global traders with access to the world's largest and most liquid market by offering innovative trading tools, hiring excellent trading educators, meeting strict financial standards and striving for the best online trading experience in the market. Clients have the advantage of mobile trading, one-click order execution and trading from real-time charts. In addition, FXCM offers educational courses on FX trading and provides trading tools proprietary data and premium resources. FXCM Pro provides retail brokers, small hedge funds and emerging market banks access to wholesale execution and liquidity, while providing high and medium frequency funds access to prime brokerage services via FXCM Prime.

Trading foreign exchange and CFDs on margin carries a high level of risk, which may result in losses that could exceed your deposits, therefore may not be suitable for all investors. Read full disclaimer.

Jaclyn Sales, 646-432-2463
Vice-President, Corporate Communications
jsales@fxcm.com

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