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FOREX Trading Platforms for Mac?

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Trading Apprentice
Houston, Texas
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: ThinkOrSwim
Favorite Futures: Forex
 
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FOREX Trading Platforms for Mac?

Currently I'm using paper money on the ThinkorSwim platform and it's great! The only problem I have is I can't get approved to trade FOREX through TDAmeritrade. So my question is are there any other platforms that are similar for Mac? I can get approved to trade on FOREX.com but I don't like their web based platform.

Thanks,
Mike

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Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Sierra Chart
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Might try Oanda, never used them, but consensus seems to be they are one of the best forex dealers (i.e. they don't rip you off) and they offer a mac version.

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Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Ninjatrader
 
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thinkorswim and swordfish from fxdd

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 Vendor: speedytradingservers.com 
Rennes France
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NinjaTrader
Broker/Data: IB/Kinetick
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
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TWS with Interactive Brokers maybe ?
Or use a good Windows emulator on the Mac itself, or a VPS.

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Market Wizard
Switzerland
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Investor/RT
Broker/Data: IB / DTN
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
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Voting for IB with the special Forex API (built in).
If you need charts InvestorRT from Linnsoft might be the solution.
Data from DTN recommended for automated backfills.
Costs are there for the services but the combination runs
very smoothly on a Mac and support is excellent.

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Berlin/Germany
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader, TradeStation, Sierra Chart, MarketDelta, MetaTrader
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 1 since Aug 2012
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There used to be an MT4 version for MAC. not sure if it still available.

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Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NinjaTrader, Multicharts
Favorite Futures: Spot Forex, Gold, Silver
 
Posts: 176 since Oct 2010
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Try LMAX. Their web interface is really good.

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