Award-Winning Institutional FX Platform

Hotspot, a Bats Global Markets Company, was the first ECN for the institutional FX market and continues to set the standard with deep liquidity, complete anonymity and innovative technology.

As part of our commitment to building a robust and unique FX marketplace in Europe, customers who connect to the new Hotspot London matching engine for the first time in 2016 will benefit from free trading for 90 days from the date of their connection.* Learn More.

*Offer applies to transaction (trading) brokerage only. Connectivity/session fees and minimum order size fees still apply.


Why Hotspot?
  • Diverse client base of banks, institutions, hedge funds, high frequency traders, corporates and CTAs
  • True price competition with full depth of book display
  • Tailored liquidity solutions to suit client needs
  • Comprehensive array of order types including FX algorithms
  • Multiple means of access including FIX API, Hotspot FX GUI and leading third party platform providers
  • Flexible real-time and historical market data options
  • Extensive network of over 25 FX prime brokers
  • 24-hour client service