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July 23rd, 2012 - GFT Markets, the global provider of retail and institutional currency and derivatives trading has launched a native Android™ application for its award winning DealBook® trading platform. DealBook® for Android is uniquely designed with speed, performance and reliability as key attributes. DealBook® for Android will also scale to fit most tablets and is additionally available for the Kindle Fire. This complements other bespoke GFT Markets DealBook® mobile applications that have been launched recently for both the iPhone® and iPad®, whilst a universal version of the mobile platform can also be supported on any internet enabled handset.

As mobile handsets become ever more powerful, retail traders across the globe expect to be able to monitor their accounts and deal in real time on a fully functional platform, regardless of their location. DealBook® for Android allows clients to place the full range of order types, set SMS or e-mail price alerts and edit these orders across over 120 currency pairs and 3200 markets as a CFD or spread bet. Clients also have the ability to monitor P&L accounts, access a range of text and video-based resources and get 24hr support by phone, e-mail or live text chat, anytime, anywhere.

Martin Slaney, Director of Global Product Management at GFT Markets, commented:
“The release of DealBook® for Android is the latest illustration of how we listen to what our clients want, then invest the time developing a product that exceeds their expectations. We will continue to work with our trading community to ensure that GFT as a company and the DealBook® trading platform both keep delivering the services they want, now and into the future.”

All GFT Markets clients can log into DealBook® for Android simply by using their existing account details and password. Live markets news and a full range of charting options, plus the ability to overlay key technical indicators is also available. The application can be downloaded from the Google Play Store.

About DealBook® for Android

DealBook® for Android can be viewed on a mobile device. The user interface has been designed for the smartphone, but is accessible on any Android enabled tablet device.

Minimum OS compatibility is Android 2.1. The DealBook® for Android app was designed based on Android 3.0.
The application currently supports English and Japanese language versions.

About GFT Markets

From local offices in London, New Jersey, Grand Rapids, Dubai, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo, GFT provides its global client base with the opportunity to speculate and trade in a broad range of markets, quickly, efficiently and securely. Most known for its award-winning DealBook® platform available for desktop, the web, or mobile phone, GFT also provides options for automated trading, 24/7 customer service, and competitive spreads even in times of market volatility.
Trading forex, CFDs, and spread bets is risky and not suitable for everyone. All of these products (excluding Binary CFDs and Binary Spread Bets) are leveraged, and you can lose more than your initial deposit. Don’t trade more than you can afford to lose.

GFT Global Markets UK Ltd. is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) for forex, CFDs, and Spread Bets. The FSA does not regulate Binary CFDs and Binary Spread Bets. © 2012 Global Futures and Forex, Ltd. All rights reserved.

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Jo Benton 
Director, Global Product Marketing
+44 (0) 207 170 0764

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