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FXCM Inc. (NYSE: FXCM) today announced certain key operating metrics for November 2012 for its retail and institutional foreign exchange business. Monthly activities included:

November 2012 Retail Trading Metrics

* Retail customer trading volume^(1) of $305 billion in November 2012, 6% lower than October 2012 and 11% lower than November 2011. * Average retail customer trading volume^(1) per day of $13.9 billion in November 2012, 1% lower than October 2012 and 11% lower than November 2011. * An average of 353,983 retail client trades per day in November 2012, 4% higher than October 2012 and 22% lower than November 2011. * Tradeable accounts^(2) of 203,495 as of November 30, 2012, a decrease of 219, or 0.11% from October 2012, and an increase of 10,723, or 6%, from November 2011.

November 2012 Institutional Trading Metrics

* Institutional customer trading volume^(1) of $90 billion in November 2012, 68% higher than October 2012 and 41% lower than November 2011. * Average institutional trading volume^(1) per day of $4.1 billion in November 2012, 76% higher than October 2012 and 41% lower than November 2011. * An average of 9,837 institutional client trades per day in November 2012, 68% higher than October 2012 and 67% lower than November 2011.

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