Historia

2019
October
A faster version of the registration procedure launched on our website.

Unlike the previous version, the updated registration procedure is as simple as possible and allows you to:
- Indicate only the most important data, such as first name, last name, e-mail and phone
- Get access to your account without the need to confirm your e-mail
- Start using the services of the company within 1 minute

August
USDZAR spread reduced by 8 times

The South African Rand has established itself as a volatile and professional HFT instrument. That is exactly why FortFS decided to reduce the spread values on the USDZAR by 8 times!

August
Indexes and oil contracts trading conditions improved

FortFS improved trading conditions for oil CFDs. The new conditions include low spreads and marginal requirements.

July
FortFS has been on the market for 9 years!

Over the last year we have grown and developed in the following areas:
- The peak number of online customers has increased by 30%
- The growth of the active customer base amounted to 35%
- Received awards in 3 nominations from independent publications
- 15 new promotions and competitions were held
- Increased order execution speed
- Reduced spreads on popular trading pairs
- Launched official channel and chat in Telegram
FortFS will not stop! In the coming years we will delight you with new services and interesting promotions!

June
Spreads for popular trading instruments were reduced

FortFS reduced spreads for the 4 most popular currency pairs which included EURUSDf, GBPUSDf, USDJPYf, XAUUSDf to 3.5.

May
FortFS is recognized as the best Forex broker of 2019!

FortFS was recognized as the best forex broker of 2019 according to the independent resource Fxdailyinfo.com.
Our company continues to maintain its leadership in the highly competitive Forex industry by such means as the highest speed and quality of order execution, the availability of cent and swap-free accounts, infinite leverage, specialized accounts for beginners, as well as a bonus that supports margin during drawdowns.

April
Increased Execution Speed

FortFS made a connection with a number of data centers with close proximity to the IT infrastructure of the liquidity providers. This allowed us to almost double the quality and speed of orders execution on FLEX and PRO accounts!

March
САВ Shares and ETF CFD swap changes

ETF CFD contracts were attributed with a swap of 1% (ETF CFD and Shares CFD trading instruments groups).

January
FortFS is recognized as the best broker for beginners

FortFS is recognized as the best forex broker for beginners according to the MasterForex-V Trading Academy. Beginner traders gain enormous experience and extensive knowledge in the field of forex, as the company provides many services specifically designed for beginners, such as Welcome Bonus $35 and a Newbie account with 10% loss compensation.

2018
November
FortFS joined Telegram

The eagerly anticipated launch of the official FortFS news channel and chat-group in one of the most popular instant messengers in the world!

October
Autorebate promotion launched

Autorebate promotion allows our Clients to receive one of the most generous rebate payments on the market - up to $30 per each lot. It’s worth mentioning that this promotion is available not only on standard Fort and Flex accounts, but on cent accounts as well.

August
List of available cryptocurrencies was extended

Cryptocurrencies list in the trading terminal was updated. Seven new crypto-pairs are now available: NXTUSD, STRUSD, XMRUSD, ETCUSD, REPUSD, ZECUSD, EOSUSD

July
Unlimited Leverage promotion launched

Our Clients can enjoy the Unlimited Leverage promotion. This promotion allows our Clients to trade with a leverage equal to 1:∞ and with a margin equal to zero! It is now possible to open even more trades and receive even more profit!

July
FortFS has been on the market for 8 years!

During these years we have provided numerous unique promotions to our Clients, established ourselves as a reliable broker providing the highest quality service and have managed to earn the trust of Customers around the world!
None of this could have been achieved without your support!

June
The list of available currency pairs, indexes and CFD’s was extended.

FortFS increased the number of available currency pairs, indexes and CFDs for all account types.
New currencies included: Czech Koruna, Mexican Peso, Romanian Leu and South African Rand.
New indexes included: #HSI50 (Hong Kong), #JAP225 (Nikkei 225), #STOXX50 (Euro Stoxx 50).
New CFD: #NATGAS (natural gas)
Expanding the variety of trading contracts creates more trading opportunities, trading strategies and brings new ideas for our Clients, opening new horizons for trading.

May
MegaProtect Bonus launched

FortFS Clients got a great opportunity to use the unique MegaProtect Bonus which provides a bonus amount equal to 100% of the deposit and fully supports Client’s funds during a drawdown. Moreover, the bonus is available on both cent and Islamic account types and can be withdrawn!

April
All Clients received access to the MetaTrader 5 trading platform

FortFS Traders were given access to a more advanced version of the MT platform and were enabled to start using the entire New arsenal of modern trading tools and features that improve operations on global financial markets.

March
#GOFIFA2018 contest was successfully held

During the FIFA 2018 Football World Cup held in Russia, the Company organized a giveaway event for its Clients. Three lucky winners received tickets for the championship as well as a free accomodation in a boutique-hotel in the very heart of Saint-Petersburg.

January
Trading conditions for Metals and Indexes improved

FortFS increased the quoting accuracy for 11 trading instruments of the “Metals” group. Indexes quoting mode was converted into a floating spread mode, that reduced the cost of trading and increased execution speed and quality!

2017
November
СRYPTOCURRENCIES TRADING IS LAUNCHED

Meet the most popular cryptocurrencies in the terminal of FortFS: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Etherium, Litecoin, Ripple, Dashcoin.

October
SPREADS ON POPULAR CONTRACTS ARE REDUCED!

FortFS announces a new reduction in spreads on the four most popular currency pairs: EURUSD; GBPUSD; USDJPY; GOLD.

July
FortFS celebrates its 7 years

For the 7-th anniversary, FortFS offers its clients a unique promotion called WANGA BONUS as the tribute to all traders and partners who've been working with us all these years and continue choosing our Company amongst the others in world financial markets

May
New trading contracts. CFD on ETF has been added

Now 43 stocks from the largest ETF providers are available for trading. The providers include Blackrock (iShares), Vanguard, State Street Global Advisors (SPDR).

May
FOREX BROKERS AWARD 2017 WINNER

Following the vote "Forex Brokers Award 2017 Winners" conducted by one of the most popular analytical portals of the currency market FxDailyInfo.com, FortFS broker is awarded in four nominations: Best Forex Broker Asia; Best Forex Broker; Best ECN / STP Broker; Best News & Analysis Provider

April
New contracts. CFD USA SHARES are available

FortFS adds 54 new contracts to the CFD USA SHARES group of contracts. All the newly added trading instruments are available in the MT4 trading terminal. Leading technology and financial giants such as Apple, Google, Facebook, Ebay, Amazon, Alibaba, Tesla, Nvidia, Oracle, LG, etc. now available for trading!

January
Forex Awards nominations

The independent media resource Forex Awards according to the results of voting for 2016 nominated Forts in the following categories: Best Forex Broker Asia 2016 and Best Mini Account Provider 2016. FortFS thanks all our traders and partners for active participation in the company's life.

January
The best forex broker for Newbie traders 2016

The award is granted by the Academy of Trading MasterForex-V. The broker’s goal to provide best trading conditions for Newbies is achieved by providing a special type of account for our clients with little experience. The newbie account helps our clients to test and develop their strategy despite all related risks. This unique account provides to our clients 10% compensation of the lost amount. "Newbie account" is very popular among our clients.

2016
December
Gala dinner in Kuala Lumpur

On December 17, the gala dinner is held in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, where Company's leading partners and VIP clients are invited.

December
More than 100 seminars held in Asian regions

During 2016 FortFS actively promoted its presence in Asia. The company opened 2 educational centers in Malaysia and held more than 100 educational and promoting seminars in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and China.

November
Best ECN / STP Forex Broker 2016

The award is granted at the 17th exhibition "MENA FFXPO 2016", held in Dubai, UAE. The company is one of the main sponsors of the exhibition. High quality of the broker’s services and products as well as a series of organized seminars for private and corporate investors have helped us to establish the necessary level of trust and gain popularity in the region.

October
FortFS is the Silver Sponsor on "MENA FFXPO 2016", Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The forex broker FortFS in November 2016 takes part in the 17th Financial Expo MENA as one of the main sponsors of the exhibition.

July
Introduction of a new service - CopyTrading

Our new service CopyTrading is available to our clients. We have collected all advantages of similar services and created a unique system that allows clients to copy the trades of successful traders. CopyTrading has the three key criteria: security, simplicity and transparency.

May
Awards from the "Forex Brokers Award 2016 Winners"

According to the voting results of the "Forex Brokers Award 2016 Winners" in April 2016, the company receives several awards: Best Forex Broker 2016, Best ECN / STP Broker 2016, Best Forex Broker Asia.

April
FortFS Educational Center opened in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

FortFS officially announces the opening of an educational center in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia.

February
Support Margin Bonus is available on a regular basis

Due to the numerous requests of our customers, the company starts to provide Support Margin Bonus on a regular basis.

January
Most Transparent Broker 2015

The award is granted by an independent media resource Forex Awards. The jury notes the following points regarding the company’s management and trading conditions: no hidden commissions or fees, a wide range of bonuses available and fair bonus conditions, an automatic margin call notification, frequently updated history of the expiration of futures contracts, and international brokerage license. All those unique features have allowed us to win the trust of our customers.

January
Best Forex Broker Asia 2015

The award is granted by an independent media resource Forex Awards. The company is organizing training programs and seminars for traders on a regular basis in South-East and Central Asia regions. Our offices in the Asian region are aimed to provide best service for our customers and partners of the region.

2015
December
Best CFD Broker 2015

The award is granted by the Academy of Trading MasterForex-V. The broker FortFS offers best trading conditions for working with CFD trading instruments, including futures and other high liquidity contracts.

December
"Best Affiliate Program"

According to the polls taken by the independent news agency RUSSIAN TRADING DAY MONEY, Fort Financial Services is ranked 3rd in the "Best Affiliate Program" nomination in the year 2015 among 145 competing brokers.

November
Opening of the FortFS office in Jakarta

The official opening of the office of Fort Financial Services in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia. Fort FS expands its geographic presence. In the nearest future FortFS plans to open several offices in South-East Asia.

November
Participation in the exhibition Money Fair Shanghai 2015

The company takes part in the largest international exhibition "Money Fair Shanghai 2015"

October
Launch of "Support Margin Bonus"

Support Margin Bonus from FortFS is a bonus which remains on your account at any market drawdown including situations when the bonus amount is larger than the amount of own funds; as a result, it offers real support in traders’ work, regardless of the trading results, increasing the financial possibilities on trader’s account.

September
The investment service S.T.A.R became available

The investment service S.T.A.R. becomes available. S.T.A.R. may be considered as an improved analogue of account known as PAMM.

September
Strategic Partner of "Shanghai Forex Expo 2015"

At the annual international exhibition "Shanghai Forex Expo 2015" held in Shanghai, China, Fort Financial Services is approved by the organizers as a strategic partner of the exhibition and is granted the "Best STP / ECN broker 2015" award.

June
The company celebrates its 5th anniversary

January
The NINJATRADER and CQG trading terminasl are available

Fort Financial Services constantly works on improvement and upgrading of trading conditions and services. As part of this policy two new trading terminals “NinjaTrader” and "CQG" became available for clients.

2014
December
The most technologically advanced broker of 2014

The award is granted by Masterforex-V Trading Academy. The broker’s unique services and features introduced in the year 2014 such as automatic Margin Call notifications, large volume orders' slippage decreasing algorithm and free VPS service helped FortFS to win this prestigious award.

June
WELCOME TO FORT FINANCIAL SERVICES

TradeFort receives an international brokerage license and, starting from June 29, 2014, operates under the new brand - Fort Financial Services.

April
New spot contracts are available

The clients now have access to new trading instruments. Newly introduced contracts are spot metals, platinum and palladium in relation to US dollar and Euro.

2013
November
The re-branding process has been started

The company’s management sets out to introduce a new series of innovative solutions directed at selecting and connecting only the most reliable payment systems, clearing houses, liquidity providers and banks. Furthermore, the decision to rebrand and operate the company as Fort Financial Services is made.

November
New currency pairs are available

The list of available currency pairs for trading is expanded as part of the company's policy to upgrade the services provided. Now among the Forex pairs the following new pairs are available: AUDDKK, AUDNOK, AUDGBP, AUDSGD, EURSGD, GBPSGD and USDSEK.

July
No spread trading instruments are available

The company introduces new type of trading contracts for the FOREX market - currency pairs with zero spread. The main feature of this type of contracts is that the spread for the currency pairs is not charged.

April
Automatic MarginCall notifications

Upon approaching the Margin Call level every client receives in advance an automatic notification, which makes trading safe and efficient.

March
Newbie trading account type is available

The newbie account type helps our clients to test and develop their strategy despite all related risks. This unique account provides to our clients 10% compensation of the lost amount. "Newbie account" is very popular among our clients.

March
CFD on futures and ETF

New types of contracts are available for the traders - CFD on Futures and ETF. Unique feature of these trading instruments is that all client’s orders on CFD on Futures and ETF are executed exactly according to the exchange prices, which are the same for every broker.

February
Contract specification is updated

A new service is launched. Each available trading contract is listed in accordance to its group. It allows the clients easily navigate and search for trading contract needed.

2012
November
Statements are available in Trader’s room

Now customers are able to generate detailed statements in their Trader’s room for any period of time

June
TradeFort prepaid bank card

Tradefort, in cooperation with Payoneer, releases its own MasterCard payment card

March
Mobile platforms are available: iPhone, Android, Windows Mobile

The list of supported platforms is extended. Now the company's customers can trade any time and anywhere using their mobile devices!

January
New account type - Pro

The company launches a new type of account called “Pro”. The new account type is an ECN account, which means that all orders are executed on inter-bank.

2011
November
Launch of the bonus program - Deposit Bonus

Our customers can receive up to 50% bonus on a deposit amount.

September
Launch of the first bonus program - Welcome Bonus 5 USD

Each new customer of the company can receive Welcome bonus of $ 5 after opening a real trading account.

July
First Birthday!

The company celebrates its first birthday anniversary.

May
CFD contracts for USA shares availabe for trading

TradeFort extends the list of trading instruments. Our clients are able to trade 30 CFD contracts of the leading US companies.

March
Introducing a new solution - TradeFort Bridge

The company develops and integrated the new technology "TradeFort Bridge". This technology, known as Straight Through Processing (STP), is the most innovative solution in automated dealing and allows to execute client’s orders at a rate reaching milliseconds, provided the market has sufficient liquidity.

January
Trader’s room basic design was completed

IT department of the company successfully launches basic design of Trader’s cabinet.

2010
December
Cooperation with MetaQuotes Software Corp.

The broker signs first license agreement with MetaQuotes Software Corp. According to the agreement the MetaTrader 4 trading terminal is provided for free to all company’s clients.

July
The registration procedure for TradeFort was completed

One Vector Group LTD, operating under TradeFort trademark, completes the registration procedure of the company in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

June
TradeFort trademark was created

On June 9 international financial holding One Vector Group Inc. announces the creation of TradeFort trademark. The newly created broker is aimed to provide world class brokerage services in FOREX, CFD and futures markets. Competing with the best brokers worldwide, the company’s focus is set particularly on establishing its presence in Europe, Middle East, Asia, Latin America, Russia and the CIS.