The availability of financial apps has proliferated over the past few years, making it easier than ever to get real-time updates on Foreign Exchange (FX, or Forex) markets and trade right from the palm of your hand.
You can download apps specializing in the FX markets to your smartphone or other mobile device via Apple's i Tunes (AAPL) or through the Google Play Store (GOOG).
The app uses the Cryptsy online exchange and users can check their wallet balances and order history, and track charts and prices.
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Exchange Rates are delivered in lightweight JSON Format.
Updated May 2017: Completely rewritten with the best currency conversion apps for 2017.
The app stores the latest updated rates so that it can work even without an internet connection.
Currency conversion rates are offered for every world currency as well as precious metals, and rates can be analyzed using the app's market history charts.
FX Trader Magazine provides in depth economic reports, fundamental and technical analysis, trading strategies, education, interviews with successful traders and market experts, trading psychology studies, and reviews of various forex trading tools and resources.
Cost: Free Never before has it been easier to access the foreign exchange markets at any time and any place from the palm of your hand.
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