1. Desktop (Marketspeed FX)

2. Mobile (iSpeed FX)

General Setting

AS Streaming (1-click, no hedging)

  1. Set AS Streaming
    1. Click “Account” at the top left corner
    2. Select “Settings”
    3. Select “AS Streaming”
      1. Click “Activate/Inactive”
      2. Set “Order of closing position”
        • FIFO (First in, First Out): This is the default setting of AS Streaming, the first opened positions will be closed first.
        • LIFO (Last in, First out): The last opened position will be closed first.
        • P/L Loss*: The position with greater loss per trading unit (or lesser profit per trading unit) will be closed first.
        • P/L Profit*: The position with greater profit per trading unit (or lesser loss per trading unit) will be closed first.
      3. Set “Auto-removing order rule for Leave order”
    4. Click “Confirm”

  2. Place order
    1. Click “Order” and Click “AS Streaming”
    2. Select the “Currency Pair”
    3. Enter the “Amount (Amt)” (10,000 or 1,000 of the base currency)
    4. Specify the “Slippage”
    5. Click the “Buy/Sell”
    6. Show Order Execution Notice


Email setting

  1. Click “Account” at the top left corner
  2. Select “Settings” and “Email Settings”
  3. Set or update your email notification of order execution


Trading setting

  1. Click “Account” at the top left corner
  2. Select “Settings” and “Trading Settings”
  3. Set or update your preferred “Amount” and “Slippage” for different symbols


Password setting

  1. Click “Account” at the top left corner
  2. Select “Settings” and “Change Password”
  3. Set or update your password


Email/ Phone setting

  1. Click “Account” at the top left corner
  2. Select “Settings” and “Change Email/Phone”
  3. Set or update your email address and/or phone number



Platform Display



Symbol – Select the default currency pair for Rate Panel, Rate Table, Unique Charts, Order Window

Panel Alignment – Select “Horizontal”/ “Vertical” alignment when docking windows.

Link/Unlink panels when undocked – Show or hide the detached window when MARKETSPEED FX is minimized.

Font – Select “Extra Large”/ “Large”/ “Medium”/ “Small”. Changes will be applied by restarting the platform.

Display Time – Display up to 3 time zones from 15 cities/regions

Skin/Background Settings – Set window color and platform opening image Changes will be applied by restarting the platform.




1. Click “Window Mode” on the top right corner
2. Select “Simple /Advance Edit Mode”
– Simple: All windows aligned together
– Advanced: Set the windows at your preference

3. Drag the windows




Customize the platform layout and window setting of panels to better suit your trading preference and style. You can save up to 10 “My Page” layout.

Create Layout
1. Set the platform layout and window
2. Click “Edit Name” and rename
3. “Save” as back up


Import Layout

1. Click “My Page” at the top right corner
2. Click a blank “My Page” layout
3. Select “Import” and choose your MSFX layout file (.msfxhkmp]
4. Click “Edit Name” and rename

* Please note that the layout will be overwritten when you import a file.



There are 6 templates for selection – “Default”, “Info”, “Double Chart”, “Day Trade”, “Triple Chart”, and “Compact” layouts. These templates can be further modified and saved as a new “My Page” layout.



1. Click “Ticker” on the top right corner
2. Select “Show /Hide”
3. Select “Settings” to choose the display “Symbols” or “News”



1. Click “Settings” at the top right corner
2. Select “Display Settings”
3. “Reset to Factory Default” at the bottom right corner


Internet Connection

Recommended – enable military-grade encryption under high speed & stable internet connection

Tunneling – choosing from “Bypass Proxy”/ “Use Proxy” (Auto Detect)/ “Use Proxy” (Manual Setting)



Rate Display

No Effect – Characters fixed in white color and no flash.

Hold – Displays selected color for approximately 0.5 seconds after rate update.

Fade Out – Displays selected color for approximately 0.5 seconds after rate update, then fades out.

Flash – Flashes approximately 0.5 seconds after update.

Color – Set Color Options for rate fluctuations.



Margin Display Color

Enter margin threshold level (%) and Select highlight color.

Margin Maintenance (%) display color – Select color for the margin maintenance level




Build Ticker by selecting different pairs and news.

System Launch – “Show”/ “Hide” Ticker
Symbols – Select “Symbols” to display
News – Select and embed your favorite RSS newsfeed to display
Order Execution Notice – Select which row to display



1) Track the live FX rates and its change from the previous day.
2) Monitor market news
3) Feed order execution details (currency symbol, executed price, traded amount) into the ticker.
4) Monitor major stock markets, bonds, and commodities.




Set up shortcuts by any one of the following methods:


1) [Ctrl] + [Any key]/ [Shift] + [Any key]

2) [Ctrl] + [Shift] + [Any key]

3) Assigning a function key


Example: Set [Ctrl] + [G] as a shortcut for News.

* Standard Windows shortcuts are not allowed e.g. [Ctrl] + [A] / [Z] / [X] / [C] / [V]


# The total accumulated number of accounts opened with Rakuten Securities was 9 million, as of 8th May, 2023. Please click here for details.
^ Rakuten Securities was ranked as the world’s fourth largest retail forex broker by volume in Q4 2022 from Finance Magnates.
Ŧ Only available for clients who hold a Rakuten FX account.
¤ Fixed spreads are offered in Rakuten FX account during at least 95% of the time of the monthly core-time trading period (8am to 2am HKT of every trading day). However it is not guaranteed and it shall not apply to the extreme markets circumstances, include but not limit to low liquidity, high volatility, news events and public holidays. During extreme markets circumstances, spreads may widen beyond the offered spreads. Please always refer to the trading platforms for the most updated spreads.
ɞ Order execution rate is calculated based on the AS Streaming and Streaming trading orders in 10k or less order size with lower than 1 pip slippage setting in which were executed during the period between Jan 1 to Nov 1, 2017.
ʊ MARKETSPEED FX platform is the winner of “Online Forex Trading Platform” by Good Design Award in 2012.

To safeguard your trading account(s), you are highly recommended to set a strong password and change it regularly.

When executing customers’ trades, Rakuten Securities HK can be compensated in several ways, which include, but are not limited to: charging fixed lot-based commissions at the open and close of a trade, adding a markup to the spreads, acting as a counterparty in the transactions. As a result, Rakuten Securities HK’s interests may be in conflict with yours.

Rakuten Securities Hong Kong Limited (“Rakuten Securities HK” SFC CE Number: AIM232) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rakuten Securities, Inc. (*) Rakuten Securities, Inc., one of the major online brokers in Japan, founded in 1999, is a subsidiary of Rakuten Group, Inc. (TOKYO: 4755).
The risk of loss in leveraged foreign exchange trading can be substantial. You may not be suitable as you may sustain losses in excess of your initial margin funds. Leverage can work against you. Placing contingent orders, such as “stop-loss” or “stop-limit” orders, will not necessarily limit losses to the intended amounts. Market conditions may make it impossible to execute such orders. You may be called upon at short notice to deposit additional margin funds. If the required funds are not provided within the prescribed time, your position may be liquidated. You will remain liable for any resulting deficit in your account. You should therefore carefully consider whether such trading is suitable in light of your own financial position and investment objectives. Do not speculate with capital that you cannot afford to lose. If you decide to trade products offered by Rakuten Securities HK, you must read and understand the information and disclosure provided by Rakuten Securities HK. Rakuten Securities HK may provide general commentary which is not intended as investment advice and must not be construed as such. Seek advice from a separate financial advisor. Rakuten Securities HK and Rakuten Group assumes no liability for errors, inaccuracies or omissions; does not warrant the accuracy, completeness of information, text, graphics, links or other items contained within these materials. Read and understand the Terms and Conditions on Rakuten Securities HK’s website prior to taking further action.
Information Security on Internet: To protect your privacy, do not access your trading account via public or shared computer or save your password locally in any computer or mobile device after logging in. Rakuten Securities HK will never ask you to send any of your personal information such as account number and password to us directly via e-mails.
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