Following the lead of their Russian cousins Alpari US announced yesterday that they too are now:
Pleased to introduce FX traders to our two new trading platforms, Alpari Direct and Alpari Direct Pro.
Way back on July 15th Alpari UK announced on their website that they:
Will launch two advanced trading platforms by the end of August, offering high-speed and direct access to the international currency market for Alpari clients and other institutional and retail customers. Powered by trading technology provider Currenex®, Alpari Direct Pro will be offered to institutional clients while Alpari Direct will be offered to retail customers.