- Change of Equity Index CFD symbols
- Close Only from February 24th
- Removal of symbols on April 4th
- Update your Market Watch on FXOpen MT4 and MT5
Change of Equity Index CFD symbols
FXOpen will be changing the symbols of Equity Index CFD, for more efficient trading environment on MT4 and MT5 platforms.
There is no changes made on trading conditions of Equity Index CFD, but the symbols will be updated into a single version.
For the list of Equity Index CFDs available on FXOpen MT4 and MT5, please visit FXOpen Official Website.
Close Only Mode from February 24th
Due to the change of Equity Index CFD symbols, the following symbols will be set to “Close Only Mode” from 24th February 2020.
- Wall Street 30
- US SPX 500
- US Tech 100
- Germany 30
If you have opened positions of the above symbols before February 24th, then you can only close them after February 24th.
From February 24th, if you wish to trade the above Equity Index CFDs, you can select the following symbols to continue trading.
- Wall Street 30 (Mini)
- US SPX 500 (Mini)
- US Tech 100 (Mini)
- Germany 30 (Mini)
The Equity Index CFDs with “(Mini)” are the new symbols available on FXOpen MT4 and MT5.
Removal of symbols on April 4th
From February 24th, all new orders must be made on the new symbols as specified above.
The old symbols Equity Index CFDs will be removed from FXOpen MT4 and MT5 on April 4th 2020.
If you have open positions of Equity Index CFD with old symbols, the orders will be closed at the last market price of the day.
Update your Market Watch on FXOpen MT4 and MT5
The update of Equity Index CFD symbols does not require any update of the platforms, but you can see the new symbols in the “Market Watch” window of FXOpen MT4 and MT5.
To show the new symbols (and all available symbols) on FXOpen MT4 and MT5, right click in the “Market Watch” window and click on “Show All” as below.
Do you have any questions about the update of Equity Index CFD symbols?
Contact FXOpen’s multilingual support team available for 24 hours a day and 5 days a week from FXOpen Official Website.