Trading Margin Requirements changes ahead of US Elections. Here is the official announcement of Traders Trust.
This article is originally referred from Traders Trust News.
Please be informed that effective after EOD Friday 04/11/2016 21:00 GMT on our MT4 platform the margin requirement on ALL USD pairs (apart from the US Exotic pairs) will become 1%, ahead of the upcoming US Elections at 08/11/2016.
Also note that at the same time (after EOD Friday 04/11/2016 21:00 GMT) the Margin requirements for the Exotic pairs will become 2%
This change will affect the following pairs:
EURTRY, USDTRY, EURPLN, USDPLN, EURNOK, USDNOK, EURSEK, USDSEK, NOKSEK, USDDKK, USDHKD, USDCNH, USDZAR and USDMXN.
We wanted to make you aware of these changes so you can prepare extra funding for your account should this be necessary.
In preparation of these changes, you may need to close open positions and/or add funds to your trading account.
It is YOUR responsibility to make sure that you have enough margin for your open positions in order to avoid Margin Call and/or Stop out.
Should you have any questions or require assistance please contact TTCM support via live chat on our website.
Original Source: Traders Trust News