Trading Margin Requirements changes ahead of U.K Elections at 08th of June 2017.
Please note that in light of upcoming UK Election on June 8th, 2017, maximum leverage on MT4 will be limited temporarily.
The UK Election is expected to cause high volatility in market prices, especially on GBP related pairs.
The temporary measure applies as below:
All GBP pairs – EURGBP, GBPAUD, GBPCAD, GBPCHF, GBPJPY, GBPNZD and GBPUSD.
Up to 1:50, thus the margin requirement is 2%.
From Wednesday, June 7th at 14:00 to Friday, June 9th at 10:00 in GMT.
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.
For more information or inquiries regarding to this temporary measure, please contact Traders Trust support team.