Please note the ESMA measures on the provision of CFDs.
Please be informed that the new measures announced by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), will come into effect on Wednesday, 1st of August will have an impact on (among others) stop out levels for all your trading accounts and new margin requirements affecting new positions opened after 1st of August.
Please note that margin requirements for positions opened prior to 1st August 2018 will remain unaffected.
We strongly recommend that you visit FXPro’s dedicated page, which explains in detail the ESMA measures and also provides real-life examples, in order to understand the impact on your trading.
Specifically, stop out levels on all FxPro platforms will change as follows:
|Trading platform||Stop out before 1st of August||Stop out after 1st of August|
|FxPro MetaTrader 4||20%||50%|
|FxPro MetaTrader 5||30%||50%|
The margin requirements on all FxPro platforms (applicable for Retail clients only) will change as follows:
|Financial Instruments||Max Leverage|
|Gold, Gold oz & Gold gr||1:20|
|Spot Index Major||1:20|
|Spot Index Minor||1:10|
|US, UK, French & German Shares||1:5|