Leverage changes

Nov 3, 2016

Please note that November 8, 2016 the USA will hold presidential elections, which is likely to result in considerable volatility growth on financial markets.

In order to protect clients from volatility surge the leverage will be reduced two times from the current values November 7 at 12:00 GMT. The changes will affect the following currency pairs:

EUR/USD, USD/JPY, USD/CAD, AUD/USD, NZD/USD, AUD/CAD, AUD/NZD, AUD/JPY, EUR/AUD, EUR/JPY, EUR/NZD, EUR/CAD, EUR/NOK, USD/NOK, USD/SEK, EUR/SEK, USD/MXN.

The changes may also involve other trading instruments depending on market situation. The company will give additional notification as soon as restrictions are removed. Please check your current trading accounts parameters and get prepared to margin growth.

Risk Warning: Trading CFDs and other speculative products, such as rolling spot forex, is risky and can result in the loss of your entire invested capital. Trading in such complex products might not be appropriate or suitable for you. In any case, please ensure that you understand the risks involved and do not invest more than you can afford to lose. Read full Risk Warning of Alfa-Forex here.

Risk Warning: Trading CFDs and other speculative products, such as rolling spot forex, is risky and can result in the loss of your entire invested capital. Trading in such complex products might not be appropriate or suitable for you. In any case, please ensure that you understand the risks involved and do not invest more than you can afford to lose. Read full Risk Warning of Alfa-Forex here.

Risk Warning: Trading CFDs and other speculative products, such as rolling spot forex, is risky and can result in the loss of your entire invested capital. Read full Risk Warning of Alfa-Forex here.